Their Excellencies’ unique styles

There is no gainsaying the fact that each of the state governors in Nigeria has his sense of style. Some of them manage to consistently look pulled together creative with their fashion choices. STYLE has singled out a couple of these style conscious-governors.


Governor Benedict Ayade

Cross River State governor, Professor Ben Ayade is one fashionable governor who displays style and confidence. With his designer head-to-toe ensemble, he definitely pays attention to his appearance.

Governor Samuel Ortom

Benue State governor, Chief Samuel Ortom really has fashion swag with his trademark multi-coloured stripped traditional cap.

Governor Abiola Ajimobi

there is a saying that the best fashion accessory anyone can wear is a smile and the governor of Oyo State, Senator Abiola Ajimobi has this as his fashion secret weapon. With his toothy smile completing his classy wears, he definitely can’t go wrong with his stylish choices.

Governor Ayodele Fayose

The sense of style of the self-acclaimed stomach infrastructure governor of Ekiti State who refers to himself fondly as Osokomole is quite commendable. He can never be caught wearing suit. His favourite style is designer casuals and laid-back cuts.

Governor Ibikunle Amosun

Governor Ibikunle Amosun’s trademark is his unique cap worn over any cut of Yoruba traditional outfit. Amosun, is no doubt, ruling Ogun State with style.

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode

Governing a state like Lagos is not a walk in the park. Notwithstanding, Akinwunmi Ambode is one governor who keeps up in the style department. He loves to keep it simple but savvy in his clean cut suits and Yoruba traditional attires.

tambuwal-dicksonGovernor Aminu Tambuwal

Sokoto State governor, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, is a conservative dresser who appears to adorn only white Babanriga with white caps to match while discharging his duties. He should also be given kudos for making clear statements with his dress sense.

Governor Seriake Dickson

Bayelsa State governor, Seriake Dickson can be spotted easily afar through his traditional Ijaw gear hat and walking stick. Hardly would one see him in any style other than that.