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MKO Abiola’s daughter denies attacking Obasanjo, others

Hafsat Abiola-Costello, daughter of late Moshood Abiola, the acclaimed winner of June 12 1993 presidential election, has dissociated herself from an article being circulated online in which disparaging remarks were made against certain individuals.

Anglican Church lauds President Buhari for granting financial autonomy to state legislature, judiciary

The Anglican Diocese of Udi in Enugu State has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for signing the Financial Autonomy Bill for State Houses of Assembly and Judiciary into law.

June 12 recognition: Abiola’s canonization as Buhari’s tsunami

President Muhammadu Buhari is not a run-of-the mill politician steeped and mired in the wired acrobatics of political gerrymandering. He is certainly not a politician of the Nigerian pigmentation. His exceptional politics is rooted in the military discipline that he has brought to bear in the articulation of his peculiar dispositions.

Kola Abiola: All they do at National Assembly is talk

Kola Abiola, the eldest son of the winner of the June 12, 1993 presidential election, Moshood Abiola, has called out lawmakers at the National Assembly.

Ben Nwabueze faults President Buhari’s June 12 declaration

A Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Ben Nwabueze, has faulted the June 12 declaration made by President Muhammadu Buhari.

June 12: President Buhari did the unthinkable – Gani Adams

President Muhammadu Buhari did the unthinkable by honouring the martyr of democracy, the late MKO Abiola, with the most prestigious national honour (GCFR), the Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yoruba Land, Gani Adams, has said.

June 12: Umar Ardo approaches court, seeks nullification of awards

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship aspirant in Adamawa State, Dr. Umar Ardo, has sued President Muhammadu Buhari for conferring national honours on Late Chief MKO Abiola, Amb. Babagana Kingibe and late Chief Gani Fawehinmi.

2019: President Buhari will win South-South – APC chief

The National Vice Chairman, South-South, All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Hilliard Eta, has expressed optimism that the region will massively vote for President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019 presidential election.

June 12 : Abiola’s family, civil societies urge President Buhari to end poverty

The family of late MKO Abiola and some Civil Society Organisations have called on President Muhammadu Buhari to end poverty in the nation, as that was what Abiola stood for.

June 12: Governor Ambode unveils 46-feet statue of MKO Abiola

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, on Tuesday unveiled a 46-feet statue of Nigeria’s symbol of democracy and adjudged winner of the June 12, 1993 Presidential Election, Bashorun Moshood Kasimawo Olawale Abiola.

IPOB: June 12 Democracy Day a Greek gift to pacify Yoruba

Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has condemned the re­cent declaration of June 12 as Democracy Day by President Muhammadu Buhari in honor of late MKO Abiola, the acclaimed winner of 1993 presidential election.

Ex-SDP leadership betrayed MKO Abiola – Shehu Sani

Sen. Shehu Sani has lamented that the leadership of the defunct Social Democratic Party, (SDP) betrayed the presumed winner of the June 12 1993 Presidential Election, Bashorun Moshood Kashimawo Olawale Abiola.

June 12: President Buhari has brought healing, reconciliation to Nigeria – Hafsat Abiola

Mrs Hafsat Abiola-Costello, the daughter Late Chief MKO Abiola, the acclaimed winner of June 12 1993 presidential election, said President Muhammadu Buhari has brought reconciliation and healing to Nigeria by recognising her father.

President Buhari confers national honours on Iyorchia Ayu, others

President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Abuja approved the conferment of National Honours on three distinguished Nigerians who contributed immensely to the enthronement of democratic governance in the country.

Why Gani Fawehinmi would have accepted President Buhari’s honour – son

As many pro-June 12 activists gathered at the State House Conference Centre, Presidential Villa, Abuja on Tuesday, some of them shared their views on the decisions of President Muhammadu Buhari.

Senate President Saraki, Speaker Dogara absent as President Buhari honours MKO Abiola, other June...

Senate President Bukola Saraki and Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, were conspicuously absent on Tuesday as President Muhammadu Buhari, conferred National Honours on the heroes of June 12 struggle at the Conference Centre of the State House, Abuja.

June 12: Segun Osoba, Frank Kokori, Gani Fawehinmi’s family express joy over honour

Key stakeholders in the struggle for the revalidation of the annulled June 12, 1993 presidential election won by Chief Moshood Abiola, on Tuesday expressed joy that President Muhammadu Buhari decided to revisit the issue, 25 years after.

Nigeria honours presumed winner of aborted 1993 election

Since 1993, June 12 has been more than just a date in the calendar for Nigerians. For many, it became a symbol of how the military government crushed long-held hopes of a return to civilian rule.

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