MKO Abiola Family React To June 12 Democracy Day. The family of late Chief MKO Abiola has finally reacted following President Muhammadu Buhari’s announcement making June 12 the new date for Democracy Day in Nigeria, while he also conferred a posthumous GCFR title on the late presidential aspirant.
Late Abiola won the June 12, 1993 election which former President Ibrahim Babangida annulled.
MKO Abiola Family React To June 12 Democracy Day
Abiola’s daughter, Wura took to Twitter to thank the president for the hounour as she extolled her late father.
In a series of tweet, Abiola’s daughter wrote;
Dearest Daddy, Bashorun Moshood Kashimawo Olawale #Abiola GCFR. Wonderful to finally be able to write this, 20 years on! Thank you President Buhari.
#MKO “Through your sterling example..may you flesh the dream of a free democratic society” in Nigeria. #June12
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