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Saturday, January 30, 2016

Olúṣẹ́gun Ọbásanjọ́, Father of Modern Democracy in Nigeria

Chief Olúsẹ́gun Ọbásanjọ́,GCFR, is the Father of Modern Democracy in Nigeria.
As the first Yoruba Head of State of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, he conducted a peaceful presidential election in 1979 and restored Nigeria to democratic rule with the Second Republic after more than 12 years of military rule. 


Chief Olúsẹ́gun Ọbásanjọ́'s Books

On 1 October 1979, Obasanjo handed power to Shehu Shagari, a democratically elected civilian president, hence becoming the first military head of state to transfer power peacefully to a civilian regime in Nigeria. In late
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