Otunba Gbenga Daniel
Ogun: Coalition urges former governor to run for Senate
A Coalition of Civil Society Organisations in Ogun State, Ogun Democratic Agenda (ODA), has urged the former state governor, Otunba Gbenga Daniel, to run for a Senatorial seat.
Southwest leaders strategising for PDP national chairmanship
Ahead of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)’s national convention on October 30, leaders of the party in the Southwest have begun intensive consultations to convince its national leadership to micro-zone national chairmanship to the zone.
Kashamu’s exit signposts new political realignment in Ogun
The death of Senator Buruji Kashamu has capacity to alter the political calculations in Ogun State, not only within the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), but also in the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). Kashamu’s last minute decision to bequeath his political structure to the former governor of the state, Otunba Gbenga Daniel, has kick-started discussions on…
Dapo Abiodun: Trudging between governance and political bickering
Ogun State Governor, Dapo Abiodun may have scored himself high marks in terms of performance during the one-year anniversary on May 29...
Fight insecurity with job creation, Daniel tells FG
Former Governor of Ogun State, Otunba Gbenga Daniel, yesterday advised the Federal Government to provide employment opportunities for the youths to overcome the mirage insecurity challenges confronting it
Fayemi, Kalu, Daniel, others task government on economy
Prominent Nigerians, including Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti and erstwhile chief executives of Abia and Ogun states, Orji Uzor Kalu, and Otunba Gbenga Daniel, have called on the Federal Government to fix the nation’s economy....
Why Akinlade’s APM holds the ace in Ogun State
As Nigeria goes into the second phase of the national elections on Saturday to elect governors and states’ Houses of Assembly members into the 36 states of the federation, one state that presents an interesting scenario is Ogun State. Just as it happened in 2011 when the then governor of the state, Otunba Gbenga Daniel,…
Atiku hints at possible ‘gentleman’ resolution of Kashamu, Adebutu squabble
Barely one month to the March 2, 2019 governorship election, indications have emerged that the presidential candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, might this week step into the lingering political crisis in the Ogun State chapter of the party. Sources said Atiku's planned intervention is aimed at finding a ‘gentleman resolution’ for…