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14 Million Out Of School Nigerian Kids Is Very Worrying – Obasanjo

Olusegun Obasanjo

Ex Nigeria’s president, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has come out to speak about the fate of over 14 million out of school children in Nigeria. He recently revealed that the lack of formal education and static development are some of the biggest problems confronting the nation. According to him, about 14 ...

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Joe Biden’s Win Is A Victory Of Good Over Evil – Obasanjo

Olusegun Obasanjo

Ex Nigeria’s President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has come out to hail Joe Bidden for his recent electoral victory in the US. He recently revealed that the victory is not for Biden alone, as the people of America can also rejoice. According to him, the world is celebrating with the US ...

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I Backed Yar’Adua Not Olu Falae In 1992 Because I Believed In The Nigeria Project – Obasanjo

Olusegun Obasanjo

Ex Nigerian President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has come out to reveal why he supported the candidacy of Alhaji Shehu Musa Yar’Adua over Chief Olu Falae in 1992 He revealed this during the launch of the autobiography of a former Oyo State governor, Otunba Adebayo Alao-Akala’s book titled: “Amazing Grace.” According ...

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Obasanjo Criticizing Buhari Amid #EndSARS Protests Is Hypocritical – CAGG

Olusegun Obasanjo

A Civil Society Organisation, Citizens Action for Good Governance, CAGG has come out to blast Olusegun Obasanjo over his recent statement to President Muhammadu Buhari amid the #EndSARS protests in Nigeria. CAGG recently revealed that OBJ’s words were hypocritical and self-serving and it was not in the interest of Nigerians, ...

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#LekkiGenocide: Killing Protesters Will Not Suppress Public Anger – Obasanjo

Olusegun Obasanjo

Nigeria’s Ex-President, Olusegun Obasanjo has come out to blast the shooting of #EndSARS protesters in Nigeria. He recently revealed that the protest against police brutality and improvement of lives of Nigerians has been very peaceful, therefore the shooting and murder of unarmed Nigerians will never suppress public anger and frustration. ...

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Obasanjo Should Stop Accusing Buhari Of Things He Was Guilty Of – CSO

Olusegun Obasanjo

A Civil Society Organisation (CSO), Citizens Action for Good Governance (CAGG) has come out to blast a recent statement by former President Olusegun Obasanjo for saying Nigeria has become a failed state. This is coming after Prof. Wole Soyinka also supported Obasanjo that the nation has moved closer to extinction. ...

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Obasanjo Is Trying To Divide Nigeria – FG

Muhammadu Buhari

The Presidency has come out to respond to ex-President, Olusegun Obasanjo over his recent comment against Muhammadu Buhari’s government. Recall that Obasanjo recently said that the country is fast drifting to a failed and badly divided state and Nigeria is economically becoming the poverty capital of the world. Reacting, according ...

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Nigeria Is Now The Poverty Capital Of The World – Obasanjo

Olusegun Obasanjo

Ex-President of Nigeria, Olusegun Obasanjo has come out to blast President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration again. He recently revealed that the nation is fast drifting to a failed and badly divided state under Buhari’s watch. According to him, Nigeria is currently a basket case and poverty capital of the world, and ...

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Old Leaders Must Be Flushed Out For African Youths To Rule – Obasanjo

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Ex President, Olusegun Obasanjo has urged African youths to start taking active part in political activities in their several nations. He recently revealed that this is the only way these youngsters can ensure they flush out the older generation from office. According to him, the youths must begin to demand ...

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Obasanjo Is Wrong To Attack Buruji Kashamu In His Grave – Femi Falana

Femi Falana

Human Rights Lawyer and Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Femi Falana has come out to say that ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo’s statement on Senator Buruji Kashamu’s death was filled with hypocrisy. He recently revealed that Obasanjo’s attack on Kashamu should be blasted since it is against the African culture to hail a ...

