On the 25th of October, 1993, four Nigerian Youths went out of their way to hijack a plane because of M.K.O Abiola, it was the Nigerian Airways Airbus. The four Nigerians are identified as Bennet Oluwadaisi, Kabir Adenuga, Richard Ogunderu and Kenny Rasaq Lawal, they were led by a Man identified as Jerry Yusuf.
The geographical construct called Nigeria was birthed through the amalgamation of the Southern and Northern Protectorates in 1914. Before this time, the two protectorates had existed as separate entities. But the unification of the entities formed the colony which later got her independence from colonial rule on the first of October 1960.
I wore my Arsenal jersey to a job interview and the HRM sent me home, that I'm not serious - Abiola jokes
Due to the inability of Arsenal football club of England to engage in European champions league and other European football games, many reactions have gone viral among many football fans, about the club. Some also have started making jokes about the club, while some others especially their fans, hope that things get better.
Reactions As Abiola Share New Picture Of Himself Kneeling Crying With 2 Soldiers Men, And Two Ladies
Popular Nigerian Comedian, Cute Abiola has sparked mixed reactions on social media. He recently took to his verified official Instagram account to share a new picture of himself kneeling while crying with two soldiers men at his back and with two ladies spotted at his front as well.
Nollywood actress, Abiola Adebayo Akinrinde has taken to her Instagram page to share stunning photos 3 months after her wedding. Remember the beautiful actress, Abiola has tied the knot with her lover, Oluwaseyi Steven Akinrinde on Tuesday April 27, 2021. She took to her official Instagram page to share the news with her teeming fans and followers.Abiola Adebayo Akinrinde is a Nollywood actress, model, producer, TV presenter, brand ambassador, and brand influencer who is known for her role in the movie titled "Eyin Oka".
Nigeria's history would not be complete without mentioning those who fought for the betterment of the country. In this article, we will look at Moshood Kashimawo Olawale Abiola popularly called MKO Abiola. Before Abiola's death on July 7, 1998, he was one of those politicians who would do anything to bring good governance to the country and was also a profound journalist.
A Yoruba Socio-cultural organisation, Afenifere has reacted to a recent statement that was made by the former military head of state, Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida, where he gave the reason why he annulled Abiola's victory on June 12, 1993. While reacting, Afenifere described the reason that was given by the former head of state, IBB, as an insult to the intelligence of Nigerians.
Over the years in the entertainment industry, women keep making us proud and from time to time, some of them get to show off their new success especially knowing how hard they've worked for that particular thing and joining the list of those who are now a proud owner of a house is popular actress, social media influencer and mother of one, Etinosa Idemudia.
The popular Nigerian comedian, entertainer, video producer and social media influencer; Abdulgafar Ahmad Oluwatoyin, popularly known as "The Cute Abiola", took to his Instagram page to share cute photos of himself, looking stunning in his fine outfit. See the photo below:
The term “voting” is not new to the Nigerian matrix of election. Elections have been ongoing since colonial rule in the country. Our democracy now bears a date that is recognized in history. It was the day a great man won the freest and fairest election ever in the country.
Popular Comedian, The Cute Abiola Reacts As Don Jazzy Shares His Video for The 5th time on Instagram
Popular comedian and skit maker, Abdulgafar Ahmad Oluwatoyin, popularly known as The Cute Abiola has reacted after Nigerian record producer and Mavin Records CEO, Don Jazzy shared his comedy skit for the fifth time on Instagram. The Cute Abiola Photo Credit: thecuteabiola's Instagram page The comedian who was elated as Don Jazzy reposted his video again could not hide his emotions and appreciated the popular music producer for his support.
Former Nigerian Military Head Of State, General Ibrahim Babangida (IBB) has revealed why he annulled the June 12, 1993, presidential election. The election was contested between Badhir Tofa of the National Republican Convention (NRC) and Chief Moshood Kashimawo Abiola of the Social Democratic Party (SDP).
On June 24, 1993, Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida proclaimed the annulment of the June 12 election, which was largely believed to have been won by the Social Democratic Party's Moshood Kashimawo Olawale Abiola (SDP). Despite the fact that the National Electoral Commission (NEC) did not proclaim the election results, Abiola was considered the winner, defeating Bashir Tofa of the National Republican Convention (NRC).
The former Military President of Nigeria, Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida popularly called IBB, has explained the reason behind the annulment of the June 12, 1993 election believed to have been won by late Moshood Kashimawo Olawale, Abiola. According to a report monitored by Daily Post and published on 6th August, 2021, the former Head of States, Badamosi Babangida has revealed the reason why he annulled the June 12 election won by MKO Abiola in the 1993 elections.
The former high commissioner to Malaysia. Yerima Abdullahi, has declared that the igbos or any part of the Southern region will not be given the president on a platter of gold. The former commissioner who reported to correspondent in Gombe stated that if late M.K.O Abiola did it in the past by winning extensively.
Today's Headlines:Why I Stood Behind MKO Abiola On This Day In 1993-Sowore; Victor Uwaifo The Legend
Sowore recalled how he bravely encouraged Abiola exactly 28 years ago, telling him to ignore politicians urging him to abandon the June 12 mandate despite glaringly winning the election. Human rights activist, Omoyele Sowore has narrated his first personal encounter with Chief Moshood Abiola, popularly known as MKO Abiola, and why he chose on August 29, 1993 to stand by the politician following the annulment of the June 12, 1993, presidential election by the Ibrahim Babangida-led military junta.
The management of the Osun State Polytechnic, Iree has debunked the information going around that its Daily Part Time students had protested against its decision leading to the suspension of first semester examination. In a telephone chat with DAILY POST, the institution Public Relations Officer, Tope Abiola revealed that there was no student protests but what happened was that students were entreating the school management to give them more time to offset their school fees.
Former Military President, Ibrahim Babaginda also popularly called IBB by most Nigerians, while reminiscing about his time as Military president has stated some interesting facts, especially about the events that came after the June 12, 1993 presidential Election. The ex-president stated that there would have been a bloody coup if that election had not been annulled.
General Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida (Retired) who turns 80 on August 17 or so has taken time during a recent Arise TV interview to reminisce on the most controversial decision he took in his 8 years reign as a military head of state. When asked what led to the annulment of the June 12 election which was said to be the freest, fairest and most peaceful election the country has ever had, I expected the retired general to sidestep the question but he seemingly gave a very direct and maybe honest reply to it.
One of the most controversial issues in the history of Nigeria is the annulment of the 1993 presidential election. The winner of the 1993 presidential election was never declared as Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida announced the annulment of the election widely believed to have been won by Moshood Kashimawo Olawale Abiola of the Social Democratic Party (SDP).