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Jonathan Hosts Buhari To Presidential Inauguration Dinner- First Photos & Video Clip

The Presidential Inauguration dinner was held last night at the State House Conference Hall in Abuja. In attendance are President Goodluck Jonathan and his wife, Gen Muhammadu Buhari, Yemi Osinbajo and wife, Gen Yakubu Gowon, former president Olusegun Obasanjo, Abdulsalam Abubakar and other distinguished guests.   Watch a clip of the dinner  The inauguration is…

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Buhari Meets With Obasanjo, Fashola, Tinubu, Amaechi & Presents Ambode- Photos!

With the upcoming Governorship elections coming this Saturday 11th April, President-elect General General Muhammadu Buhari arrived in Lagos this morning to campaign for All Progressives Congress (APC) gubernatorial candidate, Akinwumi Ambode. Before heading to Orileto campaign, Buharimet with former President Olusegun Obasanjo, Lagos State Governor Tunde Fashola. He also met with Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu,…

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Obasanjo Publicly Endorses Buhari, Says Former Military leader Can Check Corruption, Insecurity

According to reports by THE WILL, Former Nigerian President, General Olusegun Obasanjo, 77, for the first time has openly endorsed the candidacy of Major General Muhammadu Buhari, 72, a former military ruler and presidential candidate of the main opposition party, All Progressives Congress (APC), ahead of incumbent President Goodluck Jonathan, 57, of the Peoples Democratic…

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Obasanjo Praises Late Wife Stella, Said He Had No Knowledge Of Her Tragic Tummy Tuck

Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo has said that he had no knowledge of his late wife, Stella’s plan to undergo the cosmetic procedure that led to her death. The late first lady died on October 23, 2005, following a botched tummy tuck – elective liposuction – procedure in Spain. The surgery was scheduled towards the commemoration…

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Obasanjo Given 21 Days To Explain Or Be Punished For Flouting Court Order On Book

A Federal Capital Territory High Court judge, Justice Valentine Ashi, on Wednesday ordered security agents, including the police and operatives of the Department of State Service, to confiscate the latest book of ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo, “My Watch”. According to reports by Punch, the judge of the FCT Wuse Zone II court said the publication of…

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Olusegun Obasanjo Blasts Atiku Abubakar, Calls Him A “Blatant Shameless And Liar”

Former Nigerian President, Olusegun Obasanjo, has described Atiku Abubakar, his erstwhile deputy, as a “shameless liar” who plotted against his infamous third term agenda. According to Premium Times, he said this at a public presentation of the book ‘Olusegun Obasanjo: My Watch,’ in Lagos, Tuesday, Mr.Obasanjo accused Mr.Abubakar of aligning with his detractors to spin…

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I’m Eager To Return To Battlefield – Obasanjo’s Son Says, After Being Shot By Boko Haram

The son of former President Olusegun Obasanjo, Lt. Col. Adeboye, who was shot on Monday by Boko Haram insurgents near Michika in Adamawa State   has   expressed eagerness to return to the battle front. Adeboye, who is recuperating at a government medical facility in Yola, spoke with a former Vice-President, Atiku Abubakar and the Director General of…

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Olusegun Obasanjo, Graca Machel, Akon & Others, Sign For Action Against Ebola

Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo; wife of the late Nelson Mandela, Graca Machel and popular singer Akon were among 51 signatories of an open citizens’ call to action against Ebola. In an open letter, former heads of state as well as leaders from civil society and business called for more solidarity and a more coordinated approach to…

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