Tag: Asiwaju Bola Tinubu

“We are better together than divided” – Bola Tinubu begs, says “I have no where I am going”

The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has appealed to those clamouring for secession to jettison such idea. In a goodwill message at a Special Ramadan Prayer Tafsir lecture held at the Lagos House, Marina, on Sunday, Tinubu maintained that Nigeria is better together. He[Read More…]

He was a “committed fighter for democracy” – Bola Tinubu mourns late Yinka Odumakin

National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has joined prominent Nigerians to mourn the death of Afenifere spokesman, Yinka Odumakin, describing the loss as a premature departure of a bright star. Tinubu in a statement Saturday, however, stressed that it would be impossible to credibly tell[Read More…]

Nigeria Can’t Progress Under Current Political System – Bola Tinubu Says

The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, says Nigeria cannot progress under the current political system which operates like a military unitary system. The former governor of Lagos State said this at the 91st anniversary of Daily Times newspaper and the Times Heroes awards in Abuja on[Read More…]

Bola Tinubu Explains How Senate President Saraki And Nasir El-rufai Worked Against Him

A National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has alleged that Senate President Bukola Saraki and the Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir el-Rufai, worked against the plan to make him President Muhammadu Buhari’s running mate in the 2015 presidential election. Tinubu stated that Saraki, El-Rufai and other[Read More…]

Buhari Says Tinubu Has An Understanding of Building Consensus to Achieve Historical Feats

President Muhammadu Buhari has poured encomium on former Lagos State governor Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, describing him as a great leader. President Buhari said Tinubu’s foray into politics 25 years ago has “ushered in a better understanding of building consensus to achieve historical feats, like unseating an incumbent government.” The Nigerian[Read More…]

“Unjust Allocation of Resources” – Tinubu Slams Buhari’s Economic Policy

Former governor of Lagos State and National Leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, Wednesday, took a swipe at the Federal Government’s economic policy, asking for immediate review to save the country of sliding into depression. This was even as he warned against what he called “lack[Read More…]

APC National Leader, Bola Tinubu, South-West Govs Shun Party Rally In Ondo

The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu and three of the APC governors in the South-West were again absent at the campaign rally of the party held in Akure, the Ondo State capital on Saturday. The governors are, governors of Lagos, Oyo and Osun States, Mr.[Read More…]

Guests At Aisha Buhari’s Book Launch Refuse To Disclose Donations, Even Tinubu Could Not Say

Dignitaries who on Thursday attended the public presentation of a book written by the wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, Aisha, deliberately refused to make their donations public. It was not clear whether their decision was based on the present administration’s anti-graft posture. The prominent Nigerians converged on the old Banquet[Read More…]

Group Say Tinubu Is Not Happy Since Buhari Rebuffed His Decision To Handpick Cabinet Ministers

The New Initiative for Credible Leadership (NICreL ) has chided a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, over his (Tinubu) remarks against the Minister of State for Petroleum, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, on the lingering fuel crisis, across parts of the country. A statement by leader of[Read More…]

Saraki’s Trial Part Of Nigeria’s Development & Should Not Be Personalise Says Tinubu

The National Leader of All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has said the present administration cannot gloss over certain things in its fight against corruption if the nation must make progress. Vanguard Newspaper reports that the APC leader was making reference to the ongoing trial of the Senate President, Dr.[Read More…]