Lawal Kaita

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Lawal Kaita
Governor of Kaduna State
In office
October 1983 – December 1983
Preceded byAbba Musa Rimi
Succeeded byUsman Mu'azu
Personal details
Born(1932-10-04)4 October 1932
Katsina, Nigeria
Died2 January 2018(2018-01-02) (aged 85)
Abuja, Nigeria
Alma mater • Barewa College
 • London School of Economics

Lawal Kaita (4 October 1932 – 2 January 2018) was a Nigerian politician. He was elected on the National Party of Nigeria (NPN) platform as governor of Kaduna State, Nigeria, holding office between October and December 1983. He left office when the Nigerian Second Republic ended with the coup that brought General Muhammadu Buhari to power.[1]

Kaita died on 2 January 2018 of liver failure in Abuja, Nigeria, aged 85.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Those Behind SGBN Bank". ThisDay. 19 June 2003. Archived from the original on 23 January 2005. Retrieved 20 April 2010. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  2. "Lawal Kaita, ex-governor of Kaduna State, is dead. - PM NEWS Nigeria". 2 January 2018. Retrieved 3 January 2018.