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MILITARY

Murtala Muhammed: The Leader Of The 1966 Counter Coup That Removed Aguiyi-Ironsi From Power

Murtala Muhammed was a Nigerian general who led the Northern counter-coup forces in overthrowing the Republic of Nigeria and featured prominently during the Nigerian Civil War and thereafter ruled over Nigeria from July 1975 until his assassination on February 1976. The 1966 Nigerian counter-coup was the second military coup in Nigeria.

  6 months ago ago
Murtala Muhammed: The Leader Of The 1966 Counter Coup That Removed Aguiyi-Ironsi From Power

POLITICS

Ojukwu And The Implementation Of The Aburi Agreement Of 1967.

Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu set March 31, 1967 as the “D-Day” for the unilateral implementation of the Aburi agreement. But the East did not secede. Instead, it appropriated all federal revenue that came from that part of the country. In the meantime, the Yoruba people were dissatisfied with the presence of troops of Northern origin, that occupied the Western Region, and the decision to recruit Yoruba people into the army, did little to ease those feelings.

  7 months ago ago
Ojukwu And The Implementation Of The Aburi Agreement Of 1967.

POLITICS

Check Out Where Awolowo Was Buried

Obafemi Jeremiah Oyeniyi Awolowo was a nationalist and statesman who played a key role in Nigeria's independence movement, he was born on the 6th of March 1901 in Ikenne, Ogun State and he died on the 9th of May 1987 at the age of 78.During his lifetime, he was the first premier of the Western Region and later federal commissioner for finance, and vice chairman of the Federal Executive Council during the Nigerian Civil War.

  1 year ago ago
Check Out Where Awolowo Was Buried

SOCIETY

Meet The First Nigerian To Import A Bulletproof Car Into The Country.

The Western Region of Nigeria (now South - West) was a theater of political upheavals in the early 1960s during the first Republic.The violence that engulfed the region was so intense that it was dubbed 'Wild, Wild, West.'One of the main actors in the crisis was late Chief Ladoke Akintola, the Premier of the defunct Western Region between 1960 and 1966.

  1 year ago ago
Meet The First Nigerian To Import A Bulletproof Car Into The Country.

JUSTICE

4 interesting facts about the first Nigerian lawyer to be conferred SAN

Attaining the post of Senior Advocate of Nigeria is not an easy task in Nigeria. The first senior Advocate of Nigeria is Late Frederick Rotimi Williams. Below are four interesting facts to know about him: 1. Frederick Rotimi was born on 16 December 1920 and died on March 26, 2005 and he was the first lawyer in Nigeria to be conferred the title of Senior Advocate of Nigeria.

  9 months ago ago
4 interesting facts about the first Nigerian lawyer to be conferred SAN

SOCIETY

Remembering Segun Awolowo, the first son of papa Awolowo who died in an accident 58 years ago

Remembering Segun Awolowo, the first son of papa Awolowo 58 years after his death  Papa Awolowo was not just a man that had it smooth during his earthly sojourn.He didn't have it all on a platter of gold.

  1 year ago ago
Remembering Segun Awolowo, the first son of papa Awolowo who died in an accident 58 years ago

SOCIETY

Meet The First Man To Import A Bulletproof Car In Nigeria And Was Killed Despite The Car

Late Chief Samuel Ládòkè Akíntọ́lá, who was popularly known as S.L.A.He was a Nigerian Lawyer, orator, politician, and aristocrat.He was birthed in Ogbomosho, which then the Western Region.

  1 year ago ago
Meet The First Man To Import A Bulletproof Car In Nigeria And Was Killed Despite The Car

SOCIETY

5 Most Sorrowful Assassinations That Can Never Be Forgotten In The History Of Nigeria

1.Adekunle Fajuiyi: He was the first military governor of the former Western Region in Nigeria.He was assassinated with General Johnson Aguiyi-Ironsi, the Head of State.

  1 year ago ago
5 Most Sorrowful Assassinations That Can Never Be Forgotten In The History Of Nigeria

POLITICS

Checkout some development in the Northern part of Nigeria

Nigerian is as a developing country in the western part of Africa with over two hundred million people in the country The country has is really developing in many aspect. Moreover, There are three major regions in the country, which are the Northern, Southern, Eastern and Western Region. But in this article, I will be talking about the Northern part of Nigeria and some it's development. The Northern Nigeria is known as a developing nation in the Nigeria that is dominated mostly by Hausa/Fulani. This region,

  1 year ago ago
Checkout some development in the Northern part of Nigeria

POLITICS

Opinion: If Northerners Stop Transporting Foodstuffs To East and South, This Is What will Happen

Alarming rate of insecurity in Nigeria, other people traced to use of heavy weapons.Some certain people believe that the causes of increasing rates of insecurity in Nigeria are due lack of good governance and legal use of heavy weapons by civilians.

