North-Eastern State

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North-Eastern State is a former administrative division of Nigeria.wikipedia
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Northern Region, Nigeria

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It was created on 27 May 1967 from parts of the Northern Region.
In 1967, Northern Nigeria was divided into the North-Eastern State, North-Western State, Kano State, Kaduna State, Kwara State, and the Benue-Plateau State, each with its own Governor.

Bauchi State

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On 3 February 1976, the state was divided into Bauchi, Borno and Gongola states.
The state was formed in 1976 when the former North-Eastern State was broken up.

Borno State

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On 3 February 1976, the state was divided into Bauchi, Borno and Gongola states.
The state was formed in 1976 from the split of the North-Eastern State.

Musa Usman

Brigadier (air force) Musa Usman was the first governor of North-Eastern State, Nigeria from May 1967 to July 1975 after the state had been formed from part of Northern Region during the military regime of General Yakubu Gowon.

Muhammadu Buhari

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From 1 August 1975 to 3 February 1976, General Murtala Mohammed, appointed Buhari as Governor of the North-Eastern State, to oversee social, economic and political improvements in the state.

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North-Eastern State is a former administrative division of Nigeria.

Gongola State

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On 3 February 1976, the state was divided into Bauchi, Borno and Gongola states.

Gombe State

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Gombe State was later split out of Bauchi, Yobe State from Borno and Gongola was split into Taraba State and Adamawa State.

Yobe State

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Gombe State was later split out of Bauchi, Yobe State from Borno and Gongola was split into Taraba State and Adamawa State.

Taraba State

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Gombe State was later split out of Bauchi, Yobe State from Borno and Gongola was split into Taraba State and Adamawa State.

Adamawa State

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Gombe State was later split out of Bauchi, Yobe State from Borno and Gongola was split into Taraba State and Adamawa State.

List of Governors of Borno State

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Borno State was formed on 3 February 1976 when North-Eastern State was divided into Bauchi, Borno, and Gongola states.

List of Governors of Gongola State

Gongola State was formed on 1976-02-03 when North-Eastern State was divided into Bauchi, Borno, and Gongola states.

List of Governors of Bauchi State

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Bauchi State was formed in 1976-02-03 when North-Eastern State was divided into Bauchi, Borno, and Gongola states.

Mohammed Kaliel

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Colonel Mohammed Bello Kaliel (RTD) was the first Governor of Bauchi State, Nigeria after it was formed on 3 February 1976 when North-Eastern State was divided into Bauchi, Borno, and Gongola states, during the military regime of General Olusegun Obasanjo.

List of Governors of Kano State

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Kano State was formed in 1967-05-27 when the Northern region was split into Benue-Plateau, Kano, Kwara, North-Central, North-Eastern and North-Western states.

List of Governors of Kwara

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Kwara, Nigeria was formed on 27 May 1967 when the Northern region was split into Benue-Plateau, Kano, Kwara, West Central, North-Eastern and North-Western states;

Governor of Northern Nigeria

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With effect from 27 May 1967, Northern Nigeria was divided into the North-Eastern State, North-Western State, Kano State, Kaduna State, Kwara State, and the Benue-Plateau State, each with its own Governor.

Mustapha Amin

Mustapha A. Amin
Group Captain Mustapha A. Amin was the first governor of Borno State, Nigeria from March 1976 to July 1978 during the military regime of General Olusegun Obasanjo, after that state had been formed when North-Eastern State was divided into Bauchi, Borno, and Gongola states.

Idrissa Timta

Mustapha Idrissa Timta
Timta began his career as an inspector of area courts for the former North-Eastern State judicial system.

List of Deputy Governors of Kano State

Kano State was formed in 1967-05-27 when the Northern region was split into Benue-Plateau, Kano, Kwara, North-Central, North-Eastern and North-Western states.

Shehu Abubakar

Shehu Usman Abubakar
Abubakar also joined the staff of two former northern Nigerian state governments: the former North-Eastern State government and the government of the now-defunct Bauchi State, where he became the Permanent Secretary of Parastatals, Local governments, Animals, Forestry and Establishment.