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POLITICS

Nigerian Naira is No Longer N360 Per Dollar, Here is The New Value

In the advert of 70s to early 80s, the naira exchanged for something like 90 kobo to $1. But at the time when Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida left office in 1993, the naira was exchanging for 17 naira to $1. At the advent of democratic rule in 1999 under the PDP, the US dollar was sold for N21.89; on May 29, 2015, it was N199. Three months after, 1 US dollar sold for N245. As of last 2 years ago the value of Naira was very low it has hit 400plus per Dollar as of late 2019 and early 2020 till may the value Naira was

  2 years ago ago
Nigerian Naira is No Longer N360 Per Dollar, Here is The New Value

POLITICS

Picture of M.K.O. Abiola during his visit to the Office of Malam Garba Shehu in 1993

Alhaji Buhari Sallau, the Personal Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Broadcast Media has recently shared a throwback picture of his friend and colleague, Malam Garba Shehu. The Presidential Aide used his verified Instagram handle (buharisallau) to communicate the development. The picture was taken in 1993 during the regime of General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida.

  1 year ago ago
Picture of M.K.O. Abiola during his visit to the Office of Malam Garba Shehu in 1993

POLITICS

Adebanjo To IBB: Stop Dribbling, Tell Buhari To Convene National Dialogue

“I'm aware that Babangida is neither here nor there. He has no faith in Nigeria. We refer to him as Maradona. Allow him to speak his mind,” Ayo Adebanjo, the leader of the Yoruba group Afenifere, tells Peoples Gazette in response to ex-military ruler Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida's declaration that he believes in Nigeria but that other Nigerians are unpatriotic.

  10 months ago ago
Adebanjo To IBB: Stop Dribbling, Tell Buhari To Convene National Dialogue

POLITICS

Is Babangida reaping the fruit of his labour? See pictures.

The annulment of the most fair election in 1993 is one great offense many Nigerians feels General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida has offended Nigeria. Of course, if you are up to date about the past political affairs of Nigeria, and all that transpired in 1993 elections, you will have a better say concerning the whole matter. The incredibility of the present Democratic electoral processes according to many is traceable to what happened in 1993 general election. As a result, so many has vowed never to vote again

  2 years ago ago
Is Babangida reaping the fruit of his labour? See pictures.

HEALTH

8 Health Benefits Of Clove in Women And Men

Clove is an excellent ingredient used by most people for cooking, drinking and other health-promoting activities.Its wood or leaves are dried and processed to meet various needs all over the world.Although the majority of Arabs or people of the Asian region use it.

  1 year ago ago
8 Health Benefits Of Clove in Women And Men

POLITICS

Meet Nigerian Man That Has Been Governor In 3 Different States

Nigeria's journey to the present Democratic government was characterized by different military interruption which led to military rule in Nigeria.  During those Military regimes, the military governments appointed people who were not even from the states to act as the military governors in different states in the country.  Unlike now where one needs to be an indigene of a political state before you can be a Governor, during military regime it wasn't like that. This is why many Nigerians were able to act as

  1 year ago ago
Meet Nigerian Man That Has Been Governor In 3 Different States

POLITICS

Years After Mammam Vatsa's Death, Checkout the Tragedy that Befell His Family

LT General Mamman Vatsa was the minister for federal capital territory under the government of General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida. Apart from the commander in chief, he was the only person who was a member of the three governing bodies under the government of General Ibrahim Babangida. He was a longtime friend to Ibrahim Babangida. A poet and a partaker in the 1966 counter coup that ousted Major General Aguiyi Ironsi. Unfortunately, he was accused of plotting an abortive coup against his friend and military

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Years After Mammam Vatsa's Death, Checkout the Tragedy that Befell His Family

SPORTS

A retired Military spy and loyalist of General Sani Abacha is dead

The death of retired Brigadier General Ahmed Abdullahi Aboki has been announced .The former Military spy was born in Sierra Leone's capital in 1945.He joined the Army after completing his cadet training in 1968.He attended many Military courses home and abroad.

  1 year ago ago
A retired Military spy and loyalist of General Sani Abacha is dead

POLITICS

2023: Three Powerful Politicians That Have Met IBB In Recent Weeks

As the 2023 general elections is fast approaching, many politicians have began consultations to actualise their political ambition in the next political dispensation.One of such leaders many look up to is General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida (Rtd).

  1 year ago ago
2023: Three Powerful Politicians That Have Met IBB In Recent Weeks

SPORTS

Today marks 31 years since the bloody coup that nearly ousted the junta of General Babangida

April 22, 1990 will forever remain in the hearts of many Nigerians.It was the day when Major Gideon Orkar and his associates stormed Dodan Barrack, the official residence of Nigeria's Head of States.They where at the premises with all powers to remove General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida from power.

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Today marks 31 years since the bloody coup that nearly ousted the junta of General Babangida

EDUCATION

IBB University Students, Niger Government set for showdown over tuition fees

The state administration and students at the Niger State-owned Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, IBBU, Lapai, are set to clash over the recent increase in tuition prices. Though the state government had previously overridden the school administration on the rise, it has now reversed course and asked the University's Governing Council to cut costs.