  1 year ago ago
Opinion: If Northerners Stop Transporting Foodstuffs To East and South, This Is What will Happen

POLITICS

Former President To Be Prosecuted In The International Criminal Court

The Government of Sudan may hand over its former President Omar Hassan Al-Bashir to the International Criminal Court (ICC) for trial. Omar and some members of his Government were accused of War Crimes, Genocide and Acts against humanity in the Western Region of Darfur where it was reported that about 300,000 people were unlawfully killed while over 2.7m were displaced from their homes in a war that lasted between 2003 to 2009.

  9 months ago ago
Former President To Be Prosecuted In The International Criminal Court

CAREER-JOBS

Opinion: Bad Leadership Leads To Sorrow, Pains And Loss Of Lives

In our present day Nigeria, you'll agree with me that there is barely a day that passes by and one wakes up with no news of either kidnapping, insurgencies, insecurity challenges etc. It's either happening in the Northern region, Southern region, Eastern Region or even in the Western Region.

  9 months ago ago
Opinion: Bad Leadership Leads To Sorrow, Pains And Loss Of Lives

SOCIETY

My sister-in-law was among the 3 dead students found today from Greenfield university - Man reveals

The dire security situation in Nigeria is one that has Forced everyone to scamper for safety and have been giving the authorities sleepless night in their mandate to maintain the peace and integrity of the Nation.The rate of Killings have climaxed in recent months with kidnappers, bandits, and even the long existing terrorists carrying out various forms of crimes against the citizens of the country and humanity at large.

  1 year ago ago
My sister-in-law was among the 3 dead students found today from Greenfield university - Man reveals

JUSTICE

Falana to Buhari: Old Grazing Reserves Law Applied Only to Northern States

Chief Femi Falana (SAN), popular human rights lawyer, says the Grazing Reserves Act of 1964 was only applicable to northern Nigeria in the 1960s. Falana made the comment in a statement seen by online news media on Monday, June 14 in response to President Muhammadu Buhari's plan to revive the outdated grazing reserves.

  11 months ago ago
Falana to Buhari: Old Grazing Reserves Law Applied Only to Northern States

ENTERTAINMENT

Idowu Phillips (Iya Rainbow) is adorable. See her photos

Idowu Phillips popularly known as Iya Rainbow is a veteran Nollywood actresses who was born 16th October, 1942. She is also a philanthropist and a scriptwriter who was born and raised in Ijebu Ode, Ogun State, in the Western Region of Nigeria. Idowu Phillips has featured in over 100 movies in her career as an actress.

  10 months ago ago
Idowu Phillips (Iya Rainbow) is adorable. See her photos

ENTERTAINMENT

Check Out Curvy Photos Of Fantana, The 22-year Old Ghanaian Born, America Based Singer, Entrepreneur

Not much was known about Ghanaian singer Fantana till she was signed by Rufftown records over a year ago.Her real name is Francine Nyanko Koffi, a Ghanaian from the Enzema tribe - Western Region.The 22-year-old was born and raised in Atlanta in America.

  1 year ago ago
Check Out Curvy Photos Of Fantana, The 22-year Old Ghanaian Born, America Based Singer, Entrepreneur

ENTERTAINMENT

Check Out Curvy Photos Of Fantana, The 22-year Old Ghanaian Born, America Based Singer, Entrepreneur

Not much was known about Ghanaian singer Fantana till she was signed by Rufftown records over a year ago.Her real name is Francine Nyanko Koffi, a Ghanaian from the Enzema tribe - Western Region.The 22-year-old was born and raised in Atlanta in America.

  1 year ago ago
Check Out Curvy Photos Of Fantana, The 22-year Old Ghanaian Born, America Based Singer, Entrepreneur

ECONOMY-FINANCE

How Nigeria Survived Without Oil For Many Years

Nigeria is a country located in the Western Region of Africa.After many years of colonialism, she got her independence on 1st October, 1960.During this time, Nigeria was the envy of other African countries.

  1 year ago ago
How Nigeria Survived Without Oil For Many Years

ENTERTAINMENT

Meet Fantana, The "Endowed" 22-year Old Ghanaian Born, America Based Singer, And Entrepreneur.

Not much was known about Ghanaian singer Fantana till she was signed by Rufftown records over a year ago.Her real name is Francine Nyanko Koffi, a Ghanaian from the Enzema tribe - Western Region.The 22-year-old was born and raised in Atlanta in America.

  1 year ago ago
Meet Fantana, The

ENTERTAINMENT

Meet Fantana, The "Endowed" 22-year Old Ghanaian Born, America Based Singer, And Entrepreneur.

Not much was known about Ghanaian singer Fantana till she was signed by Rufftown records over a year ago.Her real name is Francine Nyanko Koffi, a Ghanaian from the Enzema tribe - Western Region.The 22-year-old was born and raised in Atlanta in America.

  1 year ago ago
Meet Fantana, The