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Tinubu bags African democracy award

The National Stalwart of Nigeria’s ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has won African Democracy Award for his efforts to grow democracy and good governance on the continent. National Leader, All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu An Ethiopian Prime Minister,  Abiy Ahmed was also awarded. The award was conferred on them at […]

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We will win Kogi, Bayelsa polls Tinubu boasts at Edebiri’s 90th birthday

By Alemma-Ozioruva Aliu IT was a gathering of who is who in Edo State yesterday at the 90th birthday celebration of the Esogban of Benin, Chief David Edebiri where national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and former governor of Lagos State, Asiwaju Ahmed Tinubu said the APC would win the coming governorship elections […]

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STATE OF THE NATION: Let’s work for growth, not separation — Tinubu

By Monsuru Olowoopejo LAGOS—NATIONAL Leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, yesterday, stressed that Nigerians must at this time unite and work harder for the country’s growth and development. Tinubu Tinubu, who spoke with newsmen in Obalende, urged Nigerians not to embark on activities that could disintegrate the country but rather engage […]

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Sen. Tinubu to Fashola: You didn’t give me employment slots for my constituency

Senator representing Lagos central, Remi Tinubu has, during the screening of ministerial nominees on Monday, told Babatunde Fashola, a ministerial nominee, that she did not get any employment slot from him during his tenure as Minister of Power, Works and Housing. Oluremi Tinubu Duru assures Deltans that Okowa’ll fulfill campaign promises(Opens in a new browser tab) Sen. […]

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Photos: Osinbjao, Tinubu, Sanwo-Olu, others celebrate Lateef Jakande at 90

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday described the first Civilian Governor of Lagos State, Alhaji Lateef Jakande, as a man whose legacies could never be forgotten. L-R: Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu (middle); his wife, Dr. (Mrs) Ibijoke (right), with the celebrant, Alhaji Lateef Jakande during the 90th birthday of Alhaji Jakande at the […]

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There was a country and it still belongs to Lord Lugard

FIFTY NINE years after Independence, majority of Nigerians still express themselves using the language of colonial rule. To be clear, I am not referring to the English language but to the many phrases with which Nigerians describe one another. Late Funke Olakunri In the course of my research on the origins of ethnic profiling, I […]

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2020/2023: Tinubu, Akeredolu in marriage of convenience

By Dayo Johnson POLITICS of 2020 and 2023 played out, last week, in Akure, the Ondo State capital between two gladiators of the All Progressive Congress, APC. Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, Chief Segun Osoba, Chief Bisi Akande, Chief Pius Akinyelure, Gov Rotimi Akeredolu after the reconciliation meeting in Akure. Group flays Fifth Columnists in Delta APC(Opens […]

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Sex toy shop assault: Senators Oluremi Tinubu, Abbo in heated argument

At the Senate hearing of Senator Elisha Abbo over his sex toy shop assault of a lady, there was a heated argument between Senator Oluremi Tinubu and the Adamawa Senator. Senators Oluremi Tinubu, Elisha Abbo among others during the House hearing. PHOTO: Channels While trying to emphasise on the extent of the damage on the […]

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Tinubu urges FG to deregulate oil sector, discontinue subsidy

Says Nigeria spent $5bn on subsidy in 2008 By Dave Oso The calls for the Federal Government to take concrete steps towards deregulating the oil and gas industry, as well as ending the controversial fuel subsidy resonated yesterday at the oil and gas conference and exhibition in Abuja. Wale Jubril Tinubu Speaking at the conference, […]

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2023: Why Christians, Tinubu will never be Nigeria’s President again – Abdulrahman

Former Secretary of the Political Committee of the Arewa Consultative Forum, ACF, Alhaji Mohammed Abdulrahman, has said that it would be difficult for a Southern Christian to become President of Nigeria again. He claimed that only a real Southwest Muslim that can win election and become president of Nigeria Abdulrahman, who is one of the […]

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Tinubu, Yoruba leaders meet Buhari in Aso Rock over killings in South West

…demand true federalism…as Buhari explains why he dealt with Ex-CJN Onnoghen By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – NATIONAL leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu and some leaders of the Yoruba socio-cultural group, Afenifere yesterday met with President Muhammadu Buhari on the rising rate of insecurity in the South West. The group also […]

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2023: Why Tinubu’s billions can’t help him to be president – Prof Awuzie

Former National President of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) and erstwhile Vice-Chancellor of the Imo State University (IMSU), Prof Ukachukwu Awuzie, has said that it would be difficult for power to return to the Southwest in 2023 going by power equation in the country. According to him, even if the national leader of […]

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2023 presidency : Is Tinubu not qualified to contest? – Ogunlewe

