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Nigeria's Lagos State Declares June 12 Public Holiday

Source: Lagos State Government (Lagos)
Posted: Wednesday, June 11, 2008
Most recent follow-up news item: June 9, 2021

Tomorrow, Thursday, June 12, 2008, has been declared a public holiday, as usual since 1999, by Mr.Babatunde Raji Fashola, the Governor of Lagos State.

This public holiday is in remembrance of the general elections of June 12, 1993, which result were annulled on June 23 1993, and in honour of late Bashorun Moshood Kashimawo Olawale (MKO) Abiola.

This June 12 regional public holiday often comes back to the fore (2006-06-10).

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