Tag: Doyin Okupe

2023: Okupe warns PDP against zoning presidency to north

Former presidential aide, Dr. Doyin Okupe, has protested against the alleged plan to zone 2023 presidency to the North by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Ahead of the 2023 presidential elections, there has been pressure on the two leading political parties, All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples’ Democratic Party[Read More…]

EFCC Grants Doyin Okupe Bail On Health Grounds After Interrogation Over Alleged N162m Fraud

Erstwhile Senior Special Assistant to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan on Public Affairs, Doyin Okupe, has been questioned by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, over alleged fraud to the tune of N162m. The commission questioned the former spokesman over alleged N162million illicit payments to him and his companies by a[Read More…]

Armsgate: Olisa Metuh Was Paid N400m – Doyin Okupe Fingers Ex-President Jonathan

Doyin Okupe, the erstwhile Senior Special Assistant to former President Goodluck Jonathan on Wednesday, May 18, 2016 appeared as the third defence witness (DW3) for Olisa Metuh, the embattled national spokesperson of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP who is standing trial over his alleged role in the infamous $2.1 billion[Read More…]

Nigerian Labour Congress Blasts Okupe Over Call For Mass Sack of Civil Servants

The Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, on Tuesday, chided the former Senior Special Assistant to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan on Public Affairs, Doyin Okupe, over a statement credited to him that governors should sack civil servants to resolve the irregular salaries payment crisis, describing the call as “absurd”. In a statement, factional[Read More…]

“Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo Lied In Church, Before The Body Of Pastors Undergoing A Spiritual Retreat”

Doyin Okupe, former senior special assistant to former president of Nigeria, Goodluck Jonathan on Public Affairs has claimed that Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo lied in the church when he said the federal government in the last 10 years have not constructed a single new raod. Okupe who said he[Read More…]

“For Hounding Oppostion Members” – Doyin Okupe Says President Buhari Has Lost All Respect

A former Senior Special Assistant on Public Affairs to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, Doyin Okupe, has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of pursuing a selective war against corruption and ignoring the rule of law. According to Okupe, recent developments including the arrest of the National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party,[Read More…]

Doyin Okupe Says The Only Error Made By Former President Jonathan Was Not Sacking Attahiru Jega

Former spokesperson to Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, Doyin Okupe, on Sunday, reacted to claims by Chairman of DAAR Communications (AIT), Chief Raymond Dokpesi, that the candidacy of Jonathan was in error. Okupe who took to his Facebook page to react, affirmed that the decision by then ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP),[Read More…]

PDP Must Reform Lest It Dies Says Doyin Okupe

Snr special assistant to former president Jonathan (public affairs), Doyin Okupe has described both the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP and its counterpart All Progressives Congress, APC as two sides of the same coin saying that APC may fail but PDP will not be an acceptable alternative to majority of Nigerians[Read More…]

‘I Still Insist That Buhari Has No WASSCE Certificate’ – Doyin Okupe Laments

by Deji Abiodun Senior Special Assistant to President Goodluck Jonathan, Doctor Doyin Okupe has insisted that Nigeria’s President-Elect, Muhammadu Buhari has no School certificate  on a post he wrote on Facebook. Read the posts written below….. These are very interesting times in our nation An election has come and gone.[Read More…]

Kidnapping Of The Chibok Girls’ Was A Plot Against Jonathan –Okupe Insists Politicians Were Involved

by Deji Abiodun  The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Public Affairs, Doyin Okupe, on Saturday, said that the April 14, 2014 kidnapping of more than 200 schoolgirls from their school hostel in Chibok, Borno State, was designed to present President Goodluck Jonathan and his administration as incompetent. The[Read More…]