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New Year: Jonathan hopes for better Nigeria in 2019

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has urged Nigerians to be confident and steadfast in the hope for a better future for Nigeria. He said this in his New Year message to Nigerians, stressing that 2019 offers the citizens a new opportunity to aspire for a prosperous nation. Shagari: Buhari, Jonathan, Obi visit family In the full […]
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Shagari: Buhari, Jonathan, Obi visit family

Shagari: Buhari, Jonathan, Obi visit family

The eldest son of the deceased thanked Buhari for the visit. A special prayer was offered for the late president by Professor Shehu Galadanci. Tunde Omolehin, Sokoto President Muhammadu Buhari has visited the family of former President Shehu Aliyu Shagari; who died last Friday, December 28. Buhari was received at the airport by Governor Aminu […]
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Shehu Shagari was a man of honour, an achiever – Obasanjo

Shehu Shagari was a man of honour, an achiever – Obasanjo

“President Shehu Shagari was a man of honour and an achiever. In all his national assignments, he was forthright, dedicated and showed great commitment…” Laide Raheem (Abeokuta), Bamigbola Gbolagunte, (Akure), Noah Ebije (Kaduna) Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has described former President Shehu Shagari as a man of honour and an achiever and eulogized him for […]
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Shagari: Sokoto govt. declares Monday public holiday

Shagari: Sokoto govt. declares Monday public holiday

Tunde Omolehin, Sokoto Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto State has declared Monday, December 31st, 2018 as a Public Holiday and Special Prayer Day to honour former President Shehu Shagari, who died on Friday at the age 93. Shagari an example of moral leadership – Ekwueme’s family This was contained in statement released on Saturday […]
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Obasanjo knocks FG

Obasanjo knocks FG

Obasanjo expressed optimism that the government would sign the AfCFTA in order to help its vibrant private sector benefit from the integration programme. Amechi Ogbonna, Cairo, Egypt Former president, Olusegun Obasanjo and Chairman, Advisory Board of the First Intra-African Trade Fair holding in Cairo, Egypt, yesterday, lamented Nigeria’s failure to sign the African Continental Free […]
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Jonathan’s book ignites fire: APC, PDP fight dirty

Jonathan’s book ignites fire: APC, PDP fight dirty

“The book has been trashed by many people, including the author. Anything in that book should not be taken serious.” – Issa-Onilu Ndubuisi Orji and Romanus Ugwu, Abuja Two chieftains of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Seye Ogunlewe, a former Minister of Works, and Chief Dubem Onyia, also a former Minister of Foreign Affairs, […]
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2015: How I saved Nigeria from disintegration – Jonathan

2015: How I saved Nigeria from disintegration – Jonathan

“The disintegration of Nigeria was a possibility if I had contested the results of the election, no matter how justified.” Fred Itua, Abuja Former president, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, has offered fresh insights into why he conceded defeat to the opposition in the 2015 presidential election. According to him, the decision was taken to pull the […]
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Why I lost 2015 presidential election — Jonathan

Why I lost 2015 presidential election — Jonathan

Former president Goodluck Jonathan has revealed the sordid role played by then American president, Barack Obama, fake news peddlers and former governors of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) who defected to the then opposition All Progressive Congress (APC) that cost him his reelection bid in 2015. READ ALSO: Between performance and fake news He claimed Obama meddled in the poll […]
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Opposition used Boko Haram, Chibok girls against me – Jonathan

Opposition used Boko Haram, Chibok girls against me – Jonathan

Jonathan alleged the twin issues were used against him in the run-up to the 2015 presidential election. He disclosed this at the official unveiling of book… Juliana Taiwo-Obalonye, Abuja Former President Goodluck Jonathan, in his book, ‘My Transition Hours’, has given insights into the Boko Haram insurgency and the kidnap of over 250 Chibok school […]
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