Tag: Nigerian Army

Biography Of Major Chukwuma Kaduna Nzeogwu: Lead Coup Plotter of the First Military Coup in Nigeria

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This is the Biography of Major Chukwuma Kaduna Nzeogwu, lead coup plotter of the first military coup in Nigeria. According to Wikipedia, Major Patrick Chukwuma Kaduna Nzeogwu, (1937–1967) was a Nigerian military officer who played a leading role in the January 15, 1966 military coup, an event that derailed Nigeria’s nascent democracy and introduced military […]

Biography of Lt. Col. Buka Suka Dimka

This is the Biography of Lieutenant Colonel Buka Suka Dimka who was a Nigerian Army officer and chief antagonist in the February 13, 1976 military coup that cut short the life and regime of former Nigerian Head of State, General Murtala Ramat Muhammed. Colonel Dimka actively participated in the Nigerian Counter-Coup of 1966 which overthrew […]

PROFILE OF THE CHIEF OF ARMY STAFF:LIEUTENANT GENERAL TUKUR YUSUF BURATAI BIOGRAPHY

LIEUTENANT GENERAL TUKUR YUSUF BURATAI NAM GSS psc(+) ndc (BD) BA (Hons) MA MPhilLieutenant General Tukur Yusuf Buratai became the 20th Chief of Army Staff on 17 July 2015. He is an accomplished infantry senior officer who was commissioned in 1983 and has had multiple command, administrative and instructional appointments over his 34 years illustrious […]