• MKO Abiola’s portrait should be N50 currency – Group

    MKO Abiola’s portrait should be N50 currency – Group

    A civil society group, June 12 Coalition of Democratic Formations, J12CODEF, has demanded that the Federal Government approve the portrait of late Chief M.K.O Abiola, the presumed winner of the June 12, 1993 presidential election, on the country’s N50 currency or future currencies.

    The group made the demand yesterday, at a briefing in Lagos, lamenting that 23 years after the Presidential election, the central Government has not immortalized the late business mogul.

    The group chairman, Mr. Alfred Ilenre, said; “The Federal Government […]