A set of archival clips from the era of Soldiers of Fortune:
A brief account by Max Siollun of the Umaru Dikko affair in the Independent (UK).
Former presidents give their views on Nigeria, 50 years after independence. Muhammadu Buhari starts speaking at 1.28m and Ibahim Babangida at 2.53m.
Key Speeches of Buhari and IBB from the period (Buhari’s maiden speech as president on January 1st, 1984 and a speech by Babaginda in August, 1985).
For more film clips from Nigerian military history, why not visit Max’s YouTube page.