Tag: Gen. Yakubu Gowon

Nasir El-Rufai Of Kaduna Says “Nigeria As A Whole Is Still Paying The Price” For Yakubu Gowon’s Error

Online Platform, TheWill is reporting that the Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai has disclosed that shortly after the civil war, the late sage, Chief Obafemi Awolowo advised the Gen. Yakubu Gowon regime to deploy new wealth from oil to building human capital through the implementation of a nationwide free[Read More…]

President Jonathan Prays For Muhammadu Buhari’s Government

President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday prayed for the in-coming administration of General Muhammadu Buhari. In the same vein, he challenged Nigerian past leaders to emulate the sterling qualities of former Head of State, Gen. Yakubu Gowon; and the former Head of the Interim National Government, Chief Ernest Shonekan, both of whom[Read More…]