SEPTEMBER


2nd SDP, NRC elect senatorial prefects to supervise membership accredi­tation.

4th 8 NRC aspirants okay mass ban in the event of the rescheduled prima­ries hitting the rock.

7th IBB boosts states revenue to N7.8bn monthly.

8th IBB ends visit to Abia state, broadens Abia’s market.

9th Lecturers resume work across the country.

17th Late Sheik Gumi body arrives Kaduna Airport.

21st President Babangida commissions Federal Mortgage Bank New office building in Lagos.

22nd Primaries disrupt IBB’s visit to Sokoto State.

23rd Police I.G. orders the withdrawal of personal pistols attached to offic­ers’ nationwide.

– Explosion in SDP collation centres in Rivers State

25th 10 Presidential aspirants from the Social Democratic Party quit from primaries. They are:

  • Chief Olu Falae
  • Chief Arthur Nzeribe
  • Olusola Saraki
  • Professor Jerry Gana
  • Alhaji Lateef Jakande
  • Senator Mahmud Waziri
  • Chief Lai Balogun
  • Chief Olabiyi Durojaiye
  • Alhaji Datti Ahmed
  • Dele Cole

26th Aircraft Hercules 130 conveying military officers crashes in Lagos.

28th Chaos, fraud mar party primaries and threatens transition.

30th Command and Staff-College, Jaji commences checklist exercise of its students to determine those involved in the air crash in Lagos.