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2023: I didn’t endorse South East for presidency

2023: I didn’t endorse South East for presidency

From Our Correspondent Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has denied throwning his weight behind the south east in the 2023 presidential poll.  Obasanjo claimed that words were put in his mouth.  An online report had emerged claiming that the former president backed the region to produce the next president of the ...

I’ve not endorsed any aspirant, Obasanjo clears air

I’ve not endorsed any aspirant, Obasanjo clears air

From Elohor Igbru, Abuja Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Saturday declared that he had not endorsed any of the aspirants jostling to succeed President Muhammadu Buhari. Obasanjo stated this against the backdrop of consultations by politicians aspiring to succeed President Muhammadu Buhari at an international symposium organised to mark his ...

PDP will never have me back, says Obasanjo

PDP will never have me back, says Obasanjo

By Infactng  Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Saturday said that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP will never have him back on their platform. Obasanjo, 84, made this known when a PDP delegation led by the National Chairman of the party, Iyorchia Ayu, four former governors, and members of the party’s ...

Obasanjo workers regain freedom from kidnappers in Ogun

Obasanjo workers regain freedom from kidnappers in Ogun

From 'Yanju UwalaThree kidnapped workers of former President Olusegun Obasanjo have been released. Recall that the victims were abducted by gunmen on Wednesday on Kobape road in Obafemi-Owode local government area in Ogun state, were now released by their abductors on Friday evening.A source also disclosed that the victims were released ...

Gunmen kidnap Obasanjo staff in Ogun

Gunmen kidnap Obasanjo staff in Ogun

From 'Yanju UwalaThree workers of former President Olusegun Obasanjo were on Wednesday (yesterday) abducted by gunmen. The gunmen abducted the three workers at the Obasanjo Holdings in Kobape in the Obafemi-Owode Local Government Area. Among those abducted includes: the financial controller, group auditor and group store manager of the firm. ...