Abiola’s 20th Year Remembrance in Photos

By Eric Elezuo                                                                       Photos: Segun Lawal

The giants of June 12 struggle and actualisation gathered at the residence of the acclaimed winner of the June 12 1993 Presidential Election, Chief MKO Abiola, to honour his memory, 20 years after his death in detention.

Abiola died on July 7, 1998 in the presence of some world leaders.

Chief Momodu greeting one of the clergy

Recall that President Muhammadu Buhari on June 6, 2018 recognised June 12 as the official Democracy Day in honour of Chief MKO Abiola and the supreme price he paid for the democracy the country is enjoying today.

Gani Fawehinmi’s son, Mohammed with others

Present at the event were Publisher of Ovation Magazine, Chief Dele Momodu, Chief Olisa Agbakoba, Comrade Ayodele Adewale and many others.

Chief Dele Momodu with Dr. Wale Fasakin
Guests at Abiola’s graveside
Chief Dele Momodu with Chief (Mrs) Bisi Abiola

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