Buhari formally confers GCFR title on MKO Abiola

Buhari formally confers GCFR title on MKO Abiola

Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Abuja approved the conferment of National Honours on three distinguished Nigerians who contributed immensely to the enthronement of democratic governance in the country.

They are Chief Agunwa Anekwe, a former Speaker of the House of Representatives, and two former presidents of the Senate Iyorchia Ayu and Ameh Ebute.

All the three were leaders of the National Assembly in the Third Republic.

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Mr Boss Mustapha, Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), made the announcement in an address at the conferment of posthumous national honour on Chief M.K.O. Abiola, Chief Gani Fawehinmi and Amb. Babagana Kingibe.

He said that the investiture of the three former legislators will take place at a later date.

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