Babatunde Raji Fashola, SAN born 28 June 1963 is Nigeria’s Federal Minister of Power, Works and Housing and was Lagos State Governor from May 29, 2007 to May 29, 2015. Like Fashola, there are several notable Nigerians who were born in the year Nigeria became a republic. INFORMATION NIGERIA has put together these people in this piece…
Hakeem Abdul Olajuwon, formerly known as Akeem Olajuwon, is a Nigerian-American retired professional basketball player.
Peter Rufai is a Nigerian retired footballer who played as a goalkeeper. He competed professionally in Belgium, the Netherlands, Portugal and Spain, in a senior career that lasted twenty years.
Rashidi Yekini was a Nigerian footballer who played as a striker. His professional career spanned more than two decades
Pastor Temitope Balogun Joshua, commonly referred to as T. B. Joshua, is a Nigerian prophet. He is the leader and founder of The Synagogue, Church of All Nations, a religious organisation that runs the Emmanuel TV television station from Lagos, Nigeria.