• General Yakubu Gowon At 80

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    On October 19, 2014, General Yakubu Gowon clocked 80 years of a life well spent in the pursuit of peace. Here’s to the health of a leader and a great and remarkable human being. I first met General Yakubu Gowon in January 1950 when he was admitted into form III at Barewa College Zaria. I…

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    General TY Danjuma: A Tribute

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    General TY Danjuma marked his 76th birthday on Monday, December 9, 2013. I join his friends, relatives and associates in wishing him many happy returns of the day. In the course of 2013, the general was honoured by two traditional rulers. On June 22, he was turbaned at the palace of His Highness Alhaji Shehu…

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