Abdulkadir Kure

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Abdulkadir Kure
Governor of Niger State
In office
29 May 1999 – 29 May 2007
Preceded byHabibu Idris Shuaibu
Succeeded byMu'azu Babangida Aliyu
Personal details
Born(1956-02-26)26 February 1956
Lapai, Niger State, Nigeria
Died8 January 2017(2017-01-08) (aged 60)
Political partyPDP

Abdulkadir Kure (26 February 1956 – 8 January 2017) was a Nigerian politician. He was a member of the People's Democratic Party (PDP). He served as Governor of Niger State from 29 May 1999 to 29 May 2007.

Kure was born in Lapai, Niger State. He was married to Zainab Abdulkadir Kure. They had two daughters and four sons.

Kure died on 8 January 2017 in Germany at the age of 60.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Abdulkadir Kure, former Niger governor, dies at 60 in Germany". Tribune. 8 January 2017. Retrieved 2 February 2017.