Senator

JONAH JANG

Senatorial District

PLATEAU NORTH

Party

Peoples Democratic Party

Birth date

1944-03-13

Email

Wikipedia

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jonah_David_Jang

Summary Edit

In 1985, Jonathan David Jang became the Military Governor of Benue State (now Benue and Kogi States) under President Ibrahim Babangida. He was later posted to Gongola State (now Adamawa and Taraba states) as Governor. Jonathan Jang became a pioneer member of the G18 that successfully metamorphosed into the largest political party in Africa (the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP). In April 2007, he was elected Governor of Plateau State and is today a Member of the Board of Trustees of the PDP.

  • Vice-Chairman at National Security and Intelligence Committee (Senate) from June 2015 to June 2019
  • Senator at Senate from May 2015 to May 2019
  • Executive Governor at Plateau State, Nigeria until May 2015