Tag: mko

Chinedu OkaforJune 12, 2020

MKO Abiola: The Leader Nigerians were wrongfully denied

As a Nigerian, there are few names one imagine when they think of the word: patriotism. We haven’t had much ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJune 12, 2016

How MKO Abiola was arrested, imprisoned and eventually killed

June 12 will forever be an iconic date for democracy in the history of the Nigerian nation. On June 12, ...

May 31, 2014

MKO Abiola sacrificed everything for Nigeria – Obasanjo (finally) agrees

by Akan Ido After years of deliberately refusing to acknowledge MKO Abiola’s contribution to Nigeria’s transition to democracy, former President ...

December 6, 2013

Nduka Obaigbena remembers: MKO Abiola & his last flight to South Africa (for Mandela)

by Nduka Obaigbena The publisher of ThisDay commemorated the June 12 anniversary last year by recalling late politician MKO Abiola’s ...

June 29, 2012

FG owes my father $350m – Kola Abiola

by Femi Adesina This is the concluding part of the interview with newspaper editors held by Kola Abiola, first son ...

June 29, 2012

MKO’s death was a blessing for his wives – Kola Abiola

by Femi Adesina He’s built like a boxer, a wrestler or a weightlifter.  And why wouldn’t he be?  He works ...

June 17, 2012

So, who is your Twitter Overlord? Read: The sociology of the self-acclaimed “activist” Twitter community

Whether you think it’s a narrow attack on easily identifiable social media voices or a dispassionate assessment of a growing ...

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