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Checkout 5 Nigerian Politicians That Are Presently Older Than President Buhari (Photos)

President Muhammadu Buhari is presently 79 Years Old. However in this article, I will share with you 5 Nigerian Politicians that are older than him; 1. Yakubu Gowon (87 Years) Yakubu Gowon was born on the 19th of October 1934 in Kanke, Northern Region, Nigeria to Nde Yohanna and Matwok Kurnyang.

  7 months ago ago
Checkout 5 Nigerian Politicians That Are Presently Older Than President Buhari (Photos)

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Yakubu Gowon Is 86 Years Old, See Photos Of His Wife And His Children

Yakubu Gowon is a Nigerian political and military leader who served as the head of state of Nigeria and was born October 19, 1934.

  11 months ago ago
Yakubu Gowon Is 86 Years Old, See Photos Of His Wife And His Children

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Photos Of The Wife And Children Of Yakubu Gowon Who Was A Bachelor When He Became Head Of State

Yakubu Gowon is a Nigerian Politician who was a bachelor when he became Nigeria military Head of State.He was the 3rd Head of State.Gowon was born on October 19, 1934 in Pankshin, Nigeria to his parents Nde Yohanna and Matwok Kurnyang.

  10 months ago ago
Photos Of The Wife And Children Of Yakubu Gowon Who Was A Bachelor When He Became Head Of State

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Yakubu Gowon Is 86 Years Old, See Photos Of His Beautiful Wife And Children

Yakubu Gowon is a very Prominent leader in Nigeria and was born on October 19th, 1934, Yakubu Gowon is now 86 years old.

  10 months ago ago
Yakubu Gowon Is 86 Years Old, See Photos Of His Beautiful Wife And Children

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Throwback: Yakubu Gowon Came to Church in Mercedes and Left In Open-top Rolls-Royce on his Wedding

Yakubu Gowon is a Nigerian Politician and military leader who ruled Nigeria as the head of state from 1966 to 1975. He was born October 19, 1934 to Nde Yohanna and Matwok Kurnyang. Gowon was the fifth Child out of eleven children. Gown grew up in Zaria and had his early life and education there. He attended Royal Military Academy Sandhurst Staff College, Camberley Joint Staff College and Latimer University of Warwick respectively. Gowon won World Peace Prize Top Honor for maintaining national stability, promoting

  1 year ago ago
Throwback: Yakubu Gowon Came to Church in Mercedes and Left In Open-top Rolls-Royce on his Wedding

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Meet Nigeria's youngest head of state and his wife (See photo)

Overtime, Nigeria has not celebrated alot of young political elites, however, today happens to be the birthday of Nigeria's youngest head of state, General Yakubu Gowon. Yakubu Gowon was born 19 October,1934 in Ngas, Kanke local government Area of Plateau state to the family of Matwok Kurnyang. The promising man had his early education in Zaria,Kaduna State. He was 31 years old when he became Nigeria's head of state from 1966 to 1975,of course, this was the era when the Nigerian civil war occurred which resulted

  1 year ago ago
Meet Nigeria's youngest head of state and his wife (See photo)

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Meet the Children of Yakubu Gowon who was a Bachelor when he became Nigeria Millitary Head of State

Yakubu Gowon is a Nigerian political and military leader who served as the head of state of Nigeria. He is from a small village in the present Kanke Local Government Area of Plateau State. Yakubu's parents were Yohanna and Matwok Kurnyang. They left for Wusasa, Zaria as Church Missionary Society missionaries in the early days of Gowon's life. Yakubu attended Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst Staff College, Camberley Joint Staff College and Latimer University of Warwick. Gowon is married to Miss Victoria Zakari

  1 year ago ago
Meet the Children of Yakubu Gowon who was a Bachelor when he became Nigeria Millitary Head of State

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How I Felt When I Became Head Of State At 31 - Gowon

Nigeria ’ s former military Head of State , General Yakubu Gowon (retd . ) , says he was frightened when he became the nation’ s military leader on August 1 , 1966 at the relatively young age of 31. Yakubu "Jack" Gowon (born 19 October 1934) is a Nigerian political and military leader who served as the head of state of Nigeria from 1966 to 1975. He ruled during the deadly Nigerian Civil War , which resulted in the death of 3 million people, most which were civilians. He took power after the 1966 Nigerian

  1 year ago ago
How I Felt When I Became Head Of State At 31 - Gowon

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See the longest military head of state in the history of Nigeria

Gowon is an Ngas (Angas) from Lur, a small village in the present Kanke Local Government Area of Plateau State. His parents, Nde Yohanna and Matwok Kurnyang, left for Wusasa, Zaria as Church Missionary Society (CMS) missionaries in the early days of Gowon's life. His father took pride in the fact that he married the same day as the future Queen Mother Elizabeth married the future King George VI. Gowon was the fifth of eleven children. He grew up in Zaria and had his early life and education there. At school

  1 year ago ago
See the longest military head of state in the history of Nigeria