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Popular Nigerian military general is dead.

Eye9ja understands that the popular Nigerian military general Who Announced Buhari Coup died in Jos, the Plateau state capital on Thursday morning, May 13, family sources revealed.

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The deceased military personnel who was a Former Field Commander of ECOMOG, General Joshua Dogonyaro was popular for being a member of the ‘langtang Mafia’ during his days in the military.

Popular Nigerian military general is dead.

The retired General Joshua Dogonyaro was also responsible for announcing the coup that removed current President, Muhammadu Buhari from power in 1985.

Popular Nigerian Military General Dies
Former Field Commander of ECOMOG, General Joshua Dogonyaro

Former Nigerian Military General is dead. He announced coup that ousted Buhari

The Former Nigerian Military General read the coup speech that ousted the Buhari military junta and brought in the Ibrahim Bademosi Babangida junta on August 27, 1985. Born in 1940 at Vom Missionary Hospital, Vom, Plateau State, he attended Saint Peter CMS Primary School, Bukuru, from where he gained admission into Boys’ Secondary School, Gindiri.

General Joshua Dogonyaro later moved to Dental Technology School, Broad Street, Lagos, gaining admission into the Nigerian Defense Academy, Kaduna shortly after.

 

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