PDP tasks INEC on e-voting as Osoba backs move, regrets ‘bastardised’ electoral process
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has urged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to immediately begin a process of legalising electronic voting in the country to check abuse of the electoral system.
Why illiberal political class cannot yield social democracy
In this richly interesting book, some 341 pages, I believe Osoba employs an interesting narrative strategy of deploying information in modest capsules but then tasking the reader to achieve completeness through remedial research and complementary sourcing.
The adventures of Olusegun Osoba
Olusegun Osoba, who turns 80 today, has been, for decades, the journalists’ journalist. As an on-the-field-reporter, thinking on his feet, quick on the draw, breaking the news or breaking new grounds, he has few equals in Nigeria’s history of the profession. As a manager and leader, he built successful newspaper businesses in all spheres across…
Osoba epitomises integrity, service, says Ogun APC
Ogun State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) yesterday felicitated with former Governor Olusegun Osoba, describing him as an epitome of integrity and service.
At Osoba’s birthday, Osinbajo harps on ethnicity as nation’s bane
It was meant to be a public presentation of a book. But the political razzmatazz made it seem like a mini-national convention of the All Progressives Congress (APC), notwithstanding the absence of President Muhammadu Buhari...
Why I wept when Ojukwu declared Biafra, by Osoba
Fifty-two years after the first shot of Nigerian Civil War, one-time governor of Ogun State, Chief Olusegun Osoba, has said that the day Chukwuemeka Odumegwu-Ojukwu announced the secession of Biafra Republic, he wept. Osoba, in his upcoming memoir, Battlelines: Adventures in Journalism and Politics, scheduled for presentation on July 8, 2019 at Eko Hotels and…
2023 presidency: Sentiments will not decide for us – Osoba
Despite that President Muhammadu Buhari and his Vice, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo are yet to be inaugurated for their second term in office, the race for the Presidency in 2023 may have commenced in earnest.
Between Aregbesola and PMB
The 2019 presidential and National Assembly elections have come and gone. But their ripples are very much around, especially the underwhelming...