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Why Atiku may become Nigeria's next president

picture.credit.collagen.com The issue of the South producing the next president of Nigeria is having K-leg since the turn of events in the PDP. Those who are aware of the political parties' activities and power bloc politics in Nigeria, would realize that the north plays a vital role in determining who becomes the president of Nigeria.

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Why Atiku may become Nigeria's next president

POLITICS

3 Top PDP Politicians That Olusegun Obasanjo Can Endorse As President In 2023 Polls

Photo Credit: Google Former President Olusegun Obasanjo can endorse three different politicians from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to be the flag bearer of the party in the upcoming presidential election. As a former president who has previously served in the presidential office for eight years, it will be easy for Obasanjo to know those politicians that will be capable of leading the opposition party in the year 2023 general election.

  14 days ago ago
3 Top PDP Politicians That Olusegun Obasanjo Can Endorse As President In 2023 Polls

POLITICS

How The US Gave Obasanjo $150,000 After His Release From Prison

It was in 1993 that General Sani Abacha overthrew a transitional government of Ernest Shonekan and became the Head of State of Nigeria. General Sani Abacha then issued a decree that gave him absolute authority over the Jurisdiction of Law Courts within the country. He also made a decree to imprison any subject for about three months without a trial.

  11 days ago ago
How The US Gave Obasanjo $150,000 After His Release From Prison

MILITARY

Federal Polytechnics Founded During The Military Regime Of Olusegun Obasanjo

According to the National Board for Technical Education (NABTEB), there are currently thirty seven polytechnics in Nigeria. Eight of these institutions were founded during the military regime of Olusegun Obasanjo (OBJ). Three of the polytechnics established during Obasanjo's regime are in the South leaving five in the North.

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Federal Polytechnics Founded During The Military Regime Of Olusegun Obasanjo

POLITICS

Why Buhari and Other Nigerian Soldiers Removed Shagari From Power In 1983

Shehu Shagari was the first democratically elected President of Nigeria, after the transfer of power by military head of state General Olusegun Obasanjo in 1979 giving rise to the Second Nigerian Republic. The Nigerian military coup of 1983 took place on 31 December that year. It was coordinated by key officers of the Nigerian military and led to the ousting of President Shehu Shagari and the installation of Major General Muhammadu Buhari as head of state.

  18 days ago ago
Why Buhari and Other Nigerian Soldiers Removed Shagari From Power In 1983

POLITICS

Check Top 6 Northern Politicians Supporting The Return Of Power To Southern Nigeria 2023.

To give everyone a fair go, some northern leaders are pushing for the return of Nigerian power to the south Our report cites some of the major northern politicians that support the return of power to southern. They also stated their reasons for transferring power to one of the two southern regions

  25 days ago ago
Check Top 6 Northern Politicians Supporting The Return Of Power To Southern Nigeria 2023.

POLITICS

Why The North Will Continue To Control The Government Even If An Igbo Becomes President- Soyinka

A Nigerian playwright and poet, Akinwande Babatunde, popularly known as Wole Soyinka, has revealed the reason why the North will continue to control the Government no matter who becomes the president. According to him, "Northern Nigeria will continue to control the government no matter who becomes the president.This is because they created fraudulent constitution in Nigeria, fraudulent population in the Northwest and more states in the north"

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Why The North Will Continue To Control The Government Even If An Igbo Becomes President- Soyinka

POLITICS

The Kidnapping Of Obasanjo Staffs Confirms The Dangerous Spread Of Abductions In The Country - Sani

Former Nigerian lawmaker representing Kaduna central Senatorial district at the National Assembly, senator Shehu Sani has once again broken his silence. This time around, the outspoken politician expressed his concerns over the dangerous spread of abductions all over the country, placing focus on the recent abduction of staffs working for ex-Nigerian president, Olusegun Obasanjo.

  1 month ago ago
The Kidnapping Of Obasanjo Staffs Confirms The Dangerous Spread Of Abductions In The Country - Sani

POLITICS

Two Possible Political Positions For Governor Fayemi After His Second Term as Governor of Ekiti

Photo: Dr. Kayode Fayemi, culled from the Tableshakers Dr. John Kayode Fayemi was the governorship candidate of the defunct Action Congress (AC) in the 2007 governorship election in Ekiti State. He was actually not declared the Winner, immediately, as the Executive Governor of Ekiti State.

  1 month ago ago
Two Possible Political Positions For Governor Fayemi After His Second Term as Governor of Ekiti

POLITICS

Meet The First Democratically Elected President Of Nigeria

Shehu Shagari was the first democratically elected President of Nigeria, after the transfer of power by military head of state General Olusegun Obasanjo in 1979 giving rise to the Second Nigerian Republic. After the 1966 Nigerian coup d'état, Shagari was among the government officials who handed over government to the military leadership of Aguiyi Ironsi.

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Meet The First Democratically Elected President Of Nigeria

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

"Some people will cry today" - Femi Fani-Kayode reacts as WhatsApp, facebook and Instagram go down

Despite the ban of Twitter in Nigeria, so many have taken to that same platform to share what they are currently experiencing as Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp were shut down without any notice. While reacting to this update, the former minister of aviation during Olusegun's regime, Honourable Femi Fani-Kayode, has taken to his verified twitter page to react to what is happening across some social media platform.

