In 1990, Bola Ahmed Tinubu did the unthinkable by resigning his job as a treasurer in Mobil now Exxon Mobil in his bid to join the murky waters of Nigerian politics. In an interview he granted to the News Magazine, he wanted to go beyond backing the gubernatorial ambition of Chief Dapo Sarumi to playing…… Continue reading Is it time for Tinubu to quit politics?
A group of angry APC youths on Tuesday stormed the headquarters of the All Progressives Congress to protest what they say is “Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu’s overbearing influence on party affairs.” The protesters, who came under the platform of the the All Progressives Congress Democratic Youth Frontiers, held up several banners with anti-Tinubu slogans, some…… Continue reading Don’t divide us-APC youths to Tinubu
As plans thicken to whittle down his power, influence in APC From Ndubuisi Orji, Abuja Though he died several centuries before many of Nigeria’s current political leaders were born, Italian renaissance historian, politician, diplomat, philosopher, humanist and writer Niccolò Machiavelli appears to be their mentor. No wonder, he is regarded in the country’s political circle…… Continue reading Tinubu, Buhari And The Fight For The Soul Of APC
Erstwhile adviser to former President, Shehu Shagari on National Assembly matters, Alhaji Tanko Yakassai, has alleged that there is an evil scheme in the Presidency to completely scheme out a national leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu from the hierarchy of the ruling party. Disclosing this in Kano yesterday, Nigerian Tribune…… Continue reading Buhari Trying To Kick Tinubu Out Of APC- Tanko Yakassai
I do not like to delve into matters touching and concerning the APC because I am not a member. However what is happening in the ruling party today transcends partisan politics and should be a concern to us all. At the very least, we can learn some very hard lessons from it. The truth is that…… Continue reading Bola Tinubu And Those Who Want Him Dead-Femi Fani Kayode