I Didn’t Pursue Personal Interest As President – Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo says every decision he took while in office was in the best interest of the country and not for personal gain. Obasanjo said this in an interview with The Point Newspaper published on Monday. The former number one citizen said he did not focus on making one region better than theContinue reading “I Didn’t Pursue Personal Interest As President – Obasanjo”

Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, GCFR, a collosus at 83

Oluṣẹgun Mathew Okikiọla Arẹmu Ọbasanjọ, GCFR , born on the 5 of March 1937 is a former Nigerian Army General and former President of Nigeria. A Nigerian of Yoruba descent, Obasanjo was a career soldier before serving twice as Nigeria’s head of state, once as a military ruler, between 13 February 1976 to 1 OctoberContinue reading “Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, GCFR, a collosus at 83”

Nigeria’s Rising Debt Profile: Obasanjo Raises Alarm, Warns FG

Former Nigerian President , Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has raised the alarm again but this time over impending bankruptcy likely to face the country in view of its current debt profile. Obasanjo disclosed this as a keynote speaker at the “Why I am Alive” campaign celebration in Lagos on Friday. According to him, “Nigeria’s external debtContinue reading “Nigeria’s Rising Debt Profile: Obasanjo Raises Alarm, Warns FG”

Lagos Agog For Bisi Olatilo Show @ 20

All is now set for the 20th anniversary celebration of one of Nigeria’s hottest and classiest television programmes, The Bisi Olatilo Show. Slated for today, Friday, November 22, 2019, at the Balmoral Event Centre, Federal Palace Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos, the talk-of-the-town event which kicks off at 4pm is going be chaired by the czarContinue reading “Lagos Agog For Bisi Olatilo Show @ 20”

I Gave Obasanjo $140,000 On Behalf of Atiku Abubakar’s Son-in-law – Witness

A Federal High Court in Lagos on Tuesday heard that Abdullahi Babalele, a son-in-law of former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar, allegedly gave former President Olusegun Obasanjo the naira equivalent of $140,000. An Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) witness, Bashir Mohammed told Justice C.J. Aneke that he delivered the cash to Obasanjo on behalf of hisContinue reading “I Gave Obasanjo $140,000 On Behalf of Atiku Abubakar’s Son-in-law – Witness”