TITLE

Abubakar vows to release political prisoners; Abiola to relinquish claim to Nigeria presidency

PUB. DATE
July 1998
SOURCE
Jet;07/20/98, Vol. 94 Issue 8, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the agreement of Nigeria's military ruler General Abdulsalam Abubaker to free the country's 250 political prisoners. Decision of former presidential candidate and prisoner Moshood Abiola; Meeting of United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan with Abiola; Statements from Abiola; Circumstances surrounding Abiola's imprisonment.
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872574

 

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