‘Well Deserved’: Nigerians React As Buhari Proposes To Rename National Stadium After Abiola

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Updated June 12, 2019


President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday proposed the renaming of the National Stadium in Abuja after M.K.O Abiola.

The move, according to him was part of efforts to atone for the “damage done in annulling the presidential election” of June 12, 1993.

Several reactions have trailed the proposal, with some Nigerians stating that the development is well-deserved.

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Although some have commended the move, they also believe that more has to be done to honour the efforts of Abiola and other heroes of Nigeria’s democratic struggle.

See some of the reactions below.

Some others, however, criticised the move.