Tag: Tom Ikimi

Tom Ikimi Arrested By EFCC

Tom Ikimi, a former chieftain of the All Progressives Congress and ex- minister of foreign affairs to late Nigerian dictator General Sanni Abacha has been arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission over his role in the arms fund saga. An EFCC source told Saharareporters that Ikimi had been[Read More…]

“My Dignity Shall Be Respected In The PDP” Tom Ikimi Finally Settles For Ruling Party

A former chieftain of All Progressives Congress, APC, Chief Tom Ikimi, has said that he has confidence in the national leader of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Tony Anenih, adding: “We shall have a common agenda of working for the party in Edo State and Nigeria in general.” He[Read More…]

Francis Ehigiator: From Ribadu To Ikimi, APC Hemorrhage Continues

The Online dictionary – dictionary.com – describes hemorrhage as a profuse discharge of blood, as from a ruptured blood vessel. In looking for a word to best describe the ongoing exodus from the All Progressives Congress (APC) of its leading lights, I could not find a better word than hemorrhage. With[Read More…]

Ikimi’s Defection Denounced By His Kinsmen

The leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo have spoken out against the defection to the PDP of Chief Tom Ikimi. According to THISDAY, The leaders who are majorly from Ikimi’s immediate constituency said this when they met the Governor, Adams Oshiomole in Benin City. Present at the[Read More…]

Bola Tinubu: Tom Ikimi’s Lengthy Chronicle Of Falsehoods, Cheap Blackmail & Abuse

I ordinarily would not have responded to Tom Ikimi’s lengthy chronicle of falsehoods, cheap blackmail and abuse. My only reason for this response is that I know Tom Ikimi’s style. He subscribes to the view that no matter how unbelievable a lie may sound if you brazenly assert it and[Read More…]

Edmund Otudeko: Dissecting Ikimi’s Bikini Problem & Hatred For Bola Tinubu

Anyone attempting to write Tom’s surname on a smartphone or tablet will find that the in-built auto-correct feature will attempt to write the surname as ‘Bikini’-that flimsy, not-meant-for-high-occasion clothing worn by fun seekers on beaches. While this gives good cause to LaughOutLoud, it isn’t really Tom’s fault but it is[Read More…]

Idowu Ajanaku: Ikimi’s Diatribe Against Tinubu And The Limit Of Political Buffoonery

In the desperate search for political relevance, not a few Nigerian politicians behave like common whores, throwing morals to the dogs. Within the matrix of the content of character, they vacillate just like the tropic weather. They praise in the morning what they have denied the night before, once the[Read More…]

Dele Momodu: The Gospel According To Tom Ikimi

Fellow Nigerians, let me start by quickly stating my admiration for the person and personality of Chief Tom Ikimi. As a celebrity reporter, Ikimi is every journalist’s dream. He’s charismatic, charming, lively, debonair, suave, oratorical, worldly, creative, affable and absolutely political. I’ve had the privilege of spending time with him[Read More…]

Tom Ikimi: Bola Tinubu’s Overbearing Influence On All Progressives Congress (APC), My Reflections

FULL TEXT OF IKIMI’S STATEMENT 1. Following my widely publicized statement made in the aftermath of the 13th June 2014 All Progressives Congress APC National Convention I took time off to reflect on the state of the party, the emerging re-configuration of the general political Structure in the country, and[Read More…]

Tom Ikimi Dumps APC For PDP

Former National chairmanship aspirant of the All Progressive Congress, APC, Chief Tom Ikimi, has announced his withdrawal from the party. He was allegedly forced to withdraw from the National Convention of the party in June by leaders of the party who felt he wasn’t qualified for such a position. Ikimi[Read More…]