Nigerian judiciary has been desecrated, says Atiku
Former vice president, Atiku Abubakar, has called for an immediate inquiry that would reveal the identity of the operatives of the Department of State Service
Atiku accuses states of posing greatest threat to education
Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar yesterday accused state governments of posing the “greatest threat to education as they divert funds allocated for the development of the sector.
Buhari, Ortom greet Gambari, Atiku on birthdays
President Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated with former Minister of External Affairs, Prof. Ibrahim Agboola Gambari on his 75th birthday. The President in a statement by his Senior Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu...
Atiku loses aide Pariya
Former Nigeria vice president Atiku Abubakar on Tuesday lost one of his aides Umar Pariya. Pariya died in Dubai. The cause of his death is yet to be disclosed. “Umar Pariya was much more than a longstanding aide to me,” Atiku said in a tweet. “He was incredibly loyal and qualified as a member of…
A note to Shakespearean Femi Adesina
A fool doth think he is wise, but the wise man knows himself to be a fool. (William Shakespeare, As you like it) In this season when the Villa has become dangerous to the men of your tribe, with the man known as VP now minimised
Atiku: They gave him a false sense of hope
After the Supreme Court threw out the legal challenge by Atiku Abubakar of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) on the February 2019 presidential poll last week, two things flashed across my mind.
Nwabueze faults Supreme Court’s decision on Atiku, PDP’s appeal
Elder statesman, Prof Ben Nwabueze has described the handling of the appeal lodged by former Vice President Atiku Abubakar against President Muhammadu Buhari’s victory as a farce and not a valid hearing and determination.
Atiku to judiciary: You are sabotaged by dictatorial cabal
One man, one woman, one youth, one vote, should be the only way to make gains in a democracy. And when that is thwarted, the clock starts to tick. Two and a half millennia ago, Sophocles said, ‘If we are to keep our democracy, there must be one commandment...