Obasanjo wants biotechnology to end hunger globally
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has canvassed the adoption of biotechnology in agriculture to end hunger across the world.He spoke in Abeokuta at the South-West Sensitisation programme of the Open Forum on Agricultural Biotechnology (OFAB).
Buhari and the guerilla band
President Muhammadu Buhari would be 77 next year when he would be seeking re-election. There is no doubt that his age would be an issue in that election. Some people are questioning his capacity to continue despite the burden of old age.
Obasanjo, Jonathan should account for power projects – SERAP
The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), has called for a further probe of the alleged mismanagement of 16 billion dollars power projects between 1999 and 2007. SERAP made the call in a statement by its Executive Director, Mr Adetokunbo Mumuni, on Wednesday. The organisation urged President Muhammadu Buhari to urgently refer the case to…
Buhari accuses Obasanjo of wasting $16b on power
President Muhammadu Buhari came hard on former President Olusegun Obasanjo, yesterday, accusing him of “bragging” he spent $16 billion on the power sector without anything to show for it.
Obasanjo tasks political class on Nigeria’s renaissance
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has asked public office holders ‘incapable’ of bettering the lot of the citizens and engendering national cohesion to quit the scene for those knowledgeable in leadership and peaceful co-existence.
Obasanjo visits Afenifere leader, Fasoranti, others
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo yesterday paid a surprise visit to leaders of the pan-Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere. The visit, the first of its kind to the group after 15 years of political estrangement, was to the home of the leader of the group, Pa Reuben Fasoranti in Akure yesterday ...
My imprisonment was a blessing, says Obasanjo
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has said that his imprisonment by late maximum ruler, Gen. Sani Abacha over fathom coup charge turned out to be a great blessing to him.
Obasanjo’s 2019 burden
Soccer has had a firm grip on its legendary magic to unite the citizens. Its coalescing force is often captured by the notion that if there were an external aggression at that moment when the national team is coasting to victory, the enemy is bound to be trounced by the united fury of the citizens.
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A few weeks ago, I woke up to messages from a few friends urging me to apply for a high profile job at a music streaming company, which they thought held the keys to transforming the burgeoning African music landscape.