AUGUST


12th Nigeria sends relief materials to Sudan to scale down the adverse effects of the flood disaster in Khartoum.

13th The Nigerian Deposit Insurance Corporation Decree No 22 of 1988 promulgated.

15th AFRC reviews administration’s programs since inception on Au­gust 27, 1985.Remaining 168 containers of toxic waste dumped at Koko port re­moved.

17th CGS, Vice Admiral Augustus Aikohmu inaugurates the governing board of the Nigerian Institute of International Affairs.

20th Babangida and members of his family clean up Dodan Barracks.

22nd Aikhomu returns from Pakistan where he led a Nigerian delegation to the funeral ceremony of late Pakistani leader, General Zia ul-Haq.

27th President Babangida celebrates his third anniversary in power.