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Nigeria's History At A Glance (photo) by LEOSIRSIR(m): 4:15pm On Dec 24, 2015
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Igbo ladies wearing brass anklets 1890s
Book was designed in honour of Emmanuel ifeajuna 1st African to win a Commonwealth Gold
Cappa & D AlbertoAlberto early construction company in Nigeria won the first contract in 1932 built QueensQueens college and kingsway store

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Re: Nigeria's History At A Glance (photo) by LEOSIRSIR(m): 4:16pm On Dec 24, 2015
1st Commonwealth gold winner

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Re: Nigeria's History At A Glance (photo) by LEOSIRSIR(m): 4:19pm On Dec 24, 2015
The first indigenous Nigerian law firm was set up in 1948 by F.R.A Williams, remi fani kayode, and bode thomas

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Re: Nigeria's History At A Glance (photo) by LEOSIRSIR(m): 4:20pm On Dec 24, 2015
WOLE Soyinka and sister tinu 1940

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Re: Nigeria's History At A Glance (photo) by LEOSIRSIR(m): 4:22pm On Dec 24, 2015
WOLE Soyinka receiving Nobel award for literature 1986

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Re: Nigeria's History At A Glance (photo) by LEOSIRSIR(m): 4:23pm On Dec 24, 2015
Yakubu gowon leaving the meeting hall in kampala after hearing the news of his overthrow 1975

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Re: Nigeria's History At A Glance (photo) by LEOSIRSIR(m): 4:26pm On Dec 24, 2015
Segun arinze album cover (dreams) under the premier music label 1982

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Re: Nigeria's History At A Glance (photo) by moscobabs(m): 4:29pm On Dec 24, 2015
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Re: Nigeria's History At A Glance (photo) by LEOSIRSIR(m): 4:30pm On Dec 24, 2015
JP clark, chinwe Achebe and Soyinka were at dodan barracks to plead ibb to release vasta, vasta was still executed.

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Re: Nigeria's History At A Glance (photo) by LEOSIRSIR(m): 4:32pm On Dec 24, 2015
Alake of egbaland oba ladapo ademola ll attending the coronation of king George Vl of England may 1937

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Re: Nigeria's History At A Glance (photo) by LEOSIRSIR(m): 4:33pm On Dec 24, 2015
Shell service station Hughes avenue, lagos 1955

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Re: Nigeria's History At A Glance (photo) by LEOSIRSIR(m): 4:35pm On Dec 24, 2015
Nojim mayegun at the Tokyo Olympics 1964 won the olympic medal (bronze) currently blind and lives in Austria

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Re: Nigeria's History At A Glance (photo) by Hero10001: 4:35pm On Dec 24, 2015
The first pic.. Yeeboe don suffer.

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Re: Nigeria's History At A Glance (photo) by LEOSIRSIR(m): 4:37pm On Dec 24, 2015
Police court lagos 1910

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Re: Nigeria's History At A Glance (photo) by LEOSIRSIR(m): 4:40pm On Dec 24, 2015
1st black pilot 1916 ottoman izimrli grandmother is from bornu
Now Maiduguri

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Re: Nigeria's History At A Glance (photo) by LEOSIRSIR(m): 4:46pm On Dec 24, 2015
4 time Grammy award winner Sade adu as a baby by dad adebisi adu
Oliver de coque in 1976 he recorded 73 albums during his life time

Mr Bellingham traveling in the northern part of Nigeria been carried by his servantsservants 1900
19 year old Victor owaifo as a body builder now a professor near obalande 1960

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Re: Nigeria's History At A Glance (photo) by fawaz050(m): 4:51pm On Dec 24, 2015
WAO CAPTIVATING grin

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Re: Nigeria's History At A Glance (photo) by LEOSIRSIR(m): 4:51pm On Dec 24, 2015
A Nigerian policeman sgt umaru zaira 1959

Sa'du zungur first northern to attend yaba higher college 1930

Teslim balogun the first african to qualify as a professional coach, coached Nigeria at the Mexico 1968 Olympics

Children in a school at agwu enugu state 1970

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Re: Nigeria's History At A Glance (photo) by LEOSIRSIR(m): 4:52pm On Dec 24, 2015
Sit-down and relax there is more to come cheesy
fawaz050:
WAO CAPTIVATING grin

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Re: Nigeria's History At A Glance (photo) by fawaz050(m): 4:57pm On Dec 24, 2015
The bodybuilder thoughundecided...igefemagrin FP PLEASE DIS IS EDUTAINING
cc lalasticlala ishilove seun

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Re: Nigeria's History At A Glance (photo) by LEOSIRSIR(m): 5:00pm On Dec 24, 2015
Awolowo the then premier of the Western region pictured(arrowed) in the midst of primary pupils in bomadi ( present delta) 1952

