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Checkout Photos Of Dignitaries Arriving At Babangida's Hilltop Residence for His 80th Birthday.

Photos have emerged showing the moment some dignitaries arrived at the residence of Nigeria's former Head of State, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida (retired). It was gathered that security has been beefed up at the premises of Babangida's residence in Minna.

Many Nigerian politicians, businessmen and stakeholders have joined in celebrating the 80th birthday of Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida (popularly known as IBB). In the days leading to the retired General's birthday, some Nigerian leaders have appreciated and praised Babangida ahead of the 17th of August, 2020.

You may recall that Babangida was Nigeria's Head of State who ruled from the 27th of August, 1985, until his resignation in August 1993. Before his resignation in 1993, Babangida served as Nigeria's Chief of Army Staff from 1984 to 1985 under the administration of Nigeria's Head of State at the time, General Muhammadu Buhari.

Babangida who is also popularly known as "Maradona", was born in Minna on the 17th of August, 1941, and he is being celebrated today as he clocks 80.

Click here to watch the arrival of dignitaries at Babangida's residence

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