How coronavirus forced me to shift my birthday celebration, by Obasanjo
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo yesterday said the outbreak of coronavirus forced him to readjust his 83rd birthday celebration.
It is sad we don’t know our exact population, says Obasanjo
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has expressed deep concern about Nigeria’s inability to know the exact number of its population. Obasanjo, who spoke in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital, at a mentoring session for a group of youths on “Youth Governance and Dialogue” held at the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library (OOPL), also said that it is disturbing that most Nigerian children of school age are roaming the streets.
Obasanjo deplores non-education of 13m kids, challenges youths
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo yesterday lamented that over 13 million Nigerian children of school age are out of school, insisting that no nation can develop with such statistics. Obasanjo also challenged youths to strive for leadership positions like their counterparts in other countries, adding that he would love to see a country where every Nigerian…
We must act together to get things right in 2019, Obasanjo reiterates
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has said that until Nigerians, especially the political class, begin to do things differently from the past, the country will remain what it is today. Obasanjo, who spoke yesterday when former Governor of Sokoto State, Attahiru Bafarawa, paid him a courtesy visit at the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library (OOPL) in Abeokuta,…
Buhari tasks Muslims on anti-graft fight
President Mohammadu Buhari yesterday charged Muslim clerics and leaders to assist his administration’s efforts in fighting corruption by continuously preaching against menace.
Be ready for emerging world of robots, Obasanjo tells youth
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo yesterday said the adoption of robotics education in the country would not increase the unemployment rate as being speculated.