In what appeared like renewed re-alignment, former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Friday evening visited ex- President Goodluck Jonathan in his country home in Otuoke, Bayelsa State.
In what appeared like renewed re-alignment, former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Friday evening visited ex- President Goodluck Jonathan in his country home in Otuoke, Bayelsa State. Obasanjo had earlier in the day arrived Yenagoa, the Bayelsa State capital on a 3-day visit at the instance of Governor Henry Seriake Dickson who was marking his six […]
As 2019 approaches, there is expected to be high profile alignments and realignments in the political space of Nigeria. These alignments are usually done with the sole interests of political gladiators in mind who pretend that their political crisscrossing is for the common good of Nigeria and Nigerians.
By Jude Ndukwe As 2019 approaches, there is expected to be high profile alignments and realignments in the political space of Nigeria. These alignments are usually done with the sole interests of political gladiators in mind who pretend that their political crisscrossing is for the common good of Nigeria and Nigerians. Experience has however shown […]
STATEMENT BY H.E OLUSEGUN OBASANJO ON THE OCCASION OF HIS REGISTRATION FOR COALITION FOR NIGERIAN MOVEMENT Ladies and Gentlemen and members of the Fourth Estate of the Realm, I welcome you to this simple but important ceremony of my registering as a member of the Coalition for Nigeria Movement and I thank you for being […]
The former President Olusegun Obasanjo-championed Coalition for Nigeria Movement was formally inaugurated on Wednesday in Abuja, with the movement lambasting the Federal Government over “the rising unemployment, insecurity and absence of credible socio-economic programmes” in the country. The coalition, which was proposed in an open letter written by Obasanjo to President Muhammadu Buhari, noted that […]
*Advises Buhari, FG on what to do A chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and an ally of Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi erstwhile Governor of Rivers State and incumbent Minister of Transportation, Chief Eze Chukwuemeka Eze in a press statement circulated to the Mediaon Tuesday and the general public, has given reasons why […]
By Adolf Ransom Pepple For some days now, the Nigerian space has been dominated by only one issue: The epistle written to President Muhammadu Buhari by former President Olusegun Obasanjo, and the reply to the letter, on behalf of President Buhari aptly written by the Minister of Information, Mr. Lai Muhammed. Subsequently, as expected, reactions, both […]
A former President of Nigeria, Olusegun Obasanjo and President Muhammadu Buhari met in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, at the opening session of the 30th African Union summit on Sunday. This is the first time the duos are meeting after the controversial memo written by Obasanjo, advising Buhari not to contest in 2019. Obasanjo had accused Buhari of […]
•Govs, senators, reps join Obasanjo’s coalition •Zonal chairmen write petition against Oyegun over funds The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) may be consumed by leadership and factionalisation crises which have blown open as many of its chieftains and top members, including sitting governors and serving federal lawmakers, have signed into the new third force, the […]
The Federal government has responded to the controversial memo written to the President, Muhammadu Buhari by a former Nigerian President, Olusegun Obasanjo. The former President had advised Buhari not to run in 2019 due to his sloppiness, nepotism, and incompetence. In his response on Wednesday, the Minister of Information said Obasanjo may have been too […]
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Tuesday, in a blistering and excoriating 13-page statement, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari not to seek re-election in 2019. Mr. Obasanjo, in a special press statement entitled, “The Wat Out: A Clarion Call for Coalition for Nigeria Movement” said Mr Buhari has performed far below expectation and should honourably “dismount […]