Tag Archives: Akinwunmi Ambode

Check All The Photos From Chief Rasaq Akanni Okoya’s 80th Birthday Party

On Saturday 11th January 2020, prominent Lagos billionaire and industrialist, Alhaji Rasaq Akanni Okoya and wife, Shade Okoya hosted eminent personalities to a grand soiree in celebration of his 80th birthday. Held at palatial Oluwanisola home in Ajah, many celebrities, including Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, billionaire Aliko Dangote, Vice President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, Otunba Subomi Balogun, Sir Olu Okeowo, billionaire Sam Adedoyin, Lagos State…

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EFCC Wanted To Plant Foreign Currencies In Ambode’s House – Lawyers

Three lawyers who claimed to have witnessed EFCC’s raid on the Epe residence of former Governor Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday, alleged that they stopped the anti-graft officials from “planting foreign currency” in the house. According to Punch, the lawyers — Fatai Adebanjo, Busari Olanrewaju and Samson Okuneye — in a joint statement on Tuesday, said…

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EFCC Freezes N9.9bn Bank Accounts Linked To Former Lagos State Governor, Ambode

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission says it has frozen three bank accounts containing a total of N9.9bn linked to the immediate past Governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode. According to reports from Punch in June, loyalists of the ruling All Progressives Congress leader, Bola Tinubu, had decided to drag Ambode to the EFCC for investigation.…

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Breaking! Governor Ambode Accepts Defeat, Congratulates Sanwo-olu Ambode; Releases Statement .

Akinwunmi Ambode, governor of Lagos state, has publicly spoken for the first time since he lost the governorship primary election of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Ambode just ended his live press conference which was scheduled for 2:30pm, today, Wednesday, 3rd October 2018. Ambode who was defeated in yesterday’s primary election, thanked Lagosians and party…

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I Forgive Ambode And I Feel Bad For Lagos – Sanwo-Olu Responds To Ambode’s Allegation

Babajide Sanwo-Olu who is Akinwunmi Ambode’s main challenger for the Lagos State governorship ticket of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has disclosed that he will not descend into the low conduct of the current occupier of the office. While addressing a ‘World Press Conference’ in Lagos on Sunday being 30th September 2018, Ambode had alleged…

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Breaking! Sanwo-Olu Was Arrested For Spending Fake US Dollars In A Night Club – Ambode

Governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode had said that the man “being propelled” to campaign against him, lacks credibility’. Although he didn’t expressly mention his name, Ambode was clearly referring to Babajide Sanwo-Olu, the anointed candidate of Bola Tinubu, National leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), to take over from him in 2019. He warned leaders…

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President Buhari Meets Ambode Behind Closed Doors

President Muhammadu Buhari is currently in a meeting with Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode. Although the reasons for the meeting were not made public, but according to NAN, the governor would be updating the president on the latest political development within the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos State. There were also reports that the prsident…

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Ambode Ordered To Step Down & Endorse Sanwo-Olu, Promised Ministerial Position Of Choice

After the series of dramatic plea of the incumbent Governor Akinwunmi Ambode to Tinubu, the leaders of the All Progrssive Congress (APC) party met on Wednesday, 19th of September and mounted pressure on the governor to endorse his opponent, Babajide Sanwo-Olu with promises of a ministerial appointment of his choice after the APC might have…

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2019 Election: Suspense In Lagos As Ambode Flies To Abuja To Beg Tinubu

The reported confusion over the re-election bid of Lagos state governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, allegedly failed to clear off on Saturday, September 15 as the APC national leadership could not secure a firm commitment from its national leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, on the governor’s second term ambition. According to The Punch, the All Progressives Congress leaders,…

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Churches Should Assume Responsibility To Promote Peace And Unity In The Country- President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has joined other political leaders to call for church leaders to use their positions to promote peace and unity in the country. He made the call at the opening of the 23rd General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church of Nigeria on Saturday in Calabar. The President who is still in London for…

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