TITLE

Gen. Sani Abacha, Nigerian strongman, dies suddenly at 54

AUTHOR(S)
Browne, J. Zamgba
PUB. DATE
June 1998
SOURCE
New York Amsterdam News;06/11/98, Vol. 89 Issue 24, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
States that the death of Nigerian General Sani Abacha has seen the people worrying about their country's political future. Information on the procedures used by Abacha in trying to return the country to democratic civilian rule; Details on Abacha's burial; Comments from Gani Faewhinmi, a Nigerian human rights lawyer; Selection of Major General Abdulsalam A. Abubakar as Abach's successor.
ACCESSION #
1108737

 

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