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Kukah: Gowon deserves an apology from British MP over accusation of looting half of CBN

    Kukah: Gowon deserves an apology from British MP over accusation of looting half of CBN

Matthew Kukah, bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Sokoto, says Yakubu Gowon, former head of state in Nigeria, and his family deserves an apology over claims that he looted the

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Why Tugendhat should apologise to Gowon

    Why Tugendhat should apologise to Gowon

It is difficult to understand how a member of the revered British Parliament worth his salt, could have left himself open to ridicule. By levelling unfounded, irrational and bizarre allegations

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‘He has never been linked to corruption’ — reps defend Gowon over looting claim

    ‘He has never been linked to corruption’ — reps defend Gowon over looting claim

The house of representatives has tackled Tom Tugendhat, a member of the United Kingdom parliament, over his claim that Yakubu Gowon, Nigeria’s former head of state, looted public treasury. At

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The collapse of common sense

    The collapse of common sense

In my previous article, I tried to remind us of what we have always known and talked about: that oil boom flatters to deceive. The world is, meanwhile, desperately looking

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FG demands apology from UK over claim that Gowon looted central bank

  FG demands apology from UK over claim that Gowon looted central bank

The federal government has demanded an apology from the British government over the “unsubstantiated” claim by a member of its

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‘He’s a man of honour’ — Akinwumi Adesina defends Gowon on looting allegation

  ‘He’s a man of honour’ — Akinwumi Adesina defends Gowon on looting allegation

Akinwumi Adesina, president of the African Development Bank (AfDB), says Yakubu Gowon, a former military head of state, is a

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‘It’s rubbish’ — Gowon reacts to accusation of looting half of central bank

  ‘It’s rubbish’ — Gowon reacts to accusation of looting half of central bank

Yakubu Gowon, a former military head of state, has described allegations that he looted half of the Central Bank of

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ICYMI: I was frightened when I became head of state, says Gowon

  ICYMI: I was frightened when I became head of state, says Gowon

Yakubu Gowon, a former military ruler, says he was “petrified” when he became Nigeria’s head of state. Gowon assumed office

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FLASHBACK: The Biafra declaration by Ojukwu — and how the civil war ended

  FLASHBACK: The Biafra declaration by Ojukwu — and how the civil war ended

It has been 53 years since the Nigerian civil war broke out, but the memories of it are still fresh

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Ohanaeze: We never appointed Gowon to lead campaign for 2023 presidency

  Ohanaeze: We never appointed Gowon to lead campaign for 2023 presidency

Ohanaeze Ndigbo has denied appointing Yakubu Gowon, former head of state, to lead the campaign for a president of Igbo

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