AHMED MARI, Maiduguri
The All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship aspirant in Borno State, Alhaji Kashim Imam, has promised to convene Borno Stakeholders Conference with a view to developing a post-insurgency blueprint for the transformation of the state when elected.
Senate President and presidential aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Dr. Bukola Saraki has appointed Doyin Okupe as chairman of the Media Council for his campaign Organisation.
The main opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has reported President Muhammadu Buhari to the British Prime Minister, Theresa May, and German Chancellor, Angela Merkel.
Vice president Yemi Osinbajo has questioned how oil money was spent under previous administrations.Osinbajo called out former presidents like Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida, Olusegun Obasanjo and Goodluck Jonathan, while answering questions from Nigerians at a town hall meeting in Minnesota, United States on Sunday, according to a statement issued yesterday by his media aide, Laolu Akande.
The Yoruba Consultative Forum has slammed Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, for his “undisguised campaign of calumny” against former President Olusegun Obasanjo.
Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo has noted that successive administrations in Nigeria have been unfair to a First Republic Minister of Aviation, Chief Mbazulike Amaechi.
Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo and ex-Military Head of State, Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida, IBB, were absent at Tuesday’s Special National Honours Investiture of Chief MKO Abiola and others.
A Senior Advocate of Nigeria and human rights activist, Femi Falana SAN, has asked former president Olusegun Obasanjo not to be worried about being probed by the President Muhammadu Buhari administration.
The former governor of Cross River State, Mr Donald Duke, has declared his interest to contest for the Office of President in the upcoming 2019 general elections.
JOHNSON OJO, Ado Ekiti
Ekiti State Governor Ayodele Fayose has said that former President Olusegun Obasanjo should rather be ready to clear his name of any allegation made against him and stop raising alarm on plot to arrest and try him.