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“Squeeze old people out of leadership positions” – Obasanjo tells youths

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has advised African youths to come together and use their electoral power to kick out the older generation from all leadership positions.  Speaking at an interactive session held virtually to mark this year’s International Youth Day on Wednesday, August 12, the former President said unless old people

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Insecurity now affects every part of Nigeria – Obasanjo

Former president of Nigeria, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, has lamented on the the security state of the nation, saying insecurity now affects every part of Nigeria irrespective of geographical location, tribe, language and religion. Obasanjo speaking at this year’s edition of the Sobo Sowemimo Annual Lecture organised by Abeokuta Club titled, “COVID-19

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Joseph Edgar set to disrupt theatre with ‘AREMU’

Celebrated Theatre producer and investment banker, Joseph Edgar would be disrupting the scene once again with his explosive new play titled AREMU. AREMU will depict the life and times of one of the most celebrated and influential Nigerian, Former President Chief Olusegun Obasanjo. Coming directly on the heels of his play EMOTAN which would be showing this October in

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How Obasanjo, others narrowly escaped plane crash

Former Nigerian president, Olusegun Obasanjo, and other Nigerians escaped death on Wednesday, May 29, 2019, at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that other prominent Nigerians in the Ethiopian airline passenger aircraft, Boeing 777-300, included the Director General of Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA) Ambassador

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Why Bukola Saraki should run for Presidency – #DukeOfSomolu

Let me be daring this morning as I critically look at a Bukola Saraki candidacy on the platform of the emerging third force. I want to do this simply because the momentum for a third force is gradually gaining ground and the polity is also lending it enough credence. The issue

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Why OBJ’s picture with Buhari really annoyed me – #DukeOfSomolu

            So my debut article for InsideMainland hits the web to a major controversy. Well, I have apologised and promised to yab the concerned privately so I will not go into it again abeg. Just as I was getting ready to go for a meeting, I saw the beautiful Donald Duke’s

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