List of 36 States in Nigeria with their Capitals, Current Governors and Title (slogan).

List of 36 States in Nigeria with their Capitals, Current Governors, and Title (slogan).

As a Nigerian or a student studying in Nigeria is a big shame to be asked about the 36 States in Nigeria with their Capitals, Current Governors and Title (slogan) and he/she is unable to answer.

States in nigeria with their Capitals

States in nigeria with their Capitals

S. No State Capital Current Governor State Title
1 Abia State Umuahia Okezie Ikpeazu God’s own State
2 Adamawa State Yola Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri Formerly Land of Beauty, Sunshine and Hospitality

New Slogan: Highest peak of the nation

3 Akwa Ibom State Uyo Udom Gabriel Emmanuel Land of promise
4 Anambra State Awka Willie Obiano Former slogan: Home for all

New slogan: Light of the nation

5 Bauchi State Bauchi Bala Mohammed Pearl of Tourism
6 Bayelsa State Yenagoa Douye Diri The Glory of All Lands
7 Benue State Makurdi Samuel Ortom Food basket of the Nation
8 Borno State Maiduguri Babagana Umara Zulum Home of peace
9 Cross River State Calabar Benedict Ayade The people’s paradise
10 Delta State Asaba Ifeanyi Okowa Former slogan: The Big Heart

New slogan: The Finger of God

11 Ebonyi State Abakaliki Dave Umahi The salt of the Nation
12 Edo State Benin City Godwin Obaseki The Heart Beat of the Nation
13 Ekiti State Ado – Ekiti Kayode Fayemi Former slogan: Fountain of Knowledge

New slogan: Land of honour and integrity

14 Enugu State Enugu Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi Coal City State
15 Gombe State Gombe Muhammad Inuwa Yahaya Jewel in the Savannah
16 Imo State Owerri Hope Odidika Uzodinma formerly Land of Hope, new slogan is Eastern heartland
17 Jigawa State Dutse Mohammed Badaru Abubakar The New World
18 Kaduna State Kaduna Nasir Ahmad el-Rufai Formerly Liberal State, new slogan is Centre of learning
19 Kano State Kano Abdullahi Umar Ganduje Centre of Commerce
20 Katsina State Katsina Aminu Bello Masari State of Hospitality
21 Kebbi State Birnin Kebbi Abubakar Atiku Bagudu Land of Equity
22 Kogi State Lokoja Yahya Bello The Confluence State
23 Kwara State Ilorin AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq The state of Harmony
24 Lagos State Ikeja Babajide Sanwo-Olu Centre of Excellence
25 Nasarawa State Lafia Abdullahi Sule The home of Solid Minerals
26 Niger State Minna Abubakar Sani Bello The power State
27 Ogun State Abeokuta Dapo Abiodun The Gateway State
28 Ondo State Akure Rotimi Akeredolu The sunshine State
29 Osun State Oshogbo Gboyega Isiaka
30 Oyo State Ibadan Seyi Makinde The pace setter State
31 Plateau State Jos Simon Lalong Home of peace and tourism
32 Rivers State Port Harcourt Ezenwo Nyesom Wike Treasure base of the Nation
33 Sokoto State Sokoto Aminu Waziri Tambuwal The seat of the Caliphate
34 Taraba State Jalingo Darius Ishaku Nature’s gift to the Nation
35 Yobe State Damaturu Mai Mala Buni Old slogan: The young shall grow

New slogan: Pride of the sahel

36 Zamfara State Gusau Abdul-Aziz Yari Abubakar Old slogan: Home of Agricultural Products

New slogan: Farming is our pride

Current Minister of Abuja Federal Capital Territory (FCT) is Muhammed Bello and the title is Centre of Unity

Above is the List of 36 States in Nigeria with their Capitals, Current Governors and Title (slogan).

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  1. I need all Nigeria states in abbreviations pls

    1. Adekunle Olamide

      Okay don’t worry you will see it more time to

  2. Nigeria has become an advanced country

  3. Proud to be Nigerian 🇳🇬

  4. Adekunle Olamide

    I need all the place in Ogun state, and all the Local Government and there place please i need it.

  5. Emmaclever blinks

    This is updated. Check the Imo governor

    1. Thanks, noted

  6. Please,can I get the map of cross River State in full

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