Nigeria Today In History

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Wednesday July 16, 1947

Stephen Anthony Ukpo was born in Okpoma, Yala, Cross River State. He was Minister of Information and Culture (Sept. 1985 - Aug. 1986), and then Governor of Rivers State (August 1986 - July 1988)..  Read More

Sunday July 16, 1961

Richard "Ricky" Daddy Owubokiri, professional footballer, was born in Port Harcourt..  Read More