Tag: Bola Ahmed Tinubu

June 28, 2014

Toni Kan: This liability called Bola Tinubu

by Toni Kan Opeyemi Bamidele’s defection and direct challenge to Fayemi should have sent warning signals but Tinubu carried on. ...

May 4, 2014

Opinion: An open letter to Jagaban Tinubu, the unsolicited Yoruba leader

by Kayode Badmus I remember the only embarrassment for us came when two law students from that same “upgraded secondary ...

February 7, 2014

Opinion: Why is Edwin Clark scared of Bola Tinubu?

by Idowu Ajanaku In questioning why Tinubu’s daughter has become the IyaOloja and his wife Oluremi is a Senator, Clark ...

February 1, 2014

Opinion: On Jonathan’s proposed CONference and my apologies to Tinubu

by Wale Adedayo It appears Tinubu, with his many shortcomings, is better at seeing deeper than most of his critics ...

December 30, 2013

Joachim MacEbong profiles Bola Ahmed Tinubu: A leader’s got to do what a leader’s got to do (Y!/YNaija.com Person of the Year 2013 Nominee)

by Joachim MacEbong In a political space full of divisive characters, Bola Ahmed Tinubu divides opinion like few others. As ...

December 28, 2013

Opinion: What to expect just in case Nigeria goes to war

by Mustapha Omotayo As it stands, the South-West is the most vulnerable of all the groups in terms of war ...

December 18, 2013

On the march again: Atiku to meet Tinubu, Buhari today, may declare for the APC

by Isime Esene Following the defection of five governors from the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the  All   Progressives ...

October 26, 2013

Tinubu takes a break from politics to attend Broadway-styled ‘SARO The Musical’ (PHOTOS)

by Isi Esene Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Sen. Bola Ahmed Tinubu took a little break from politics to ...

October 21, 2013

Ochereome Nnanna: We want a real conference, not a jamboree

by Ochereome Nnanna The conference will now be exactly what we had feared: an Obasanjo-like jamboree that will not satisfy ...

August 31, 2013

Who will be Fashola’s successor? Crisis hits APC in Lagos

An implosion is threatening the political empire of former Lagos State governor and national leader of the All Progressives Congress, ...

July 7, 2013

Pius Adesanmi: Tinubu, Buhari, and their social media supporters

by Pius Adesanmi If Buhari’s or Tinubu’s loyalists insult you for asking questions, shrug your shoulders and tell them that ...

May 7, 2013

How the Yoruba will determine who becomes President in 2015

by Azuka Onwuka The combination that will likely attract the highest number of votes from the North and South-West may ...

April 23, 2013

“The cluelessness of the current government needs no announcement” – Tinubu attacks Jonathan

by Isi Esene The ACN-PDP war of words have always been prosecuted like a cold war with both parties bickering ...

April 20, 2013

Opinion: Bola Tinubu and the speech that may be his ‘Barack Obama 2004’ moment

by Mayowa Salami I must start by confessing that I am a sucker for good speeches. The fact that we don’t ...

April 19, 2013

Expensive sh-t — and more, in today’s news roundup with Cheta Nwanze

by Cheta Nwanze Baba Suwe must have a lot of faith to still go back to the same judiciary which ...

April 18, 2013

“A positive storm is brewing” – Bola Tinubu’s rousing speech at the ACN Convention [READ]

SACRIFICING THE PARTY TO SAVE NIGERIA Protocol 1. History is upon us, asking something bold of us. Those who hear ...

April 18, 2013

Lagos stands still – and more, in today’s news roundup with Cheta Nwanze

by Cheta Nwanze The ACN itself, does not have a stellar record when it comes to traffic management in Lagos ...

April 16, 2013

Gbenga Olorunpomi: The Bola Tinubu Colloquium – When a new generation spoke (Y! Politico)

by Gbenga Olorunpomi This time around, the youth took centre stage, while the elderly and experienced listened and marveled. Just ...

March 31, 2013

Happy birthday, son: Bola Tinubu meets with his mother as he celebrates his 60th (SNAPSHOT)

by Rachel Ogbu National leader of the Action Congress of Nigeria, Bola Ahmed Tinubu visited his mother,  Abibatu Mogaji on his birthday on March 29 ...

March 24, 2013

Banky W, Hafsat Abiola-Costello to speak at the Bola Tinubu Colloquium

by Isi Esene The 5th Annual Bola Tinubu Colloquium will hold on Thursday March 28, 2013, at the Shell Hall ...

March 8, 2013

“Foreign investment is welcome but will not lead us to prosperity”: Bola Tinubu at launch of his book, ‘Financialism’ [COMPLETE SPEECH]

by Bola Ahmed Tinubu I stand before you today not as the national leader of the ACN or a member ...

January 19, 2013

Tanko Yakasai: Let’s ALL support the opposition’s marriage of convenience (Y! Politico)

by Tanko Yakasai The importance of this merger cannot be over emphasized simply because PDP’s roots are deep in rigging, ...

December 31, 2012

Sidenote: Olusegun Mimiko: The Iroko fought a good fight

by Stanley Azuakola *Dr. Olusegun Mimiko  is a YNaija Person of the Year 2012 finalist On the morning of October ...

November 23, 2012

PDP floors ACN (again) in Lagos as tribunal declares Busari Akande winner of LG poll

by Isi Esene The Local Government Election Petitions Tribunal sitting in Lagos yesterday declared the Peoples Democratic Party candidate, Busari ...

November 19, 2012

Coincidence? Bola Tinubu named Egba Field Marshal as aide, Toyin Hamzat is assassinated in Ogun

by Isi Esene Four gunmen yesterday shot and killed the former chairman of Ikeja Local Government, Toyin Hamzat. Hamzat was ...

November 19, 2012

‘Stop playing stone age politics’ – PDP Youth Circuit denounces Bola Tinubu over Babajide Obanikoro

by Isi Esene The Youth Circuit of the Peoples Democratic Party are threatening fire and brimstone over what it described ...

November 16, 2012

Hauwa Gambo: The truth about Tunde Bakare (YNaija FrontPage)

Save for fire and brimstone, no one can distil in a nutshell what exactly Tunde Bakare and Buhari were going ...

October 4, 2012

#Lobatan: “A vote for Mimiko is a vote against the Yoruba race” – Rauf Aregbesola

by Isi Esene The Osun State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola has denied claims by the opposition that the former Lagos State ...

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