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Why Abraham Lincoln, the 16th US president, was killed in 1865

Abraham Lincoln Photo Credit: www.whitehouse.gov Late Abraham Lincoln was the 16th president to be democratically elected as the president of the United States of America, and was the first president to be assassinated according to history. On the day he was to be killed by a very known movie actor and Confederate sympathizer from Maryland, whose name was given as John Wilkes Booth, the late president, Mary, who happens to be his wife and two other guests, whose names were given as Major Henry Rathbone and his fiancée Clara Harris, were watching "Our American Cousin" at Ford's Theatre, Washington DC, on the 14th of April, 1865, at around 10:15pm in the night, when Booth entered inside the Theater from behind, pointed a 44-caliber Derringer Pistol at the back of his head and shot him.

  10 months ago ago
Why Abraham Lincoln, the 16th US president, was killed in 1865

CULTURE

5 Famous Assassinations That Shook The World

Throughout history we have heard, read and witnessed remarkable men and women who for some reason or the other believed that they were born for a purpose and were chosen to help humanity. With the desire to help people, these legendary figures have truly fulfilled their calling.

  1 year ago ago
5 Famous Assassinations That Shook The World

POLITICS

List of US presidents who were killed in office

The United state President is regarded as the first citizen and the most protected individual on earth. They play a key role not only to the United state but to the whole world. The United state President is not only the head of the nation but also the commander in chief of all armed forces thus have an absolute control over the mikitu

  1 year ago ago
List of US presidents who were killed in office

POLITICS

Constitution Review: Senate President Reveals Five Major Issues And Proposals Raised By The People

Abraham Lincoln gave one of the most popular speeches in the history of America in Gettysburg and a powerful definition of 'democracy' was developed on that day. Abraham Lincoln said democracy is the government of the people, by the people, for the people. It's very important to note how democracy is centred around the people.

  1 year ago ago
Constitution Review: Senate President Reveals Five Major Issues And Proposals Raised By The People

RELIGION

The work of God must be done. Nigerians reacts to pastor TB Joshua's succession.

Social media has been set ablaze over the emergence of late pastor TB Joshua's successor. His wife Everyln Joshua has been chosen to reign over in his steed. It is said that elders of the church met and deliberated over the succession and in the end decided to enthrone the late pastor's wife as his successor.

  1 year ago ago
The work of God must be done. Nigerians reacts to pastor TB Joshua's succession.

CULTURE

Check out these 10 motivational quotes from Abraham Lincoln

1 A woman is the only thing I am afraid of that I know will not hurt me. 2 Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a Man's character, give him power. 3 All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to my angel mother.

  1 year ago ago
Check out these 10 motivational quotes from Abraham Lincoln

POLITICS

Read The History of the Greatest President To Ever Rule America

Ab Abraham Lincoln born February 12 1809 served as the 16th president of the United States of America. When mentioning heroic leaders of the United States of America, Abraham Lincoln will always stand out due to his numerous contributions to America to make it what it is today.

  1 year ago ago
Read The History of the Greatest President To Ever Rule America

POLITICS

(Opinion) 3 Key Reasons Why Sheikh Gumi Is More Of A Politician Than A Cleric.

The former U.S. President Abraham Lincoln said "Be with a leader when he is right, stay with him when he is still right, but, leave him when he is wrong." That may be the word of Lincoln, but it was first the saying of the Prophet Muhammad.

  1 year ago ago
(Opinion) 3 Key Reasons Why Sheikh Gumi Is More Of A Politician Than A Cleric.

CULTURE

Some unforgettable things about Abraham Lincoln.

The Historical life of Abraham Lincoln. Abraham Lincoln was born on February 12, 1809 to Nancy and Thomas Lincoln in Kentucky, America. Lincoln’s formal schooling was limited to three brief periods in local schools, as he had to work constantly to support his family.

  1 year ago ago
Some unforgettable things about Abraham Lincoln.

POLITICS

June 12: Brief History On How Nigeria Became A Democratic Nation

Happy Democracy Day! Democracy day is a day set aside by the government for the people in honour of the transition of power from the military rule/regime to the Democratic form of government. The military regime was sincerely a sad era for the people of Nigeria. For the sake of clarity,we shall define the terms,Military rule and Democracy.

