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Military Administrators in Nigeria 1998-1999 (Abdulsalami Abubakar Regime)

General Abdulsalami Abubakar was the last military Head of State before the Fourth Republic. He was the Chief of Defence Staff during Abacha’s regime

He did what his predecessors (Ibrahim Babangida and Sani Abacha) were unable to do by handling over to the democratically elected president.

Abdulsalami Abubakar assumed office on June 9, 1998, after the death of General Sani Abacha on June 8, 1998.

Below are the military administrators that worked with Abdulsalami Abubakar between June 1998 to May 29, 1999

StateMilitary Administrators
AbiaAnthony Obi
AdamawaAhmadu Hussaini
Akwa IbomJohn Ebiye
AnambraEmmanuel Ukaegbu
BauchiAbdul Mshelia
BayelsaPaul Obi
BenueDominic Oneya
BornoLawal Haruna
Cross RiverChristopher Osondu
DeltaWalter Feghabo
EbonyiSimeon Oduoye
EdoAnthony Onyearugbulem
EkitiAtanda Yusuf
EnuguAdewunmi Agbaje
GombeMohammed Bawa
ImoTanko Zubairu
JigawaAbubakar Maimalari
KadunaUmar Farouk Ahmed
KanoAminu Isa Kontagora
KatsinaJoseph Akaagerger
KebbiSamaila Bature Chamah
KogiAugustine Aniebo
KwaraRasheed Shekoni
LagosMohammed Buba Marwa
NasarawaBala Mande
NigerHabibu Idris Shuaibu
OgunKayode Olofin-Moyin
OndoMoses Fasanya
OsunTheophilus Bamigboye
OyoAmen Edore Oyakhire
PlateauMusa Shehu
RiversSam Ewang
SokotoRufai Garba
TarabaAina Owoniyi
YobeMusa Mohammed
ZamfaraJibril Yakubu

Note: Some of the military administrators that worked with Sani Abacha were retained by the regime of Gen. Salami while some of them were redeployed to another state.

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