June 12: MKO Family Faces Hardship As FG Revokes Oil Block

Bashorun Moshood Kashimawo Abiola’s family will not be celebrating on June 12. That day has been declared Democracy Day by the President Muhammadu Buhari led federal government, in memory of the winner of the June 12, 1993 presidential election later annulled by the military. While Abiola’s children and relatives are still bracing up for the national holiday coming up next Wednesday, the Buhari’s government has hammered them with a big setback. On Thursday, June 6 the Department of Petroleum Resources, DPR finally revoked the oil mining license of Summit Oil…

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