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    Politics Buhari breaks with tradition, names southerner as hajj commission chairman- The Cable

    President Muhammadu Buhari has nominated Zikrullah Olakunle Hassan as the chairman of the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON). If confirmed by the senate as expected, Hassan, from Osun state, will be the first southerner to head the commission since it was set up 13 years ago by former...
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    Politics BREAKING: Obasanjo writes Buhari again, warns him to end violent attacks across Nigeria – Premium Times Nigeria

    Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has written yet another letter to President Muhammadu Buhari, warning that Nigeria is tipping towards a dangerous cliff and only the president could forestall such a looming disaster. The former Nigerian leader, between 1999 and 2007, said Nigeria has been...
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    Politics Obasanjo: Buhari’s govt moving Nigeria towards the path of disaster – TheCable

    Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has accused President Muhammadu Buhari’s government of moving the country towards the path of disaster. In an interview with Premium Times, the former president said the progress the country is said to be making is questionable. He lamented the present...
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    Alleged Defamation: Obasanjo sues Punch, columnist for N1 billion – Premium Times

    Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has dragged the Punch newspaper and columnist, Sonala Olumhense, before a federal high court in Abuja over a publication on January 27, 2019, he considers defamatory. The former president is demanding N1 billion as damages from the newspaper and the columnist...
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    Politics Photos Of Obasanjo and Atiku's Meeting

    This afternoon, PDP presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, had an exclusive meeting with Olusegun Obasanjo, in Abeokuta, Ogun state. See photos from the meeting below.
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    Atiku speaks on alleged plans to arrest Obasanjo – Premium Times Nigeria

    Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has expressed concerns over the alarm by former President Olusegun Obasanjo that the Federal Government plans to arrest Mr Obasanjo on trumped up charges. Mr Obasanjo raised the alarm on Friday through a statement by his spokesperson, Kehinde Akinyemi...
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    Why We’ll Accept FG’s National Honour On Our Father –Fawehinmi Family – P.M.EXPRESS

    The family of the late legal luminary and legendary human rights activist, Chief Gani Fawehinmi, said Thursday that the family is pleased and will be accepting the national honour the President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government has bestowed on their patriarch. Speaking in a telephone...
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    I was offered oil well, billions of dollars to destroy ADC - Punch Newspaper

    The National Chairman of the African Democratic Party, Chief Ralph Nwosu, on Friday said he was offered oil well and billions of dollars as baits to destroy the party, following its adoption by former President Olusegun Obasanjo’s movement, the Coalition for Nigeria Movement. He disclosed …...
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    2019 Presidency: Emirs, Obasanjo back Tanimu, Tambuwal, Kwankwaso – Naija Ng

    As plans for the 2019 general elections are underway, high-level stakeholders have moved to throw their weights behind three aspirants from the northwest to vie for presidency. The top politicians gathering the support of these northern elders and leaders include the governor of Sokoto state...
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    Politics How Obasanjo’s Govt Used Police And DSS To Topple Governors – FG – INFORMATION NIGERIA

    According to a report by Punch Metro, the Presidency has again taken on the opposition Peoples Democratic Party on Sunday and accused one of its former Presidents of illegal removal of state governors. Though former President Olusegun Obasanjo was not mentioned, all the facts pointed to events...
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    Why you shouldn’t vote Buhari in 2019 – Obasanjo – INFORMATION NIGERIA

    Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has again revealed why President Muhammadu Buhari should not be allowed to win in 2019 presidential elections. According to the former president, one reason why Buhari must be stopped in the coming election is because Buhari was double-mouthed especially as...
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    $16bn Power Projects: EFCC begins Probe of Suspects – Olisa.tv

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has begun preliminary moves to launch a probe into the controversy surrounding the $16 billion allegedly spent on power projects during the administration of former President Olusegun Obasanjo. Sources close to the probe say the anti-graft...
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    Fayose mocks Buhari, Obasanjo over $16 billion power project – The Guardian Nigeria...

    Ekiti State Governor Ayodele Fayose yesterday mocked President Muhammadu Buhari and former President Olusegun Obasanjo over their latest verbal exchanges over the $16 billion allegedly spent on power during the tenure of the former president. Fayose, who took to his Twitter handle to mock the...
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    $16b Power Project: I’m Ready For Probe, Obasanjo Dares Buhari – Naijaloaded | Nigeria’s...

    Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has said that he is ready for probe over the $16b Power Project. He made this known in a statement by his media aide, Kehinde Akinyemi. The statement reads, ‘It has come to the attention of Chief … Read more via Naijaloaded | Nigeria’s Most Visited Music...
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    Buhari Talks Tough; Attacks Obasanjo, Yar’adua, Jonathan, National Assembly – Naijaloaded |...

    President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday criticised previous Nigerian administrations for “lack of imagination. ” He said they failed to provide needed infrastructure despite huge revenues, even as he singled out Olusegun Obasanjo, who was president from 1999 to 2007, for spending over … Read...
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    Buhari praises Abacha: ‘No matter what you think about him, he built roads, hospitals – Lailas News

    In a comment that appeared directed at former president Obasanjo, President Buhari who spoke in the villa on Tuesday said. Buhari praises … Read more via Nigeria News | Laila’s Blog – https://ift.tt/2GEyvoV Get More Nigeria Political News
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    My imprisonment was a blessing, says Obasanjo – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper – Nigeria...

    Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has said that his imprisonment by late maximum ruler, Gen. Sani Abacha over fathom coup charge turned out to be a great blessing to him. Obasanjo who spoke in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital at … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper – Nigeria and...
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    Makarfi: Ex PDP chairman asks Obasanjo to support coalition against Buhari – pulse.ng –...

    The former chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Ahmed Makarfi has called on ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo to support the opposition coalition against President Buhari. Makarfi also urged Obasanjo not to hinder the plan to assemble a coalition of opposition parties to defeat Buhari...
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    2019: Obasanjo deceiving Nigerians again — Yoruba Ronu – Vanguard News – Vanguard News

    Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has come under attack from the Yoruba Ronu Leadership Forum over his campaign against President Muhammadu Buhari ahead of the 2019 general eections. Olusegun Obasanjo In a strongly worded statement signed by … Read more via Vanguard News –...
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    ANALYSIS: What we know about Obasanjo’s new political party, ADC – Premium Times Newspaper

    As Nigerians were wrapping up their activities for the day, a sudden development broke on the political front that could fundamentally reshape the electoral map in 2019: former President Olusegun Obasanjo, leader of the Coalition for Nigeria Movement (CNM), announced his group’s decision to...
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