Ibrahim Bako was said to have been killed by his own people for trying to arrest Ex. President Shehu Shagari In 1983.
We’ll be sharing with you, the brief history of Ibrahim Bukola and how his people conspired against him and killed him based on an assignment given to him.
Ibrahim Bako was born in the year 1941. He joined the Nigerian Army in the year 1963 as a Lieutenant. He was among the gallant military men who took an active role during the 1966 coup and that of 1983, the coup which led to his death.
It was made known that during the coup in 1983, Ibrahim Bukola was given the assignment to arrest the Shehu Shagari who happened to be the president then because his father was a good friend to Shehu Shagari.
Unfortunately, Ibrahim Bako decided to carry out the assignment without the knowledge that some of the people who sent him the errand have informed the president about what Ibrahim Bako was coming to do. This made the president tighten his security and informed his security men to be at alert.
It was said that Ibrahim Bako was killed in the process of carrying out the assignment of arresting the president on the 31st of December in the year 1983 during the coup which brought General Muhammadu Buhari to power.
So sad the power of betrayal.