On April 18, 1978 Nigeria witnessed the bloodiest Students’ Protest when a UNILAG Student, Akintunde Ojo and eight others including a pregnant housewife were shot dead across Nigeria.
As a flashback, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo was the Head of the Nigerian Military Dictatorship during the 1978 NUNS jihad for democratization of education (Alimungo)
Being the Text of an Address Presented At the Formal Opening of the Extra-Ordinary Convention Holding at the University of Maiduguri.
That he lived all his life as a teacher is significant. In my interactions with Akogun, he introduced me to Mao Tse Tongism and years back, he predicted China based on his feelings at the time, will be one of the greatest nations economically, having addressed and resolved ideologically to be great. Akogun played a significant role in my life as a student at the Ife University. Today, my family and his enjoy a warm relationship.