Babatope chides Yoruba secessionists, says agitation laughable
A former Minister of Transportation and chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Ebenezer Babatope, has described the agitation for an independent Yoruba nation as laughable and extremism.
Disqualification: APC not fair to Obaseki – Babatope
A chieftain of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Ebenezer Babatope, on Saturday said the All Progressives Congress (APC) was not fair to Gov. Godwin Obaseki by disqualifying him from participating in the party’s primary.
Police, group differ on alleged plot to criminalise Yoruba, Igbo youths
A Yoruba socio-cultural group, Apapo O’odua Koya, (AOKOYA), has alleged that dozens of Yoruba and Igbo youths were about being framed up by the police high command with kidnappings.
Living in the future
I am culling this from my political diary. I am living in the future. It is 2030, a very historic and eventful year for all Black people around the world – Africa is about to host the 2030 FIFA World Cup. After working hard for 10 whole years from 2019, Nigeria is about to…
PDP chieftain, lawmaker hail Buhari for declaring June 12 Democracy Day
A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Ebenezer Babatope, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for declaring June 12 as a new Democracy Day and posthumously awarding Chief MKO Abiola, Grand Commander of the Federal Republic (GCFR).
Babatope lauds Aregbesola’s performance
A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Ebenezer Babatope, has lauded Osun State Governor Rauf Aregbesola’s achievements.Babatope, who stated this yesterday while featuring on a programme on Rave 91.7FM in Osogbo, the state capital....
My encounter with Ekwueme in prison -Babatope
A former Minister of Transport, Chief Ebenezer Babatope on Tuesday described the late Dr. Alex Ekwueme as a man with excellent qualities. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Ekwueme, who was the Vice-President to former President Shehu Shagari between 1979 and 1983 died in November 2017 at 85. Babatope, while paying tributes to…
PDP Chairmanship: Bode George will not step down for anyone - Babatope
Babatope, who is leading George’s campaign organisation for his aspiration in the Dec. 9 convention of the party, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos on Friday that George had the ability to lead the party.