Shehu Musa Yar’Adua: 20 Years in Memoriam

The 20th anniversary of late Tafida’s passing was an opportunity to remember one of Nigeria’s foremost contemporary leaders who died in Abakiliki Prison on December 8, 1997.

The occasion was chaired by H.E. Olusegun Obasanjo, GCFR. Tributes were offered by Major General Paul Tarfa (Rtd.), Mallam Adamu Ciroma, Mr. Kola Abiola and Ambassador Patrick Dele-Cole. H.E. Ernest Bai Koroma, former president, Sierra Leone served as Special Guest of Honour.

National Programmes of Commemoration in honour of Shehu Musa Yar’Adua (1999 – 2009)

From 1999 to 2009, the Foundation hosted personalities from around the globe who served as Special Guest of Honour at our Programme of Commemoration in honour of Shehu Musa Yar'Adua. This collection features photographs, lectures and tributes from distinguished national and international world leaders.

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