Benue State is among the States in Nigeria that had produced many top ranking Officers in the Nigerian Army during the Military era.Below are five of its sons who held important positions during Military rule.1.Brigadier General David Mark (rtd): The retired Soldier was appointed as Military Governor of Niger State by the regime of Major General Muhammadu Buhari in 1984.
When we talk about the Nigerian history and it's Development, one of the important personalities that will surely be mentioned is the star popularly known as Gen. Ibrahim Babangida.He is one of the most important and highly respected personalities in the history of Nigeria.He is one of the memorable military General in Nigeria and one of the most remarkable men in Nigeria.
Gen. Ibrahim Babangida remains one of the respected personalities in Nigeria.He stands out as one of the most respected president Nigeria ever had.During his time, he reigned as a Military president.As a military officer, Gen. Ibrahim Babangida achieved a lot of things.
It is great to know that the children of our Leaders or Politicians are also doing well in life just like their parents, because it shows that we have great Leaders.Over the years, we have read the success stories of some of the children of our Politicians and it makes us happy to see that they have achieved a lot.
If you are the type that followed Nigeria political affairs from the beginning, you will surely know our legendary head of state named Ibrahim babangida.Babangida was the former head of state of Nigeria who ruled the people with all his heart and he has won lots of awards for that.
Lagos is the most populated city in Africa with a population of 14,862,111 persons.Lagos is also home to notable infrastructures like the 3rd Mainland Bridge that joins Mainland to Island.In this article, I will share some facts about the 3rd Mainland Bridge that you probably don’t know.
This storyline may be unknown to many of us. Former Nigerian President, Chief Ernest Shonekan, was one of the politicians who presided over Nigeria. He earned his law degree in the United Kingdom, and was noted for his inventiveness. After General Ibrahim Babangida stood aside, he emerged as Nigeria's acting president. In 1993, General Ibrahim Babangida stepped aside, after being forced to leave the presidency. In August 1993, he transferred the presidency to Chief Ernest Shonekan, but on the 17th of November,
The Government College in Bida community if Niger state which was established in 1912 is famous for production of prominent Nigerians in various noble professions.Out of the students that graduated from the school, the 1957 to 1962 sets are exclusive from others.
Nigeria has been blessed with beautiful and adorable first lady since inception, bringing us to the fact that late/ex first lady with the name Maryam Babangida is the first Nigerian woman to enter Aso rock (presidential Villa) as first lady.Ex President Ibrahim Babangida, took office in 1985, commenced construction of a new Presidential residence and in 1991 the Aso Rock Presidential Villa was completed, same year the military junta of Ibrahim Babangida relocated the national capital from Lagos to Abuja.
The 2023 presidential elections is going to be an interesting one as President Muhammadu Buhari and his power of incumbency would no longer be on the ballot.Having said that, the poor performance of the APC-led administration in respect of insecurity might leave the door open for the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to return to power in 2023.
The presidential Lodge is the former presidential palace located at the Marina in Lagos, Nigeria.This house was design and constructed by the British colonial.
Nigeria has been blessed with Good leaders, who have created impact in our world today and also such as provision of school, security, jobs and many more, leaders like late Umaru Musa, Obansanjo sani Abacha and Ibrahim Babangida Umaru Musa Yar'Adua was a Nigerian politician who was the President of Nigeria
The incumbent president of Nigeria, Muhammad Buhari is a devoted leader who was once a military head of state in the country during the year 1983.Unfortunately, his military administration was overthrown when General Ibrahim Babangida led a palace coup against him on August 27, 1985.
Health is wealth and the health of a nation's number one citizen is paramount.So, the health of a nation's president has to be entusted into the hands of capable medical professionals.
This plot could be new to many of us.Former President of Nigeria, Chief Ernest Shonekan, was one of the politicians who presided over the country.He earned his law degree in the United Kingdom and was noted for his creativity.After General Ibrahim Babangida stepped down, General Ibrahim Babangida became Nigeria's acting president.
Kogi state is one of the 36 States of Nigeria.It is otherwise known as the confluence state due to the junction of river Niger and the Benue river in Lokoja, the state's capital.
On Sunday, Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has shed more light on the reason why the election of Moshood Kashimawo Olawale Abiola (MKO) was annulled in 1993.With many people always eager to hear more about the history surrounding the election, the elder statesman made it known that the 1993 Presidential Election was annulled by Former Military President, General Ibrahim Babangida due to Bad Blood after Abiola was perceived to have won the election with a wide margin.
According To General Olusegun Obasanjo, See Why Ibrahim Babangida Annulled Abiola's June 12 Election
Past President Olusegun Obasanjo alleged not long ago that former military President, General Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida (retired), abolished the June 12, 1993, presidential election due to envy.The election, which was popularly accepted by numerous as the nation’s unrestricted and satisfactory, was assumably earned by the late business tycoon, Chief Moshood Kashimawo O. Abiola.
We heard of the passing away of Yinka odumakin yesterday.He was reported to have died after battling with COVID19.Yinka odumakin was the publicity secretary of Afenifere during his life.He was a man who constantly worked to see Nigeria progress.
Yinka Odunmakin is a human rights activist and CEO at Kaphine Nigeria Limited.Odunmakin the human rights activist was spokesman of Afenifere, Pan-Yoruba sociocultural group He passed on today 3rd of March 2021.Yinka Odunmakin is married to Doctor Joe Odumakin.