3rd Police arrests Lawrence Anini, a notorious armed robber in Benin.
8th Government releases new economic plans to make Nigeria an export oriented nation.
– Private Guard Decree No. 33 of 1986 promulgated:
- No organisation shall perform the services of watching, guarding, patrolling or carrying of money for the purpose of providing protection against crime unless the organisation concerned is registered as a company, has applied for, and has been granted a license by the Minister of Internal Affairs and the company wholly owned by Nigerians.
– Nigeria and USSR enter into an agreement of cultural and educational co-operation.
16th New National Cultural Policy approved by the Federal Government.
19th Government constitutes committee on the production of three-wheel vehicles meant for rural transportation.
23rd Committee on Political Bureau submits progress report on its work.