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June 12: FG promises to expands honours for heroes of democracy

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Venue of the June 12 Investituture

The Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha, has declared that more names will be announced later for national honours for their role in the struggle for democracy.

The SGF made the announcement in his opening remarks at the investiture of national honours on late presumed winner of June 12, 1993 Presidential election late MKO Abiola, his Vice President, Babagana Kingibe, and late Gani Fawehinmi.

At the presentation of the awards by President Muhammadu Buhari, the senior son of Abiola, Kola Abiola received the award of Grand Commander of the Federal Republic (GCFR).

Ganiat Fawehinmi also received the award of Grand Commander of the Order of the Niger (GCON) for her late husband, Gani Fawehinmi and Babagana Kingibe received his award of GCON).