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What Gowon And Babangida Said About The Igbo Presidency That We Should Know.

The agitation for the Igbo Presidency has always been making headlines in Nigeria ever since the Ohanaeze Ndigbo claimed that Igbo people, who are one of the most important tribes in Nigeria, deserve to produce President Buhari's successor more than any other tribe in Nigeria. Furthermore, many politicians in Nigeria who see no reason for this kick against it with the claim that zoning is not in our constitution and many powerful countries that we follow in the world don't practice zoning of the presidency.

  1 month ago ago
What Gowon And Babangida Said About The Igbo Presidency That We Should Know.

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Why Major Gideon Orkar Attempted To Overthrow Babangida In 1990

Major Gideon Orkar was a Nigerian military officer who staged a violent coup against the government of General Ibrahim Babangida in 1990. Orkar and his conspirators seized the FRCN radio station, various military posts around Lagos and the Dodan Barracks, Lagos, the military headquarters and presidential residence.

  1 month ago ago
Why Major Gideon Orkar Attempted To Overthrow Babangida In 1990

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Could This Be The End Of Boko Haram/ISWAP As Soldiers Capture Gun Truck And Other Weapons In Yobe?

According to a report from the official Nigerian Army Operahub account, troops of Sector 2 Joint Task Force North East Operation HADIN KAI have thwarted the plans of Boko Haram and ISWAP. Photo Credit: Nigerian Army HQ It was gathered that they made efforts to attack the Babangida town in Yobe State on Wednesday 25 August 2021.

  3 months ago ago
Could This Be The End Of Boko Haram/ISWAP As Soldiers Capture Gun Truck And Other Weapons In Yobe?

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Nigerian Military Rulers Who Stepped Down From Power

A military dictatorship is a dictatorship in which the military exerts complete or substantial control over political authority, and the dictator is often a high-ranked military officer. Below are military leaders who stepped down from power: 1. Ibrahim Babangida Babangida, who has ruled Nigeria since taking power in a military coup in 1985, was pressurized to cede control to a democratic government, particularly since he annulled the results of a June 12 presidential election that was to have produced a civilian successor.

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Nigerian Military Rulers Who Stepped Down From Power

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Find Out Why Ayu Iyorchia's Leadership As Senate President Lasted For Only 23 Months

Iyorcha Ayu is the consensus candidate for the chairmanship position of the PDP. If no other candidates decide to run for the position, then he would emerge as the next chairman of the party for the next four years. The party's convention where the principal officers of the party will be elected comes up on October 30th and 31st, 2021.

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Find Out Why Ayu  Iyorchia's Leadership As Senate President Lasted For Only 23 Months

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Meet 4 Nigerians That Were Executed By Firing Squad [Photos]

Death or execution by firing squad is a type of capital punishment formerly and popularly practiced by military during war mostly, this type of execution is old execution of killing people who conspired against their nation or those who tried to seize power from their governments. The specialists in charge of executing those individuals usually target either the victim's heart or brain because they believed that it would kill the individual within matters of minutes or even seconds.

  2 months ago ago
Meet 4 Nigerians That Were Executed By Firing Squad [Photos]

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Why Major-General Buhari Was Removed From Power In 1985

On 27 August 1985 a faction of mid-level Armed Forces officers, led by the Chief of Army Staff General Ibrahim Babangida, overthrew the government of Major General Muhammadu Buhari. Babangida justified the coup by saying that Buhari failed to deal with the country's economic problems by implementing Buharism, and promised "to rejuvenate the economy ravaged by decades of government mismanagement and corruption"

  2 months ago ago
Why Major-General Buhari Was Removed From Power In 1985

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Jonathan Attends Wedding Ceremony Of Another Popular Politician's Daughter In Abuja

Former President Goodluck Jonathan attended the wedding ceremony of Namadi Sambo's daughter, Maryam, in Abuja today, August 27, 2021. The former president disclosed this on his verified Facebook page today. "At the marriage ceremony of Maryam Yusuf Sambo and Babangida Shehu Yakubu in Abuja this afternoon.

  3 months ago ago
Jonathan Attends Wedding Ceremony Of Another Popular Politician's Daughter In Abuja

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Babangida And The Mamman Vasta Conspiracy Trial Of 1985/1986.

General Ibrahim Babangida, the Nigerian military head of state ( 1985 -1993), justified the execution of Mamman Vasta and others in 1986 in a interview with Thisday Newspaper shortly after he turned 60, saying that after vasta’s coup was foiled, he realized his childhood friend and classmates had planned the coup in line with a deep seated personal rivalry dating back to their years as young officers.

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Babangida And The Mamman Vasta Conspiracy Trial Of 1985/1986.

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Operation Hadin Kai: Troops Foil Boko Haram Attack in Babangida... Capture Gun Truck Arms Ammunition

Troops of Sector 2 Joint Task Force North East Operation HADIN KAI have foiled an attempted attack on Babangida town in Yobe State on Wednesday 25 August 2021 by Boko Haram and Islamic State of West Africa Province terrorists, prowling for logistics replenishment. The criminals made futile effort to infiltrate the town, but were met with a fierce counter attack from the vigilant troops, forcing them to retreat in disarray.

