God allowed Nigeria get away with ‘stupid things’ – Obasanjo

By Frank Ikpefan, Abuja Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has said Nigeria has got away with a lot of “stupid things” because of the love of God. He said the country should blame itself for failing to use the resources given to it by God. Obasanjo spoke during the official launch of The Letterman by the […]

Atiku hints on nominating Obasanjo for Nobel Peace Prize (For the genocide in Odi, Bayelsa in 1999 and Benue?)

Atiku hints on nominating Obasanjo for Nobel Peace Prize By Ochogwu Sunday The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar, has expressed readiness to nominate former President Olusegun Obasanjo for Nobel Peace Prize. The former vice president stated this on Saturday in a post on his verified Facebook page while commending Obasanjo […]

Obasanjo: I have national agenda not special candidate

By Sodiq Adewale Chocomilo Ex-Nigeria’s president, Olusegun Obasanjo has stated that he has no preferred candidate among those contesting the 2023 presidential election. This was stated on Sunday in Minna by Obasanjo when he paid former Head of State, General Abdulsalam Abubakar a visit. Obasanjo said he only had a national agenda not a preferred […]

2023 Election: Why I won’t support Atiku, PDP for presidency – Obasanjo

By Afolabi Nigerian former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, has revealed why he can’t throw his weight behind Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for next year’s presidential election. Obasanjo said he can’t in good conscience rally round the PDP after choosing Atiku Abubakar as its presidential candidate for the 2023 general elections. He said the opposition party should […]

Video: Tinubu visits Obasanjo in Abeokuta

See Video Below August 17, 2022 By James Ogunnaike, Abeokuta The Presidential candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2023 election, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu on Wednesday visited former President Olusegun Obasanjo. Tinubu, who arrived at the Penthouse of the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library, Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital, in his chopper […]

Peter Obi, Baba-Ahmed meet Obasanjo

Peter Obi, Baba-Ahmed meet Obasanjo By Wale Odunsi Peter Obi and Datti Baba-Ahmed met former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Sunday. The former Anambra governor and ex-House of Representatives member are vying for the presidency under the Labour Party (LP). Obasanjo received the 2023 candidates at his residence in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital. Also present […]

PDP gives Obasanjo 48 hours to clarify his statement on Atiku

By Adejayan Gbenga Gsong The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has asked former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, to clarify his recent comments on their party’s Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, that he made a mistake in appointing him (Atiku) as his Vice President in 1999. According to the party, if the former President fails to clarify the statements […]

Insecurity: State Police is now the way to go – Obasanjo

Obasanjo with leadership of the National Association of Ex-local government chairmen in Nigeria. By Adejoke Adeleye Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has disclosed that amidst growing insecurity in the country, the creation of a State Police would be a better option than community policing. Obasanjo made this disclosure when the leadership of the National Association […]

Angry Obasanjo shouts down Osinbajo’s supporters in Abeokuta

Osinbajo and Obasanjo By Adejoke Adeleye Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo on Monday shouted down supporters of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo who came to drum support for his presidential ambition in Abeokuta, Ogun State. A large number of supporters of Osinbajo had stormed the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library, Abeokuta, the venue of the Coalition for […]

Obasanjo, Atiku in ‘closed door’ meeting over 2023 presidency

Obasanjo, Atiku in ‘closed door’ meeting over 2023 presidency Atiku with Obasanjo in Abeokuta By Adejoke Adeleye Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has stormed Abeokuta, Ogun State for a crucial meeting with former President Olusegun Obasanjo. The meeting is not unconnected with plans by Atiku to stage a comeback to contest next year’s presidency. He […]

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