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Today's Headlines: PMB Regime’s Use Of Force Will Worsen Biafran Secession Threats -PFN, Asari Backs IBB,

Photo Credit To Google President Muhammad Buhari regime’s use of force will worsen Biafran secession threats: PFN Photo Credit To People Gazette The Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria in Anambra has called on President Muhammadu Buhari’s regime to engage agitators in the country in a peaceful dialogue, noting that using force against them will worsen secession threats.

  9 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: PMB Regime’s Use Of Force Will Worsen Biafran Secession Threats -PFN, Asari Backs IBB,

MILITARY

Photos: General Ibrahim Babangida Receives Gov. Umar Ganduje At His Hilltop Residence In Minna

On 31st August, 2021 the former Nigerian Military Head of State, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida (IBB) receives governor of Kano State, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje at his Hilltop residence in Minna, Niger State, Nigeria. The governor of Kano State, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje pays a courtesy visits to the Nigerian former Military Head of State, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida to felicitates with him over his 80th birthday.

  8 months ago ago
Photos: General Ibrahim Babangida Receives Gov. Umar Ganduje At His Hilltop Residence In Minna

POLITICS

How IBB's Failed Legacy Resurfaced To Jeopardize Tinubu's 2023 Presidential Ambition After 28 Years

When the acronym IBB is mentioned in any Nigerian political discourse, only one name comes to mind, Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida. Photo Credit: Vanguard He is one of the most revered and exceptionally brilliant Military officers who ruled the most populous African nation between 1985 and 1993 following a palace coup d'etat which saw his predecessor, now President, General Muhammadu Buhari (rtd.)

  9 months ago ago
How IBB's Failed Legacy Resurfaced To Jeopardize Tinubu's 2023 Presidential Ambition After 28 Years

POLITICS

History: How A Wise President Handled His Biggest Critic. IBB Versus Tai Solarin.

Cc: corengr.com Nigerian Educator and Author Tai Solarin was not a fan of the IBB government, he often criticized the former head of state about not doing enough to help the poor people in the country. After so many criticisms, IBB invited Tai Solarin over for a chat, he wanted to reason some matters with him.

  7 months ago ago
History: How A Wise President Handled His Biggest Critic. IBB Versus Tai Solarin.

EDUCATION

Check Out The Colleges of Education Established By IBB

Data obtained from National Commission for Colleges of Education show that there are currently twenty seven federal colleges of education In Nigeria. What many people do not notice is that five of these colleges were established during the regime of General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida (IBB).They were established in 1986 by a Decree of the Federal Military Government of IBB.

  8 months ago ago
Check Out The Colleges of Education Established By IBB

EDUCATION

Check Out The Universities of Agriculture Established By The Government of IBB

There are currently four universities of agriculture in Nigeria and three of them were established by the government of Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida (IBB). He ensured that Nigeria had one in each of the three regions into which Nigeria was configured at that time. Here is a brief history of each of the three universities.

  9 months ago ago
Check Out The Universities of Agriculture Established By The Government of IBB

EDUCATION

IBB and the Establishment of Polytechnics

Apart from his efforts towards the establishment of universities, Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida (IBB) established a number of polytechnics and institutions that award National Diploma. He also tried to maintain even national spread of the schools. Let us take a glimpse at some of these institutions.

  9 months ago ago
IBB and the Establishment of Polytechnics

MILITARY

10 Flashback Photos As General Ibrahim Babangida Clocks 80

Retired Army General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida clocked eighty years today. Born on 17 August, 1941, the gap-toothed General has indeed lived through many decades on earth and still counting. Photos don't lie, they capture memorable moments and without doubt speak volumes. With photos, no moment is stolen, rather they encapsulate memories into golden treasures.

  9 months ago ago
10 Flashback Photos As General Ibrahim Babangida Clocks 80

EDUCATION

Meet The First Three Professors That Served As Education Ministers In Nigeria

Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida (IBB) was the first Nigerian head of state to use professors as ministers of education. The three ministers that served as ministers of education within the eight-year rule were all professors. The first among them was Professor Jubril Muhammad Aminu. The Adamawa-born professor studied Medicine and Surgery in the University of Ibadan from 1960 to 1965.