A former Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP), big wig and former Minister of Works, Senator Adeseye Ogunlewe has said that if the All Progressives Congress, (APC) National Leader, Senator Bola Tinubu wants to contest for the presidency in 2023 he should this come as he asked ‘Is Tinubu not qualified to contest?’ Senator Ogunlewe Ogunlewe speaking […]

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2023 presidency: Tinubu gets major backing to succeed Buhari

Former Minister of Works, Senator Adeseye Ogunlewe has declared that a national leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Bola Tinubu was the best person to succeed President Muhammadu Buhari in 2023. The former Minister, who recently dumped the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, said he was going to support the former Lagos Governor to emerge […]

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Abacha: Ex-NLC leader makes revelations on Tinubu’s ‘betrayal’ of MKO Abiola

Hon. Joseph Akinlaja, former Deputy President, Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has reacted to the allegations against the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, by MKO Abiola’s son, Kola. Kola had alleged that the former governor of Lagos begged the late Gen. Sani Abacha for the post of a commissioner in the […]

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Tinubu is greater than you, your predecessors – Sacked Ondo Commissioner, Amodeni hits Akeredolu

The ousted Commissioner for Physical Planning and Urban Development in Ondo State, Mr Solagbade Amodeni, has rated the national leader of the All Progressive Congress (APC) and former Governor of Lagos State, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu above Governor Rotimi Akeredolu in the politics of the state. Amodeni was sacked on Monday by Governor Akeredolu for […]

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Ministerial appointment: Tinubu under attack for allegedly standing against Buhari’s nomination of Ambode

The Save Lagos Group (SLG) has called on the National Leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu to stop playing God over rumoured plan to appoint the immediate past Governor of the State, Akinwunmi Ambode into the yet-to-be-constituted cabinet of President Muhammadu Buhari. The group said it was reacting to a […]

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2023: I joined APC to make Tinubu President – Ex-PDP Scribe

Former Organizing Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos, Hon. Mutiu Kunle Okunola, has said he dumped the PDP for the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to support the National Leader of the party, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu if he decides to run for 2023 presidency. He also said his defection had finally nailed […]

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Ministerial appointment: Tinubu makes demand from Buhari

The lawmaker representing Lagos Central senatorial district at the National Assembly, Senator Oluremi Tinubu, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to show magnanimity by appointing many women into his new cabinet. She lamented that the National Assembly was gradually turning into an “exclusive gentlemen’s club”. Tinubu linked the apathy amongst women in running for elective political […]

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Abacha: APC explodes over Bode George, Kola Abiola’s claims against Tinubu

The All Progressives Congress (APC) on Sunday reacted angrily to recent comments by MKO Abiola’s son, Kola, and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chieftain, Bode George, that ex-governor Bola Tinubu begged the late Gen. Sani Abacha for the post of a commissioner in Lagos State. Joe Igbokwe, APC Publicity Secretary in Lagos, in a statement quoted […]

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June 12: How Tinubu, Yoruba leaders worked against MKO Abiola in 1993 – Sule Lamido

The former Governor of Jigawa State, Alhaji Sule Lamido, said no single Yoruba leader worked for the victory of Mashood Abiola in the annulled June 12, 1993 presidential election. Lamido said this while reacting over the recognition of June 12 by president Muhammad Buhari as the democracy day in the country. He said on June […]

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Buhari, Tinubu, Oshiomhole will soon taste El-rufai’s venom – Shehu Sani

Shehu Sani, a former Senator representing Kaduna Central in the National Assembly, has warned President Muhammadu Buhari to be wary of his state governor, Nasir El-Rufai. Sani warned that Buhari would soon taste the venom of El-Rufai’s treachery. In a post on his Facebook page, the former lawmaker stressed that the governor was known for […]

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See your office as sacred, Tinubu tasks Lawan, Gbajabiamila

By Dapo Akinrefon LAGOS—A National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, yesterday, urged the Senate President, Ahmed Lawan and Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr.  Femi Gbajabiamila and their deputies to see the offices entrusted in them as sacred. National Leader, All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu IGP in […]

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June 12: MKO Abiola’s son reveals roles Tinubu, Nzeribe,, Diya, Saraki played in Abacha’s regime

Chief Moshood Kashimawo Olawale (MKO) Abiola, first son and present head of the extended Abiola family, Kola Abiola, has said his father was a victim of complex conspiracy in his struggle to win the June 12, 1993, presidential election and reclaim his mandate after the results were cancelled. Abiola in an interview with The Sun […]

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9th Assembly: Tinubu sends powerful message to Lawan, Gbajabiamila, others

A national leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has congratulated President of the Senate, Ahmed Lawan and House of Representatives Speaker, Femi Gbajabiamila, and their deputies on their election, urging them to see the offices entrusted in them as sacred. Tinubu’s message was contained in a statement forwarded to DAILY POST on […]