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Bode George: Asiwaju Tinubu supported June 12 mandate after General Abacha snubbed him

A former Deputy National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Chief Bode George, has commended Kola Abiola, the son of the late MKO Abiola, the acclaimed winner of the June 12, 1993, election, for exposing former Lagos State Governor, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, and other “June 12 opportunists.”

APC cautions Bode George against peddling lies against Asiwaju Tinubu

Lagos State All Progressives Congress (APC) on Monday advised the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chieftain, Commodore Bode George, to desist from fabricating lies against Asiwaju Bola Tinubu.
Governor-elect of Kwara, Alhaji Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq, has pledged that his administration will be accountable to the people and will not steal or loot the state’s treasury.

Governor Abdulrazaq: Kwara poised for greatness under me

Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq on Friday said the state is poised for greatness on all fronts, having turned the page on decades of socio-economic stagnation.

Rector urges lecturers to focus on teaching, not on unpaid salaries

The Rector of Moshood Abiola Polytechnics, Dr Samson Odedina, has charged lecturers of the Institution to focus on their teaching rather than the salaries being owed them by the state government.

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.

Kola Abiola: Ex-President Jonathan thrice rejected GCFR for MKO Abiola

Former President Goodluck Jonathan thrice rebuffed suggestions he bestow the Grand Commander of the Order of the Federal Republic honour on Chief MKO 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.

June 12: MKO Abiola was rehearsing his inauguration speech before annulment – daughter

Hafsat, daughter of the late Chief Moshood Abiola, on Tuesday disclosed that the late winner of the annulled June 12, 1993, presidential election was already rehearsing how to deliver his inauguration speech as the President before the election was annulled.

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.

MKO Abiola’s family thanks President Buhari over GCFR award, June 12

The Abiola family has written to thank President Muhammadu Buhari for awarding the nation’s highest honour to their patriarch, MKO Abiola, the presumed winner of the 1993 June 12 presidential election.

MKO Abiola’s son accuses bothers Kola, Deji and Agboola of ‘playing god’

One of the children of the Late Moshood Abiola, otherwise known as MKO, AbdulMumuni Abiola, has accused his brothers, Kola, Deji and Agboola of “playing god” with their late father’s properties.

Moshood Abiola Polytechnic staff suspend four months strike

Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics, Moshood Abiola Polytechnic (MAPOLY) branch, Wednesday suspended its four months hold strike after its emergency congress.

ASUP may call off strike next week – official

The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics, ASUP, may call off its 10-day old strike next week, an official has said.

MAPOLY lecturers embark on indefinite strike

Lecturers of Moshood Abiola Polytechnic, Abeokuta, under the aegis of Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics have embarked on an indefinite strike.

MAPOLY lecturers suspend work-to-rule

Academic Staff members of the Moshood Abiola Polytechnic, (MAPOLY), Abeokuta, has suspended its work-to-rule action embarked on over four weeks ago with the resolve to begin academic activities on Monday.

Moshood Abiola varsity unrealistic – ASUP

The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnic (ASUP), Moshood Abiola Polytechnic, (MAPOLY) branch, Abeokuta, has described as a ‘wild goose chase’, the plan by the Ogun State Government to establish Moshood Abiola University of Science and Technology, in Abeokuta, the state capital.

MAPOLY lecturers insist on Okebukola’s removal

Lecturers of the Moshood Abiola Polytechnic (MAPOLY), Abeokuta, have again demanded the removal of the chairman of the Transition Committee driving the conversion to Moshood Abiola University of Science and Technology (MAUSTECH), Prof. Peter Okebukola.

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