The trial of Chief M.K.O. Abiola and the criminalization of democracy in Nigeria, 1994
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Published by Advancing Democracy in Africa in Somerville, MA .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Abiola, M. K. O. -- 1937-,
  • Democracy -- Nigeria,
  • Political persecution -- Nigeria,
  • Political prisoners -- Nigeria,
  • Nigeria -- Politics and government -- 1993-2007

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesLessons for us
Statementby Omo Omoruyi.
SeriesMonograph series on Nigerian politics -- no. 1
ContributionsAdvancing Democracy in Africa (Firm)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDT515.83.A26 O46 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationii, 50 p. :
Number of Pages50
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23610087M
LC Control Number2005639053

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  Below is the full speech, delivered on J , and dubbed the ‘Epetedo Proclamation’, having been made in the Epetedo area of Lagos Island: People of Nigeria, exactly one year ago, you turned out in your millions to vote for me, Chief M.K.O. Abiola, as the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. But politicians in uniform, who.   Below is the full speech delivered on J , and dubbed the ‘Epetedo Proclamation,’ having been made in the Epetedo area of Lagos Island. “People of Nigeria, exactly one year ago, you turned out in your millions to vote for me, Chief M.K.O. Abiola, as the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. But [ ].   In August , as an Assistant Editor at Sunday Concord, I wrote a book to commemorate Abiola’s 60th birthday at a time he was in detention. Titled “Abiola’s Travails”, the publication was partly financed by the then PUNCH Chairman, Chief Ajibola Ogunsola, easily one of the few genuine friends of Abiola and for me a professional mentor. Full Text of Inaugural Address of President MKO Abiola as Delivered on J at Epetedo, Lagos Full text of the Epetedo, Lagos proclamation delivered by the late M.K.O. Abiola on Saturday, J People of Nigeria, exactly one year ago, you turned out in your millions to vote for me, Chief M.K.O. Abiola, as the President of the.

After twenty-two years of the criminal cancellation of the J , presidential election ostensibly won by the business mogul, the late Chief M. K. O. Abiola, Onyeisi Chiemeke, a lawyer and.   The statement recalled the gruesome murder of Alhaja Kudirat Abiola in and the supreme sacrifice made by many other Nigerians, including Chief M.K.O Abiola . Column - The public protests which greeted the illegal annulment of the result of the J presidential election won by Chief M.K.O Abiola forced the military President, Gen. Ibrahim.   The Kudirat Initiative for Democracy (KIND) hereby expresses its shock and disappointment at the judgment of the Court of Appeal, Lagos .

Obasanjo co-plotted Coup Against Abacha – Bamaiyi. Obasanjo co-plotted Coup Against Abacha – Bamaiyi. A former Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Ishaya Bamaiyi has said that the winner of the presidential election, Chief MKO Abiola, could not have died of natural causes on July 7,   Background: After the annulment of the J election which is universally acclaimed to have been won by late Chief M.L.O Abiola, there were pressures by Civil Society and the International Community on the Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida led Military Junta to rescind its decision and declare Chief Abiola as the winner of the election.   Full text of the Epetedo, Lagos proclamation delivered by the late M.K.O. Abiola on Saturday, J People of Nigeria, exactly one year ago, you turned out in your millions to vote for me, Chief M.K.O. Abiola, as the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.   3, Soyinka, during the regime of Nigerian former Head of State, General Sani Abacha, between – , as part of the struggle for reclamation of the June 12 mandate won by the Late Chief M.K.O Abiola, escaped from Nigeria on a motorcycle via the “NADECO Route, and a death sentence was pronounced against him in absentia by Gen. Abacha. He.