Buhari Queries Obasanjo Over $16bn Power Project

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday querried the spending of $16 on power project during the administration of former President Olusegun Obasanjo. The president was speaking at the Presidential Villa in Abuja while receiving the Buhari Support Organization led by the Comptroller-General of the Nigerian Customs Service, Ahmed Ali. Buhari did not mention Obasanjo’s name, but Read More

2019: Obasanjo In Closed-door Meeting With Afenifere

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Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Monday held a meeting with leaders of the pan-Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere, in Akure, the Ondo State capital over matters affecting the state of the nation. The meeting held behind closed doors at the residence of the Afenifere leader, Reuben Fasoranti. Although details of the meeting which lasted for about Read More

Again, Obasanjo laments pervasive insecurity in Nigeria

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Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has again decried the pervasive insecurity across the country, saying he does “not know of any Nigerian living or dead today who could boast of being adequately secured.” Obasanjo recalled that he met on grounds, challenges of insecurity in the country, but said his administration took proactive measures such as carrying Read More

I Wrote 4 Books In Prison – Obasanjo

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A former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, has revealed how he wrote four books while he was in prison. According to him prison experience enriched him. He said this on Saturday while speaking at the maiden edition of ASIS International, ASIS 206 Lagos Annual Leadership Retreat, held at the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library, Abeokuta. The former Read More

Ekiti Guber: Crisis Brews In ADC

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The African Democratic Congress (ADC) in Ekiti State is heading for a major crisis, as its candidate, Ayodele Adesua, has vowed to resist any attempt by the national leaders of the party to withdraw the party’s participation in the coming governorship election. Mr Adesua has also vowed not to step down or handover his ticket Read More

Obasanjo Meets Kwankwaso, Duke, Agbakoba, Others In Lagos

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Former President Olusegun Obasanjo; the immediate past Governor of Kano State, Senator Rabiu Kwankwaso and some political parties have been meeting as part of moves to strategies for the 2019 elections, The PUNCH has learnt. In one of such meetings, which held at Protea Hotel, located at 42/44 Isaac John Street, GRA, Ikeja, Lagos, Obasanjo Read More

Obasanjo’s Coalition Collapses Into ADC

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The leadership of a political pressure group founded by former President Olusegun Obasanjo, the Coalition for Nigerian Movement, CNM, Thursday, announced its fusion into African Democratic Congress, ADC. This is with a view to forming a formidable force to wrestle power from the ruling All Progressive Congress, APC in 2019 poll. It was resolved that Read More

Buhari, APC Taking Nigerians For Fools – Obasanjo

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Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Thursday declared that President Muhammadu Buhari, and his All Progressives Congress (APC) controlled government have been taking “Nigerians for fools.” Obasanjo, who lamented that the fortunes of most Nigerians have taken a turn for the worse in the last three years despite claims to the contrary by Buhari and APC, Read More

Presidency Hits Obasanjo Over Buhari’s Visit To U.S.

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CONTRARY to the views in some quarters, President Muhammadu Buhari’s visit to the United States (US) was beneficial to the country, the Presidency said yesterday. The Presidency scored the visit high, saying the President was satisfied with its outcome. In a statement, Senior Special Assistant (Media and Publicity) Mallam Garba Shehu said the President got Read More

2019 Elections: Nothing Will Stop Me From Kicking Buhari Out – Obasanjo

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Ex-President, Olusegun Obasanjo, has debunked the allegation that he is supporting the re-election bid of President Muhammadu Buhari. In a press statement by his media aide Mr Kehinde Akinyemi on Wednesday in Ogun State, he described the report as malicious and unfounded. According to him, Nigerians know that Obasanjo has only spoken the truth about Read More