IBB and the ghost of June 12

By Olatunji Dare What were former military president Ibrahim Babangida’s thought and preoccupations as the events memorializing June 12, 1993, the day of promise he turned into a nightmare, unfolded? Remorse? Contrition? Vindication? Fulfillment? Triumph? All of the above? We may never know until he releases his much-postponed memoirs. Why, in any case, did Babangida annul the 1993 Presidential election, the anniversary of which was …

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NIGERIA: Consolidating Democracy and National Unity” airs on NTA, Channels TV on June 12 – Presidency

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – The Presidency has said that a one hour documentary titled; “NIGERIA: Consolidating Democracy and National Unity”, will be aired simultaneously on the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) and Channels TV networks this Saturday at 8:00-9:00pm. The Senior Special Assistant to the President(Media & Publicity) Garba Shehu who disclosed this in a statement released via his Facebook page, added that …

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Revealed! What My Father, IBB, Told Us Why Abiola’s Election Was Annulled – Muhammad Babangida

By John Owen Nwachukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Muhammad Babangida, first son of former Head of States, Ibrahim Babangida, has revealed what his father told him and his brother, Aminu, after he (IBB) annulled the June 12, 1993 presidential election. Muhammad, a security consultant, alleged that his father must have been compelled by some external forces to take the decision, adding that IBB told them …

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