Tag: June 12

President Muhammadu Buhari Addresses the Nation on Democracy Day, June 12, 2020

Tanimu- June 11, 2020

To commemorate Nigeria’s Democracy Day, President Muhammadu Buhari will broadcast to the nation on Friday, June 12, 2020 at 7am. Television and radio stations as ... Read More

11 African Leaders Grace Nigeria’s Democracy Day Celebration

Henry Solomon- June 12, 2019

No fewer than 11 African leaders attended the ceremonies for the maiden celebration of June 12 as Democracy Day in Nigeria on Wednesday. Among them ... Read More

June 12 Democracy Day: Buhari, others arrive Eagles Square

admin- June 12, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday arrived the Eagles Square venue of the Democracy Day celebration at exactly 10:04 a.m. His arrival ensured the commencement of ... Read More

June 12 Annulment: Buhari Offers Apology To Abiola’s Family

Abdul Jimoh- June 12, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Abuja offered an unreserved apology on behalf of the Federal Government to the family of MKO Abiola, over the ... Read More

Nigerians Clamour for The Introduction of June 12 in Schools

Henry Solomon- June 11, 2018

Some Nigerians have called for the introduction of June 12, 1993, general election into the nation’s history curriculum for both secondary schools and tertiary institutions. ... Read More

#June12 as New Democracy Day: Balarabe Musa, Okei-Odumakin Lauds Declaration

Henry Solomon- June 7, 2018

Activists on Thursday commended President Muhammadu Buhari for declaring June 12  as the new Democracy Day. President Buhari on Wednesday declared that June 12 will ... Read More

BREAKING: President Buhari Declares June 12 as #DemocracyDay, MKO Abiola Awarded GCFR Posthumous

Tanimu- June 6, 2018

In a letter personally signed by the President, Buhari declares June 12th every year as Democracy Day and not 29th May. In line with unanimous ... Read More

June 12: Abiola Paid Supreme Price For Nigeria’s Democracy – Amosun

Abdul Jimoh- June 12, 2017

Gov Ibikunle Amosun Says Abiola Paid A Supreme Price For Democracy Gov. Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun said on Monday in Abeokuta, that the acclaimed winner ... Read More

Remembering June 12 1993, Life and Times of M.K.O. Abiola

Arowobusoye Samuel- June 12, 2017

It is 24 years since June 12, 1993, Nigeria conducted one of the freest and fairest elections ever. In that election, what united us was ... Read More

The Real IBB In Nigeria And Politics

Tanimu- August 17, 2016

Yusuph Olaniyonu, Abuja: Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki on Wednesday described former Military President, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida, as one of the issues that ... Read More

MKO Abiola’s Family Seeks Presidential Entitlements

Suleiman Idris- June 13, 2016

The family of the late Chief MKO Abiola, the presumed winner of the June 12, 1993 presidential election, has called on the Federal Government to ... Read More

Remembering June 12, Remembering Moshood Kashimawo Olawale(MKO) Abiola

Arowobusoye Samuel- June 12, 2016

MKO Abiola with Nelson Mandela(PHOTO: National Archive) On June 12, 1993, Nigeria conducted one of the freest and fairest elections ever: in that election, what ... Read More