Tag: Goodluck Jonathan

#Lettergate: APC Rebuke President Jonathan For Responding To Olusegun Obasanjo

The All Progressives Congress says the presidency has been greatly diminished by its decision to throw decorum to the wind and engage former President Olusegun Obasanjo in a hot exchange of words in what may now be described as ‘lettergate’, the latest in a series of scandals to hit the[Read More…]

Group Faults Tambuwal Over Comment On Jonathan

Niger Delta people under the platform of Niger Delta for Peace, Credible and Visionary Leadership is unhappy with the Speaker of the National House of Representatives, Rt Hon Aminu Tambuwal for accusing President Goodluck Jonathan of aiding corruption in the country. The National President of the group, King Prebor (Snr)[Read More…]

‘Dead’ Boko Haram Leader, Shekau Shows Up In New Video; Mocks Obama, President Jonathan, Queen Elizabeth & Others

The Leader of terrorist  group, Boko Haram, Abubakar Shekau has again appeared in a video clip which was released by the sect on Wednesday. In the video, he claimed responsibility for last week’s attack on Benisheikh, Borno. That attack adversely affected over a hundred and sixty people. You will recall[Read More…]

Jonathan At Christmas Worship Caution Politicians Against Inflammatory Statements

NAN President Goodluck Jonathan on Wednesday admonished politicians and statesmen that were heating up the polity saying that the country belongs to all Nigerians. The President was speaking at the Christmas day service at the Cathedral Church of the Advent, Anglican Communion, Gwarimpa, Abuja. He said that the nation belonged[Read More…]

Al-Mustapha Challenges Obasanjo To A Public Debate Over Comments In Letter

The former Chief Security Officer to late former Head of State, General Sani Abacha, Hamza Al-Mustapha, has reacted to the controversial letter by former president, Olusegun Obasanjo.  In the now famous letter to President Goodluck Jonathan, Obasanjo claimed that Al-Mustapha was released from prison by President Jonathan to help the[Read More…]

Emperor Jonathan: My Person Of The Year

By Bayo Oluwasanmi Yoruba proverb says “Oruko nroni,” which literally means your life is shaped by your name. As President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan name suggests, he has a habit of being in the right place at the right time. Apart from his first name which means good fortune, the middle[Read More…]

You Are Inciting Nigerians Against Me: President Goodluck Jonathan Writes Chief Olusegun Obasanjo.

This appears to be the season of letters as President Goodluck Jonathan has replied the controversial letter written to him by former President Olusegun Obasanjo. In the response titled ‘Re: Before it is too late’, Jonathan said he decided to respond in writing because Obasanjo’s letter was clearly a threat[Read More…]

Opinion: Can Nigeria’s Goodluck Jonathan Win The 2015 Election? By John Campbell

By John Campbell Things are churning in Nigeria. There is the publication of former president Olusegun Obasanjo’s letter to President Goodluck Jonathan cataloging the latter’s political failures. There is Central Bank governor Lamido Sanusi’s letter, also publicized, reporting the failure of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation to remit almost U.S.$50[Read More…]

Edwin Clark Says Obasanjo Had Only N20,000 When He Was Realeased From Prison, Now Worth Billions

President Jonathan’s political godfather, and former information minister, Chief Edwin Clark, has said former President of Nigeria, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo “confused, frustrated and angry man”. Speaking Thursday in London, the Niger Delta leader urged President Jonathan to reply Obasanjo’s letter because of the fundamental issues raised and to satisfy Nigerians.[Read More…]

The Electorate In The North Will Re-Elect Jonathan – Bamanga Tukur

The man in the face of the People’s Democratic Party Crisis doesn’t seem ready to back down, Alhaji Bamanga Tukur has said that President Jonathan will win northern votes in 2015. “The electorate in the North will elect Jonathan. If you go to them, they will tell you ‘when those[Read More…]