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EDUCATION

Specialized Institutions Established By The Military Administration Of Olusegun Obasanjo

According to the National Board for Technical Education, there are thirty six specialized institutions that have the approval to offer National Diploma (ND) programs in Nigeria. Twenty four of these schools are owned by the federal government. Eight out of the institutions were established by the military administration of Olusegun Obasanjo (OBJ) between 1976 and 1979.

  15 days ago ago
Specialized Institutions Established By The Military Administration Of Olusegun Obasanjo

POLITICS

Sani Right About Saying That The Solution Is Not Near If Cops Can't Track Obasanjo's Staff Abductors

A while ago, Senator Shehu Sani made it known in his Twitter page that if cops in Nigeria can't track those who kidnapped ex president Obasanjo's staff, the solution to insurgency is not near, but is that right? Insurgency, lack of adequate security, and threats to the tribes in Nigeria's unity, are things that are threatening to break the country apart.

  1 month ago ago
Sani Right About Saying That The Solution Is Not Near If Cops Can't Track Obasanjo's Staff Abductors

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Gunmen Kidnap Obasanjo's Workers, 18 Passengers Abducted In Ondo by Gunmen

Gunmen Kidnap Obasanjo's Workers Gunmen have kidnapped three workers of former President Olusegun Obasanjo at a village in Abeokuta, Ogun State. The gunmen waylaid the three workers at Obasanjo Holdings, owned by the former president, in Kobape in the Obafemi-Owode Local Government Area of the state, The PUNCH reports.

  1 month ago ago
Today's Headlines: Gunmen Kidnap Obasanjo's Workers, 18 Passengers Abducted In Ondo by Gunmen

POLITICS

Did Buhari Have to Welcome Femi Fani-Kayode to the APC?

Femi Fani-Kayode, until yesterday, was a member of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and a former minister under the administration of Chief Olusegun Obasanjo. It is unarguable that Femi has been a huge adversary of President Buhari and the All Progressives Congress, APC. To have him exchange the PDP for the APC further gives weight to the belief that the elites would go to any length to remain relevant.

  28 days ago ago
Did Buhari Have to Welcome Femi Fani-Kayode to the APC?

POLITICS

"Nigeria would have been better if PDP in its 16yrs had done what Buhari has achieved in 8yrs" -Joe Igbokwe

The special adviser to the lagos state government on water resources and drainage Engr. Joe Igbokwe has taken to his Facebook handle to take a swipe at the People's Democratic Party (PDP). The Anambra state-born APC chieftain alledged that Nigeria would have been far better if PDP in its 16years had done half of what President Muhammadu Buhari has done in less than 8 years in infrastructural development.

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POLITICS

Opinion: Whoever Becomes Presidential Candidate For Any Party In 2023 Should Have El-Rufai As Vice

Permutations for 2023 have begun, both APC and PDP are skimming for suitable candidates that can amass enough votes against the opposition. The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is likely to choose its Presidential candidate from the North. The APC is still in disarray about whom they will choose as their Presidential candidate, the party has not yet zone the position, but with all indications, it can be speculated that the party will likely choose its presidential candidate from the South.

  1 month ago ago
Opinion: Whoever Becomes Presidential Candidate For Any Party In 2023 Should Have El-Rufai As Vice

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Gunmen Abduct Obasanjo Three Workers, FG Makes New Approval

Gunmen have kidnapped three workers of former President Olusegun Obasanjo at a village in Abeokuta on Wednesday. Source: Punch Newspapers A source told our correspondent on Wednesday that the gunmen waylaid the three workers at the Obasanjo Holdings in Kobape in the Obafemi-Owode Local Government Area. Photo Credit: Google

  1 month ago ago
Today's Headlines: Gunmen Abduct Obasanjo Three Workers, FG Makes New Approval

POLITICS

Among Our Past & Present Presidents, Only Obasanjo & Shagari Enlisted Their Children Into The Army- Shehu Sani

Shehu Sani, who is a Nigerian senator, an author, playwright, and a human rights activist, has taken to his official Twitter handle to reveal that among our past and present Presidents in Nigeria, only Chief Olusegun Matthew Okikiola Aremu Obasanjo and Shehu Usman Shagari enlisted their children into the military, while others refused to do so.

  1 month ago ago
Among Our Past & Present Presidents, Only Obasanjo & Shagari Enlisted Their Children Into The Army- Shehu Sani

SOCIETY

Gunmen Kidnap Nigeria's Ex-President Obasanjo's Workers

Insecurity challenges have been the major concern for not only our political leaders but for Nigerians who want the best for the country. Over the past years, bandits have continued to terrorize innocent people in the country. Their actions have caused the masses to not only lose either their friends or loved ones but have forced them to live in constant fear over impromptu attacks.

  1 month ago ago
Gunmen Kidnap Nigeria's Ex-President Obasanjo's Workers