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Top Nigerian Governors we have in 2021

1. Dr. Arthur Ifeanyi Okowa

Dr. Arthur Ifeanyi Okowa was born on the 8th Of July, 1959 at Owa-Alero in the present Ika North-East Local Government Area of Delta State. He had his early education at the Iroro primary school, Owa-Alero and later attended the famous Edo College, Benin City between 1970 and 1976. He graduated with the second best result in the Higher School Certificate Examination in the then Bendel State in 1976.

Thereafter, he proceeded to the University of Ibadan to study Medicine and Surgery, where he graduated in 1981 with MBBS, at the record age of 22. He is the current Governor of Delta State and all the inhabitants of the state commend his humanitarian assistance. Delta State has witnessed many revolutions during his tenure as a Governor.

2. Nyesom Wike

Nyesom Wike is a Nigerian lawyer and politician and he is the current governor of Rivers State. He attended Government secondary school, Eneka where he obtained his West African Secondary School Certificate. From there, he proceeded to Rivers State University of Science and Technology where he obtained a degree in law.Wike was born on 13th March 1963 to the family of Reverend and Nlemanya Wike in Rumuepirikom, Obio-Akpor, Rivers State, Nigeria. He was the former Minister for State Education under President Goodluck Jonathan administration.

3. Okezie Ikpeazu

Okezie Ikpeazu is the current governor of Abia State. He was born on October 18th 1964. He studied clinical biochemistry at University of Maiduguri. He has conducted many projects in the state.

He started the education for employment scheme in Abia State which has created job opportunities for many youths in the state.

He also launched a free ICT training center for primary and secondary students in the state .

He also started the Integral Payroll Verification System to tackle the issue of ghost workers.

Indeed, all this are outstanding achievements during his tenure as a governor. If his type are all the 36 states, no single issue will arise from corruption.

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