  10 months ago ago
IBB University Students, Niger Government set for showdown over tuition fees

POLITICS

Opinion: The main points Nigerians must take from IBB's message during his interview with Arise TV

General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida (IBB) a former military head of Nigeria has generated mixed reactions from Nigerians with the points he stated during his interview with Arise TV today. In this write-up we shall examine the main points Nigerians must hold from IBB's statement on the upcoming elections in 2023.

  10 months ago ago
Opinion: The main points Nigerians must take from IBB's message during his interview with Arise TV

POLITICS

June 12: Afenifere Protests As Babangida Explains Why He Annulled MKO Abiola's Victory

The explanation stated by the former military head of state Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida (IBB) for annulling the presidential election result on June 12, 1993, has been branded as an insult to Nigerians' intelligence by Afenifere, a significant Yoruba socio-cultural organization. According to Afenifere, Babangida's behaviour cost him the chance to be the father of a Democratic Nigeria.

  10 months ago ago
June 12: Afenifere Protests As Babangida Explains Why He Annulled MKO Abiola's Victory

POLITICS

Latest News in Nigeria This Morning, Saturday, 24th October, 2020.

More truth are unveiling are the country as then citizens gets to discover more and more hidden thing in the country. In more than three states now, Nigerians have discover different palliative that were meant for the citizens to help them manage their daily feeding during the recent COVID19. These palliative were taken by just one person just to himself and family alone, citizen soon discovered and are already breaking into the different warehouse in order to retrieve those palliatives. Please join me this

  1 year ago ago
Latest News in Nigeria This Morning, Saturday, 24th October, 2020.

SPORTS

Discovering Ose Traditional Ways And Culture, And What Makes Them Different From Others

Ose is a Local Government Area (OSELGA) in Ondo State, Nigeria.was created in 1989 during the administration of General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida.Its  headquarter is in the town of Ifon.The Local Government is made up Ekamarun District (Okeluse, Ijagba, Umoru, Ute,Ikaro,Arimogija,Ikaro, Ifon), in the north and the Irekari district(Idoani, Idogun, Afo, Imeri) in south.

  1 year ago ago
Discovering Ose Traditional Ways And Culture, And What Makes Them Different From Others

POLITICS

Celebrating Ex Nigeria Military President, Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida At 79, What Do You Wish Him

Today, August 17, 2020, former Nigeria military President, Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida better known as 'IBB' is a year older today. The handsome general who ruled Nigeria as a military president is celebrating his 79th birthday today. General Ibrahim Badamasi Babaginda, KGCB, GCRFR is a Nigerian general and statesman who served Nigeria from 1985 to 1993. IBB also served as a the Cheif of Army staff from January 1984 to August, 1985. Ibrahim Badamasi could be described as a 'dictator' when be was rulling Nigeria,

  1 year ago ago
Celebrating Ex Nigeria Military President, Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida At 79, What Do You Wish Him

BUSINESS

Nigerian Naira No Longer N387.50 Or N470(Black Market) Per Dollar, Here Is The New Rate

Early 70s to early 80s, the naira exchanged for something like 90 kobo to $1. But at the time when Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida left office in 1993, the naira was exchanging for 17 naira to $1.At the advent of democratic rule in 1999 under the PDP, the US dollar was sold for N21.89; on May 29, 2015, it was N199 Under APC. Naira, monetary unit of Nigeria. The naira is divided into 100 kobo. The naira was introduced in 1973, when the country decimalized its monetary system and substituted the naira for the Nigerian

  1 year ago ago
Nigerian Naira No Longer N387.50 Or N470(Black Market) Per Dollar, Here Is The New Rate

POLITICS

Ibrahim Babangida Reveals Why He Annulled The 1993 Presidential Election

One of the most controversial issues in the history of Nigeria is the annulment of the 1993 presidential election. The winner of the 1993 presidential election was never declared as Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida announced the annulment of the election widely believed to have been won by Moshood Kashimawo Olawale Abiola of the Social Democratic Party (SDP).

  10 months ago ago
Ibrahim Babangida Reveals Why He Annulled The 1993 Presidential Election

EDUCATION

The Bandits And Govt Are Destroying Public Education - Sani Reacted As IBB University Increased Fees

Shehu Sani, who is a Nigerian senator, an author, playwright, and a human rights activist, has taken to his official Twitter handle to react after the Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University Increased their fees for all students of the institution. According to Information gathered from a reliable source, the Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, Lapai, IBBUL, has increased their fees for all students of the institution, causing palpable tension among the students.

  10 months ago ago
The Bandits And Govt Are Destroying Public Education - Sani Reacted As IBB University Increased Fees

POLITICS

"I am not in support of dialogue with bandits" –says General Abubakar

The former military head of state, General Abdulsalami Abubakar has informed the President that having a dialogue with bandits isn't the best way to end banditry in the country This was a statement made against the recent plan of the government to have a one and one talk with bandits attacking

  1 year ago ago