I was under pressure to influence who became
NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)I was under pressure to influence who became new FUNNAB Vice Chancellor – ObasanjoPremium TimesA former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, on Wednesday disclosed how he was under pressure to influence who was to be appointed as new Vice Chancellor of Federal University of Agriculture, FUNNAB, Abeokuta. The university had been enmeshed in crisis ...I resisted pressure to influence choice of FUNAAB new VC – ObasanjoThe Nation NewspaperFUNAAB: Administer with fear of God, Obasanjo tells new VC, SalakoNIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)all 3 news articles »
Posted on 1 November 2017 | 12:53 pm
I regret not heeding Obasanjo's advice –
Daily Post NigeriaI regret not heeding Obasanjo's advice – Biyi AfonjaDaily Post NigeriaA retired Professor of Statistics, Biyi Afonja, has said that he regrets rejecting former President, Olusegun Obasanjo's overtures to vie for Ogun governorship over 40 years ago. Afonja lamented that Ogun West's agitation to produce governor since 1976 ...
Posted on 1 November 2017 | 10:29 am
2019 presidency: Lamido, Obasanjo meet
Daily Post Nigeria2019 presidency: Lamido, Obasanjo meet behind closed doorsDaily Post NigeriaFormer Governor of Jigawa State, Sule Lamido, on Tuesday met with former President Olusegun Obasanjo behind closed door in his hill-top residence in Abeokuta, Ogun State over his 2019 presidential ambition. In a terse statement by Mansur Ahmed, the ...
Posted on 31 October 2017 | 8:33 pm
We can't continue to celebrate criminals,
VanguardWe can't continue to celebrate criminals, who enrich themselves from our commonwealth – ObasanjoVanguardFrom right: Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Sanator Bukola Saraki, Mrs. Toyin Saraki and former President Olusegun Obasanjo during Saraki's daughter's wedding in Lagos recently. Obasanjo speaking at a public lecture marking the 14th anniversary of the ...
Posted on 29 October 2017 | 11:51 am
What Obasanjo did to me for opposing his
Daily Post NigeriaWhat Obasanjo did to me for opposing his third term agenda – KaluDaily Post NigeriaA former governor of Abia State and chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Orji Uzor Kalu, says former President Olusegun Obasanjo punished him for refusing to support his 'third term' agenda. Kalu said Obasanjo, in retaliation of his ...and more »
Posted on 29 October 2017 | 3:21 am
A MUST READ! Old wine in new bottle: New
Nwodo was the second national secretary of the party and had exited the party during the troubles that characterised the regime of President Olusegun Obasanjo. Nwodo’s submission, it was learned, was that opening the party through the e-registration of ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 3:26 pm
Senate probes Customs, FIRS over N567bn scam
He said the group explained that former President Olusegun Obasanjo, in 2004, approved the payment of seven per cent to the NCS and four per cent to the FIRS as cost of collection in line with Section 165 of the 1999 Constitution. He said, “We have ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:33 pm
Workers’ strike: Okorocha denies
The government said the jets bought by the governor were the ones auctioned during former President Olusegun Obasanjo’s administration. Organised labour on Tuesday shut down socio-economic activities in the state, accusing government of using state fund ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 10:20 am
Amosun, others call for summit
They spoke during a colloquium and awards by the Ogun State Chapter of the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR) at the Olusegun Obasanjo Library, Abeokuta, the state capital. The keynote speaker, Mr. Yomi Badejo-Okusanya, who is also the chief ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:38 am
How Obasanjo, Amosun, Alake, others
Prominent people in the state, including former President Olusegun Obasanjo, the state Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, the Alake and paramount ruler of Egbaland, Oba Dr. Micheal Adedotun Aremu Gbadebo among other who-is-who in the state paid ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:31 am