We celebrate eminent personality Ibrahim Babagida this day August 17
Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida also known as IBB, is a retired Nigerian Army General
He was Nigeria’s 8th Head of State, he was in office from August 27, 1985 – 1993; preceded by Muhammadu Buhari as Military Head of State
Succeeded by Ernest Shonekan as Interim President of Nigeria.
Born August 17, 1941,he attended Provincial Secondary School, Bida
Nigerian Military Training College
Indian Military Academy and
Command and Staff College, Jaji.
He was considered a key player in most of the military coups in Nigeria
He turns 75 today.
Happy birthday sir!