JANUARY


1st President Babangida broadcasts 1991 budget.

2nd Local Government Education Authority Decree 3 of 1991 promulgated. It establishes for each of the 453 local government areas in the country a local government education authority, which will, among other things fund and manage primary schools in every LGA.

– President of Zimbabwe, Dr. Robert Mugabe arrives Lagos, on an offi­cial visit to Nigeria.

8th General Babangida receives Chieftaincy title in Rivers state.

9th President Robert Mugabe ends his visit to Nigeria and leaves for home.

10th IBB addresses men and officers of the 82 division of the Nigerian Army, Enugu.

16th Tanzanian special envoy, Lt. Col. Jakaya Kikwele visits President Babangida.

27th Nigeria and Guinea Bissau reach agreement to encourage their private sectors to mutually exploit the economic potentials available in both countries.

29th President Babangida travels to Togo on a one-day visit to participate in a tripartite Summit involving Nigeria, Togo and Senegal.

31st IBB attends the University of Lagos convocation.