Tag: Olusegun Obasanjo

Obasanjo lauds Kogi Gov Bello for good governance, tackling insecurity

Suleiman Idris- March 1, 2021

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. ... 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

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

Fmr President, Olusegun Obasanjo in Liberia as George Weah is Sworn in As President

Arowobusoye Samuel- January 22, 2018

Harrison Arubu: Football legend, George Weah, has been sworn in as the 24th President of the Republic of Liberia. Weah took his oath of office at ... Read More

AFC 10th Anniversary: Africa needs new financial models to bridge development gaps -Osinbajo

inno.korie- May 16, 2017

Laolu Akande, Abuja: Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, has advocated a new paradigm in financing infrastructure projects in Africa in order to close the huge ... Read More

Olusegun Obasanjo: EFCC Should Get New Lawyers

Arowobusoye Samuel- April 10, 2017

Abiodun Lawal(NAN,Abeokuta): Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, has advised the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission not only to carry out a thorough investigation of corruption cases ... 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

Obasanjo Gives President Buhari A Passmark

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 26, 2017

Olawale Jokotoye, NAN: Former President Olusegun Obasanjo says that the current Nigerian leader, President Buhari, has not disappointed him since he assumed office in 2015. ... Read More

Ali Modu Sheriff now PDP Chairman, Sen Ahmed Makarfi Removed

admin- February 17, 2017

Azubuike Okeh, NAN: Senator Ahmed Makarfi has lost his position as chairman of the caretaker committee of the Peoples Democratic Party to Ali Modu Sheriff. ... Read More

Obasanjo visits Obaseki, Wells Farm to boost Edo economy

Abdul Jimoh- December 13, 2016

Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki on Tuesday received in audience, former President Olusegun Obasanjo and ... 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

Former President Obasanjo Backs Sale Of National Asset, Says Jonathan’s Toothpick Policy Shocking

admin- September 28, 2016

Former Nigerian president Olusegun Obasanjo said he was shocked in 2012, when the Jonathan administration removed the ban on toothpick importation. According to News Agency of ... 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

Be Vigilant Of National Assembly, Obasanjo Tells Buhari

Henry Solomon- July 26, 2016

Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo on visited the state house Monday and delivered messages from the Presidents of Liberia and Gambia to President Muhammadu Buhari. Obasanjo ... Read More

Ojo Maduekwe, Ex-Transport Minister, dies at 71

Arowobusoye Samuel- June 29, 2016

Ojo Madueke, former Minister, dies 74 Sen. Walid Jibril, The Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) Board of Trustees confirmed the death of Chief Ojo ... Read More

Obasanjo Urges FG To Promote The Use CNG As Fuel

Henry Solomon- June 13, 2016

Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, has urged the Federal Government to promote the use of Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) and Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) in ... Read More

Remembering June 12, Remembering Moshood Kashimawo Olawale(MKO) Abiola

Arowobusoye Samuel- June 12, 2016

MKO Abiola with Nelson Mandela(PHOTO: National Archive) On June 12, 1993, Nigeria conducted one of the freest and fairest elections ever: in that election, what ... Read More