Segun Osoba: Any repressive government can abuse social media bill if passed
Chief Segun Osoba, a former Managing Director of Daily Times Newspaper and former Governor of Ogun State, is a renowned journalist, who covered the Nigerian Civil War.
Osinbajo: The fight-back begins!
The ongoing controversy surrounding the office of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo over an alleged strained relationship between him and his principal, President Muhammadu Buhari, took a new dimension yesterday
Osoba, Okurounmu feud not in Southwest’s interest as 2023 approaches
For keen followers of politics and its development, the recent verbal attacks between a former governor of Ogun State, Chief Segun Osoba, and erstwhile lawmaker, who represented Ogun Central in the fourth National Assembly, Senator Femi Okurounmu,.....
Segun Osoba, high priest of Kakawa
Among reporters of his generation, he was the “primus inter pares,” the first among equals. Whether in diligence, application to duty, indeed unremitted commitment...
Two Journalism giants
Two journalism giants have been receiving pats on their backs for the past few weeks for what they have done for the thankless profession of journalism.
Segun Osoba: No longer waiting for Godot
A man will turn over half a library to make one book-Samuel Johnson (1709-1784) English critic and lexicographer. Waiting for Aremo Segun Osoba’s book, Battlelines: My adventures in Journalism and Politics has been akin to the experience of the two characters expecting the arrival of someone called Godot who never arrives.
Ondo 2020: Tinubu, Akeredolu attempt to mend APC
What had been ominous clouds hovering around Governor Akeredolu’s 2020 ambition for second term now appears clear. In the last six days, Akure has been agog...
How intolerant Yoruba leaders broke up Afenifere, by Segun Osoba
I feel elated that the Almighty God kept my life till now because I had major medical challenges few years ago that could have ended my life.
‘Some of us did not agree with Abiola’s declaration at Epetedo’
The significance of June 12 is that the elections held on that day in 1993 created the current democratic dispensation that we now enjoy. It is the sacrifice made by Abiola who refused to compromise or surrender the mandate given to him by Nigerians.
Buhari commissions Legacy Projects in Ogun
President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, commissioned some “legacy” projects embarked upon by the outgoing Senator Ibikunle Amosun-led administration in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital. The projects included the multi-billion Naira Judiciary Complex, 10,000 capacity Amphitheatre, Kemta-Itoku Adire International Market, Ogun State Television (OGTV) ultra-modern digital studio and the 250-bed multi-specialist tertiary hospital, which was near completion.…
Amosun’s quest for social justice in Ogun State
I have been provoked to comment on the political imbroglio in APC in Ogun State which is wrongly compared to what is happening in Imo State. The two scenarios are different. For, while Governor Ibikunle Amosun is genuinely seeking to ensure equity and social justice driven by altruism and selflessness in Ogun State, the Imo…