Atiku is two times better than Buhari – Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo says President Muhammadu Buhari has shown “utter incompetence, condones evil and corruption”. The elder statesman issued the fresh criticism of the president in an interview with BBC Pidgin. Obasanjo said he believes that Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), will perform “two times better” than Buhari. He…

NAF Redeploys 72 Top Air Force Officers

Following the recent promotion of senior officers of the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) to the next higher ranks as well as the retirement of some senior officers of air rank, it has become necessary to reorganize and ensure senior officers hold appropriate appointments for operational efficiency and effectiveness. Accordingly, the Chief of the Air Staff,…

INEC to political actors: we’ll not be dragged into meaningless debate

INDEPENDENT National Electoral Commission (INEC) Chairman Prof. Mahmood Yakubu said yesterday told political actors that the commission will not allow itself to be dragged into fatuous debate, as it is presently focused on forthcoming general elections. Yakubu spoke yesterday during an audience with the European Union Observer Mission delegation led by its Chief of Mission,…

Tinubu, Oshiomhole, Amaechi hit Obasanjo for attacking Buhari

The All Progressives Congress leaders, including a former governor of Lagos State, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, on Monday at the presidential rally of the party in Maiduguri, took turns to berate former President Olusegun Obasanjo over his latest attack on President Muhammadu Buhari. Obasanjo, had in a 16-page statement on Sunday, likened Buhari to the late…

IS BINDOWO A BIGOT?

By Babayola Toungo Sometimes in 2016, the Secretary to the Adamawa State Government, Umar Buba Bindir, in a radio programme blamed the Fulbe for all the ills bedeviling the state. Those who had the time and the inclination howled and ranted to hearts’ desires. Neither the SSG nor his principal recanted or denied ever saying…

Even If Association Of Angry Old Men Refuses To Vote Buhari, He’ll Get 95% Of Votes, Tinubu Tells Obasanjo

The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu, has described ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo as one of the “expired leaders” that should have retired to his Ota Farm and remain quiet. He boasted that if the association of persons he described as “angry old men” refuses to vote Buhari, he’ll still get 95% of…