There is no need for introductions for late General Murtala Mohammed, as I believe all Nigerians know about this man as his image is on the Face of the Nigerian Twenty Naira Note that we all spend almost everyday.But let me do a quick introduction nevertheless, According to history, Murtala Mohammed was a Nigerian general who lead the Northern counter-coup forces to overthrow General Yakubu Gowon, and also fought during the Nigerian civil war and after that ruled over Nigeria from 30th of July 1975 till his death on 13th of February 1976.
The Buhari regime has blamed one of Nigeria's former head of state, General Murtala Muhammed, for the high rate of insecurity in Nigeria.This information was provided by the minister of information (Lai Mohammed), who claimed that Nigeria is battling acute insecurity now because General Murtala Muhammed failed to continue his policy of free education back in 1970.
Although 2023 is still far to most political watchers in Adamawa State, as the clock ticks, there are Political gladiators to watch out especially those perceived to be nursing the ambition of becoming the Next Governor of the State.Notable among them are 1.Bala James Ngilari Bala James Ngilari is a Nigerian lawyer and former governor of Adamawa State, Nigeria from October 1, 2014 to May 29, 2015.
In this article, we will be talking about the wife of Murtala Muhammed.Murtala Muhammed (8 November, 1938–13 February, 1976) was a Nigerian general who led the Northern counter-coup forces in overthrowing the Republic of Nigeria and thereafter ruled over Nigeria from 30 July, 1975 until his assassination on 13 February, 1976.
Check out economic policies of Murtala’s regime amidst Lai Mohammed blaming the nation's current insecurity on the former head of state's regime
General Murtala Ramat Mohammed was Nigeria’s 4th head of state, he ruled from 30th July, 1975 to 13th February, 1976.He was highly prominent for his active role during the Nigerian Civil war.He led a section of the Nigerian Army in their fight against the Biafra Army.
General Abdulsalami Alhaji Abubakar (rtd) holds the record of being the only Military Head of States who didn't took over from an overthrown government in history.
Remembering 2 Nigerian Major Generals who Were Killed For Their Involvement In Alleged Failed Coup Attempts
It is important sometimes to remember past events .They help us to teach ourselves on the best way to live out lives.They also help us to teach younger people the important lessons on life.This is necessary because we remain pilgrims and travellers in life until we die.
Many aged Nigerians who were fortunate to have met General Murtala Mohammed debated that Nigeria would have been in a good shape than now if General Murtala had not kicked the bucket untimely at the hands of Colonel Dimka, the first president who doggedly fought corruption.
General Murtala was assassinated on February 13, 1976.
In this article, I will be presenting to you, the youngest senator in the Nigerian senate, and what you need to know about him.
The Ondo Kingdom is naturally ruled by an Osemawe, the one who develops the land as a king and strengthens its connections to other regions of the country and other cities.The Osemawe is usually an indigene of the state and belongs to the Yoruba tribe.In the meanwhile, the Alaafin died and the twins could return to their homeland from their wandering.
Kano 2023: Meet The Top Three Aspirant That May Succeed Governor Ganduje.Abba Kabir Yusuf also known as Abba is a Nigerian politician, also an engineer from Kano state.
The new Majidadin Gumel, Alhaji Murtala Aliyu was born on March 2, 1974 in the Zuwo area of Gumel, Jigawa State.Murtala was the son of the late Gumel's son, Alhaji Aliyu Muhammad Murtala Aliyu.
In an exclusive interview with Africa TV, General David Medayese Jemibewon, an Elder Statesman, former Governor of old Western State of Nigeria under late General Murtala Mohammed regime and also a former Minister of Police Affairs under former President Olusegun Obasanjo civilian regime, gave insight into how the insurgency could
A lot of people would wonder what cows were doing at airport?The Ekiti state governments and a private organisation, have taken a bold step to improve the agricultural sector in the state.They have recently imported about 250 cows, for the diary farm located at Ikun, Ekiti state.
On this day 2014, Boko Haram attacked FGC Buni Yadi and killed 59 boys- see the list of boys killed.
Boko haram insurgency in the northern part of Nigeria has been a major problem some northerners are facing for almost a decade now, and they seem to be no change ever since the problem began, there have always been various report of attacks and killings of Innocent civilians and armies. This
I think it is safe to say that there are some men in Nigeria who we can never forget, reason being that they left memories of them in our hearts, they made marks and showed great determination to see that this country is a better place.
Murtala Muhammed was a Nigerian general who led the Northern counter-coup forces in overthrowing the Republic of Nigeria and participated during the Nigerian Civil War. He later ruled over Nigeria from 30 July 1975 unfortunately Murtala Mohammed was assassinated on February 13, 1976, exactly 45 years today. Many people regard him as a hero because he contributed so much in making Nigeria reach where it is today. Today, Muhammed's portrait adorns the 20 Naira note and Murtala Muhammed International Airport in
More Pictures Of The Cocaine Worth N30 Billion Seized From An Igbo Lady At Lagos Airport Here are more pictures of the N30Billion worth of Cocaine and Heroine seized at Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos. The vigilant NDLEA operatives reportedly seized the 26.850kg drugs from one Onyejegbu Ifesinachi Jennifer, 33-year-Old lady who arrived Nigeria from São Paulo Brazil on Wednesday. It’s learnt that the seizure is one of the biggest from an individual in the past 15 years. The drugs were reportedly
The Anambra state international Cargo airport It is the planned new project construction that will serve Anambra state and the the entire southeast region of the country.