Bombshell at confab: Obasanjo didn’t win 1999 election – Sen. Femi Okurounmu

A prominent member of the National Conference,  Sen. Femi Okurounmu, yesterday  caused a stir  when he claimed former President Olusegun Obasanjo was rigged into office in 1999 by those he called “powers that be”.He alleged Obasanjo did not win the poll. Okurounmu, who is one of the delegates representing South-West  at the ongoing conference, released…

2015 Presidency: No intimidation’ll stop Jonathan —Airiavbere

FORMER governorship candidate of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the 2011 gubernatorial election in Edo State, Major General Charles Airhiavbere (rtd), has said that no amount of distraction or intimidation from the Boko Haram insurgents or any other group can stop President Goodluck Jonathan from seeking re-election in the 2015 general elections.General Airhiavbere, who is…

Obasanjo condemns abduction, says FG could have acted quickly over Chibok Girls

Former Nigeria’s President, Olusegun Obasanjo, yesterday, condemned the abduction of over 200 schoolgirls in Government Girls Secondary School, Chibok in Borno State. Obasanjo spoke in Dutse, the Jigawa State capital during the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding, MoU, with the state government on the adoption of a junior secondary school and a primary school…