Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso is a former governor of Kano and the senator representing the Kano Central Senatorial District at the National Assembly. He is currently the national leader of the New Nigeria Peoples Party.
Olufemi Hakeem Gbajabiamila is a Nigerian lawyer and politician who has been serving in the House of Representatives since 2003, and is the current Speaker of the House of Representatives on the platform of All Progressives Congress.
Mohammed Abdullahi Abubakar is the present governor of Bauchi State, Nigeria. He began his career in the Civil Service where he rose through the ranks to become the Bauchi State Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice.
Ibrahim Shekarau was a former Nigeria's minister of education and two term Governor of Kano State who was elected in April 2003 and reelected in April 2007. Shekarau was born on the 5th of November 1955 in Kurmawa, Kano State. Shekarau is a member of the People Democratic Party (PDP).