Zuma cautions South Africans, Nigerians over racial killings
Zuma, who was conferred with the Grand Chancellor of the State of Imo award, also inaugurated a 90-room South African-own Protea Hotel. The hotel is operated by a leading hospitality brand, Marriott International, located in New Owerri area of the state.
Watch Olusegun Obasanjo Acting On "Dele Issues"
Nollywood actor Samuel Ajibola has released the highly anticipated special episode of his web series Dele Issues (Daily Issues) starring Nigeria’s former president Olusegun Obasanjo. In the episode titled ‘Dele For President’, Obasanjo, during a discussion with Dele, declares support for him for president and causes Dele to dance for joy. Watch the episode below:…
Gula… Dramatic re-enactment of Obasanjo and his protégé’s prison experiences
The saying that ‘after a dark night comes daylight’ is a truism for a lot of people. Not least was it true for former President Olusegun Obasanjo, who left death row prison in Yola to become president after trumped up charges of coup plotting to overthrow then military head of state, Gen. Sanni Abacha.
The generals and their books
Ever since General Olusegun Obasanjo wrote his 178 page book My command published by the Heinemann Education books on June 28 1981, a book reviewed by Anthony Clayton, a lot of Nigerian Generals have become authors.
Buhari and the theory of relativity
I am not a scientist, but I think what Albert Einstein is saying in his theory of relativity is that with speed that is close to infinite, time and space could be bridged.
Nigeria: A country with 57 lives
We have clocked 57. And we are still standing. Given what we have been through these past 57 years, it must be a miracle. The lord’s doing, no less. Ah, yes, former President Obasanjo did say that God put us together and wants us to remain so; or words to that effect.
Mind your language
Democracy profits from a cacophony of voices. But if we must deepen democracy and get to some reasonable point in the current national discourse on restructuring and make some sense of it, it shall behove us to mind our language.
Obasanjo names lion cub Aremu, donates N1m for adoption
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has adopted one of the three newborn lion cubs inside the new Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library (OOPL), Abeokuta Wildlife Park, christening the animal ‘Aremu’, his traditional name.
Eighteen years of threatened democracy
After that, it was a long process of trial and error, with soldiers tampering with core values of party systems. First, it was General Ibrahim Babangida, who toyed with the idea of decreeing parties into existence.