Tag "tribute"

    ‘A president like no other’ — Jonathan, Atiku, Ibori eulogise Yar’Adua — 10 years after death

‘A president like no other’ — Jonathan, Atiku, Ibori eulogise Yar’Adua — 10 years after death

Former President Goodluck Jonathan says late Umaru Musa Yar'Adua, his predecessor, was a leader like no other. The late Yar'Adua and Jonathan were both elected as president and vice-president respectively in 2007. But Yar'Adua died on May 5, 2010, and Jonathan succeeded him. In a tribute, Jonathan said the deceased left enduring legacies in his devotion to democracy and would be remembered as [...]

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    OBITUARY: David-West, the petroleum minister IBB fired for drinking tea

OBITUARY: David-West, the petroleum minister IBB fired for drinking tea

Professor. Commissioner. Two-time minister under military regimes. And a Special guest at Nigerian prisons. Very few men in Nigeria's history can boast of such a mix of professional dexterity and political ups and downs. The indomitable Tam David-West, as President Muhammadu Buhari fondly calls him, will be remembered for many things in Nigeria's modern history, including for nights at the Kirikiri [...]

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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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