Former Nigerian leaders reunite, celebrate with Shehu Shagari as he marks 90th birthday (photos)

Aww, what a reunion!
Head of State, Shehu Usman Aliyu Shagari, turned 90 today February 25 and he marked it in style. 
President Goodluck Jonathan and former Head of States including Ibrahim
Babangida, Ernest Shonekan, Abdulsalami Abubakar, Obasanjo and Yakubu Gowon were
at the celebration held in his honour today in Sokoto state
Usman Aliyu Shagari, was born February 25, 1925. 
He served as the
President of Nigeria ifrom 1979 – 1983. He worked as a teacher for a
brief period before entering politics in 1954 upon his election to the
federal House of Representatives.
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Tireni Adebayo

Tireni Adebayo is the Editor of Kemi Filani News. She has BSC in Mass Communication from the Redeemer's University and M.A in Mass Communication from the University of Lagos (2014 - 2015) where she majored in Public Relations and Advertising and Digital Media.  When she is not writing, she is either listening to music or reading her favorite books. Tel: +2348000000901 Address: Herbert Macaulay, Yaba, Lagos, Nigeria Email: [email protected]


  1. He is really blessed!
    Wish him all the best

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