Tag: former president

Jonathan Wants Implementation of 2014 Confab Report

Henry Solomon- July 11, 2019

Former President Goodluck Jonathan on Thursday called for the implementation of the recommendations of the 2014 National Conference. He made the call in Lagos while ... Read More

Obasanjo, NACCIMA DG, 393 others escape crash aboard Ethiopian Airlines

admin- May 29, 2019

Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo and 393 others aboard an Ethiopian Airlines plane, escaped crash on Wednesday at Murtala Mohammed International Airport. Obasanjo who was reported ... Read More

Reactions Continue to Trail in The Wake of Pipe Explosives to Obama, Clinton

Henry Solomon- October 25, 2018

Reactions and condemnations have continued to trail the mailing of pipe bombs to former U.S. President Barack Obama, former First Lady Hillary Clinton, and a ... Read More

2019: Ex NYCN president Garba joins House of Reps race

admin- September 13, 2018

Former President, National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN), Comrade Murtala Garba (R), receiving his Expression of Interest and Nomination Form for Tatun, Donga,Ussa and Yangtu ... Read More

Former South Africa President, Zuma Appears in Court

Henry Solomon- April 6, 2018

Former South African president Jacob Zuma appeared in court on Friday to face corruption charges relating to a 2.5 billion dollars arms deal. The 75-year-old, ... Read More

Media Consultant Challenges Former President Olusegun Obansanjo to Public Debate over Buhari

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 1, 2018

A media consultant, Malam Mohammed Garba, on Thursday, challenged former President Olusegun Obasanjo to a televise debate over demand for President Muhammadu Buhari not to ... Read More

“How We Retained the University of Lagos Name”, VC Narrates

Henry Solomon- November 10, 2017

The University of Lagos name was retained because it was an institution set up by an act of parliament. Former President Goodluck Jonathan had wanted ... Read More

Top Democrat Lambaste Obama Response Over Russian Hacks

Henry Solomon- June 26, 2017

The top Democrat on the U.S. House Intelligence Committee on Sunday criticized the administration of former President Barack Obama for not taking earlier and tougher ... Read More

President Buhari Not Harassing Goodluck Jonathan’s Family – Presidency

Henry Solomon- April 26, 2017

The Presidency has refuted reports on some national newspapers credited to former President Goodluck Jonathan claiming that President Muhammadu Buhari's administration is harassing his family. ... Read More

EFCC Arraigns Former Chief Executive Of The State House Medical Centre

Henry Solomon- April 25, 2017

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has arraigned a former Chief Executive Officer, State House Medical Centre, Abuja, Dr. Fortunate Fiberesima, before Justice Peter. ... Read More

Olusegun Obasanjo At 80, A Nerve In The Nigerian Nation

Henry Solomon- March 5, 2017

There is no doubt that Olusegun Mathew Okikiola Aremu Obasanjo is part and parcel of the historical transition of the Nation Nigeria. Both in military ... Read More

Obasanjo At 80, Beacon of National Unity – Saraki

Henry Solomon- March 4, 2017

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Saturday congratulated former President Olusegun Obasanjo on attaining the age of 80 and described him as a "beacon ... Read More

Obasanjo Did Not Storm Out Of Police Event – Zone 2 Headquarters

Henry Solomon- March 3, 2017

The Police Zone 2 Headquarters, Onikan, Lagos said former President Olusegun Obasanjo did not storm out of the Police event over delay as reported in ... Read More

Agriculture Is Our Path Way Out Of Recession – Obasanjo

Henry Solomon- October 20, 2016

Former Nigerian President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo says focusing on Agriculture will help the country out of recession Nigeria’s former President Olusegun Obasanjo says agriculture is ... Read More

Nigeria Extends Its Condolences To Israel

Henry Solomon- September 30, 2016

The late former Israeli President and Prime Minister, Shimon Peres. (Photo: Reuters) Nigeria has condoled Israel over the death of the country’s former President and ... Read More

Nigerian Police Detains 60-year-old Househelp of Ya’adua over N91million Theft

Arowobusoye Samuel- September 20, 2016

Nigerian police rapid response unit Shehu Danjuma(NAN): The Police Command in Katsina on Tuesday said it had arrested a 60-year-old househelp of Hajiya Turai Yar’adua, ... Read More

NIS To Re-Screen 2000 Dispersed Recruits – CG Mohammed Babandede

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 25, 2016

Muhammed Babandede MFR, CG Nigeria Immigration Service The Nigeria Immigration Service is taking steps to reconsider the dispersed 2000 officers and men who were unilaterally ... Read More

Obasanjo Debunks, ‘I Did Not Bring Buhari To Power’

Henry Solomon- August 24, 2016

Former Nigerian President Olusegun Obasanjo on Tuesday  debunked newspaper reports quoting him as saying  that he and a few others brought President Muhammadu Buhari to power. ... Read More

It’s Good Night For PDP – Obasanjo

admin- August 22, 2016

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has said that the recent crisis in the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) shows that the party’s era had come to an ... Read More

The Real IBB In Nigeria And Politics

Tanimu- August 17, 2016

Yusuph Olaniyonu, Abuja: Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki on Wednesday described former Military President, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida, as one of the issues that ... Read More