Earl of Plymouth (R) visiting the then oba of bennin oba Akenzua llll in Benin city 1938

Major babangida, major b haladu, captain b dimka, capt y kure, major bako and mj vasta 1969

In 1969 while the civil war was still going on gowon, married to miss Victoria zakari, many considered it as distasteful

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Re: Nigeria's History At A Glance (photo) by LEOSIRSIR(m): 5:08pm On Dec 24, 2015
Igwe isreal iweka was one of the first Nigeria civil engineering contractors and build the massive iweka road Onitsha

(L-R) Tazania uganda, Rosalinda balogun( Nigeria 1st miss world contestant) and Ghana at 1967 miss world beauty contest

Dikko (then emir of katsina) was first reigning emir to perform hajj 1921 fly in a plane, visit UK and built school for girls

British West African currency were replaced by the nigeia pounds in 1958

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Re: Nigeria's History At A Glance (photo) by LEOSIRSIR(m): 5:17pm On Dec 24, 2015
PRINCE achribong ll of calabar wearing his crown jewels and sitted on his throne1900

Musa yar adua former minister of Lagos during the first republic, and was the father of the form
er Nigeria president and former vo sheu

Alhaji amadu bello, and the Emir of kano Muhammad sanusi at the inauguration of daily mailmail kano 1961

Then major Ibrahim babangida and major mamman vasta 1969 at okigwe ( in present day imo)

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Re: Nigeria's History At A Glance (photo) by LEOSIRSIR(m): 5:25pm On Dec 24, 2015
In 1918 before new currencies supply could reach Nigeria the Nigerian government issued this emergency currency

Dr Nnamdi azikwe with Felicia obua a local NCNC organiser orlu division during his campaign in urrulla 1959
Southern Nigeria protectorate flag (1900-1914)

Maitastine was leader of the tatsine millitant group they were responsible for bloodbath in kanokano 1972

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Re: Nigeria's History At A Glance (photo) by LEOSIRSIR(m): 5:34pm On Dec 24, 2015
August 11 1979 presidential election results NPN S.shagari, UPN O Awolowo, NPP N.azikwe, GNPP W.Ibrahim, PRP aminu kano

1954 British West Africa 100 shillingsNigeria gold cost ( now Ghana), Sierra lonne, lome, Gambia used this currency

Northern school boys at London airport entering British school under private arrangement 1956

Nigeria first political party was Nigerian national Democratic party, founded by Herbert Macaulay in 1922

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Re: Nigeria's History At A Glance (photo) by ayopo10(m): 5:34pm On Dec 24, 2015
This Wonderful... God bless you

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Re: Nigeria's History At A Glance (photo) by fr3do(m): 5:36pm On Dec 24, 2015
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Re: Nigeria's History At A Glance (photo) by LEOSIRSIR(m): 5:41pm On Dec 24, 2015
Five shilling bank note 1968

Then ambassador of Nigeria to UN jaja wachukwu dissing off at the UN council meeting of Oct 14 1960

7 founders of pyrates confraternity at the university college of ibadan ( now university of ibadan)1952 Soyinka far left

Billboards in lagos 1957

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Re: Nigeria's History At A Glance (photo) by LEOSIRSIR(m): 5:41pm On Dec 24, 2015
You are welcome bro one Nigeria wink
ayopo10:
This Wonderful... God bless you

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Re: Nigeria's History At A Glance (photo) by LEOSIRSIR(m): 5:49pm On Dec 24, 2015
The university of Nigeria Nnsukka was renamed university of Biafra(July 6 1967- 5 Jan 1970)

Obasanjo speaking to press on release from prison

1998

Ankle plates was main part of the female costume among the igbos, the women wore them permanently a lady in 1913

A bride in oil river protectorate ( present day rivers/bayelsa) 1900

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Re: Nigeria's History At A Glance (photo) by LEOSIRSIR(m): 5:59pm On Dec 24, 2015
An old style of taking oaths by recruits in the early days of Nigeria army

Tafawa balewa awarded a doctor of law, Honoria casua new York
University July 1961

Colonial flag of Nigeria hoisted at the 1960 Olympics games in Rome

Tafawa balewa relaxing with his children during his annual leave in 1963 at his farm.

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Re: Nigeria's History At A Glance (photo) by LEOSIRSIR(m): 6:06pm On Dec 24, 2015
Queen Elizabeth ll rides in her 1952 rolls Royce sliver wraith LWB in Nigeria 1956

Pat utomi as a young student at the UNN

In 1956 mallam Umaru Altine becomes the first mayor of enugu

Biafra pound

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