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Meet the youngest serving governor in Nigeria.

Yahaya Adoza Bello born June 18 1975 is the youngest governor in Nigeria, a businessman and the present governor of Kogi State located at North Central geo political zone of Nigeria, born in Okene Kogi Central senatorial district. The youngest child of the family of six children, he studied at Kaduna State polythecnic Zaria in 1995 before proceeding to obtained his degree in accounting from Ahmadu Bello University in 1999, he obtained his M. SC in Business Administration in 2002 and chattered fellow of the association of national accountants in Nigeria 2004. In 2015, he was choosen to the platform of All Progressive Congress (APC) as a replacement for Abubbakar Audu who originally won the election and died before result was officially announced.

On 16th November 2019, he was re-elected after defeating People's Democratic Party opposition by 200,000 votes, he is the only Nigerian governor to be born after Nigeraia civil war, hence, making him the youngest governor in Nigeria.

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APC Kaduna State Kogi State Okene Kogi Central Yahaya Adoza Bello


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