Sani Abacha News

Will permutation for 2023 shape today’s election?

2023 Presidency: Osinbajo playing to the gallery — Adebanjo, Okupe The most favoured zones are North-Central, which occupied the topmost seat for 18 years and five months through Generals Yakubu Gowon, Ibrahim Babangida and Abdulsalami Abubakar; North-West, 17 and a half years, through General Murtala Muhammed, Alhaji Shehu Shagari, Buhari,late General Sani Abacha, and late Dr Umaru Musa Yar’Adua; and the South-West through General Olusegun Obasanjo and Chief Ernest Shonekan.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Feb 15, 2019

Murtala would have transformed Nigeria if he hadn’t been killed – Ibrahim, brother – Punch Newspapers

There is security presence at the residence of the late General Sani Abacha.

Punch , Nigeria Feb 15, 2019

Buhari’s administration treats Osinbajo like a glorified houseboy —Akin Osuntokun

Up till 1998 when Gen. Sani Abacha died, the politics and Presidency of Nigeria was like a plain yard of the North.

Punch , Nigeria Feb 15, 2019

International Community Focus on Nigeria: What changed between 2015 and 2019?

The most poignant response came last Monday when the spokesman of the Buhari Campaign, Mr. Festus Keyamo in the most vicious attack on an American government and its ambassador since the Sani Abacha days released a blistering attack on the US and Ambassador Symington.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Feb 13, 2019

Citizens’ Power And Access To Information In Nigeria By Femi Falana

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sued the Federal Government to account for the repatriated loot of the late military ruler, General Sani Abacha.

Sahara Reporters , Nigeria Feb 12, 2019

Elections: Between Nigeria and its international friends

It has been reported that the demise of the late dictator, Gen. Sani Abacha, was hastened by his inability to access world class medical treatment due to the sanctions on his regime, including visa ban on him and his family members and officials of his government.

Punch , Nigeria Feb 11, 2019

Kano PDP rally: Atiku pledges priority attention to Agric, commerce | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News

He made the promise while addressing party supporters at the rally held at the Sani Abacha stadium, Kofar Mata in Kano on Sunday.

The Guardian , Nigeria Feb 11, 2019

Nigerian Newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Monday morning

No fewer than twelve persons were reported to have slumped at the presidential rally by Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar in Kano State, North-West Nigeria, on Sunday Atiku was said to have pulled a massive crowd at venue of the rally, the Sani Abacha Stadium, 5.

Daily Post , Nigeria Feb 11, 2019

Overcrowding: Nine slump at Atiku’s rally in Kano

Atiku made the promise while addressing a mammoth crowd of party supporters at the Sani Abacha Stadium in Kano State on Sunday.

Punch , Nigeria Feb 11, 2019

APC vs PDP: What Secondus, Kwankwaso said at Kano rally

NAN reports that Secondus spoke while addressing party supporters at the rally held at the Sani Abacha stadium, Kofar Mata in Kano.

Daily Post , Nigeria Feb 10, 2019