Interventionism

Interventionism is defined as the policy or doctrine of intervening, especially government interference in the affairs of another state or in domestic economic affairs[i]. Nigeria has shown the…

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Ogbemudia Samuel Osaigbovo

Ogbemudia Samuel Osaigbovo; Soldier, military regime apologist and two-time governor of the defunct Mid-western Region and Bendel State with an enduring legacy, hardly surpassed by any of his…

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General Martin Luther Agwai

Agwai Martin Luther

Martin Luther Agwai; Nigerian military chief appointed Chief Of Army Staff, COAS by President Obasanjo. During his tenure, Dornier 228 Nigerian Air force jet crashed on Ngokur Hills in…

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Col. Abdulmumini Aminu

Abdul Mumuni Aminu

Abdul Mumuni Aminu; Colonel in the Nigerian Army, one who personally arrested General Buhari on the coup day of August 27, 1985 that brought General Babangida to power[i].  Mumuni was the…

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Barnabas Vwa Jabilla

Barnabas Vwa Jabilla; with the operational nickname of Sergeant Rogers. Barnabas was a non-commissioned officer of the Strike Force, an anti-terrorist outfit of the Presidency set up in 1994 under…

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Al-Mustapha Hamza

Al-Mustapha Hamza; Major in the Nigerian army, an otherwise unknown soldier who played a pivotal role in determining the country’s direction and future. Born July 27, 1960 in Ngiru, Yobe State,…

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KATSINA Hassan Usman

KATSINA Hassan Usman; Nigerian Army General, born 1933 in Katsina. Hassan Usman Katsina belonged to the generation of generals who handled the affairs of the Nigerian republic in 1966 when the…

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Odumegwu Ojukwu

Odumegwu Ojukwu

Odumegwu Ojukwu; Army officer, listed in the Nigerian Army in 1957  and rising through the ranks to become the military governor of the Nigeria Eastern Region in 1966. Ojukwu was the chief…

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Theophilus Danjuma

Theophilus Danjuma

Theophilus Danjuma; Military general who played crucial roles in the shaping of post-independence Nigeria. Danjuma who made huge fortunes in Nigeria’s extractive industry announced his…

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Third Marine Commando

Third Marine Commando; Nigerian military unit and a major player in the Nigerian civil war, representing  an important portion in the Nigerian history, especially between 1967 and 1970….

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