Name Title Took Office Left Office Party Notes

Bello Muhammad  

(Matawallen Maradun)      

 Executuve Governor            
May, 2019  Current PDP
Matawalle assume office as the Executive Governor of Zamfara State, succeeding Abdul’aziz Yari after the Supreme Court judgement which nullifies APC’s candidates across Zamfara State.

Abdul'aziz Abubakar Yari

(Shatiman Mafara)

  Executuve Governor
 May, 2011  May, 2019   ANPP  Third Executive Governor of Zamfara State. He also served his first tenure under the platform of ANPP, and re elected in 2015 under platform of APC, he has finished his constitutional eight years in office, and handed over to the new court order governor.

 Mahmud Aliyu Shinkafi

(Dallatun Zamfara)

 Executuve Governor  May, 2007  May, 2011  ANPP

Second Civilian Executive Governor of Zamfara State and first Deputy Governor to be selected in the history of the country by his mentor to serve after him.

He served only one tenure in Office. Elected on the platform of ANPP as Governor and later decamp to PDP.

 Ahmad Sani Yarima

(Sardaunan Zamfara)

 Executuve Governor  May, 1999  May, 2007   ANPP  First Civilian Executive Governor of Zamfara State. Elected to Office 1st on the platform of APP and later reelected for second term on the platform of ANPP
Colonel Jibril Bala Yakubu Military Administrator  October, 1996  May, 1999 Military First Military Administrator after the creation of Zamfara State