2023 Elections: Full List of 24 Female Governorship Candidates
The Saturday, March 18, 2023, governorship election will be held in 28 states nationwide.
However, 24 females are among the contestants presented by 18 political parties for the most powerful position in Nigerian states.
Below is the list of the 24 women contesting for the governorship seats in Nigeria;
Aishatu Dahiru – APC
Aishatu Dahiru Ahmed, also known as Binani, is a Nigerian senator of the All Progressives Congress “APC” representing Adamawa Central senatorial district in the 9th Assembly.
She was formerly a member of the House of Representatives representing Yola North/Yola South/Girei federal constituency as a member of the People’s Democratic Party in the 7th Assembly (2011–2015).
Binani is the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress.
- Gladys Johnson-Ogbuneke – SDP
- Lancaster Okoro – PRP
- Ekanem Abasiekeme – AAP
- Udoh Emem – SDP
- Roseline Chenge – ADP
- Aondona Dabo-Adzuana – ZLP
- Abubakar Fatima – ADP
- Ibiang Marikana Stanley – ADP
- Onokiti Helen Agboola – Accord party
- Cosmas Annabel – APP
- Chinenye Igwe – APM
- Ogochukwu Nweze – SDP
- Umar Binta Yahaya – AA
- Yakubu Furera Ahmad – Boot Party (BP)
- Mahmud Aisha – NRM
- Motunrayo Jaiyeola – APM
- Funmilayo Kupoliyi – APM
- Roseline Adeyemi – APP
- Patricia Tsakpa – ADP
- Khadijah Abdullahi-Iya – APGA
- Aduragbemi Euba – YPP
- Beatrice Itubo – Labour Party (LP)
- Hadiza Usman – ZLP
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