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Senate Urges FG to Immortalise Shehu Shagari

Senate Urges FG to Immortalise Shehu Shagari

News January 17, 2019 at 8:18 pm 0 comments

Senate Thursday urged the federal government to immortalise late former president, Shehu Usman Aliyu Shagari by naming after him a national monument.
The hallowed chamber also observed a minute silence in his honour and resolved to send a high powered delegation to

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Shagari: Dickson Leads Ijaw Delegation to Condole with Sultan, Tambuwal

Shagari: Dickson Leads Ijaw Delegation to Condole with Sultan, Tambuwal

News January 11, 2019 at 7:53 am 0 comments

Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State, yesterday, led a high powered delegation of top Ijaw leaders and traditional rulers to condole with the Sultan òf Sokoto and people of the state on the death of former President Shehu Shagari.
Dickson described Shagari as a great statesman and leader who belonged

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Shagari: We lost a dove – Aregbesola

Shagari: We lost a dove – Aregbesola

News January 1, 2019 at 7:24 am 0 comments

The former Governor of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, on Monday said he received with much sadness the news of the passage of the first democratically elected president of Nigeria, Alhaji Shehu Shagari,
Aregbesola said that he however accepted the news of Shagari’s exit with total submission to the will of

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Shagari: Sokoto Declares Monday Public Holiday

Shagari: Sokoto Declares Monday Public Holiday

News December 30, 2018 at 11:00 am 0 comments

Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State has declared Monday, December 31, as a public holiday in the state to enable residents to offer a special prayer for the repose of the soul of former President, Shehu Shagari.
This is contained in a statement by Tambuwal’s Director General, Media and Public

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Shehu Shagari’s Family Announces Burial Date

Shehu Shagari’s Family Announces Burial Date

News December 29, 2018 at 10:19 am 0 comments

The family of late Nigeria’s Second Republic President, Shehu Shagari has disclosed date for his burial.
Shagari died at the National Hospital Abuja on Friday after a brief illness.
The late ex-President’s grandson, Nuradeen Mahe disclosed that Shagari will be buried on Saturday in Sokoto State.
Addressing journalists in Sokoto,

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In Photos: Gowon Vists Shagari in Sokoto

In Photos: Gowon Vists Shagari in Sokoto

News, Photonews July 3, 2017 at 10:11 pm 0 comments

Former Head of State, Gen Yakubu Gowon on Monday visited the 1st Civilian President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Alhaji Usman Aliyu Shehu Shagari in Sokoto on Monday. He went in company of the Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal and Bishop Mathew Hassan Kukah.

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