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18 Apr
Foundation for Partnership Initiatives in the Niger Delta (PIND), a non-profit organisation that promotes peace and equitable economic growth in the Niger Delta region, has won the MKO Abiola Community Engagement Award...
24 Dec
There is a spiritual dimension to NADECO’s politics, as I have already hinted. Why the movement did not succeed or fully succeed in its purely patriotic goal or doctrine of the super-patriot which each valuable member...
3 Dec
As I write this, I look forward to the day, the beautiful day, the historic day and historic time and historic prospect which we shall hail with fitness and firm firmness
6 Aug 2021
Former Nigeria military head of state Ibrahim Babangida said he annulled the June 12, 1993, presidential election to prevent a coup in the country. The June 12 1993 election is widely regarded as Nigeria's fairest election with Moshood Kashimawo Olalekan (MKO) Abiola in the lead to become president before it was annulled by Babangida. Decades…
24 Jun 2021
It is a pleasant irony that President Muhammadu Buhari, the born-again dictator, is the one whose regime codified June 12 as the National Democracy Day. I don’t know whether Buhari
18 Jun 2021
It seems President Muhammadu Buhari did not quite get it. June 12 was an opportunity for him to do two things: (a) enunciate the political philosophy of June 12 and why it merits being transformed into democracy day
13 Jun 2021
Gov. Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State, has described the late Moshood Abiola as the most acceptable democrat cherished by Nigerians.
12 Jun 2021
SPEECH BY HIS EXCELLENCY, MUHAMMADU BUHARI, PRESIDENT AND COMMANDER IN CHIEF OF THE ARMED FORCES FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA ON THE OCCASION OF COMMEMORATION AND CELEBRATION OF DEMOCRACY DAY ON 12TH JUNE, 2021 Fellow Nigerians, I join you all today to commemorate and celebrate our Democracy Day. It is a celebration of freedom and a…
12 Jun 2021
Today is Nigeria’s Democracy Day, which is celebrated to commemorate the end of protracted military rule in the country. Until June 6, 2018, the event was held yearly on May 29
15 Sep 2020
The family of the late business mogul and presumed winner of June 12, 1993, presidential election, Chief Moshood Kashimawo Olawale (MKO) Abiola, has pleaded with the public, especially the media, to be wary and cautious of any publication regarding Abiola’s family and “not to dishonour and disrespect the memory of the late sage.” The family…
3 Sep 2020
Suspected armed men yesterday invaded the Ikeja residence of the late MKO Abiola and carted away valuables, including money in foreign currencies. It was gathered that the robbers gained access into the house through a nearby canal and escaped through the fence of the building. Lagos State police spokesman, DSP Bala Elkana, confirmed the incident…
2 Sep 2020
Suspected armed hoodlums on Wednesday morning invaded the Ikeja residence of late MKO Abiola and carted away valuables including cash in foreign currencies. It was gathered that the robbers accessed the house through the canal, entered and escaped through the fence of the building. Lagos State Police spokesman, DSP Bala Elkana confirmed the incident to…

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