President Muhammadu Buhari

The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha has disclosed President Buhari's approval of other Nigerians to be conferred with national honours for contributions they made towards democracy.

The SGF disclosed this at the venue of late Chief Moshood Abiola's investiture at the presidential villa in Abuja.

Abiola was honoured as the Grand Commander of the Federal Republic of Nigeria while his running mate Babagana Kingibe was honoured as the Grand Commander of the Order of the Niger.

The late human rights activist - Gani Fawhemi was also honoured as GCON.