  3 months ago ago
Operation Hadin Kai: Troops Foil Boko Haram Attack in Babangida... Capture Gun Truck Arms Ammunition

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2 things that might be a major problem for Tinubu's presidential ambition in 2023

It is no more news that the former Governor of Lagos State, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, is nursing the ambition to run during the Presidential Election in 2023, and, without a doubt, some political experts have been airing their views as regards his ambition. Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu || Google.

  3 months ago ago
2 things that might be a major problem for Tinubu's presidential ambition in 2023

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The Use Of Police Vehicle By Boko Haram And ISWAP Terrorists As Gun Truck Calls For Serious Concern

The Nigerian Army took to their verified page on Facebook to share photos of the weapons they recovered from Boko Haram and Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists after troops of Sector 2 Joint Task Force North East, operation Hadin Kai foiled their attack on Babangida town in Yobe State on Wednesday August 25, 2021.

  3 months ago ago
The Use Of Police Vehicle By Boko Haram And ISWAP Terrorists As Gun Truck Calls For Serious Concern

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2023: Babangida's Remark May Add No Value to Who Becomes the Next Nigerian President

Photo: Former Military Head of State, Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida, culled from the Tableshakers Recently, former military Head of State, Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida learnt his voice to Nigerians, on the course of choosing the next president of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. Considerably, his voice had gone through length with major political gladiators responding to the stance of the former military Head of State, Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida.

  3 months ago ago
2023: Babangida's Remark May Add No Value to Who Becomes the Next Nigerian President

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Today's Headlines: Tension As Bandits Attack Again, Kill 17 Security; Boko Haram Attack Yobe Again

A member of the Sokoto State House of Assembly representing Sabon Birni north, Aminu Gobir, says 17 security agents were killed in Friday evening attack in Dama village in the state. Source: Premium Times PREMIUM TIMES broke the news that many soldiers were killed while others fled following the attack on their camp in a school in the village.

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Today's Headlines: Tension As Bandits Attack Again, Kill 17 Security; Boko Haram Attack Yobe Again

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War Against Terrorist: Nigerian Army confirm Boko Haram Attack in Yobe state area

Nigerian Army confirm the attack on Babangida town by Boko Haram Terrorist and Islamic state of West African Provinces. According to report by ICIR, the Director of Army Public Relations, Onyema Nwachukwu disclosed this on Wednesday. Boko Haram Terrorist attack on Babangida town but the attack was repelled by the gallant troops of Operation Hadin kai.

  3 months ago ago
War Against Terrorist: Nigerian Army confirm Boko Haram Attack in Yobe state area

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Today's Headlines: Tension As Boko Haram Attack Yobe, Confusion As Boko Haram and ISWAP Clash

Tension As Boko Haram Attacks Yobe Community Yobe Community, Babangida, currently under attack from Boko Haram fighters Suspected Boko Haram fighters are currently attacking Babangida community in Tarmuwa Local Government area of Yobe State. Source: TVCnews According to one of the eye witnesses in the community, locals have fled into the bush.

  3 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Tension As Boko Haram Attack Yobe, Confusion As Boko Haram and ISWAP Clash

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2023 presidency: Youths must take power, older politicians’ve failed – Asari Dokubo backs Babangida

Mujahid Asari-Dokubo, the commander of the Niger Delta Peoples Salvation Force, NDPSF, has warned that Nigerian youngsters must rise up and take control from the elder generation before 2023. Asari made the comment while supporting former military Head of State Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida's, IBB, remark about Nigeria's future president's age bracket.

  3 months ago ago
2023 presidency: Youths must take power, older politicians’ve failed – Asari Dokubo backs Babangida

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Babangida at 80: Good things he did for Nigeria

As the former Nigeria military head of state, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida, celebrates his 80th birthday, let us take a look at the good things he has done for the country. Photo of Ibrahim Babangida Babangida's selfless role during the civil war Before he became the military president of Nigeria in 1985, General Ibrahim Babangida fought courageously during the civil war to defend oneness of the country.

  3 months ago ago
Babangida at 80: Good things he did for Nigeria

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Boko Haram Attacks Yobe Town

In Babangida, the headquarters of the Tarmuwa Local Government Council in Yobe State, a violent exchange of gunfire occurred between Nigerian security personnel and ISWAP/Boko Haram militants. Babangida is around 50 kilometres north of Damaturu, the state capital. Local sources claimed the rebels were engaged in a heavy fire fight with forces from Operation Hadin Kai.

  2 months ago ago
Boko Haram Attacks Yobe Town

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Today's Headlines: Tinubu's Loyalists Kicks As APC Considers Christian Candidate, Dokubo Backs Babangida.

Tinubu's Loyalists Kick As APC Considers Christian Candidate. Nigeria’s ruling party, All Progressives Congress, is reportedly considering filing a Christian candidate from the Southern region as its 2023 election presidential flag bearer. Photo Credit: Sahara Reporters This consideration is already to the displeasure of the loyalists of former Lagos State Governor and APC National Leader, Bola Tinubu, who have insisted that a Christian candidacy cannot work.

  3 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Tinubu's Loyalists Kicks As APC Considers Christian Candidate, Dokubo Backs Babangida.