JUST IN: Ex-IGP, Tafa Balogun, Dies 20 Days To 75th Birthday

TAFA AND HIS BATTLE: How, through a resignation letter he didn’t author, the Police ex-Chief was forced out of the force by the Obasanjo-DSS–Ribadu triangle + what large-scale corruption allegation got to do with it   A former Inspector General of Police, Mustafa Adebayo Balogun, also known as Tafa Balogun, is dead. Platforms Africa reports that the former Police boss reportedly died at Reddington Hospital in Lagos 20 days to his 75th birthday. READ ALSO: Disconnecting Electricity Consumer Without 10 Working Days’ Notice Illegal —FCCPC Kano Girl-Hawker In Viral Maths…

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Nigeria’s Top Petroleum Engr., Dr. Saka Matemilola, Is New Olowu of Owu

Meet former chairman, Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) and associate Professor at African University of science and technology newly announced as the 14th monarch for ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo, ex-Judge of the World Court, Bola Ajibola, and former governor Ibikunle Amosun’s ancestral home   The Ogun State Government has announced a top petroleum engineer and an associate Professor at African University of Science and Technology, Dr. Saka Matemilola, as the new Olowu of Owu in Abeokuta North Local Government Area of the state. Platforms Africa reports that Dr. Metemilola, a former…

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Ask Your Cousin, Obasanjo, for Ige Murder, Omisore Tells Wole Soyinka

All Progressives Congress (APC) National Secretary Senator Iyiola Omisore has accused people he described as “drowning politicians” of spreading propaganda against him. He lamented that a decade after the Bola Ige murder case, Nobel Laureate Prof. Wole Soyinka still referred to him as a prime suspect, despite being cleared by the court. Omisore,  a former deputy governor of Osun State, said it was curious that Soyinka, who accused the Obasanjo government of complicity in Ige’s death when he described the government “as a nest of killers”, could now describe him…

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How Explosion Rocked Obasanjo’s Multi-million Dollars Library, Killed 2

  “Trust Africans, some locals are already erroneously suspecting that the explosion at Obasanjo library and Daniel’s hotel that killed 2 each within same area barely 24 hours to each other may be for rituals. But, surely, there are technical questions to be answered from these two incidents.”   More details have emerged on the gas explosion that rocked and killed two persons at the multi-million dollars Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library (OOPL), Abeokuta, Southwest Nigeria. The explosion occurred barely 24 hours after 2 people were also killed in a similar…

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2023 Presidency: Obasanjo backs AfDB Akinwunmi Adesina over Tinubu – Report

  Nigeria’s Former President Olusegun Obasanjo is in support of a move to draft the current President of the African Development Bank, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, into the 2023 presidential race, a report by Vanguard showed on Sunday, quoting competent source close to the former President to have confirmed the news last night. The move comes as the former Head of State reportedly failed to convince Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State and former Rabiu Kwankwanso of Kano State to work together in order to advance political interest of the Peoples…

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I am not ready to die yet, 84 year-old Obasanjo declares

“Although I am old, I am not ready for departure. They have bought me my ticket but I haven’t taken my boarding pass yet,” Obasanjo    Nigeria’s former President Olusegun Obasanjo has said that he was not ready to die yet. Using his words, Obasanjo who recently celebrated 84th birthday (born on March 5, 1937) said “though his ticket to return to his Maker has been bought,” he was “not set to board the aircraft yet.” He said this during an interview with an “International Institute” as revealed by a…

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