NIGERIAN FREEDOM SUNDAY

by American Committee on Africa
New York, New York, United States
May or early June 1998
3 pages
Coverage in Africa: Nigeria
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
Church bulletin insert for use on Nigerian Freedom Sunday, June 14, 1988. The bulletin insert includes an excerpt from a joint statement by the U.S. Catholic Conference and the National Council of Churches. The bulletin insert discusses General Sani Abacha, Ken Saro-Wiwa; Kudirat Abiola; Presient-elect Moshood Abiola (Nigerian President-Elect), union leader Frank Kokori , Secretary General of the National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG); Olusegun Obasanjo, Chris Anyanwu; Dr. Beko Ransome (democracy activist); the Campaign for Democracy in Nigeria; the Committee for the Defense of Human Rights; the Nigerian Medical Association; Rebecca Ikpe; Colonel R.S.B. Bello-Fadile; General Musa Yar' Adua, and President Clinton. • Pray For Human Rights and Democracy in Nigeria • Support Nigerian Democracy • What is the Religious Action Network?
Used by permission Africa Action (successor to the American Committee on Africa).
Collection: Private collection of David Wiley and Christine Root