SEPTEMBER


1st 46-man panel set up to review the 1979 Constitution

They are:

  • Justice Buba Ardo – Chairman
  • Chief Etim Inyang – Vice-Chairman

Other members:

  • Justice Ogbonna Okezie
  • Justice B. 0. Kazeem
  • Sidat Mobadeje
  • D. A. Ijalaiye
  • (Mrs.) J. Akande
  • I . Lawal
  • Femi Adelewo
  • Mrs Kay Ada Adogu
  • Chief G. C. M. Onyiuke (SAN)
  • Alhaji Abdul Muhyi Muktar
  • Ajuyi Waziri
  • Asemota (SAN)
  • C. Abebe
  • I. A. Ayu
  • Alhaji Abdullahi Ibrahim (SAN)
  • Suleiman Abdu
  • Alhaji Muhammad T. Alkali
  • Okoi Arikpo (SAN)
  • Malam Murtala Aminu
  • Baba Adi
  • Emmanuel Toro
  • Malam Mamman Daura
  • Boniface Agunanne
  • Awwal Y. Hamis
  • Alhaji Bashir Dalhatu
  • A. Orire
  • Aliyu A. Sulaiman (SAN)
  • Mrs Fati Abubakar
  • Alhaji Abubakar Mashegu
  • S. Soetan
  • Yomi Sogbesan (SAN)\
  • A. S. Asebiomo
  • S. I. Mamven
  • Mrs R. Obuoforibo
  • Graham – Douglas
  • Bello Mohammed
  • Alhaji Aliko Mohammed
  • A. S. Inyang
  • Dahiru Yahaya
  • J. Moyibi
  • Hajiya Zainabu Abu Dari
  • Ebele Nwoekoye
  • Frank Kokori

7th IBB swears-in members of the Constitution Review Committee

11th IBB receives Common wealth Secretary-General, Sir Shridath Ramphal in Dodan Barracks.

– IBB holds talks with Commonwealth Secretary General, Sir Shridath Ramphal in Abuja.

17th Babangida presides over the National Council of State meeting.

18th Inspector-General of Police, Alhaji Muhammad Gambo leads a team to President Babangida to discuss the role of the police during the transition programme.

21st President Babangida declares open a national conference on Law Development and Administration.

23rd IBB addresses the nation.

– Announces the creation of Akwa Ibom and Katsina States.

– Exempts himself and other office holders from taking part in politics.

24th Appoints new state governors:

  • Katsina State – Lt. Col. S. A. Mukhtar

Akwa Ibom – Col. J. T. Ogbeha.