21.9 C
Abuja

Ibrahim Babangida

2023: Jonathan calls for issue-based campaigns, warns against hate speech

FORMER President Goodluck Jonathan has called for issue-based campaigns ahead of the 2023 general elections. Speaking at the annual Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida (IBB) Legacy Dialogue...

Buhari more popular than Awolowo, Azikiwe, Aminu Kano, others – Adesina

THE Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity Femi Adesina has said that the president is the most popular leader in...

Atiku disagrees with Jonathan, Buhari, Babangida; says Nigeria’s unity is negotiable

UNLIKE statements by both former and present serving Nigerian heads of state, Atiku Abubakar said Nigeria's unity could be renegotiated. The former Nigerian vice-president stated...
- Advertisement -

IBB, The General who lost his last battle

By Ayodele AKINKUOTU  ON August 17, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida, IBB, will join the ranks of the Octogenarians. And even among that lucky species in...

Nigeria’s current politicians are not nation-builders -Babangida

FORMER Nigerian Military President Ibrahim Babangida says the present crop of frontline politicians are not committed to nation-building. Babangida said this on Friday during an...

Revisiting a national political debate

Edwin MADUNAGU  ONE of the first definitive steps taken by General Ibrahim Babangida on displacing General Muhammadu Buhari in a “palace coup” and coming to...
- Advertisement -

Banditry in Nigeria – A Brief History of a Long War

By Chidi Anselm Odinkalu “BANDITS” have emerged as the new bogeyman for insecurity in Nigeria, joining a long (and still growing list) that includes Boko...

1966 Revenge Coup: I don’t regret taking part in it, says Babangida

FORMER Military Head of State, Ibrahim Babangida, says he did not regret taking part in the July 1966 coup d'etat, which was in revenge...

Recent

Twitter to launch verification update December 2

ELON Musk has revealed that Twitter will roll out new updates for its verification system on Friday, December 2. In...

Gender-Based Violence: NGO sensitises IDPs in Wassa Camp

A NON-GOVERNMENTAL Organisation, Stand With A Girl (SWAG) Initiative has sensitised Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) at Wassa Camp in...

Pulitzer Center calls for reporting fellowship proposals

THE Pulitzer Center is accepting applications for the Global Health Inequities Fellowship and the Climate Science Fellowship. The Pulitzer Center raises...

Ripples Centre offers Data Journalism Masterclass

THE Ripples Centre for Data and Investigative Journalism (RCDIJ) is offering its Data Journalism Masterclass 2022, featuring climate/environment-focused solutions journalism. Journalists...

Veteran gospel musician Sammie Okposo is dead

VETERAN Nigerian gospel singer Sammie Okposo is dead. The Niger Delta-born music star reportedly died in the early hours...
- Advertisement -

Most Read

Nigerian fintech companies shame, threaten customers for late payment of loans

Edited by Ajibola AMZAT YETUNDE Adewole lost her phone in...

Illegal loan apps ignore Nigeria’s cyber laws, continue to shame customers

RAUFU Kareem took a loan from AddMoney, an app...

Russia’s ‘Satan 2’ nuclear missile NOT capable of destroying the whole world

AMID the ongoing Russia – Ukraine crisis, a viral post...

Behold candidates for the 2023 presidential election (LIST)

June 9 marks the end of the deadline given...

Why UAE refuses work permit applications from Nigerians

  THE on-going rift between the governments of Nigeria and...
- Advertisement -

Most Popular
Recommended to you