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3 Former Nigerian Presidents That Are Fulani By Tribes

There are so many influential men who hails from different ethnic groups. Some of these prominent men have been opportune to serve in different political positions in this country. We will be discussing three former Nigerian Presidents that are Fulani by tribes

01: Shehu Shagari

Shehu Usman Aliyu Shagari is a great leader who is commonly called Shehu Shagari. This great man was the former president of Nigeria and has been opportune to served in others political positions in this country.

According to reports, Shehu Usman was born on February 25th, 1925 in Shagari to a Sunni Muslim Fulani family.

02: General Murtala Muhammed

General Murtala Ramat Muhammed is a very great man that can't be forgotten in Nigeria. He was appointed as the President of Nigeria from 1975 until his assassination in 1976.

This great man was born on 8th of November 1938 in Kano.His father, Muhammed Riskuwa, was from the Fulani Genawa clan.

03: Umaru Musa Yar'Adua

Umaru Musa Yar’Adua is well-recognized leader that can't be easily forgotten.This great man was appointed as president of Nigeria from 2007 to 2010.Umaru Musa Yar’Adua was born to an elite Fulani family. This great man died on 5th of May 2010.

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