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Why Nigerians should consider Osinbajo for 2023 presidency

By 2023, the administration of Muhammadu Buhari would end and he would leave office and probably head to Daura in Katsina state where his hometown is. For his assistant, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, it may be the opportunity he needs to fill the vacant seat perfectly and with more authority.

  6 months ago ago
Why Nigerians should consider Osinbajo for 2023 presidency

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How Bola Tinubu, APC Leaders Sold Muhammadu Buhari to Nigerians- Babachir Lawal discusses.

In an interview with Hindi Livinus, former Secretary to the Government (SGF) of the Federation, Babachir Lawal, discussed how Muhammadu Buhari was given a change of image, which further influenced people's negative perception of him before the 2015 elections. According to the former SGF, it was Bola Ahmed Tinubu the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) who brought in consultants from the United States of America to help influence the negative perceptions people had of the then APC Presidential

  1 year ago ago
How Bola Tinubu, APC Leaders Sold Muhammadu Buhari to Nigerians- Babachir Lawal discusses.

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Hot Breaking News In Nigeria This Saturday Evening, 7/11/2020.

Inspector General Of Police Orders Withdrawal Of Police Escorts From Fani-Kayode, Babachir, Chris Giwa 57 others. The directive affected 60 individuals, corporate and religious bodies including the Christ Embassy, Think Nigeria First Initiative, Uche Sylva International, Stanel Groups, KYC Holding, among others. Other persons on the list include former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir Lawal; Sen Lado Yakubu, Amb. Yuguda Bashir, Uche Chukwu, Sen. Boroface Ajayi, Mutiu Nicholas, Sen. Tokunbo

  1 year ago ago
Hot Breaking News In Nigeria This Saturday Evening, 7/11/2020.

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"APC Must Allow Tinubu Contest in 2023 if We Don't Want God's Wrath"- Buhari's Former SGF, Lawal

The man Babachir Lawal, needs no much introduction to the Nigerian populace as the former secretary to the government of the federation (SGF). Lawal who was sacked as by president Muhammadu Buhari as a result of allegations of corruption amounting to over N500m has come out to say that the All Progressives Congress (APC) as a party must create an enabling environment for all aspirants who intend running for 2023 presidency under APC. Image credit: Google Recently, there have been a lot of debate, discuss and

  1 year ago ago

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How Tinubu Transformed Buhari's Image, Funded His Election in 2015 - Ex-SGF Lawal Reveals

Babachir Lawal has lifted the lids on how Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu helped President Muhammadu Buhari win the 2015 presidential election. Speaking with The Punch, the former secretary to the government of the federation said Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, a former governor of Lagos state, packaged President Buhari for Nigerians before the 2015 election. Lawal further revealed that the APC national leader was the strong force of financial support for Buhari, adding that Tinubu was a colossus of south-west politics. According

  1 year ago ago
How Tinubu Transformed Buhari's Image, Funded His Election in 2015 - Ex-SGF Lawal Reveals

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Breaking News In Nigeria This Morning, Sunday, 2nd August, 2020

1.2023: No APC member has right to oppose Tinubu, says ex-SGF A former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir Lawal, has said nobody in the All Progressives Congress has the right to stop the party’s national leader , Asiwaju Bola Tinubu , from contesting the 2023 Presidency. Lawal , in an interview with Sunday PUNCH, also canvassed power shift to the South, particularly the South -West. He expressed dismay at some notable northerners desiring Presidency to be retained in their region. He

  1 year ago ago
Breaking News In Nigeria This Morning, Sunday, 2nd August, 2020

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Babachir Lawal scandal: Witness honoured with Integrity Award

The celebrated case of former Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) Babachir Lawal and others which was about diversion of fund and criminal conspiracy, as charged by the EFCC has come and gone but not without impacting on the society.

  9 months ago ago
Babachir Lawal scandal: Witness honoured with Integrity Award

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Babachir Lawal at 56: Check out four things you should know about the former SGF

There is no doubt that Babachir Lawal was one of the most important personalities in the cabinet of President Muhammadu Buari after the 2015 presidential election. Arguably, he has been a very good ally of the president, before the termination of his appoint as the Secretary to the government of the Federation (SGF). In this article i shall highlight four things in which everyone should know about the former SGF to president Muhammadu Buhari. Firstly, Babachir Lawal belongs to the group of Nigerian politicians

  1 year ago ago
Babachir Lawal at 56: Check out four things you should know about the former SGF

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IGP remove police escort of Femi Fani Kayode, Babachir Lawal and 58 others. (See list).

Welcome to Opera News where you get entertained always with trending news around the world. Kindly hit the follow button for more. Inspector General of Police Mohammed Adamu has directed the withdrawal ofpolice escort of some prominent personality in Nigeria like the former Minister Femi-Fani Kayode and former secretary to the federation Babachir Lawal. Apart from the religious bodies, Organization or groups affected by the directives of the Inspector General. Also affected billionaire Businessman. This affected

  1 year ago ago
IGP remove police escort of Femi Fani Kayode, Babachir Lawal and 58 others. (See list).

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NEWS In Nigeria Right Now

Grass-cutting fraud: EFCC re-arraigns ex-SGF Lawal today The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission will today (Monday) re-arraign a former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir Lawal, and six others, for an alleged fraudulent N544m grass-cutting contract, The PUNCH has learnt. This will be the second re-arraignment of the defendants, who were first arraigned before the late Justice Jude Okeke of the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory, Maitama, Abuja on February 13, 2019. Again,

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NEWS In Nigeria Right Now

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2023: No APC member has right to oppose Tinubu, says ex-SGF.

