Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida
Conduct free, fair presidential primary Babangida tells PDP
Former military president, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida (rtd) has advised the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to conduct a free, fair and transparent presidential primary.He urged the party to learn from its past mistakes that led to its defeat at the 2015 general elections..
Babangida says Nigeria needs new leadership for transformation
Former president, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida, has thrown his weight behind Senator Ahmed Mohammed Makarfi, presidential aspirant and immediate past Caretaker Committee Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
Babangida deplores polarisation of governance
One-time Military President Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida yesterday said democratic governance has been polarised along ethnic and religious lines.In his message to mark the country’s 19th uninterrupted democratic experience in Minna, the former leader noted: “It is indeed worrisome that active politicians are not adhering to the rule of the game of politics.
Sultan, IBB, Obaseki, others urge unity, forgiveness at Ramadan
The Sultan of Sokoto and President General of the Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar, has urged Moslems to devote themselves fully to Ibadat (worship) during the Ramadan.
Not in IBB’s character
IBB has been characteristically prudent in matters of presidential power. But, suddenly, he has unusually acted out of character, intrepidly lending his avuncular voice to the growing corpus of interventions on the modus of dealing with the nation’s seeming incompetent leadership.....
IGP’s shambolic response to IBB’s gambit
When former President Olusegun Obasanjo released his state of the nation press statement of January 23, 2018, calling on President Muhammadu Buhari to forget about 2019 presidency due to failure of his purported nepotistic leadership that has left the country more divided than he met it....
Bakare knocks Buhari, IBB tasks him on bloodletting
Former military President General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida and Pastor Tunde Bakare have strongly condemned the current insecurity in the country and charged President Muhammadu Buhari to end the bloodletting and other dangers besetting the nation.
IBB moves to immortalise late wife, Maryam
Former Military President, Gen. Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida (IBB), has concluded plans to establish a scholarship programme at all levels of the Nigerian school system in memory of his late wife, Maryam.
Daniel is who PDP needs now, says IBB
A former Nigerian president and one of the founders of the Peoples Democratic Party, Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida, has thrown his weight behind the former Governor of Ogun State, Otunba Gbenga Daniel in his bid to become the National Chairman of the party describing him as the 'breathe of fresh air'.
Metamorphosis of a general
Last week’s surprise call by former Military President Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida for a restructured Nigeria has no doubt raised the stake in the now strident calls for a redefinition of the country in order to reduce ethnic agitations borne out of frustrations from an unbalanced polity.