Wednesday, 4th October 2023

MKO Abiola

29 Jun
By designating June 12 as Democracy Day in Nigeria, former President Muhammadu Buhari heeded the popular demand to further immortalise the winner of the June 12 ,1993 election, Chief MKO Abiola and put a balm on the wounds inflicted on millions of Nigerians...
12 Jun
As Nigerians commemorate 30 years of annulment of June 12, 1993 presidential election won by the late Bashorun Moshood Kashimawo Olawale (MKO) Abiola, the National Democratic Coalition (NADECO), Afenifere and Yoruba Self-determination Groups, have tasked President Bola Tinubu on how to achieve the ideals of the election, considered to be fairest and freest in Nigeria’s history.
16 Feb
The Presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu has apparently run into a cul-de-sac, with less than two weeks to the February 25 election. All his gimmicks and subterranean machinations have come to a grinding halt.
23 Oct 2022
Dele Momodu, the director of strategic communications of the Peoples Democratic Party’s presidential campaign, has accused Bola Tinubu, the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and his team of plagiarising the 1993 manifesto of the late Moshood Kashimawo Olawale (MKO) Abiola and mixing it with the 2015 APC-Buhari manifesto. Tinubu and the APC…


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The Federal Capital Territory Internal Revenue Service (FCT-IRS) says it will recognise tax-compliant individuals and organisations as part to further appreciate excellence and dedication to civic responsibilities.
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At least five people were injured in a shooting on a university campus in the eastern US city of Baltimore late Tuesday, police said.
24 mins ago
Prime Minister Rishi Sunak is set to fire the starting gun Wednesday on Britain's next general election campaign, with a much-anticipated keynote speech closing his ruling Conservatives' annual conference.
30 mins ago
Canada’s province of Manitoba elected First Nations politician Wab Kinew as its leader on Tuesday, making him the first Indigenous person voted in to head a provincial government.
35 mins ago
An exiled Russian reporter who protested against Moscow's offensive in Ukraine live on state TV was handed over to eight years in jail in absentia on Wednesday for spreading "fakes" about Moscow's army.
37 mins ago
Prudence Foundation and Prudential Zenith have, for the third time, partner Junior Achievement Nigeria (JAN) to promote financial management skills through its financial literacy programme, Cha-Ching.
39 mins ago
The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet), has alerted the public on the possibility of deterioration in visibility in some northern states as a result of dust haze propagated into the country from the source region.
45 mins ago
A Federal High Court, sitting in Abuja, has fixed Nov. 2, to rule on a preliminary objection challenging its jurisdiction to entertain a criminal case involving forgery of document by a Legal Practitioner and his accomplices.
47 mins ago
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has suspended its campaign for the Nov. 11 Kogi Governorship Election as a mark of respect for Ms Khadijat Yahaya, a member of the party who died after an attack by suspected thugs.
55 mins ago
Governor Abba Yusuf of Kano State has declared Wednesday, October 4, a public holiday to commemorate the birth of Prophet Muhammad.