Tag: Obasanjo

Insecurity: Obasanjo, Gumi want FG to create special courts

From Laide Raheem, Abeokuta The Federal Government has been called upon to create special courts  to deal with cases of banditry, kidnapping, ransom demanding and unlawful carrying of weapons. The…

Buhari, Obasanjo, Jonathan, ACF Mourn Odumakin

Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari, on Saturday condoled with the family, friends and acquaintances of Yinka Odumakin, spokesman of Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere who died in the early hours of Saturday…

2023: Okorocha Meets Obasanjo In Abeokuta

Obasanjo, Okorocha Former Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, has met with a former president, Olusegun Obasanjo in Ogun State to discuss his 2023 ambition. Okorocha, who represents Imo West at…

Obasanjo best Nigerian president since 1999 – Ex-CBN Deputy Gov, Moghalu

A former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Prof Kingsley Moghalu, on Monday, said the former Nigerian President, Olusegun Obasanjo, remains the country’s best president since the beginning…

Buhari Salutes Obasanjo At 84

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated former President Olusegun Obasanjo on the occasion of his 84th birthday. The president’s congratulatory message is contained in a statement by his Senior Special Assistant…

House minority caucus congratulates Obasanjo at 84

By Nicholas Kalu, Abuja The Minority Caucus in the House of Representatives has congratulated former President Olusegun Obasanjo on his 84th birthday, describing him as a true detribalized and patriotic…

PDP celebrates Obasanjo @ 84

By Gbade Ogunwale, Abuja The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has celebrated former President Olusegun Obasanjo, as he attains the age of 84 years. The PDP described President Obasanjo as a…

COVID-19: My Household Ran From Me When I Tested Positive, Says Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has narrated how members of his household stayed away from him when he tested positive for COVID-19. The former president stated that he tested negative 72…

Nigeria will be great again – Atiku to Obasanjo

The Arewa Consultative Forum, ACF, has backed President Muhammadu Buhari’s directive to security agents to shot any unauthorized person carrying an AK-47 rifle. Buhari gave the directive as a measure…

JUST IN: Obasanjo, Saraki, Oyinlola in closed-door meeting

By Ernest Nwokolo, Abeokuta Former President of the Senate, Dr. Bukola Saraki and former governor Olagunsoye Oyinlola on Tuesday visited Chief Olusegun Obasanjo in Abeokuta, the state capital few minutes…

Obasanjo lauds Kogi Gov Bello for good governance, tackling insecurity

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has commended Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi on his efforts in providing security, good governance, and infrastructure building in the state. The Chief Press Secretary to…

● Obasanjo on old, new service chiefs

By Nairalovers Nigeria   Of all the most intriguing views on the dramatic replacements of service chiefs, ex-president Olusegun Obasanjo’s perception is probably the most curious and critical. He had…

● Nigerians not preparing for God’s Kingdom, says Obasanjo

By Damola Kola-Dare A Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has said developments and happenings in the country at the moment do not show that the people are preparing for the Kingdom…

● Obasanjo Speaks On Claims Buhari Is From Sudan

Former Nigeria presient, Olusegun Obasanjo, has kicked towards claims that there’s “a new Buhari from Sudan” in Aso Rock. Obasanjo, throughout a digital interview with historian, Toyin Falola, on Sunday,…

● Ex-President Obasanjo: Why Peter Odili Didn’t Emerge Umaru Yar’Adua’s Running Mate

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has disclosed the behind-the-scene particulars of how former Rivers Governor Peter Odili misplaced out in the race to emerge late President Musa Yar’Adua’s operating mate in…