You asked: When was the last presidential election held in Nigeria?

General elections were held in Nigeria on 23 February 2019 to elect the President, Vice President, House of Representatives and the Senate.

When was the 2015 presidential election conducted in Nigeria?

General elections were held in Nigeria on 28 and 29 March 2015, the fifth quadrennial election to be held since the end of military rule in 1999. Voters elected the President and members to the House of Representatives and the Senate. The incumbent president, Goodluck Jonathan sought his second and final term.

What year is the next election in Nigeria?

General elections will be held in Nigeria on 23 February 2023 to elect the President, Vice President, House of Representatives and Senate.

Was 2015 an election year?

The 2015 United States elections were held (for the most part) on Tuesday, November 3. The off-year election included a special election for Speaker of the House.

Who was the first Nigerian Prime Minister?

Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa, KBE PC (December 1912 – 15 January 1966) was a Nigerian politician who was the first and only Prime Minister of Nigeria.

When was the election held in 2019?

General elections were held in India in April to May 2019 to constitute the 17th Lok Sabha. The BJP-led NDA won the elections.

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How many votes did Buhari get in 2019?

President

Candidate Running mate Votes
Muhammadu Buhari Yemi Osinbajo 15,191,847
Atiku Abubakar Peter Obi 11,262,978
Felix Nicolas Ado Baba 110,196
Obadiah Mailafia Nasiru Tanimowo Nurain Bolanle 97,874

Who was Nigeria’s only military president?

Living former heads of state

Name Term/Reign Office
Olusegun Obasanjo 1976–1979 1999–2007 Military ruler President of Nigeria
Muhammadu Buhari 1983–1985 2015–present Military ruler President of Nigeria
Ibrahim Babangida 1985–1993 Military ruler
Ernest Shonekan 1993 Interim president

Who is the current president in Nigeria?

Who is the president of America?

Who is the second president of Nigeria?

CHRONOLOGIES OF PAST PRESIDENTS AND HEADS OF STATE

S/N NAME PERIOD SERVED
1 ALHAJI ABUBAKAR TAFAWA BALEWA 1960 – 1966
2 CHIEF BENJAMIN NNAMDI AZIKIWE OCTOBER 1, 1963 – JANUARY 16, 1966
3 MAJOR GENERAL JOHNSON THOMAS UMUNNAKWE AGUIYI IRONSI JANUARY 16, 1966 – JULY 29, 1966
4 GENERAL YAKUBU GOWON AUGUST 1, 1966 – JULY 29, 1975
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