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OBJ’s greatest mistake was not prosecuting, jailing @MBuhari for looting PTF – FFK

OBJ’s greatest mistake was not prosecuting, jailing @MBuhari for looting PTF – FFK

The Ekiti State governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose, former minister of Aviation; Chief Femi Fani-Kayode and former aide to former President Goodluck Jonathan, Reno Omokri has taken a swipe at President Muhammad Buhari and former President Chief Olusegun Obasanjo. Fayose on his Twitter handle said that he enjoyed the brickbats between President Buhari & Ex-President Obasanjo

$16bn power projects: Buhari attacks Obasanjo, ex-President reacts

One of the former heads of state was bragging that he spent more than $16bn, not naira, on power. Where is the power? – Buhari While it is doubtful that a President with proper understanding of the issue would utter such, records from the N’Assembly have exculpated Obasanjo –Obasanjo’s spokesman John Alechenu, Olalekan Adetayo, Eniola Akinkuotu, Samuel Awoyinfa and

You are ignorant – Obasanjo fires back at Buhari

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has responded to the suggestion by President Muhammadu Buhari that the administration he (Obasanjo) led between 1999 and 2007 wasted $16billion on power projects without anything to show for it. Mr. Buhari had while receiving a delegation of Buhari Support Organisation (BSO) at the Presidential Villa Tuesday criticised previous Nigerian administrations

COMMONWEALTH ANTI-CORRUPTION CHAIRMANSHIP: Vote of confidence on anti-corruption war of Federal Government, says ANEEJ

The Africa Network for Environment & Economic Justice, ANEEJ, has expressed delight at Nigeria’s appointment as chairman of Heads of Anti-Corruption Agencies in the Commonwealth, saying that it is a vote of confidence by the Commonwealth and the rest of the world on the efforts by the Nigerian government, CSOs and stakeholders. In a prior

Dickson meets el-Rufai, says restructuring best for Nigeria

The Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson, and his Kaduna State counterpart, Mallam Nasir el-Rufai, met on Monday over the controversial issue of restructuring of the country. The Bayelsa State helmsman said he was in Kaduna to support the recommendations of the All Progressives Congress’ Committee on True Federalism, that Nigeria should be restructured. Restructuring, he

Fani-Kayode reacts to Timi Frank’s apology to Jonathan, attack on Buhari

Femi Fani-Kayode, former Aviation Minister, has reacted to the apology tendered by the ex-Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Timi Frank to the immediate past President, Goodluck Jonathan. The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, chieftain said Frank displayed courage and strength by apologising to Jonathan. In a tweet, Fani-Kayode affirmed Frank’s claim

Drama as Metuh collapses in court

Olisa Metuh, former spokesman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), collapsed at a federal high court in Abuja on Monday morning. He was making his way to the dock for his resumed trial when he fell down. After he fell, medical personnel and Metuh’s relatives rushed to where Metuh was. Okon Abang, the presiding judge,