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Opinion: Why IBB should be celebrated at 80

The former head of state General Ibrahim badamasi Babangida is one of the best leaders Nigeria has ever had, his achievements as the military head of state between 1985-1992 justified the above assertion. Below are some of IBB's achievements:

1.Peace and security: IBB make a significant effort in keeping the unity of Nigeria despite the external forces to divide Nigeria.

2. Economy: IBB also improved the bad economy inherited through various International Monetary Policies and programs.

3.Initiatiating democratic process: General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida was instrumental in the return of democracy in Nigeria in 1999 where Nigerians have been enjoying Constitutional rights.

4.Agriculture: in his quest to find a lasting solution to the food crisis, General Ibrahim Badamisi Babangida established the Agricultural Development Project ADP under the ministry of agriculture to ensure food sufficiency.

5.Creation of more states and local government areas: in his quest to bring government closer to the people general Babangida created more states. These and many other achievements are the reasons IBB should be celebrated at 80.

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