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M.K.O Abiola

13 Jun 2018
When I first heard about President Muhammadu Buhari’s surprise posthumous honour to Chief M. K. O. Abiola, the widely acknowledged winner of the 1993 presidential election, my instinctive thought was, “My God! How could he nerve his conscience to do that – he was a principal confidant of the Maximum Ruler who denied MKO his well deserved mandate...
17 Sep 2017
This article seeks to appeal to the elders in the land that they should wake up from their deep slumber because Nigeria that Nelson Mandela identified as the only source of pride...
7 Jun 2017
It is not out of point to regard the APC as the successor-political estate of Chief M.K.O Abiola, the great man whose sacrifice formed the cornerstone of our struggle against military rule.
5 May 2017
But it took a disappointed Lagosian, Deji Ayowole, who ‘photoshopped’ the late Dr. Stella Adadevoh’s photo into a Lagos at 50 banner, for the public opprobrium to be given a vent.
19 Oct 2016
Today is the 30th anniversary of Dele Giwa’s assassination. For us who were with him at Newswatch magazine, it was the day the world changed. Giwa was the pioneer Editor-in-Chief ...
13 Jun 2016
Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi, has declared today, June 13, as public holiday in commemoration of the annulment of the presidential election held 23 years ago.


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Saudi Arabian Professional League (SAPL) club, Al Hilal FC has wished Nigerian football legend, Odion Ighalo, good luck in his future endeavour as he leaves for a new adventure. Al Hilal late Thursday night confirmed on their social media pages that Ighalo who joined them in January 2022 would be making his exit this summer.…
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The immediate past governor of Ekiti State, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has refuted a report that he is being probed by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) over an alleged N4bn fraud. Fayemi on Thursday submitted himself to operatives of the EFCC for questioning at the Ilorin office of the Commission. He arrived at the…
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Following reforms undertaken by management under his watch, the Federal Government has conferred on Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority, Mohammed Bello-Koko, the National Productivity Order of Merit (NPOM) Award 2022.
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A Nigerian knowledge institution and advocate for fiscal transparency, Centre for Social Justice (CSJ), has expressed concerned over the recent decision by the Federal Government to remove subsidy of Petroleum Motor Spirit (PMS) without engagement and consultation with stakeholders.
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A Civil Society Organization, Inclusive Friends Association, has tasked President Bola Ahmed Tinubu, to change the narrative and work towards improving the rights of the over 30 million persons with disabilities in Nigeria.