Tag: Buruji Kashamu

Nigerian Customs Release Obasanjo’s Autobiography , My Watch

by Musa Abdullahi & Agency Reports The Nigeria Customs Service on Thursday said that it had released former President Olusegun Obasanjo’s autobiography titled, My Watch. The News Agency of Nigeria reported that the NCS Comptroller-General, Alhaji Dikko Abdullahi, made the disclosure to newsmen when he inaugurated two new patrol boats[Read More…]

‘Heroin Smuggling In The US’ Buruji Kashamu, Senator-elect Denies Drug Deal Indictment

In reaction to a report by the Associated Press (AP) alleging that he was indicted in the United States in 1998, Senator-elect, Buruji Kashamu, insists he was not the one indicted in the said case. He admitted that he was a suspect in an extradition case instituted against him by[Read More…]

Court Lifts Ban On Obasanjo’s ‘My Watch’

by Deji Abiodun A judge of a high court in the federal capital territory,Valentine Ashi, has ordered the Nigerian customs service to release ‘My Watch’, the autobiography of former president Olusegun Obasanjo banned in December 2014. Buruji Kashamu, a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), had obtained an injunction[Read More…]

Federal High Court Threatens To Punish Former President Obasanjo For Contempt Over Autobiography

By TheNewsNigeria An Abuja High Court on Wednesday held that former President Olusegun Obasanjo was in contempt for flouting an order it made restraining him from publishing his autobiography titled My Watch. The trial judge, Justice Valentine Ashi, thereafter gave the former President 21 days from the day of service of[Read More…]

Obasanjo Releases Autobiography Despite Court Order, Says Jonathan Incapable of Governing

An attempt by Buruji Kashamu, a close associate of President Goodluck Jonathan, to stop the publication of a three-volume book by former President Obasanjo, appears to have failed as the book is reported to have gone into circulation. A source close to Mr. Obasanjo confirmed to SaharaReporters late last night[Read More…]

Kashamu Insists Jonathan Has Done Marvelously Well In The North

by Oluwatosin Fatoyinbo The Chairman, Mobilisation and Organisation Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Buruji Kashamu has hit out at the Arewa Consultative Forum for accusing President Goodluck Jonathan of hating the North. In a statement issued yesterday in Lagos, Kashamu, said: “I note with dismay the attempt[Read More…]

#NewswireEditorial: Seeing Through The Pact Between Olusegun Obasanjo & Buruji Kashamu

There was a time when many genuinely believed that Olusegun Obasanjo was the greatest president this nation had seen. Now he is fast becoming just a nuisance. Every man must know when to quit at the point when the ovation is loudest. Sadly Obasanjo never acquired the ability to listen[Read More…]