Tag Archives: Bola Ahmed Tinubu

Tinubu Speaks On Lagos Riots, Lekki Shooting During Governor Sanwo-Olu’s Courtesy Visit

Former Lagos governor, Bola Ahmed Tinubu on Saturday reacted following the violent military crackdown on peaceful protesters at the Lekki toll gate area of the state that left scores dead and several injured. During a courtesy visit to incumbent Lagos Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu at the State House in Marina, he addressed the Lekki massacre, stating that he…

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#EndSARS: Tinubu Urges Protesters To Call Of Demonstrations, Allow Government Implement Demands

Former Governor of Lagos state and National Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has told #EndSARS protesters to call off demonstration in order to give the federal government a chance to implement their demands. Tinubu who disclosed this via Twitter on Tuesday averred that the Buhari administration has acted with commendable dispatch by…

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Desmond Elliot Slammed After Describing His Political Career As A Product Of Godfatherism

Desmond Elliot was slammed Friday September 11 by some social media users following his outburst that Godwin Obaseki, the incumbent governor of Edo state, shouldn’t castigate godfatherism as he wouldn’t be in power without it. The actor-turn-politician who contested and won the Surulere constituency in 2015, was reportedly speaking about his incursion into Nigeria’s political scene during…

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President Buhari, Sanwo-Olu, Tinubu, PDP And More React To Ajimobi’s Death

The demise of former Oyo State Governor, Isiaka Abiola Ajimobi sent many political figures mourning as many have begun to express their sadness in tributes. Recall that the 70-year-old public official passed away on Thursday from health complications reportedly arising from Coronavirus. President Muhammadu Buhari’s reaction: The President condoled with government and people of Oyo State and commiserated with…

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APC Members Protest, Demand Dissolution Of NWC Amid Party Crisis

On Monday June 22, a massive protest was held by concerned members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) at the national secretariat of the party in Abuja towards the sacking of National Working Committee (NWC) of the party. According to ThisDay Live, Its convener, Okpokwu Ogenyi, while addressing journalists on behalf of the protesters, said…

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Senate President, Sanwo-Olu And Tinubu Mourn Lagos Senator Bayo Osinowo’s Death

Lagos State political figures, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Bola Ahmed Tinubu and president of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan has expressed sadness over the sudden death of Senator Sikiru Adebayo Osinowo who passed away on Monday morning at the age of 64 after a brief illness The News Agency of Nigeria, (NAN) reports that Osinowo famously called Pepperito, represented Lagos East Senatorial…

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Tinubu, Wife Test Negative After Chief Security Officer Dies Of COVID-19

On Monday, the media office of the National leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu,revealed that he, alongside his wife, Remi tested negative to Coronavirus. This is coming after the death of Lateef Raheem, the late Chief Security Officer to Tinubu, who was diagnosed with the disease. In a statement on Monday by spokesperson…

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Evander Holyfield Arrives Lagos For His Charity Boxing Bout With Bola Tinubu

Legendary five-time World Heavyweight Boxing Champion, Evander Holyfield, 54 has arrived Lagos for the “Rhumbles in Lagos’’ match between him and former Lagos State Governor, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, 65. Holyfeild was received by Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode at Lagos House, Ikeja. The match, which will hold on May 25, 2017 at the Eko Atlantic City, is part of activities marking the Golden Jubilee…

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She Called Me A Dog & A Thug – Dino Melaye On Why He Threatened To Beat Remi Tinubu

  Senator Dino Melaye, on Thursday addressed parliamentary reporters in the National Assembly, denying using vulgar words against Senator Oluremi Tinubu, the wife of the leader of the APC, Senator Bola Tinubu. Melaye admitted he called Senator Tinubu a stupid woman on the floor of the Senate during an executive session because she had referred to…

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How Senators Dino Melaye & Remi Tinubu Clashed During Closed-door Meeting At The Senate

    Yesterday news filtered in that the ongoing case of an alleged forgery of the 2015 Standing Order involving Senate President Bukola Saraki and his deputy, Ike Eweremadu had taken a rather nasty turn with the Senate threatening to impeach President Muhammadu Buhari.  This got out after a closed-door session of the Senate yesterday…

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