Abdulkadir Kure is a former governor of Niger State of Nigeria.
He became the governor of Niger State from 29, 1999 to May 29,2007 under the platform of the people's Democratic Party (PDP).
Abdulkadir is one of the few Northern Nigerian Governors who introduced Sharia Legal System in their States. He introduced Sharia law in Niger State in May 2000.
Kure is the husband of Zainab Abdulkadir Kure, a Senator of the Federal Republic of Nigeria since the year 2007. They have six children; two daughters and four sons.