4th General Babangida commences a five-day official tour to Cross River State.
17th General Babangida in Zungeru to attend the launching of the N50 million Nnamdi Azikiwe Centre built at Zungeru, (Zik’s birthplace).
18th Deadline for the two political parties to submit the approved list of their state fag bearers.
19th IBB travels to Spain on a three-day official visit.
21st General Olusegun Obasanjo of Nigeria loses to Boutrous Boutrous Ghali, as the Secretary-General of the United Nations.
22nd IBB sends message of congratulations to Dr. Boutrous Ghali as the new U.N. Secretary General.
25th The National Electoral Commission (NEC) announces the cancellation of the result of primary elections in 9 States and bars 12 Governorship aspirants from taking part in first primaries.
State where results are cancelled:
Joe Nwodo – Enugu
Hyde Onuaguluchi – Enugu
Zebulon Abule – River
Atiku Mohammed – Adamawa
Bala Takaya – Adamawa
Okey Odunze – Anambra
Fabian Osuji – Imo
Sule Lamido – Jigawa
Yusuf Sanni – Jigawa
Dapo Sarumi – Lagos
Femi Agbalajobi – Lagos
Sergeant Awuse – Rivers
27th General Babangida declares public holidays for national head count.