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DEMOCRACY DAY: Buhari Pledges Transparent Succession

Spirit of June 12‘ll inspire national greatness – Tinubu Get your PVC, Saraki tells Nigerians  President’s speech not good enough, says DG Save Democracy Africa   Caleb Ishaya, Paul Effiong, Abuja and Abdul Salaudeen, Ilorin President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday said that he is

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Democracy Day Speech By President Muhammadu Buhari

ADDRESS BY HIS EXCELLENCY, MUHAMMADU BUHARI, PRESIDENT AND COMMANDER IN CHIEF OF THE ARMED FORCES OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA ON THE OCCASION OF COMMEMORATION AND CELEBRATION OF DEMOCRACY DAY 12TH JUNE, 2022 Fellow Nigerians, Today, June The 12th, marks another Democracy

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June 12: Celebrating Democracy Again

 It is 23 years of unbroken democracy in Nigeria and not a few think it is time to clink glasses and toast to this milestone. While it may have been a bumpy road, there is a lot to celebrate, given

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Democracy Day: Eschew Anger, Bitterness Towards People of Other Faiths – Dr. Lemu

A foremost Islamic Scholar, Dr. Muhammad Nuruddeen Lemu has reiterated the need for peaceful coexistence as he call on every Muslim to be tolerance to one another, especially while dealing with people of other faiths. The Guest Speaker, Dr. Lemu

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Democracy Day: Nigeria Has Done Much For MKO, Others – FG

The Federal Government has reiterated that much has been done for the winner of the annulled June 12 1993 presidential election, Chief Mashood Kashimawo Olawale Abiola, MKO and others who lost their lives during the struggle for Democracy. The Honourable

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June 12: Salient Lessons For Democracy

Severally, the general election of June 1993 in which Chief Moshood Kashimawo Abiola was the arrowhead has come to the fore in political discourse. Abiola was believed to have won the election that was truncated by the then ruling military

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Democracy Day: Coalition Charges Buhari On Rule Of Law

The Coalition for a Better Nigeria, a civil society organisation, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to do more in promoting the rule of law to deepen democracy. The National Coordinator of the Coalition, Bamiji Awa, made the plea in an

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22 Years of Uninterrupted Democracy: Nigeria is Progressing – Gbajabiamila

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr Femi Gbajabiamila, has said that Nigeria has witnessed progress and development while calling for dialogue in resolving all the challenges facing Nigeria’s democracy. In a statement on Saturday, Gbajabiamila said since the

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Democracy Day: Civil Society Leader Attributes Rising Cases Of Insecurity To Corruption

By Chika Mefor-Nwachukwu President of a Civil Society Organisation, Global Integrity Crusade Network (GICN), Edward Omaga has stated that the rising spate of insecurity across the country could be tied to corruption. Omaga made this submission during his welcome address

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Democracy Day: President Buhari To Address The Nation On Saturday

President Muhammadu Buhari will on June 12, address the nation at 7am, the President’s spokesman, Mr Femi Adesina, disclosed in a statement on Friday in Abuja. According to the presidential aide, the broadcast is to commemorate Nigeria’s Democracy Day slated

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