  1 year ago ago
June 12: Brief History On How Nigeria Became A Democratic Nation

CULTURE

4 Famous People Whose Life-changing Stories Inspire Us To Never Give Up

Without a doubt, learning from our failures can actually be the key to success. The endeavor to always achieve success has made some people scared of failing, ignoring the fact that failure will often come along the way in our lives. In this article, we are going to be looking at some famous people who overcame failure to become the most successful people in the world.

  9 months ago ago
4 Famous People Whose Life-changing Stories Inspire Us To Never Give Up

ENTERTAINMENT

Tonto Dikeh Stuns In New Photos As She Wishes Nigeria A Happy Democracy Day

Nigerian actress, Tonto Dikeh took to her Instagram handle to share stunning pictures of herself which she captioned, "happy democracy day Nigeria". Tonto Dikeh is not just an actress, she is also a patriotic citizen of this great nation. See her post below.

  1 year ago ago
Tonto Dikeh Stuns In New Photos As She Wishes Nigeria A Happy Democracy Day

POLITICS

How The USA Lost Some of Its Presidents Through Assassination

The U S A democratic experience started in 1889 , when George Washington was elected president.Since then, the country has witnessed the death of seven Presidents while in office. Presidents William H Harrison , Zachary Taylor, and Warren Harding, died naturally while in office in 1841, 1850 and 1923 respectively.

  1 year ago ago
How The USA Lost Some of Its Presidents Through Assassination

LIFESTYLE

25 Interesting and Weird Fun Facts

1. Stable, long-term relationships lead to better emotional and physical health, according to a study. 2. There are at least 6 people in the world who look exactly like you. There's a 9% chance that you'll meet one of them in your lifetime.

  1 year ago ago
25 Interesting and Weird Fun Facts

EDUCATION

Young Nigerian Undergraduate Teaches Children At The IDPs Camp In An Effort To Give Back To Society

A young undergraduate of the Law Department of Benue State University, Makurdi, Doosuur Jessica Ukula took it upon herself to buy some educational materials today and mild refreshment to motivate the IDP children while she taught them Mathematics and English, among other subjects. These children have been away from school while the majority of them have never been to school altogether.

  1 year ago ago
Young Nigerian Undergraduate Teaches Children At The IDPs Camp In An Effort To Give Back To Society

CULTURE

15 Interesting Historical Facts That Are Rarely Known.

Below are 15 rarely known historical facts. 1. The five rings on Olympic flag represent the five major regions of the world. 2. Children remote learning during a polio outbreak in the 1940s. Teachers read their lessons to them over the radio. 3. The uniform Archduke Franz Ferdinand was wearing the day he was killed in 1914.

  1 year ago ago
15 Interesting Historical Facts That Are Rarely Known.

POLITICS

Opinion: Benefits Nigeria May Lose If It Fails To Adopt Electronic Voting System in 2023 Election

1999 marks the beginning of Democratic system of government in Nigeria. A system of government that is defined by former American President Abraham Lincoln "as the government of the people by the people and for the people". One big question that whispers to my hearing is that "Is Nigeria democratic style of governance operated at this level?"

  1 year ago ago
Opinion: Benefits Nigeria May Lose If It Fails To Adopt Electronic Voting System in 2023 Election

POLITICS

Democracy Day: A People-Centric Concept of Governance By Prof Olusola Eleka

Prof Olusola Eleka First and foremost, I want to say a big congratulations to all Nigerians for twenty-two ( 22 ) years of uninterrupted democratic governance in our country from 1999 to date. This is worth being noted when we remember the dark military days and an urge to be more democratic.

  1 year ago ago
Democracy Day: A People-Centric Concept of Governance By Prof Olusola Eleka

CULTURE

See the list 20 most influential people in history.

To be influential is to lay impact and gain much adherence from people; the list below contains the top 20 most influential people in history; 20.Gautama Buddha.The Indian Deity whose teaching founded Buddism religion.19.Nikola Tesla Was a great electrical engineer who designed the alternative electric current supply.

  1 year ago ago
See the list 20 most influential people in history.

JUSTICE

Moment protesters happily made way for Gov. Seyi Makinde to pass through during protests

Former US President Abraham Lincoln defined democracy as the government of the people, for the people and by the people. Today, the youths of the nation Nigeria are on the streets protesting a bad democratic system the country currently operates on. Inspire of the bad policies implemented in the country, Nigerians have praised a certain politician over his choice to govern according to the will of the people.

  1 year ago ago
Moment protesters happily made way for Gov. Seyi Makinde to pass through during protests