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2 days ago
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, ex-Heads of State, Gen. Ibrahim Babangida (rtd), Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar (rtd) and leading presidential candidates for the 2023 general elections, Atiku Abubakar, Bola Tinubu and Peter Obi..
26 Sep
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, Director-General, World Trade Organisation (WTO), Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, erstwhile president of Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Olisa Agbakoba and one-time chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Attahiru Jega, have decried lack of purposeful leadership in Nigeria.
22 Sep
Former Governor of Borno State, Ali Modu Sheriff, on Thursday, visited former President Olusegun Obasanjo behind closed doors. The former Borno governor visited the former president at the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library (OOPL), in Abeokuta, Ogun State. He however did not disclose to reporters the details of his discussions with Obasanjo. Sheriff only stated that…
20 Sep
Sir: In recent times, the activities of Nigeria’s former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo in the nation’s political space have become more visible than ever.
15 Sep
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo says Nigeria must add value to its cashew nuts by increasing the processing capacity.
11 Sep
Professor Joseph Ushie is an academic of repute whose poetry gives the usual philosophical ‘isms’ a new definition.
7 Sep
Nigeria’s return to democracy in 1999 brought with it the pleasant realization that for the first time in decades, Nigerians could genuinely go to the polls to choose those to govern them without the military, interlopers in the corridors of power, breathing down their necks.
4 Sep
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has continued to demonstrate his undying patriotism and determination to ensure that Nigeria continues on the path of moral rectitude and good leadership.
4 Sep
President Muhammadu Buhari has described the late Professor of Geography and Urban Regeneration, Akinlawon Mabogunje, as a distinguished public policy expert, an advocate of good governance..
1 Sep
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi; former Minister of Industry, Nike Akande and Chairman, Ogun Guangdong Free Trade Zone and China Africa, Hafsat Oduwole, are part of the dignitaries expected at the 15th anniversary...
29 Aug
Amid political consultations, alignment and realignment, former President Olusegun Obasanjo, yesterday, visited residences of two former Heads of State, retired Generals Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida and Abdulsalami Abubakar.
28 Aug
Former Nigeria President Olusegun Obasanjo on Sunday said he does not have a preferred candidate for the 2023 presidential election. Speaking in Minna, Niger State capital during a visit to former Head of State, General Abdulsalami Abubakar, Obasanjo said he only has a national agenda for Nigeria. "I don’t have a special candidate," Obasanjo, who…


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As political parties strategise to put out formidable campaigns to woo voters ahead of the 2023 general elections, Yiaga Africa yesterday released a preliminary report indicating a decline of youth candidacy from 34 per cent in the 2019 general elections to 28 per cent in 2023 general elections.
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Iran said Friday an investigation into the death in custody of Mahsa Amini found she lost her life to illness rather than reported beatings that sparked three weeks of bloody protests. Amini, 22, died on September 16, three days after falling into a coma following her arrest in Tehran by the morality police for allegedly…
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Mike Makinde made history on Saturday by joining the prestigious class of Nigeria Cup winners. The honour came through his victory in the 25th edition of the Nigeria Cup; a weeklong competition put together to celebrate the nation's Independence anniversary. Relishing the outcome of the competition, the 11-handicap player said he never envisage winning the…
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The Governor of Ekiti, Dr Kayode Fayemi, on Friday signed six bills recently passed by the State House of Assembly into law, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.
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The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Oyo State Command, has arrested 72 suspects for various drug-related offences.