Dapo Abiodun will be next Ogun governor, says Osoba
Former governor of Ogun State and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Olusegun Osoba, yesterday presented the governorship candidate, Dapo Abiodun, to the party leaders and members in Ifo, Isheri and Ilaro as the man to succeed Governor Ibikunle Amosun.
Two nabbed for monitoring Osoba's residence with drone
Two suspects were arrested yesterday for allegedly using drone to monitor activities in the Abeokuta residence of former Ogun State governor, Chief Olusegun Osoba.
Osoba’s son alleges threat to life
A former member of the House of Representatives, Olumide Osoba, has alleged that some unknown persons were threatening his life and that of his immediate family. Olumide, son of former Ogun State Governor, Olusegun Osoba, raised the alarm in a statement yesterday in Abeokuta
Accolades, as housing pros, others honour Akomolede at 70
It was a celebration of professional accomplishments in Lagos last week when friends, well-wishers and professionals including estate surveyors gathered to honour Chief Kola Akomolede, Vice President, Africa, International Real Estate Federation (FIABCI), who turned 70 years.
Ogun 2019: Plot to decide Amosun’s successor in top gear
The contest to have Governor Ibikunke Amosun’s successor in Ogun State is already unsettling not only members of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), but camps of opposition parties in the state.
Self-knowledge and the magic of the three musketeers
I dont know what motivated one of our distinguished colleagues, Agboola Sanni, to write a book on The Three Musketeers, but Nigerian journalism certainly needs a book of inspiration at these challenging times. The Three Musketeers is about the exploits of three journalism greats: Olusegun Osoba, Felix Adenaike and Peter Ajayi. They were the alpha…
Eminent Nigerians honour Osoba, Adenaike, Ajayi at book launch
Eminent Nigerians yesterday recognised the roles of some prominent journalists in Nigeria’s development and enthronement of democratic government in the country. Specifically, roles played by the former Managing Director of Daily Times and former Governor of Ogun State, Olusegun Osoba, Felix Adenaike....
I’m for modest, not ostentatious pension for former governors, says Osoba
I can only speak for myself, and not for other former governors because I do not know what exactly they earn as pensions and benefits in their respective states.
Osoba seeks role for youths, says they are more digital
A former Governor of Ogun State, Olusegun Osoba, has urged ‘old politicians’ to give chance to the younger ones as the 2019 election approaches.He spoke yesterday in Lagos at the Trek Africa Awards/National discourse tagged: “Patriotism, catalyst for national development.”
‘Only restructuring can guarantee Nigeria’s survival’
Since independence, we have been drifting into our little cocoons in certain ways but the children of today don’t really have other counterparts to relate with.
Osoba cautions government against legislating on hate speeches
National President of NUJ, Waheed Odusile, thanked the members and the Lagos State government for being supportive of the profession and the construction of the building.