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MISS WORLD 2002 and The Aftermath



The Day the Dark side triumphed in Nigeria

KENULE SARO-WIWA: We Remember!

The world remembers the day you and your brothers spoke the truth; And ate the grass of the forgotten ones; The day when the earth varnished into the setting of the sun; Like the summersault of Guza-land in the strolling jungles of River-Sima!

BBC
Watch taped video of the interview
with Obasanjo
1 HOUR

LAGOS EXPLOSION RELIEF FUNDS DIRECTORY

127 (A day to remember!) Display this ribbon proudly on your websites in memory of our friends and family, victims of the horror.

CHIEF BOLA IGE (Sep. 13, 1930 - Dec. 23, 2001)

Ibadan, Nigeria
"The assassination of Bola Ige is one of the darkest and saddest events in the history of the country," -- Gani Fawehinmi

MISS WORLD

Sun City, South Africa
Miss Agbani Darego wins Miss World beauty pageant before global TV audience of 1.2 billion

Nigeria at 41
October 1, 1960 - October 1, 2001
Nigerians at home and abroad take stock, make comments and offer prayers on this reflective moment in our troubled history.

Nigeria Leadership Foundation: Atlanta 2001 Communiqué
September 1, 2001
By Rudolf Okonkwo
The inaugural meeting of the NLF was held on Saturday, September 1, 2001. In attendance at the meeting were 15 foundation members (one absent) who took the following resolutions:

World Igbo Congress 2001, New Orleans, Louisiana
August 31 - September 3, 2001
By Rudolf Okonkwo
The 7th annual convention held in New Orleans, Louisiana from August 31st to September 3, 2001... Some of those in attendance were The Senate President, Federal Republic of Nigeria, Chief Anyim Pius Anyim, Eze Igbo, Chief Emeka Odumegwu Ojukwu....

Abdulsalami Lecture Series: Coming to America
February 23, 2001
Page features background info, write-ups on Nigeriaworld on the ocassion, action guides, press releases and selected news headlines.

Nigeria at 40
October 1, 1960 - October 1, 2000
Page features Obasanjo's speech to the nation, speeches by a number of legislators, write-ups on Nigeriaworld on the ocassion and selected news headlines.

World Igbo Congress 2000, Dallas, Texas
September 1-3, 2000
By Rudolf Okonkwo
Page features special reports by Rudolf Okonkwo and other write-ups on the ocassion.

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