It is of no news that President Muhammadu Buhari had a wife before his current wife, Aisha Buhari. Muhammadu Buhari as a young military officer got married to Safinatu Mani in 1971. Safinatu was 18years of age when she got married to Buhari. Like Buhari, She is of Fulani Tribe from Katsina State although she was born and bred in Jos, the Capital City of Plateau State.
1. Alfred Aduloju Alfred Aduloju was a Nigerian Army major general who served as commanding officer of a number of Nigerian Army divisions and Commandant of the Nigerian Armed Forces Command and Staff College. He was also one of the principal actors in the July 29 1975 coup that ousted then military head of state, General Yakubu Gowon.
The judgements delivered by the Special Military Tribunal to those that were alleged to involved in the phantom coup of March 1995, was condemned by both local and international observers. The Patrick Aziza led Tribunal was referred by many as Kangaroo Tribunal. Many saw the massive arrest as a purported plan to implicate those that were deemed as junta enemies. The 1995 coup plot allegation could be said as the biggest to ever happened in Nigeria. The array of people arrested by the regime of General Sani Abacha
Musa Yar'Adua was a Nigerian politician and administrator who served as the Minister of Lagos Affairs during the country's first republic.When Lagos Island and the capital territory were declared as the city of Lagos in 1963, Yar'Adua was minister.He was the father of Nigeria's 13th president, Umaru Musa Yar'adua, and Shehu Musa Yar'adua, the military government's Chief of Staff.
There are so many great men who have supported this country in different ways, and they can't be easily forgotten because of the good things they have done. In this article, we will be discussing the only family in Nigeria to have produced two siblings as Vice President and President of the federation, and is called the Yar'Adua family.
One famous saying says that "a good child is for the father while a bad child belongs to this mother", this just talks about how women are the brain behind how good a child would turn out to be. Children spend most of their time with their mothers and the mothers instill the characters they'd like in the children. Nothing most mothers wish for more than having successful children. One woman who is undoubtedly a source of prayer and motivation for mothers is Hajiya Aya Dada Yar'Adua. She's the mother of late
If you are reading this article, then you must be a lucky free man or woman in the comfort of your home, office or bedroom. In Nigeria today, not everyone is in prison because of what they did, some are just there because they were found guilty, due to lack of evidence to prove their innocence. while some, are awaiting trail. therefore, we should consider ourselves lucky not to have been in a situation that warrant us going to prison. A Nigerian Prison is the last place any criminal or any one found guilty in
You might be wondering how one woman gave birth to President, Vice President and Governor. Read on to find out. The upbringing parents gives to their children will surely matter in what the children will grow up to become, and if a child becomes successful his or her parents will be commended. One of the people who has been receiving lots of praises for bringing her children up in the right way, is the mother of late Former President Umaru Musa Yara'dua named Hajia Aya Dada Yar’Adua. Hajiya Aya is among the
There's a famous belief that children gets their intelligence from their mothers, therefore credit should be given to the mothers for how children turn up in life. Another famous adage says that a good child belongs to the father, while the a bad child is of the mother. This is to show that mothers play very important roles in the lives of children. One woman who has proven to be a source of prayer is Hajiya Aya Dada Yar'Adua. She is the mother of one of Nigeria's most beloved president, the late Umaru Musa
See The Only State In Nigeria That Has Produced 2 Presidents And A Vice President. In the history of Nigeria, no state have produced a military head of state, two democratic elected presidents and a vice president except for Katsina state, North west of Nigeria. Shehu Musa Yar'Adua, the elder brother of Umaru Musa Yar'Adua was the second in command (Vice President) 1976 to 1979. Major General Muhammadu Buhari became the first Katsina man to rule Nigeria as Military Head of State from 1983 to 1985. President
Many People are going to be surprise to see these two brothers that have been Vice President and President in Nigeria. In this Article we are going to see these great Brothers. Do you know that Umaru Musa Yar'Adua former President of Nigeria had a brother who was a Vice President of Nigeria? Shehu Musa Yar'Adua was a brother to Umaru Musa Yar'Adua. Shehu Musa Yar'Adua was a Nigerian Politician and Military leader who played a Prominent role in the history of Nigeria. He was the Second in Command as Chief of
Checkout Photos of M.K.O Abiola and Shehu Musa Yar'Adua, the Nigerian politicians that died in jail.
Today I will be showing you some photos of M.K.O Abiola and Shehu Musa Yar'Adua.1 .Shehu Musa Yar'Adua: Shehu Musa Yar'Adua was a Nigerian politician and the Elder brother to The Former President of Nigeria, Late President Umaru Musa Yar'Adua.
Major General Shehu Musa Yar'adua (late) was among the victims of the alleged phantom coup of 1995.The retired Major General was serving his prison sentence when death struck him.He died in December 1997 in Abakaliki prison at the age of 53.
Despite reports that Aminu Yar'Adua, 36, who was remanded for allegedly killing four people in an auto accident in Yola, Adamawa State, is the son of the late President Umaru Yar'Adua, THISDAY investigations have revealed that the accused is the son of the elder Yar'Adua, Late Gen Shehu Musa Yar'Adua.
1.Shehu Musa Yar'Adua, 13 Feb. 1976 -30 Sept. 1979 (Olusegun Obasanjo’s Military Regime) Shehu Musa Yar'Adua was born in Katsina, Katsina State, Nigeria, on March 5th, 1943, to Musa Yar'Adua and Hajia Aya Dada.He was a Nigerian major general and former Nigerian Vice president in Gen. Olusegun Obasanjo’s military government between 1976 and 1979.
1.Late Umaru Musa Yaradua (Matawallen Katsina): The late elder statesman was born in Yar'adua quaters in 1951. He was the President of Nigeria from May 2007 to May 2010. 2. Late Major General Hassan Usman Katsina (Ciroman Katsina): He was born into the Katsina Royal family. His father was the Emir of Katsina from1944 to 1981. Hassan held the position of Chief of Army Staff from 1970 to 1973. 3.Late Major General Shehu Musa Yar'adua (Tafidan Katsina): He was born in 1943 at Yar'adua Quaters. He served as Chief
Since Nigeria got her independence in the year 1960, many influential and great Nigerians have ruled the most populous black nation in the world.These great leaders includes Sir Tafawa Balewa, Alhaji Shehu Shagari, General Sanni Abacha, General Ibrahim Babangida,Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, the late Shehu Musa Yaradua and host of others.
Two Notable Fulani Leaders Who Were Loved By Many Nigerians With the continued scrutiny on the Fulani people and with so much being said about them within the Nigerian polity, it is tricky to think that all Fulanis are people who were not liked by others but the characters highlighted in this story points rather to the fact that there are many Fulani individuals have have risen within the Nigeria political class that have been great personalities. The first here is the former military ruler, Murtala Muhammed
In this life, for one to be successful, he must have someone who inspired him or her, or an incident that inspired him or her, this inspiration is mostly memorable, and can't be forgotten in a hurry. Atiku said that Shehu Musa YarAdua inspired him,he said that he was inspired with his extraordinary courage and organizational and mobilization skills.On the 20th memorial anniversary of the politician, soldier and democracy martyr. He said that Shehu YarAdua is a fearless politician who was not ready to compromise
My support for Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Adekunle Tinubu is undoubtedly, not from my sympathy for his being blackmailed by those who are clearly, and unnecessarily afraid of him, but for his indelible footprints in the politics of this country.