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Meet the only 2 Generals from same parent in Nigeria and how a woman separated them

There are many individuals from same family that have ascend through the position of Nigeria military yet Musa and Ishaya Bamaiyi's case is diverse on the grounds that they are the first and two two that got to the position of generals. 

Late Major General Musa Bamaiyi and Lieutenant General Ishaya Bamaiyi were naturally born to a family of 12 youngsters where there were eight male kids and four female kids including two arrangements of twins. They are from Zuru, Kebbi state. 

Ishaya is a dedicated Christian while Musa was a dedicated Muslim. Likewise, late Senator Danladi Bamiayi of 1999-2003 Senate was additionally an individual from the family before his demise. 

Major General Musa Bamaiyi is the senior sibling of General Ishaya and he got into the Nigerian Army in the year 1968 and he once went about as acting Governor of Benue state. He was later designated as the executive of NDLEA. He retired from military service in 1999 and kicked the bucket in 2007. 

Lieutenant General Ishaya is the more youthful sibling born in September 21, 1948. He got into Nigerian military by means of short service commission in 1978 as a component of SSC4. Subsequent to going to the Nigerian Defense Academy in Kaduna and completed in 1968, he went for more training in United state. He held post like leader of 70 infantry battalion(1972-1977), Directing staff, order and staff school, Jaji and a lot more posts before he was positioned as a General. 


In March 1996, he was named Chief of Army staff (COAS) by General Sanni Abacha. He held the post for three years till his retirement in May 1999. 


Be that as it may, issue began in the Bamaiyi family when Musa blamed his sibling Ishaya for engaging in extramarital relations with wife, Ladi Bamaiyi. The issue endured when one of Musa's little girl who was living with her step mother in Zaria informed Musa that Ishaya is having an affair with of his wife. This issue went past common that Musa involved the Human Right Violation Investigation Commission lead by Justice Chukwudifu Oputa. General Bamaiyi denied the claim as he contended that he dwell in Lagos while Ladi is at Zaria. He likewise contended that he was just caring by send his sibling's wife garments and cash. It was assembled that the issue between the two kin stayed agitated till Musa Bamaiyi kicked the bucket on seventeenth April, 2007. 


Likewise in 1999, General Ishaya was wrongly sentenced for the attempted murder of Guardian newspaper proprietor, Alex Ibru however he was freed in 2008, 9 years after.

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