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Aguiyi Ironsi And His 194 Days As The Nigerian Head Of State.

“I ask for soldiers, I am being given politicians dressed in uniform.” - Johnson Thomas Umunnakwe Aguiyi Ironsi (1924 - 1966). Aguiyi Ironsi was the first Nigerian soldier to be a major General from the rank of private, he joined the Nigerian Army at the age of 18 in 1942 against his sister’s wishes.

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Aguiyi Ironsi And His 194 Days As The Nigerian Head Of State.

POLITICS

Aguiyi Ironsi, Nigeria's Most Humiliated Military Head Of State Tied And Shot Inside Ibadan Forest

Johnson Thomas Umunnakwe Aguiyi - Ironsi MVO, Nigeria's Most Humiliated Military Head of State. Johnson Thomas Umunnakwe Aguiyi - Ironsi MVO born March 9th, 1924 was Nigeria's first ever military head of state who seized power following the Major Kaduna Njoku failed coup attempt in 1966. He had his primary and secondary school in Umuahia and Kano, he joined the Nigerian Army at the age of 18 and rose through the ranks of the military through dedication and hardworking breaking the record as the first ever Nigerian

  1 year ago ago
Aguiyi Ironsi, Nigeria's Most Humiliated Military Head Of State Tied And Shot Inside Ibadan Forest

POLITICS

Aguiyi Ironsi, Nigeria's Most Humiliated Military Head Of State Tied And Shot Inside Ibadan Forest

Johnson Thomas Umunnakwe Aguiyi - Ironsi MVO, Nigeria's Most Humiliated Military Head of State. Johnson Thomas Umunnakwe Aguiyi - Ironsi MVO born March 9th, 1924 was Nigeria's first ever military head of state who seized power following the Major Kaduna Njoku failed coup attempt in 1966. He had his primary and secondary school in Umuahia and Kano, he joined the Nigerian Army at the age of 18 and rose through the ranks of the military through dedication and hardworking breaking the record as the first ever N

  1 year ago ago
Aguiyi Ironsi, Nigeria's Most Humiliated Military Head Of State Tied And Shot Inside Ibadan Forest

POLITICS

Throw Back Pictures Of All Nigerian Military Presidents Who Came To Power Through Coup D'etat

A coup or d'etat is the forceful removal of an existing governement from power through violent means. Typically, it's an illegal, unconstitutional seizure of power by a political faction, the military, or a dictator. Many scholars consider a coup d'etat successful when the usurpers seize and hold power for at least seven days. The first military coup took place in Nigeria in year 1966. From that year, there have different coups and counter coups giving rise to different Military Presidents and below are the

  1 year ago ago
Throw Back Pictures Of All Nigerian Military Presidents Who Came To Power Through Coup D'etat