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After the gubernatorial, house of representatives, Senatorial and Presidential elections that took place on April 14 and 21 2007, respectively, unprecedented cases of rigging were recorded in the political history of Nigeria. At last, the thug formerly in military uniform, and now in agbada has fulfilled his "do or die" electoral promise.

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Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, as one of the founding fathers of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), is a force to reckon with in the political landscape of the country.

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It outlines the broad context of military reform under Obasanjo from 1999 to 2007, when the country returned to civilian rule after over two decades of military dictatorships. ... A new uniform ...

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Why Nigeria has not experienced military coup since 1999 ...

Mr. Obasanjo, who first ruled Nigeria as a military head of state between 1976 and 1979, later governed the nation as a democratically elected leader between 1999 and 2007.

Controversy and the National Arts Theatre in Lagos

The Theatre was built during the military regime of Olusegun Obasanjo, by a construction firm working from a plan of the Palace of Culture and Sports in Vama, and finished in time for the Second World Festival of Black Arts and Culture (FESTAC) in 1977.

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The Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library has been officially opened on Saturday, in Abeokuta, the Ogun state capital. ... shoes, military uniform, his …

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inform your terrorist men in military uniform to vacate my ota farm now, he warned. ... Obasanjo who joined Nigerian Army in 1958 and got promoted to the position of Chief commander of Army Engineer before the Nigeria civil war stated that taken him to ICC is a …

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A MAN dressed in full military uniform was on Friday arrested by the police in Lagos for allegedly flouting the ban on commercial cycles on major expressways in the state. The suspect identified as Yusuf Bello, 38, was intercepted around Mosolashi Bus Stop, Alagbado around 8:30am fully clad in military attire with passengers on an […]

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Throwback: Day Biafrans shot Obasanjo in the buttocks …

Throwback: Day Biafrans shot Obasanjo in the buttocks-Gen Alabi Isama. Brigadier General Godwin Alabi Isama, former Chief of Staff at the 3 rd Marine Commando during the civil war and Lieutenant General Alani Akinrinade, one time Chief of Army Staff, have come a long way. In 1960 the two traveled on the same train for their recruitment into the ...

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Obasanjo: Between A Deliberate Plot For Confusion And ...

In the years that followed the civil war, Chief Obasanjo has not only ruled the country both in military uniform and civilian attire for a combined period of 10 years, he has quite literally and figuratively been the major defining force from the South of Nigeria, negotiating, dictating, determining and destroying the dynamics of institutions ...

Throwback: Day Biafrans shot Obasanjo in the buttocks-Gen ...

Throwback: Day Biafrans shot Obasanjo in the buttocks-Gen Alabi Isama. Brigadier General Godwin Alabi Isama, former Chief of Staff at the 3 rd Marine Commando during the civil war and Lieutenant General Alani Akinrinade, one time Chief of Army Staff, have come a long way. In 1960 the two traveled on the same train for their recruitment into the ...

Nigeria: Why Nigeria Has Not Experienced Military Coup ...

Mr. Obasanjo, who first ruled Nigeria as a military head of state between 1976 and 1979, later governed the nation as a democratically elected leader between 1999 and 2007.

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Fourth, Police in 1938 and up to 1960 were called constabularies and the uniform of thr native constabularies did not carry epaulette on collar or shoulder. Fifth, the man in uniform was Olusegun Obasanjo himself in army officers uniform likely at the Officers Mess and in a relaxed mood. Sixth, to use the word of Musiwa, THIS IS A FRAUD!

Why Army has not staged coup again in Nigeria — Obasanjo ...

…I retired 93 military officers in one day …Officers given six hours notice of retirement President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has said that his decision to suddenly retire 93 officers in a day ensured that the Nigeria Army was rid of officers capable of staging coup d'état, saying the action is responsible for the survival of […]

Why Should GEJ Wear Military Uniform On Oct.1? - Politics ...

Lord_Reed: I was shocked and appalled that GEJ a civilian President would choose to wear a military uniform on the 1st of October Nigeria's independence day. I consider it a slap on the face of democracy and a sign of things to come. Even Obasanjo an ex-military Head of State didn't wear a uniform in his days a civilian president.

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Uniform Rules for Each Branch of Service. Retired military members and honorably discharged veterans may wear the rank and insignia currently in use, or the rank and insignia in use at the time of their discharge/retirement, but cannot combine the two. Each branch have similar rules for their veterans to wear the uniform and for what occasions.

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Obasanjo: How I ended incessant coups in Nigeria | TheCable

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo says his decision to retire military officers who were politically exposed brought about an end to incessant coups in …

Soyinka's Wicked Literary Press Attack On Obasanjo And A ...

During Obasanjo's military rule from 1976 to 1979, Buhari was the petroleum minister but at a stage he was required to go oversees for a 1-year military course so head of state General Obasanjo took over the petroleum portfolio. Throughout the 12 months that Obasanjo took charge of Nigeria's oil, the 1-year oil money (about 2.8 billion ...

Guide to Military Uniforms | Military.com

The first U.S. military uniforms date back to 1779 when General George Washington chose to use the blue uniform coat with state facing colors, and white waistcoat and breeches.

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Olusegun Obasanjo | Military Wiki | Fandom

There is no military solution to the conflict and battlefield victory cannot guarantee political stability in Ethiopia, says Obasanjo. H.E Olusegun Obasanjo, High Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission for the horn of Africa has appealed to the leadership of both sides involved in the crisis in Ethiopia to halt their military offensives for "dialogue to continue to ...

Nigerian President Olusegun Obasanjo in naval uniform ...

Lagos, NIGERIA: Nigerian President Olusegun Obasanjo in naval uniform addresses officers and men of the Nigerian navy 02 June 2006 during the 50th golden jubilee celebration of the force in Lagos. Obasanjo attended celebration of the Nigerian Navy …