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Yakubu Gowon Biography: Former Head of State of Nigeria

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General Yakubu “Jack” Dan-Yumma Gowon was born on October 19, 1934 in Lur, Kanke Local Government Area of Plateau State. Gowon’s parents, Nde Yohanna and Matwok Kurnyang, left for Wusasa, Zaria as Church Missionary Society (CMS) missionaries in the early days of Gowon’s life. Gowon was the fifth of eleven children. Gowon grew up in […]

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