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I Never Spoke Ill Of Late Senator Buruji Kashamu – Obasanjo

Olusegun Obasanjo

Ex Nigeria President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has reacted to the criticisms that trailed his controversial condolence message on the demise of Senator Buruji Kashamu. Recall that OBJ had said that Kashamu, who was wanted in the United States of America for alleged drug offences, could escape justice, but not death. ...

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Restructuring Nigeria Does Not Mean Breaking Her Up – Obasanjo

Olusegun Obasanjo

Ex President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has come out to say that Nigeria will remain insecure and stagnant if the nation is not restructured. He revealed this recently at the year’s edition of the Sobo Sowemimo annual lecture organized by Abeokuta Club. According to him, restructuring is the way forward for ...

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Mr Jimoh Ibrahim’s Taste For Knowledge Makes Me Happy – Obasanjo

Olusegun Obasanjo

Ex-President, Olusegun Obasanjo has come out to hail business mogul, Mr. Jimoh Ibrahim, over his first-class (PhD) honours in Management Science at the University of Cambridge, England. Obasanjo recently revealed that he is very happy with Ibrahim’s taste for knowledge. According to him, Nigeria should expect Mr. Jimoh Ibrahim to ...

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Coronavirus Will Affect Food Production In Africa – Obasanjo

Olusegun Obasanjo

Ex Nigeria President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has said Africa might suffer the most from the economic fall out of the pandemic if something is not done to improve agriculture in the region. Obasanjo recently said that Africa has so far escaped the worst health consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic but ...

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Nigeria Must Learn From Asia’s Development – Obasanjo

Olusegun Obasanjo

Ex-President, Olusegun Obasanjo has come out to say he was forced to adjust his 83rd birthday programme because of the Coronavirus. He revealed this in Abeokuta as he spoke at a symposium organized to celebrate his 83rd birthday. According to him, his ceremony was supposed to hold between Tuesday and ...

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God Will Grant Obasanjo Long Life To Keep Serving Nigeria – Buhari

Olusegun Obasanjo

President Muhammadu Buhari has hailed ex-President, Olusegun Obasanjo on his 83rd birthday. The President congratulated the Ogun State politician for his life of courage, dedication and service to Nigeria, Africa, and humanity in general. According to him, OBJ’s commitment to the country’s nationhood will always be outstanding and commendable. He ...

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Bringing Mobile Phones To Nigeria Is An Unforgettable Legacy For Obasanjo – Atiku

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Ex-Vice President, Atiku Abubakar is celebrating ex-President, Olusegun Obasanjo who clocked 83 recently. Atiku, in a recent statement today hailed the contributions of Obasanjo to the development of Nigeria and Africa as a whole. According to him, no Nigerian has been involved in the country’s political space as positively as ...

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Seeing Boko Haram Wax Stronger For 12 Years Is Heartbreaking – Obasanjo

Olusegun Obasanjo

Ex-President, Olusegun Obasanjo has pledged to keep fighting for Nigeria’s unity until he dies. He said this yesterday at the first memorial lecture of the founder of Oodua People’s Congress, Dr. Fredrick Fasehun in Lagos. According to him, he is fighting wholeheartedly to ensure his children and race are not ...

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OBJ Was Wrong To Place Imo, Abia, Ondo Under Niger Delta Region ― Prof. Etekpe

Ambily Etekpe

The Director, Institute for Niger Delta Studies (INDS) of the Niger Delta University, Prof. Ambily Etekpe has come out to say that it was not right to have added Imo, Abia, and Ondo as member states of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC). NDDC was launched by ex-President, Olusegun Obasanjo ...

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Nigerians Should Beg The National Asembly To Save The Nation From Debt – Obasanjo

Olusegun Obasanjo

Ex Nigerian President, Olusegun Obasanjo has come out to say that Nigeria risks bankruptcy under the present administration of Muhammadu Buhari. OBJ revealed this as he spoke in Lagos at the first edition of the Nigerian Story organized by the ‘Why I Am Alive’ campaign. His words, “As at 2015, ...

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