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  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
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  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
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  Nigeria's ex-leader to meet Senegal
Former Nigerian President Olusegun Obasanjo, who is in Senegal to observe and help mediate a solution to this weekend's contentious election, is meeting opposition candidates on Wednesday.
Posted on 15 February 2012 | 2:52 am
  Obasanjo leaves Ivory Coast; Gbagbo stays
Former Nigerian President Olusegun Obasanjo has left Ivory Coast after he tried to persuade sitting president Laurent Gbagbo to step down peacefully.
Posted on 10 January 2011 | 2:15 am
  Ivory Coast: Mobs, security forces attack UN
Mobs and security forces allied to Ivory Coast leader Laurent Gbagbo attacked at least six U.N. vehicles Thursday, setting some ablaze and injuring two people in the latest round of violence sparked by this West African nation's disputed election.
Posted on 6 January 2011 | 2:42 pm
  Nigeria: Ex-president punched at busiest
Authorities say an unidentified man jumped into the personal car of Nigeria's former President Olusegun Obasanjo and punched him.
Posted on 9 November 2010 | 6:34 am
  UN envoy says Congo rebels stall talks
Eastern Congo peace talks have stalled because the rebels delegation has no power to make decisions, U.N. envoy Olusegun Obasanjo said Wednesday.
Posted on 9 December 2008 | 7:25 am
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  faluyikayode: RT @OgbeniDipo: General
faluyikayode: RT @OgbeniDipo: General Olusegun Obasanjo left Government in 2007. Now he has a PhD. D%#’t fold your hands doing nothing for years. Pers%#a…
Posted on 15 December 2017 | 2:28 am
  mgujungu: Former President Chief Olusegun
mgujungu: Former President Chief Olusegun Obasanjo prepares for his external examiners PhD thesis defense at Nati~^al Open... https://t.co/F0ywUg8Tsh
Posted on 15 December 2017 | 2:28 am
  arinze_nkwonwe: RT @bolanle_cole: If
arinze_nkw&&%we: RT @bolanle_cole: If Olusegun Obasanjo at 80+ could seek for more knowledge even till PhD level, then our own baba buhari must provide his…
Posted on 15 December 2017 | 2:28 am
  idlafrica1: RT @africaceoforum: We are
idlafrica1: RT @africaceoforum: We are thrilled to announce Olusegun Obasanjo, Former President of Nigeria participati*^ in the next AFRICA CEO FORUM!…
Posted on 15 December 2017 | 2:28 am
  admicky_1707: RT @bolanle_cole: If Olusegun
admicky_1707: RT @bolanle_cole: If Olusegun Obasanjo at 80+ could seek for more knowledge even till PhD level, then our own baba buhari must provide his…
Posted on 15 December 2017 | 2:28 am
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  Open Question: What is former president of
Posted on 12 October 2014 | 6:48 am
  Open Question: What is Olusegun Obasanjo's
Posted on 12 October 2014 | 6:46 am
  Resolved Question: 9. African leaders were
9. African leaders were encouraged to seek their own independence based on the example of the independence movement in _____. A.Liberia B. Vietnam C. India D. China 10. Why did Africans not fight for independence from the colonial powers before the 1940s? A. After years of oppression at the hands of the Europeans, many Africans thought the Europeans were invincible. B. They did not have the necessary training, weapons, or ammunition. C.They preferred colonial rule to self rule. D. Colonial rule was far more fiar and humane earlier. 11. All of the following are results of colonialism on Africa's economy EXCEPT _____. A. poor infrastructure B. diversified economies C. mono-crop and/or mono-mineral economies D. unpredictable economies 12. The mono-crop or mono-mineral economy of many African colonies and former colonies results in _____. A. an unpredictable economy B. a decrease in food production in favor of creating a single raw material C. famine and starvation D. All of the answers are correct. 13. The African nation of Nigeria can be found _____. A. on the east coast of Africa B. in southern Africa C. in western Africa D. in central Africa 14. Freedom from British colonial rule was granted much more willingly to Nigeria because _____. A. Nigeria paid the full ransom price Britain demanded in exchange for its freedom B. the British had lost interest in the colony after depleting all its natural resources C. there were relatively fewer European settlers living there D. All of the answers are correct. 15. Which is NOT a problem Nigeria has faced post-independence? A. Corrupt government officials B.Increased disputes between the Muslims in the North and the Christians in the South C. Depletion of its oil reserves D. Political unrest as members of the various ethnic groups jostle for political control 16. Which of the following contributed to Nigeria's win over Biafra in the 1970 Biafran War? A. Biafra did not have enough agriculture to feed itself. B. The Soviet Union and Britain armed and supported the central Nigerian government in the war. C. The blockades and sanctions imposed by Nigeria during the war resulted in millions of Biafrans dying from starvation. D. All of the answers are correct. 17. Which of these adjectives best describe the Congo's attainment of independence from Belgium in 1960? A. Quick and easy B. Bloody and chaotic C. Peaceful and uneventful D. No answer is correct. 18. Who was the first elected prime minister of the Congo? A. Olusegun Obasanjo B. Patrice Lumumba C. Jerry John Rawlings D. Mobutu Sese Seko
Posted on 19 September 2011 | 8:35 am
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