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The man in this picture is the late Major Gideon Gwaza Orkar a military officer and revolutionary and other plotters who staged a coup against Gen. Ibrahim Babangida on Sunday, April 22, 1990

The man in this picture is the late Major Gideon Gwaza Orkar a military officer and revolutionary and other plotters who staged a coup against Gen. Ibrahim Babangida on Sunday, April 22, 1990. Orkar’s
men seized the Federal Radio Corporation station, Ikoyi, Dodan Barracks and presidential residence. When the barracks were attacked, Babangida was within the premises, but he managed to escape.
Orkar and others were later executed by Babangida

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