Nigerian school that has produced many political leaders Author: Adams Odunayo Updated: an hour ago Views: 268070 Share on Facebook Send via email Share on Facebook Send via email – Quite a lot of Nigeria’s military and democratic presidents and top politicians have something in common – Most of our leaders in Nigeria attended the same school and are connected to themselves one way or the other A number of them attended the same secondary school – Barewa College in Zaria, Kaduna State. The school was founded in 1921 by British governor-general, Hugh Clifford and was formerly called Katsina College. The name was changed to Kaduna College in 1938 and then Government College, Zaria in 1949 before its current name Barewa College.