History of a Nigerian Leader, Who was General Murtala Mohammed
General Murtala Muhammed was Nigeria’s former Head of State between 1975 and his assassination in 1976. But who was he and how did he achieve such prominence in Nigerian politics
The history of a Nigerian Leader is a new series we are bringing to you, the people of BattaBox, on the history of Nigeria’s leaders. On this first episode, we are sharing the life of General Murtala Mohammed, his early days as a kid until the end of his life as Nigeria’s Head of State.