Posts Tagged ‘Alhaji Shehu Shagari’

Buhari’s video attacking Shagari resurfaces as President visits his family

by Ikokwu Ikembaon December 30, 2018
A video in which President Muhammadu Buhari said he did not regret ousting President Shehu Shagari through a military coup has resurfaced just as Buhari has flown to Sokoto State to commiserate with Shagari’s family. In the video, which was an interview with Seun Okinbaloye on Channels TV’s Politics Today programme which was recorded in […]

Shagari: Buhari directs flags to fly at half-mast for three days

by Ikokwu Ikembaon December 30, 2018
President Muhammadu Buhari has once paid tribute to the late President Shehu Shagari and directed that the national flag and other flags should fly at half-mast in military and para-military formations as well as public buildings for three days, starting from Dec. 30. In a statement personally signed by him, Buhari declared: “The late President […]

Shagari’s Body Arrives Sokoto

by Ikokwu Ikembaon December 29, 2018
The remains of former President Shehu Shagari on Saturday arrived Sa’ad Abubakar 111 international Airport Sokoto in a Federal Government aircraft with registration number 5N_FGZ at 12:55pm. The body was received by the Governor of Sokoto State, Hon Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, former Governor Attahiru Bafarawa , Sokoto State Executive Council members and the family members […]

Breaking : Shehu Shagari is Dead

by Breaking Timeson December 28, 2018
Shehu Shagari, first and only president of Nigeria’s second republic (1979–1983), is dead. A family source disclosed this to TheCable, saying he died at the National Hospital, Abuja, on Friday. (Cable News)

RECESSION | Buhari Owing Goodluck Jonathan, Former Presidents 10 months allowances

by Breaking Timeson November 18, 2016
The Presidency revealed Thursday that in the last ten months, the Federal government has not paid the salaries and allowances of former President of the federal Republic of Nigeria, Alhaji Shehu Shagari. Shehu Shagari who is ninety-one years old, was President of Nigeria between 1979- 1983. Also affected in the non-payment of salaries and allowances […]