Welcome to the Nigeria Presidents page. This page contains a table of the Past and current of Heads of Government of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.

President Tenure State
Major General Johnson Aguiyi-Ironsi 16/01/1966 - 29/07/1966 Abia
Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa 01/10/1960 - 15/01/1966 Bauchi
General Yakubu Gowon 01/08/1966 - 29/07/1975 Plateau
General Murtala Muhammed 29/07/1975 - 13/02/1976 Kano
General Olusegun Obasanjo 13/02/1976 - 01/10/1979 Ogun
Alhaji Shehu Shagari 01/10/1979 - 31/12/1983 Sokoto
Major General Muhammadu Buhari 31/12/1983 - 27/08/1985 Katsina
General Ibrahim Babangida 27/08/1985 - 26/08/1993 Niger
Chief Ernest Shonekan 26/08/1993 - 17/11/1993 Lagos
General Sani Abacha 17/11/1993 - 08/06/1998 Kano
General Abdulsalami Abubakar 09/06/1998 - 29/05/1999 Niger
Chief Olusegun Obasanjo 29/05/1999 - 29/05/2007 Ogun
Alhaji Umaru Musa Yar’Adua 29/05/2007 - 05/05/2010 Katsina
Dr. Goodluck Jonathan 06/05/2010 - 29/05/2015 Bayelsa
Muhammadu Buhari 29/05/2015 - 29/05/2023 Katsina
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