A retired general, Iliyasu Ibrahim, has discredited claims that a national leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Ahmed Bola Tinubu was against the emergence of the Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo as running mate to President Muhammadu Buhari in the 2015 presidential election. Ibrahim spoke on Tuesday in reaction to a portion of the…… Continue reading Tinubu single-handedly chose Osinbajo for Buhari, was not interested in VP – General Ibrahim replies Prof. Paden
The Nigerian senate has thrown out a bid for Special grants to be allocated to Lagos state as the nation’s commercial capital. The bill which was proposed by Senator Oluremi Tinubu will entitle Lagos state to one percent of the Nation’s revenue. The bill was rejected in a rowdy session. Events that led to the…… Continue reading Tinubu’s Bill Thrown Out Of The Senate
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