It is important to know the history of your country. The first president of Nigeria is a key person in its history. He is the part of the history of this country. If you follow the link below, you find an article about the president of Nigeria, its current head and the story of his first president ever Nnamdi Azikiwe.
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The very first legitimate president of Nigeria was Nnamdi Azikiwe, who took this position in 1963 and held it until 1966. He was born in 1904 and lived a long and fulfilling life passing away in 1996! Before he got elected to be the first president, for three years he occupied the post of Governor-General. He was the second and the last one of them in Nigeria. READ ALSO: Is Nigeria a nation here: https://ask.naij.com/politics/is-nigeria-a-nation-i23410.html.