June 12 Declared As Public Holiday In Lagos To Honour Late MKO Abiola
June 11, 2014 – Fashola Declares Thursday June 12, A Public Holiday / Work Free Day In Lagos To Honour Late MKO Abiola
Governor Babatunde Raji Fashola has declared tomorrow June 12th, 2014 as a public holiday in Lagos state Nigeria to honour the late Nigerian politician, Chief Moshood Abiola.
This is to commemorate the June 12, 1993 annulled presidential election won by the late Moshood Abiola.
The approval was made known in a circular distributed today in Lagos.
The circular reads, “in commemoration of June 12, 1993 as significant in the actualization of Democracy in Nigeria, it is hereby notified for general information that His Excellency, Mr. Babatunde Raji Fashola, SAN, the Governor of Lagos State, has approved Thursday, 12th June, 2014 as a work free day.”