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BREAKING: President Buhari’s Full Speech On Democracy Day 2020

On Friday June 12, President Muhammadu Buhari addressed Nigerians delivered a new speech in commemoration of this year’s Democracy Day. The speech highlighted the nation’s achievement in the past few years, plans to better the future and overcoming the COVID-19 pandemic. Read the speech by the President below: “Fellow Nigerians, The 2020 celebration of Democracy Day marks 21 years…

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June 12: President Buhari To Address The Nation On Democracy Day

President Muhammadu Buhari is set to address Nigerians on Friday, June 12, 2020, to commemorate this year’s Democracy Day, according to the president’s media aides. Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina in a statement on Thursday, June 11, 2020, said Buhari will address the nation at 7 am. The statement reads, “To commemorate Nigeria’s Democracy Day,…

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Buhari Renames Abuja National Stadium to MKO National Stadium

Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday renamed the Abuja National Stadium after the late Chief MKO Abiola, the acclaimed winner of the 1993 General Election. The honour is coming 26 years after that historical election adjudged to be the fairest since the country’s independent in 1960. The President had earlier signed into the law the…

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President Buhari Declares June 12 As Democracy Day, Honors MKO Abiola With GCFR

President Muhammadu Buhari has announced that henceforth, June 12 will be celebrated as the Democracy day in the nation. June 12, 1993, signifies the date Nigerians presumably voted the late Moshood Abiola as the President of the country, an election that was eventually annulled by the then-Head of State Ibrahim Babangida. President Buhari wrote on his Twitter: Dear Nigerians, I…

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‘You’re Not Lazy’ – Jonathan Pays Tribute To Nigerian Youth On Democracy Day

Goodluck Jonathan, a former President of Nigeria, has re-emphasized that the Nigerian youth are not lazy. To make this point, Jonathan celebrated Ukoma Michael, Princess Elizabeth Bright and Ramota Tele Lawal — exceptional Nigerians whose invention and hard work have placed Nigeria on the global map. In his democracy day message to Nigerians, on Tuesday,…

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Public Funds Looters Were Not Named! Read President Buhari’s Full Democracy Day Message To Nigerians

  Nigerians are celebrating Democracy Day with the actual celebration on May 29, however in its honour today Monday was announced as a public holiday. The celebration marks 365 days of the present government in office. President Muhammadu Buhari gave nationwide broadcast on Sunday May 29 to the citizens of Nigeria affirming his government’s belief…

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“We Have Challenges But We Will Surely Overcome” – President Goodluck Jonathan’s Democracy Day Speech

President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Goodluck Ebele Jonathan this mornig, Thursday, May 29, 2014 released his traditional Democracy Day speech to mark the return of the country to democratic rule. Read the full speech below. Fellow Nigerians,1.   I greet and felicitate with you all, today, as we mark 15 years of uninterrupted democratic…

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