Nigeria had governors since 1914 and all the way until 1963. Over all there were 10 of them. The first one was Sir Frederic Lugard, and he occupied this position for 5 years. The last one was James Wilson Robertson, that is if you count British governors of this country. The last Nigerian was Nnamdi Azikiwe, who later on has become the first president of Nigeria. READ ALSO: https://ask.naij.com/politics/who-is-the-president-of-nigeria-i23477.html.