Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Wednesday praised President Muhammadu Buhari for honouring the essence of June 12, and making it a National public holiday.
Sanwo-Olu made this known at the residence of the Abiola’s in Lagos when he visited them to celebrate the late Moshood Kashimawo Abiola,M.K.O, who died in the struggle for Nigeria’s democracy.
Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu who was represented by his deputy, Obafemi Hamzat said in his address that M.K.O continue to be in the memory of many in this country,and what M.K.O stood for must never be forgotten.
Deputy President of Nigerian Labour Congress also praised President Muhammadu Buhari for accepting the reality of Nigeria and declaring June 12 as a National public holiday.He also commended Governors Western States in Nigeria for starting this , especially Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu for starting June 12 as a public holiday.
‘Never Again should a person rule us without having our mandate .We need a leadership that is angry against underdevelopment,that is what National Assembly stood for.’
Daughter of the late M.K.O, Lola Abiola Edewor who was present at the event tasked President Muhammadu Buhari to tackle insecurity in Nigeria