June 12: Buhari Renames Abuja Stadium After MKO Abiola


President Muhammadu Buhari has renamed the Abuja national stadium after the late MKO Abiola.

Buhari made the declaration while delivering his speech at Eagle Square, Abuja, during the Democracy Day celebrations on Wednesday.

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MKO who was the presidential candidate of the Social Democratic Party  (SDP), was presumed winner of the June 12, 1993 election.

On Monday, Buhari officially declared June 12 as Democracy Day to honour  Abiola.


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