Gen. Ibrahim Babangida
The fallacy of so-called competence over zoning
I was once invited to the African Centre in London to give a talk on the concept of rotational presidency in Nigeria.
Former Guardian On Saturday editor, Taiwo Akerele, passes on at 60
The death has been announced by former Editor of The Guardian on Saturday, Mr Taiwo Akerele. He passed on last week Friday. Akerele was a gentleman, suave and very good in the production of a newspaper.
Okogwu, IBB’s brother-in-law dies
The Ojise of Asaba and brother-in-law to former military president, Gen. Ibrahim Babangida (rtd), Chief Sunny Okogwu, is dead. Okogwu was the elder brother of the late Maryam Bababgida and president of Black Gold Company Limited. The Kaduna-based businessman and philanthropist reportedly died in a hospital in Abuja of an undisclosed illness at about 8:00p.m.…
IBB backs Saraki for PDP presidential ticket
Former military head of state Ibrahim Babangida has endorsed the Senate President and Presidential aspirants, Bukola Saraki, as the People's Democratic Party's presidential candidate. IBB affirmed his support for Saraki during the Senate President's visit to Babangida's Minna resident, Niger State. “You are much more than prepared because you have been a governor in a…
IBB pledges support for Northern Leaders Stakeholders Assembly
Former Military President, Retired Gen. Ibrahim Babangida, has lauded the Northern Leaders Stakeholders Assembly (NLSA) for ensuring the advancement of the country and pledged his support for the assembly. Babangida made the pledge on Sunday when members of the group paid him a courtesy visit in Minna. The former leader described the assembly as “a…