News - Former president Olusegun Obasanjo

Presidency Asks Obasanjo To Explain Absence At Inauguration, Democracy Day.

4 weeks ago /
Nation 

The Presidency says former President Olusegun Obasanjo needs to explain to Nigerians why he was absent from the 2019 Presidential inauguration and Democracy Day celebrations because the claim that he was not invited or he did not receive an invitation cannot be sustained.  

Fintiri Appoints Gidado As Chief Of Staff

1 month ago /
Politics 

The Adamawa State Governor, Adamu Fintiri has appointed Professor Maxwell Gidado, a senior advocate of Nigeria as his Chief Of Staff.

Obasanjo Advocates “Elite Consensus” To Birth A New Nigeria

5 months ago /

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has called for what he described as elite consensus to chat a   roadmap for the birth of a new Nigeria.

Presidency Accuses Obasanjo Of Subterfuge

5 months ago /
Nation 

The presidency has described the sixteen-page letter written by former President Olusegun Obasanjo as the last push by desperate politicians who can’t handle President Muhammadu Buhari politically and have resorted to subterfuge.

Presidency Dismissed Recent Utterances By Obasanjo, Tags It A Sign Of Confusion

7 months ago /
Nation 

The Presidency has dismissed recent utterances by former president Olusegun Obasanjo, as a sign of confusion not worthy of attention.

Obasanjo Describes Okowa As A Good Product

8 months ago /

Former Nigerian president Olusegun Obasanjo has advocated for even distribution of national wealth irrespective of geo-political zones.

Gombe State Governor, Ibrahim Dankwambo Visits Obasanjo

11 months ago /
Nation 

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo says he admires the boldness and confidence of the Gombe State Governor, Ibrahim Dankwambo as he aims to get the presidential ticket of his party ahead of the 2019 elections.

Coalition For Change Carpets Obasanjo Over Comments

11 months ago /
Politics 

Former Nigerian president, Olusegun Obasanjo, has been advised to always consider the interest of the Nigerian people before making statements on the state of the nation.

OBJ Flags Off Bayelsa Infant And Maternal Mortality Summit

11 months ago /
Nation 

Bayelsa state Governor Seriake Dickson has handed out cheques of 1.2 billion naira for the construction of healthcare centres in each ward across the state and 100 million naira as starter pack for the "safe motherhood initiative" in the state.

Kaduna APC Chieftain Brand’s r-APC Members Trouble Makers

1 year ago /
Nation  Politics 

An All Progressives Congress chieftain in Kaduna, Kailani Muhammad has accused members of the rAPC  of fermenting trouble in the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC. Kailani who addressed journalists in Kaduna at a press briefing on the state of the nation described members of the rAPC as ingrates.

Obasanjo Salutes Fayemi

1 year ago /
Politics 

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has sent a congratulatory message to Kayode Fayemi, the Governor-Elect of Ekiti State

PDP NWC Visits OBJ

1 year ago /
Politics 

Members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) National working committee on Saturday paid a visit to Former President Olusegun Obasanjo in Abeokuta, Ogun State.

Obasanjo Pays Condolence Visit To Bode George

1 year ago /
Nation 

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Saturday visited his former ally and former National Deputy Chairman (South West) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos Bode George to commiserate with him on the death of his son, Dipo, who died last May 9,2018.

Obasanjo Visits Adebanjo

1 year ago /
Nation 

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Saturday met with a leader of the Yoruba socio-cultural group, Afenifere, Pa Ayo Adebanjo and some members of the organisation in Lagos.

Soyinka Slams Obasanjo, Thumbs Up Nigerian Media

1 year ago /
Nation 

Nobel laureate professor Wole Soyinka has given the Nigerian media a pass mark in the quality of its reportage but insists that there is room for improvement

June 12: Ogun Lawmakers Challenge Obasanjo

1 year ago /
Nation 

Some federal lawmakers from Ogun state have asked the former president Olusegun Obasanjo to give reasons to the people of the state why he failed to recognize June 12 election by conferring the winner, late Moshood Kashimawo Abiola and his running mate Babagana Kingibe presidential honour.  

Wike Alleges Plot By FG To Frame Him

1 year ago /
Nation 

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has raised an alarm over what he says is a fresh plot by the federal government to frame him.

Fayose To Obasanjo: Submit Yourself For Probe...Your Travails Not Yoruba Issue

1 year ago /
Nation 

Ekiti state governor, Ayodele Fayose, has urged former president Olusegun Obasanjo to submit himself for probe by the Muhammad Buhari administration, saying the former president should also take his current travails in his strides.

PDP Worries Over Alleged Plot To Arrest Obasanjo

1 year ago /
Nation 

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says it is alarmed by the revelation of former president Olusegun Obasanjo that the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led federal government is plotting to arrest him on trumped up charges and detain him indefinitely.

Former President Obasanjo Raises Alarm Of Plot To Arrest Him.

1 year ago /
Nation 

Former president Olusegun Obasanjo has cried out that the government of president Muhammadu Buhari has placed his name on the watch list in a bid to frame him up for fathom crime because of his recent comments.  


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