Following the disengagement of the the military from the corridors of power in 1999, a new civilian government took over the mantle of leadership. The government was led by Chief Olusegun Obasanjo who won the presidential election that year. Obasanjo ruled the country for eight years. That is, from 1999 to 2007.
Nobody is holding Buhari's sickness against him, Yar'adua was sick, and we loved him - Lere Olayinka
A former assistant to the ex-Governor of Ekiti State, Lere Olayinka, has taken to his Facebook page to compare President Muhammadu Buhari to former Nigerian President, Alhaji Musa Yar'adua. Alhaji Musa Yar'adua and Lere Olayinka || Google. According to him, he stated that nobody is holding the sickness of Mr. President against him, adding that Musa Yar'adua also fell sick when he was President, yet, Nigerians loved and prayed for him.
Politicians across every ethic group of Nigeria have been perfecting their plans on who to run for the office of the presidency while Yoruba tribe are not left out in choosing Yoruba man to run for presidential election come 2023. Though Yorubaman man, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo was able to become the first civilian President and after his tenure, he anointed his political 'godson', Alhaji Musa Yaradua who was from northern part of Nigeria, although he was unable to finish his tenure due to illness and he died
Nigeria is a country where politics is highly attractive and political players build empires that become platforms for their family members to actualise their own political ambitions. Meet the 4 most influential political families in Nigeria history. 1. The Yar'adua Family, Katsina state The Yar'adua family tops the list as it is the only family in Nigeria's political history to produce President and Vice President of Nigeria through Alhaji Umaru Musa Yar'adua and General Shehu Musa Yar'adua respectively.
Legislators over each ethic gathering of Nigeria have been consummating their arrangements on who to pursue the position of the administration while Yoruba clan are not forgotten about in picking Yoruba man to run for presidential political race come 2023. In spite of the fact that Yorubaman man, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo had the option to turn into the primary non military personnel President and after his residency, he blessed his political 'godson', Alhaji Musa Yaradua who was from northern piece of Nigeria,
God had blessed the family of Alhaji Musa Yara'dua with many top positions in this country, since from the 60s, the family has been producing important personalities in every generation. To have such personalities coming from a single house, is indeed a rare occurance.The house can be labelled as the rulling house of Nigeria. This house belongs to no body except the late Musa Yar'adua (Matawallen Katsina), a one time Minister of the FCT. The house which is located at Yar'adua Quarters, in the ancient city o
Many people know Aisha Buhari as the first wife of the Grand commander of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, but I’m sorry to burst your burbles, she isn’t. Buhari had a wife whom he divorced before eventually Taking Aisha as his wife. His first marriage was in 1971 and it ended it 1988, after which he married Aisha in 1989. Safinatu Yusuf was born in plateau state, but she is originally from katsina state, she was born into the family’s of Alhaji Yusuf Mani. She studied at teachers training college, where
As a matter of fact women have and will continue to contribute their quota to the development of women’s causes and also encourage them to participate in the political activities of their fatherland. Rather than been discriminated against or seen as only meant for the kitchen women are strong instruments that help yield positive results in the practice of democracy as a system of government in Nigeria. First-ladies as you can see help their husbands in the smooth running of their administration. First-ladies
Opinion: Buhari Should Copy What This President Did To Militants In The South-South & End Insecurity
Insecurity as everyone knows is the biggest challenge Nigeria is facing at the moment despite efforts from the federal government to put an end to it once and for all, still, it remains a recurring menace especially in the North.
It was a joy at Oluwo Palace as Cousin of Ex-president, Late Alhaji Musa Yaradua visited Oluwo of Iwo. We already know Oluwo of Iwo, Oba Abdulrosheed Adewale Akanbi with swag. The new couple visited the palace to say Hello to the king and receive King's Blessings. The Newly Weds !! Cousin of the Late President Musa Yaradua , Alhaji Malami and widow of late Taraba Governor Hauwa Suntai visited and got Royal blessings from Oluwo of Iwoland today. Alhaji Malami is the cousin of Turai Yar’Adua, wife of late President,
Opinion: 3 Reasons Why Olusegun Obasanjo Remains The Best President Nigeria Has Ever Produced Nigeria is a country so blessed with lots of human and material resources that many other African nations can not boast of because of some factors beyond their control. Nigeria is greatly blessed, hence the tag Giant of Africa. The role of Nigeria in the community of nations especially in Africa can not be downplayed. Can the nation Nigeria be referred to as the Giant of Africa now? Can Nigeria boast of things that
An Islamic group known as The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) in a recent statement to DAILYPOST told Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) that is not yet time for any Christian to become the president of Federal Republic of Nigeria. MURIC made this statement while reacting to a statement by CAN calling for a Christian President in 2023.
Meet the 4 most influential political families in Nigeria history. 1. The Yar'adua Family, Katsina state The Yar'adua family tops the list as it is the only family in Nigeria's political history to produce President and Vice President of Nigeria through Alhaji Umaru Musa Yar'adua and General Shehu Musa Yar'adua respectively. It is also the only family in Nigeria to produce three ministers through Alhaji Musa Yar'adua (father), General Shehu Musa Yarvadua (son) and Mallam Murtala Yar'adua (grandson). Alhaji
Hajiya Turai Umaru Musa Yar’adua, has revealed some of the last conversations she had with her husband the late President of Nigeria, Alhaji Musa Yar'adua who died on the 5th of May 2010. According to her, Her husband had revealed to her that his family would become a problem to her as they will feel he left a lot of riches behind. This was disclosed in Kastina state by the late President wife over the weekend in a memorial service for the late President. On the issue of Nigeria, she revealed Yar' Adua ha
Since the return of democracy in 1999 after the death of General Sanni Abacha, south west have not produced the president of Nigeria. The first election was won by General Olusegun Obasanjo from South west region. He was re-elected for another 4 years in 2003, he even tried to push for third term in 2007 but was pegged back by the Senate and House of Representatives. In 2007, Alhaji Musa Yar'adua became the president of Nigeria under umbrella of PDP . Sadly, Alhaji Musa Yar'adua from northern region did not
A coalition of militants have fired warning to the federal government to heed to the demands of EndSARS Protesters, or be ready to face their wrath as they intend to unleash terror. The Niger Delta militants who agreed to a cease fire deal with the federal government, led by the late "Alhaji Musa Yaradua" led government, has threatened to go back on their earlier agreement if the federal government keeps ignoring the request of protesters. It is no longer news that in different parts of the country, people have
Death is something inevitable, but the question is when will it come?,will it come the time that people around you tends to enjoy your good works?. Turia Yar'Adua is the former first lady of Nigeria and the wife of Nigeria former president late Alhaji umaru Musa Yar'Adua The late former President death is a shock to all the nation in general and till now the nation still fill the vacuum the late president left and no administration have occupied it. His 7 point agenda is a great tactics that helped Nigeria in