Uthman-Shodipe flays Onabule over comments on Obasanjo
Former Editorial board member of The Guardian Newspaper, Prince Uthman Shidipe-Dosunmu has faulted the views of Chief Duro Onabule, the erstwhile chief press secretary to the military President, Gen Ibrahim Babangida for condemning the historical relevance and leadership of former president, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo.
Obasanjo least worthy of ex-leaders, says Soyinka
Nobel Laureate Prof. Wole Soyinka said that former President Olusegun Obasanjo is the least worthy of former Heads of State to champion the political recovery process of the nation”.
Our hope not hinged on Obasanjo, says ADC
The African Democratic Congress (ADC) has clarified that its anticipated fortune in the 2019 general elections was not completely hinged on former President Olusegun Obasanjo. It, however, stated that Obasanjo should not be wished away by assuming that he had become less influential in the nation’s political space. The party said that it was rather…
June 12: Every life matters
After the elaborate ceremony of apology and award of honours, it is now time to come to terms with the fact that the greatest tribute has not been paid to the victims of the truncation of the nation’s democratic watershed on June 12, 1993.
Duke debunks having Obasanjo’s support to run for president
A presidential aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Donald Duke, has debunked insinuations that former President Olusegun Obasanjo was backing his presidential ambition next year.
Politicians in army uniforms destroyed Nigeria, says Opadokun
First of all I want to say that I have my respect for some retired Military Generals but I am also sorry for the larger population of the Nigerian Army over the activities of some despondent retired...
Abiola and June 12: Let’s go the whole hog
Monumental history was made this past week. A nation that seemed to be in denial for 25 years finally came home to face the truth. On June 12, 1993, Nigerians went to the polls to elect a civilian democratic President.
Resolve your differences in military style, George tells Buhari, Obasanjo
A former deputy national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Olabode George, has admonished President Muhammadu Buhari and his predecessor, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, to resolve their differences behind the curtain in the usual military style.
Don’t be afraid of arrest, trial, Fayose chides Obasanjo
Ekiti State governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, has urged former President Olusegun Obasanjo to prepare to clear his name of any allegation rather than crying foul over plot to arrest and try him.
Why I stopped Adesina from replying Obasanjo’s letter — Buhari
President Muhammadu Buhari says he stopped his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity Femi Adesina from replying former President Olusegun Obasanjo’s letter against his administration because of Adesina’s age.