  8 months ago ago
Meet The First Three Professors That Served As Education Ministers In Nigeria

EDUCATION

IBB @ 80: Take A Look At The Conventional Universities Founded By Government Of The Ex-General

Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida is the first military head of state to describe himself as a president without being elected. The ex-general contributed tremendously to the expansion of tertiary education in Nigeria. Within the period of his eight-year military rule, he established several universities (both conventional and specialized) and polytechnics.

  9 months ago ago
IBB @ 80: Take A Look At The Conventional Universities Founded By Government Of The Ex-General

POLITICS

2023: Asari Dokubo may support Yahaya Bello's presidential bid with his recent Statement

Ahead of the 2023 presidential election in Nigeria, many stakeholders in the country have aired their views on the kind of politician that should take over from President Muhammadu Buhari who is currently on his second term in office. Photo Credit: Daily Post There have been agitations for Nigeria to have a much younger President in 2023.

  9 months ago ago
2023: Asari Dokubo may support Yahaya Bello's presidential bid with his recent Statement

POLITICS

Two Legacies Of The Babangida's Administration That Nigerians Are Still Enjoying Today

Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida, known for short as IBB, was Nigeria's military president for eight years. He ruled Nigeria from 1985 to 1993. He left office in 1993 following the controversies and crises that trailed the annulment of the June 12, presidential election of that year.

  7 months ago ago
Two Legacies Of The Babangida's Administration That Nigerians Are Still Enjoying Today

POLITICS

How Babangida Asked Jonathan To Take Over Yar'adua Chair - Otedola

Femi Otedola, a business mogul, has revealed that former Head of State, General Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida, IBB, asked Goodluck Jonathan, the Vice President, to sit on the unoccupied seat of then President Umaru Musa Yar'Adua, at a Federal Executive Council meeting following the President's medical trip abroad.

  9 months ago ago
How Babangida Asked Jonathan To Take Over Yar'adua Chair - Otedola

POLITICS

"I Say Thank You For The First Time"-Asari Dokubo Tells IBB (Video)

Top Biafra agitator, Asari Dokubo thanked the former head of state, General Ibrahim Babangida for his comment on Arise TV, where he mentioned what will revolutionize the face of politics in Nigeria. It should be recalled that Ibrahim Babangida during an interview with Arise TV blamed the bad situation of Nigeria on poor leadership.

  9 months ago ago

POLITICS

Celebrating IBB at 80

There is no way one will talk about politics in Nigeria without a reference to IBB. He celebrates his birthday on the 17th of August. Someone says it is a glorious thing to live up to eighty in this country with the hard situations that many are going through.

  9 months ago ago
Celebrating IBB at 80

POLITICS

How Obasanjo Stopped IBB From Returning As President In 2011 - Ogunlewe

Adeseye Ogunlewe, former Minister of Works and Housing, has lifted the lid on how ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo stopped Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida, former military head of state, from returning as President in 2011. Ogunlewe revealed that IBB was due for a return as Nigeria president in 2011 and people had been campaigning for him, but Obasanjo ordered them to suspend the campaign.

  8 months ago ago
How Obasanjo Stopped IBB From Returning As President In 2011 - Ogunlewe

POLITICS

Now That IBB Has Named His Preferred Candidate for 2023 Presidency, what is Left for Okupe?

The former military Head of State, Gen. Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida(Rtd) finally named his preferred candidate for the 2023 presidential race. During his documentary program aired on African Independent Television(AIT) on Sunday to mark the event of his 80th birthday, the former military President said Senator Orji Uzor Kalu of Abia state could be given the chance to become Nigerian President in 2023 having have the passion and interest in running the country.

  9 months ago ago
Now That IBB Has Named His Preferred Candidate for 2023 Presidency, what is Left for Okupe?

POLITICS

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.

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

POLITICS

Happy 80th birthday IBB, Your Age Remains Unaltered -Sani Greets Ex-Nigerian military president

Shehu Sani, a former senator who represented Kaduna Central Senatorial District in the 8th Assembly, has taken to his verified Facebook account where he celebrated the former military president, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida (also known as IBB), on his 80th birthday. Sani prayed for Babangida to have more years of good health.

  9 months ago ago
Happy 80th birthday IBB, Your Age Remains Unaltered -Sani Greets Ex-Nigerian military president

MILITARY

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.

  9 months ago ago
Opinion: Why IBB should be celebrated at 80