Tag Archives: Olusegun Obasanjo

Coronavirus: Obasanjo Donates His Former Residence As Isolation Centre

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has donated his former residence at the Presidential Hilltop, Abeokuta, Ogun State as an isolation centre for victims of the raging Coronavirus pandemic. Obasanjo’s media assistant Kehinde Akinyemi who confirmed the development, said the 32-room apartment located off the Presidential Boulevard in Oke Sari, Abeokuta has been handed over to the Ogun State government for immediate take…

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Olakunle Churchill Slams Ex-Wife Tonto Dike With Alleged N500m Defamation Lawsuit

Tonto Dikeh has reportedly been sued by her ex-husband, Churchill Olakunle to the tune of N500M over the malicious statements made against him in her explosive YouTube series back in May, 2019. In the lawsuit notice which has him as the 1st claimant and Big Church Foundation as the second claimant, Churchill stated that the allegations were…

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Supreme Court Declines Abacha’s Family Bid To Access Bank Accounts In Switzerland, UK And Others

On Friday February 7 2020, the apex Nigerian court also known as Supreme Court declined a lawsuit filed by the family of late former Head of State, Sani Abacha to access some bank accounts in the United Kingdom, Switzerland, Jersey, Liechenstein and Luxembourg. The family’s access to the bank accounts was blocked by the Nigerian government in…

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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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FG To Return Tollgates on Federal Highways, Approves N46bn

The Federal Government on Wednesday announced plans to ensure the return of tollgates on federal highways. The tollgates were abolished in 2003 by the administration of ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo. The Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, stated this while briefing State House correspondents on the outcome of the Federal Executive Council meeting presided over…

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Explain Your Absence from Presidential Inauguration and Nigeria’s Maiden Democracy Day – Presidency to Obasanjo

The Presidency, on Wednesday asked former President Olusegun Obasanjo to explain why he was missing from the 2019 Presidential inauguration and the country’s maiden Democracy Day celebration. In a statement released on by the aide to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Garba Shehu, the Presidenty has vehemently said they invited Obasanjo to the…

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Obasanjo, Gowon, Jonathan, and Other Former Leaders Absent From Maiden June 12 Celebration

Former Nigerian heads of state and presidents were absent at the venue of the 2019 Democracy Day celebrations on Wednesday. The former leaders including Yakubu Gowon, Olusegun Obasanjo, Goodluck Jonathan, among others, were absent at the event which held at the Eagles’ Square in Abuja. Former military leaders Ibrahim Babangida and Abdulsalam Abubakar were also…

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Nigeria Moving Towards Disaster Under Buhari- Obasanjo

Former President of Nigeria, Olusegun Obasanjo has said the country is moving towards disaster under President Muhammadu Buhari. Obasanjo, who spoke in an interview with Premium Times, said the economy was unstable, added that the current administration had destroyed the war against corruption, which he said started during his administration. The former Head of State backed the candidate of…

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PDP, Atiku Worry Over Alleged Plot To Arrest Former President Olusegun Obasanjo

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday described as worrisome and alarming revelation by 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. The party said that the revelation, coming from a Nigerian of Chief Obasanjo’s status, is terrifying “as…

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