Monday, September 16, 2019

Tag "Bola Tinubu"

    Accolades as Tinubu rocks ‘Jagaban’ crested attire

Accolades as Tinubu rocks ‘Jagaban’ crested attire

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    Ex-CBN dep gov: Some people want to use and crush Tinubu

Ex-CBN dep gov: Some people want to use and crush Tinubu

Obadiah Mailafia, a former deputy governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), says there are some unidentified people who want to use Bola Tinubu, a former governor of Lagos state, and "crush him."In an interview with PUNCH, Mailafia said though, Tinubu could discern talents and mentor them to leadership roles, he has been "abjectly naive."The former deputy governor of [...]

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    Tinubu, Fashola join Sanwo-Olu at retreat for Lagos cabinet members

Tinubu, Fashola join Sanwo-Olu at retreat for Lagos cabinet members

Bola Tinubu, national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Babatunde Fashola, minister of works and housing, attended the retreat for cabinet members of Babajide Sanwo-Olu, governor of Lagos state, on Friday.The duo, who are former governors of the state, delivered speeches at the programme.In his remarks, Tinubu said the incumbent governor needs to work hard to achieve the agenda [...]

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    We must make sacrifices for this country, says Tinubu

We must make sacrifices for this country, says Tinubu

Bola Tinubu, a national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), says "differentiation and stigmatisation" will not help the progress of the country.Speaking with journalists after the Eid-el-Kabir prayers, Tinubu said Nigerians must dedicate themselves to the growth and prosperity of the country.The former governor said citizens must make sacrifices "to really have our prayers answered.""Differentiation and stagmatisation is [...]

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    Tinubu: Let’s ignore political affiliation and end criminality in Nigeria

Tinubu: Let’s ignore political affiliation and end criminality in Nigeria

Bola Tinubu, a national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has called on lovers of peace to unite and put an end to the crimes in Nigeria.Tinubu made the call during the commendation service and night of tribute held in memory of the late Olufunke Olakunri, daughter of Reuben Fasoranti, Afenifere leader.The event held at the harbour point in [...]

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    I don’t know them, says Tinubu on group rallying for his ‘2023 presidential bid’

I don’t know them, says Tinubu on group rallying for his ‘2023 presidential bid’

Bola Tinubu, a national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), says he does not have any affiliations with a group sharing materials branded for his alleged 2023 presidential campaign.In a statement issued by Tunde Rahman, his spokesman, Tinubu denied any knowledge of the group, named “Asiwaju Reloaded Ambassadors”, which branded shirts, caps and leaflets bearing his name.The former Lagos [...]

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    Tinubu is the ideal person to succeed Buhari, says Ogunlewe

Tinubu is the ideal person to succeed Buhari, says Ogunlewe

Adeseye Ogunlewe, former minister of works, says Bola Tinubu, a national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), is the "ideal person to succeed President Muhammadu Buhari".In an interview with The Sun, the former member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) said Tinubu has paid his dues and he deserves all the support he needs to get to the number [...]

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    El-Rufai: No regrets tackling godfather of Lagos politics

El-Rufai: No regrets tackling godfather of Lagos politics

Nasir el-Rufai, governor of Kaduna state, says he owes no one any apology over his comments on how to end godfatherism in Lagos state.El-Rufai, had said he knew how to end “godfatherism” in the politics of Lagos.The governor said having retired the four political godfathers in Kaduna, he was confident that the feat could be achieved anywhere else.But speaking with [...]

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    ‘You’re a fraudster’ — Fulani elders tackle Miyetti Allah official over Tinubu

‘You’re a fraudster’ — Fulani elders tackle Miyetti Allah official over Tinubu

Fulani elders under the platform of concerned Fulani leaders forum (CFLF), have called Bello Bodejo, president of Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore, a "fraudster," who lacked the mandate and credibility to speak on behalf of the ethnic group.The CFLF’s censure comes on the back of a statement by Bodejo, during an interview with Saturday Sun, where he dismissed the possibility of [...]

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    Saraki challenges Tinubu to provide proof of budget padding

Saraki challenges Tinubu to provide proof of budget padding

Senate President Bukola Saraki has challenged Bola Tinubu, a national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), to provide proofs of how the leadership of the national assembly padded budgets. The senate president’s statement is coming barely a day after Tinubu claimed that budgets were hijacked under him and Yakubu Dogara, speaker of the house of representatives.“Just look at the way [...]

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    Support Lawan, Gbaja or leave, Tinubu tells APC lawmakers

Support Lawan, Gbaja or leave, Tinubu tells APC lawmakers

Bola Tinubu, a national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), says party discipline would be upheld in addressing the leadership tussle of the 9th national assembly.Addressing journalists in Lagos on Friday, Tinubu said the party's choice must be respected and whoever is against such should leave.According to NAN, the APC leader warned against what the APC suffered in 2015 [...]

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    Tinubu to Buhari: Don’t discard ‘Next Level’ promises after election victory

Tinubu to Buhari: Don’t discard ‘Next Level’ promises after election victory

Bola Tinubu, a national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has advised the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari to work in a way that would grow the nation's economy.Delivering his speech at the colloquium held in commemoration of his 67th birthday, Tinubu said the "Next Level" is not a phrase that should quickly be discarded once victory has been [...]

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    Don’t increase VAT, Tinubu warns FG

Don’t increase VAT, Tinubu warns FG

Bola Tinubu, a national leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), has advised the federal government not to increase value added tax (VAT).Speaking at the colloquium held in commemoration of his 67th birthday, the APC leader said such action could lead to hardship among Nigerians.He counselled the government to widen the tax net."I must say this to Prof Osinbajo [...]

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    Buhari absent at Tinubu’s colloquium

Buhari absent at Tinubu’s colloquium

President Muhammadu Buhari is absent at the colloquium of Bola Tinubu, a national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC).The colloquium holds annually to mark the birthday of the former Lagos governor.This year's colloquium, which has the theme "Next Level: Work For People", is ongoing at the International Conference Center (ICC), Abuja .It is not clear why the president [...]

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    Group endorses Boroffice as deputy senate president

Group endorses Boroffice as deputy senate president

A pro-Muhammadu Buhari group under the aegis of Women for Buhari and Osinbajo, wants Ajayi Boroffice, lawmaker representing Ondo north senatorial district as deputy senate president.In a statement, Fatima Adams, national coordinator of the group, said the prefer Boroffice to other lawmakers eyeing the position.The group said its aim is to make sure that governance goes smoothly in the country from [...]

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    Tinubu: What I use to influence elections

Tinubu: What I use to influence elections

Bola Tinubu, national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), says his moral authority and skills as a veteran politician are his only tools for influencing elections.He spoke while reacting to the allegation by a political group that he is planning to influence the governorship rerun election in Sokoto state.The Sokoto State Coalition of PDP Supporters had accused Tinubu, Adams Oshiomhole, [...]

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