Obasanjo, Jonathan, Sambo, others, grace Atiku’s turbaning (Vanguard)

Former Presidents of Nigeria, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo and Dr. Goodluck Jonathan as well as erstwhile former Vice President, Namadi Sambo, are some of the eminent dignitaries gathered at the Lamido Fombina Palace, Yola, venue of the Turbaning ceremony of Alhaji…

How we caged Obasanjo as President – Segun Osoba (Punch)

A former Governor of Ogun State, Chief Olusegun Osoba in Abuja on Tuesday gave a vivid account of how he and his former colleagues put aside their party differences and caged ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo while in office. According to him,…

Why I forgave, endorsed Atiku for president – Obasanjo (Guardian) * Joke with Nigeria’s unity, have problem with me –Buhari (Punch)

Why I forgave, endorsed Atiku for president – Obasanjo (Guardian) Former Nigerian president Olusegun Obasanjo said his faith as a Christian does not allow him to keep grudges against Atiku Abubakar, especially when he himself asks God for forgiveness daily.…

Osinbajo tasks editors on values, ethics of journalism profession (Nation) * Our fears for 2019 general election, by INEC (Sun)

Osinbajo tasks editors on values, ethics of journalism profession (Nation) The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo on Thursday, tasked the Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE) to save the journalism from total collapse by enforcing the rules and values of the…

Ambode not embattled, says Oshiomhole as APC govs rally in support (Vanguard) * APC does not trust defectors from PDP, says Dogara (Punch)

Ambode not embattled, says Oshiomhole as APC govs rally in support (Vanguard) The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole has said that Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State was not in any way embattled over…

Lagos APC elders give Ambode cold shoulder (Vanguard) * Police intercept suspected cultists, kill one in Lagos (Punch)

Lagos APC elders give Ambode cold shoulder (Vanguard) Hope of a  second term for the politically embattled governor of Lagos State, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, remained far-fetched yesterday, after elders of the state under the aegis of the Governors Advisory Council,…

Kofi Annan dedicated life to global peace, others – Obasanjo (Punch)

A former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has described the late former United Nations Secretary-General, Kofi Annan as an African and global statesman, who dedicated his life to democracy, stability, security, equity, and world peace. In his condolence message on Saturday,…

Leave Obasanjo alone, Yoruba group tells Soyinka (Nation)

The Yoruba Consultative Forum (YCF) has condemned what it called campaign of undisguised calumny by the Nobel Laurette, Professor Wole Soyinka against former Nigerian President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo. In a release issued in Lagos Tuesday and signed by its President,…

Obasanjo: Women’s roles beyond ‘Other Room’ (ThisDay)

Former Nigerian President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, has said rather than limit women to the ‘other room,’ there should be a deliberate effort to maximise their potential to make meaningful progress in African counties. Obasanjo, who made the call Thursday during…

Obasanjo makes surprise appearance at PDP rally (Punch)

In a dramatic manner, a former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, on Monday, stormed the rally of one of the governorship aspirants on the platform of the People’s Democratic Party in Ogun State, Oladipupo Adebutu. Adebutu, who is currently representing Remo…

thisislagos.ng is the number one site on all things Lagos. It will curate and aggregate news about Lagos - the city and the state as well as the people of the city. It will become the pre-eminent news site covering Lagos and its people, businesses and personalities, events and celebrations, celebrities and criminals. thisislagos.ng will be the beating heart of Lagos when it comes to news. If it’s not here, it’s not Lagos. thisislagos.ng covers Lagos like no other site. We are democratic, non-partisan, all Lagos! Itesiwaju eko!!!
Categories