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Ajunwa gets Obasanjo’s nod for her Foundation

Nigerian gold medalist at the 1996 Olympics Games at the Atlanta, US, Chioma Ajunwa has gotten the blessing of former President Olusegun Obasanjo in her quest to float a sporting Foundation.

Nigeria’ll slide into dissolution if we don’t get it right 2023 – Obasanjo

Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo on Wednesday warned that Nigeria will slide back into ground dissolution if the country did not get it right in 2023.

Flashback: How Obasanjo, Eedris fought over ‘Nigeria jaga jaga’ song

Hip-hop music star, Eedris Abdulkareem is not new in the game of controversy. His ‘jaga jaga’ songs have always landed him in trouble.

Obasanjo praises Abiodun over OGWAMA

Former President of Nigeria, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has lauded Ogun State Governor, Dapo Abiodun for establishing the State Waste Management Authority OGWAMA

Photo of the day: Obasanjo exchanges elbow greeting with masquerade

Nigeria's former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo on Tuesday exchanged elbow greeting with a masquerade.

Obasanjo: How IBB’s ‘bad belle’ stopped Abiola from becoming president

Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, Nigeria's former President, on Sunday said 'bad belle' prevented late Moshood Abiola from becoming the third president to have come from Ogun State.

How Obasanjo sent Bode George to prison – Fayose

Former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose has said Bode George's journey to jail was planned by former President, Olusegun Obasanjo in his Ota farm.

Obasanjo, Gumi meet in Abeokuta, demand special courts for bandits, others

Islamic scholar, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi on Sunday visited former President Olusegun Obasanjo in Abeokuta where the due deliberated on how to tackle rising insecurity in the country.

At 84, Obasanjo is a sincere patriot – Jonathan 

Former President Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has felicitated with ex-President Chief Olusegun Obasanjo on the occasion of his 84th birthday.

How I tested positive for Coronavirus – Obasanjo

Nigeria's former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has narrated how he once tested positive for deadly Coronavirus.

Photos: Obasanjo celebrates 84th birthday

Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo celebrated his 84th birthday on Friday at the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library (OOPL), Abeokuta, Ogun State.

Jonathan, Obasanjo, Sirleaf, five other ex-Presidents execute critical assignment

Former Presidents Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo and six other former West African leaders on Thursday joined forces to establish a mechanism targeted at preventing and resolving election related conflicts and maintaining stability in the sub-region.

(Breaking) 2023: Saraki, Obasanjo in ‘closed door’ meeting in Abeokuta

Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo held a 'closed door' meeting with former Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki on Tuesday ahead the 2023 presidency.

Fani-Kayode to Buhari: Emulate Obasanjo, order shoot on sight killer-Fulani herdsmen

Critic, Femi Fani-Kayode has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to emulate former President Olusegun Obasanjo by ordering shoot on sight killer-Fulani herdsmen.

Obasanjo’s former aide, Simeon Eze joins APC

Mr Simeon Eze, Ex-Personal Assistant to former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Security and Protocols, has joined the All Progressives Congress (APC).

Obasanjo drops crucial COVID-19 message for African countries

Former Nigerian President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has dropped crucial COVID-19 message for African countries.

The Jakande I knew: Obasanjo fires letter to deceased’s wife 

Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has explained what he knew about late first civilian governor of Lagos, Alhaji Lateef Jakande in a letter to the deceased's wife.

How corruption charges stopped Odili from being Yar’Adua’s VP – Obasanjo

Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has revealed how corruption charges stopped former Governor of Rivers State, Peter Odili from being running mate to late former President, Umaru Yar'Adua.

I spoke against Buhari-Tinubu’s ticket in 2015 before Obasanjo – Fani-Kayode

Critic, Femi Fani-Kayode on Saturday said he spoke against President Muhammadu Buhari and Asiwaju Bola Tinubu's proposed Muslim-Muslim ticket in 2015 before former President Olusegun Obasanjo.

Oyinlola: How Obasanjo stopped Tinubu from becoming Buhari’s VP

Former Governor of Osun State, Olagunsoye Oyinlola has revealed how former President, Olusegun Obasanjo stopped the National leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu from becoming President Muhammadu Buhari's running mate in 2015.

Obasanjo almost put an end to my military career 21 years ago – Buratai

Former Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai says former Military Head of State, Olusegun Obasanjo almost put an end to his military career 21 years ago.

Martins-Kuye: Our stint together, his shocking death – Obasanjo

Former Nigerian President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has described as shocking the death of Senator Jubril Martins-Kuye, just as he recounted the time they worked together.

Untold story between Obasanjo and late billionaire Akin-Olugbade

Nigeria's former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has revealed a deep story never told by anyone about him and late Nigerian billionaire, Dr. Bolu Akin-Olugbade.

My imprisonment by Abacha and the Ndubuisi Kanu I knew – Obasanjo

Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has described Rear Admiral Ndubuisi Kanu (rtd) as a real patriot who remained focus in fighting for enthronement of democracy even when the late despotic leader, Gen. Sani Abacha jailed him and others in 1995.

Why I am alive despite COVID-19 – Obasanjo

Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo says he is still alive to witness 2021 despite COVID-19 because of the grace of God.

Nigeria still below FAO standard on fish consumption – Obasanjo

Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has disclosed that Nigeria was still far behind in meeting the set standards of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) in fish consumption. 

New Year: How Nigeria can overcome her woes – Obasanjo

Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has said Nigeria can only overcome her woes in 2021 if the leaders insist that the narrative must change.

God should not be blamed for Nigeria’s situation

Former President Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has said Nigerian leaders, not God, should be blamed for the situation of things in the country.

Bajowa saved me from being assassinated by Dimka – Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo narrates how General Olu Bajowa, on 13 February 1976 coup day, saved him from the bullets of Lieutenant Colonel Buka Dimka

Gani Adams: How my 14-month detainment by Obasanjo affected my livelihood

The Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland, Chief Gani Adams has revealed how his 14 months detainment by former President Olusegun Obasanjo affected his livelihood.

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