A former Secretary to the government of the Federation , Babachir Lawal , has said no one in the All Progressives Congress has the right to prevent the party’ s national chief , Asiwaju Bola Tinubu , from contesting the 2023 Presidency . Lawal , in an interview also canvassed electricity shift to the South , specifically the South -West . He expressed dismay at some terrific northerners desiring Presidency to be retained of their location. He accused a few APC governors of fuelling the crisis within the celebration

  1 year ago ago
2023: No APC member has right to oppose Tinubu, says ex-SGF.

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Nigerian Newspapers: Top Breaking News In Nigeria This Morning, August 2nd, 2020

Here are the top breaking news in Nigeria this morning from top Nigerian Newspapers. 2023: No APC member has right to oppose Tinubu, says ex-SGF. A former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir Lawal, has said nobody in the All Progressives Congress has the right to prevent the party’s national leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, from contesting the 2023 Presidency. Lawal, in an interview with Sunday PUNCH, also canvassed power shift to the South, particularly the South-West. He expressed dismay

  1 year ago ago
Nigerian Newspapers: Top Breaking News In Nigeria This Morning, August 2nd, 2020

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(Opinion): What To Expect As EFCC Re-arraign Babachir Lawal Today On Grass-cutting Fraud Allegations

(Opinion): What To Expect As EFCC Re-arraign Babachir Lawal Today On Grass-cutting Fraud Allegations The level of corruption in this country is too much and most accused people usually go scot-free. Today (Monday) the ex-SGF Babachir Lawal To Be Re-arraigns by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission for an alleged fraudulent N544m grass-cutting contract. Babachir Lawal had early being arraigned on February 13, 2019, before the late Justice Jude Okeke of the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory,

  1 year ago ago
(Opinion): What To Expect As EFCC Re-arraign Babachir Lawal Today On Grass-cutting Fraud Allegations

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Babachir Lawal Pleads Not Guilty As EFCC Re-arraigned Him For N544m Grass-cutting Fraud

According to a report by Punch Newspaper, EFCC has re-arraigned ex-SGF, Lawal for N544m grass-cutting fraud. The defendants, again pleaded not guilty when the amended 10 counts of fraud were read to them before Justice Charles Agbaza of the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory, Jabi, Abuja. This is a great move by the EFCC and we hope they will pursue this case to the very end. This country must be sieved of the corrupt elements masquerading in a tinted vehicle and using proceeds from looted public funds.

  1 year ago ago
Babachir Lawal Pleads Not Guilty As EFCC Re-arraigned Him For N544m Grass-cutting Fraud

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News In Nigeria, Tuesday, December 1st, 2020

N554m grass-cutting scandal: EFCC re-arraigns ex-SGF, Babachir Lawal. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, yesterday re-arraigned former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir Lawal, before an Abuja High Court at Maitama, over alleged complicity in grass cutting contract fraud to the tune of about N554 million. Lawal, who served as SGF under President Muhammadu Buhari between August 27, 2015, and October 30, 2017, entered fresh plea of not guilty to an amended 10-count charge

  1 year ago ago
News In Nigeria, Tuesday, December 1st, 2020

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2023: No APC Member Has The Right To Stop Tinubu From Contesting - Babachir

A former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir Lawal, has said nobody in the All Progressives Congress (APC) has the right to prevent the party’s national leader, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, from contesting the 2023 Presidency. Lawal, in an interview with Sunday PUNCH, also canvassed power shift to the South, particularly the South_West. He expressed dismay at some notable northerners desiring Presidency to be retained in their region. The former SGF accused some APC governors of fuelling

  1 year ago ago
2023: No APC Member Has The Right To Stop Tinubu From Contesting - Babachir

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Just In: Nobody will deny Tinubu 2023 Presidency - Babachir Lawal, gives reasons

Babachir David Lawal was the former Secretary to the Government of the Federation. He was appointed on August 27, 2015, by President Muhammadu Buhari. Babachir David Lawal has explained that no one will deny Bola Tinubu, who is the National leader of All Progressive Congress, APC an opportunity to contest for the 2023 presidential election race. Babachir Lawal made this comment during the recent interview with a punch while speaking on Power rotation of the South in 2023 Presidential candidate in his message.

  1 year ago ago
Just In: Nobody will deny Tinubu 2023 Presidency - Babachir Lawal, gives reasons

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EFCC re-arraigns Ex-SGF Babachir Lawal

The former Secretary to the Government of the Federation Babachir Lawal and Six others have been re-arraigned by the the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission today for the alleged fraudulent of N544m grass cutting contract. The defendants pleaded not guilty when the amended 10 counts of fraudulent were read to them at the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory, jabi, Abuja before justice Charles Agbaza. Followed the demise of the former trail judge, Justice Jude Okeke the re-arraigned was the second

  1 year ago ago
EFCC re-arraigns Ex-SGF Babachir Lawal

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Ex-SGF Babachir Lawal re-arraigned by the EFCC

The former Secretary to the Government of the Federation Babachir Lawal and Six others have been re-arraigned by the the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission today for the alleged fraudulent of N544m grass cutting contract. The defendants pleaded not guilty when the amended 10 counts of fraudulent were read to them at the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory, jabi, Abuja before justice Charles Agbaza. Followed the demise of the former trail judge, Justice Jude Okeke the re-arraigned was the second

  1 year ago ago
Ex-SGF Babachir Lawal re-arraigned by the EFCC