Ogun celebrates Democracy Day on Monday


Bankole Taiwo, Abeokuta

The 2023 Democracy Day celebration in Ogun State will hold on Monday, June 12, at the M.K.O Abiola International Stadium, Kuto, Abeokuta from 10:00am.

A statement by the Permanent Secretary, Bureau of Political Affairs and Administration, Mr. Kehinde Onasanya indicated that the celebration in honour of the acclaimed winner of June 12, 1993, Presidential Election and the country’s symbol of democracy, late Chief Moshood Kasimawo Abiola will feature match past by students, members of voluntary organisations, artisans, trade unions, as well as tributes and solidarity messages by the Civil Society Organisations, Pro-Democracy groups, and Human Right Activist

According to the statement, Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun will deliver the ‘Democracy Day’ address to the people of the State at the occasion while the stadium rally would be preceded by a prayer at the Chief MKO Abiola’s family house, Gbagura, Abeokuta at 9:00am.