Tag: Oby Ezekwesili

YWriterSeptember 7, 2016

Buhari is finally losing it on #BringBackOurGirls – 5 takeaways on why this is… foolish

by Chi Ibe  Yesterday, the #BringBackOurGirls movement was on the march again. This time, it was returning to the Aso ...

ToluSeptember 6, 2016

The 5 most ridiculous things said in support of Buhari today on #ChibokGirls

The Nigerian Police Force has yet again thwarted attempts by Bring Back Our Girls campaigners to see President Buhari at ...

Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 6, 2016

BBOG protesters break through police barricade (PHOTOS)

The Bring Back Our Girls (BBOG) movement on Tuesday broke through an armed police barricade after being stopped from embarking ...

AzeezSeptember 4, 2016

BBOG commends Army for fight against insurgency

The Bring Back Our Girls group on Saturday commended men of the Nigerian army over the fight against insurgency in ...

Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 30, 2016

#BringBackOurGirls group hold silent protest (PHOTOS)

Members of the #BringBackOurGirls on Tuesday held a silent protest at the presidential villa to protest the delay in the release of ...

Isime EseneAugust 25, 2016

#BringBackOurGirls: Chibok has finally turned against Buhari – how it all happened

by Roqeebah Olaoniye Anyone who followed the last campaign would recall that one of the reasons many people voted Buhari ...

Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 22, 2016

‘It was an unfortunate error…’ | Tribune tenders unreserved apology to Oby Ezekwesili (READ)

The Nigerian Tribune on Monday tendered an unreserved apology to former minister of Education, Dr. Oby Ezekwesili calling the publication “an ...

Isime EseneAugust 22, 2016

Oby Ezekwesili: President Buhari, Mallam Garba Shehu and  I

by Oby Ezekwesili I woke up yesterday to read a fictitious report credited to me by Sunday Tribune that I ...

Isime EseneAugust 20, 2016

The Explainer: ‘Aunty Oby’ marched yet again to Aso Rock, but not for the Chibok Girls

On a number of occasions over the last 2 years and change, Mrs. Oby Ezekwesili have had cause to march ...

AzeezAugust 20, 2016

5 things we learned from #NigeriaImmigration2000 protest in Abuja

On Friday, 2,000 Nigerians who were disengaged after completing the Nigeria Immigration Service training in 2015 protested and camped in ...

AzeezAugust 20, 2016

Disengaged Immigration officers demand answers from govt, camp outside Aso Rock (TWEETS)

The Conveners of the Bring Back Our Girls group, Aisha Yesufu and Oby Ezekwesili on Friday led 2,000 disengaged Immigration ...

Oreoluwa PetersJuly 20, 2016

Entertainment Roundup: Yemi Alade denies dating manager | Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde is one of Elle’s 50 Incredible women in Africa

Here are the some stories from yesterday and some stories that unraveled while you slept – and are now buzzing ...

Oreoluwa PetersJune 10, 2016

Entertainment Roundup: More money for Flavour | Toni Payne’s child abuse war ‘takes no prisoners’ | More Stories

Here are the top stories from yesterday and some stories that unraveled while you slept – and are now buzzing ...

Oreoluwa PetersJune 9, 2016

Twitter drama erupts between Toni Payne, MI Abaga and Oby Ezekwesili

On Thursday, 9ice’s ex wife Toni Payne took to her Twitter handle to accuse Nigerian celebrities of not using their ...

Mazi EmekaJune 4, 2016

#JusticeForBridget: Oby Ezekwesili champions the cause of ‘the beheaded Igbo woman’

Following the gruesome beheading of an Igbo woman, Bridget Patience Agbaheme, by irate Muslim youths in Kano state for allegedly ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMay 29, 2016

A rundown of the worst critics of Buhari’s government

The beauty of a democratically elected government is the freedom of speech that comes with the package. In a democracy, ...

Oreoluwa PetersMay 29, 2016

We remember Chude Jideonwo’s viral piece at Buhari’s inauguration in 20 quotes

On May 29, 2015, Chude Jideonwo – the managing partner of Red Media Africa – whose company, StateCraft Inc was the official communication ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMay 20, 2016

Army tells YNaija: ‘We have no reason to lie on Chibok girl’, attacks NGOs

The Nigerian Army has declared that it cannot drag issues with any person or non-governmental organisation over the identity of ...

YWriterMay 20, 2016

YNaija Editorial: Chibok girls’ rescue vindicates Oby Ezekwesili’s unending campaign

She has been described by many as a rabble-rouser. Her repeated calls to the government to ensure the return of ...

Isime EseneMay 19, 2016

Interview: “We can’t wait one day extra” to get the Chibok girls back – Ezekwesili

Former Education Minister and Convener of the #BringBackOurGirls group, Oby Ezekwesili has urged the President Muhammadu Buhari administration to do ...

Ada IgboanugoMay 18, 2016

BREAKING: Chibok girl found by Civilian JTF

Former Minister of Education, Obiageli Ezekwesili has revealed via her Twitter page that one of the abducted Chibok girls has ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMay 12, 2016

Oby Ezekwesili takes a stand on why #OccupyNigeria was more than about fuel subsidy

Following the removal of the subsidy placed on petrol by the Federal Government on Wednesday, May 11, many Nigerians have ...

Op-Ed EditorMay 2, 2016

YNaija Editorial: Mr President, did you ‘hear’ what Oby Ezekwesili just told you?

Our president behaves like a spoilt child. He points fingers at everyone else, he stomps his feet with petulance when ...

James SamboApril 30, 2016

Ezekwesili to Buhari: ‘What didn’t work in 1984 can’t be a solution today’

A former Minister of Education and co-convener of BBOG advocacy group, Oby Ezekwesili, has said President Muhammadu Buhari is trying ...

James SamboApril 14, 2016

‘Chiboks girls have been let down’ – Oby Ezekwesili

‘We are absolutely not satisfied; we feel like our Chibok girls are being let down’ – Two years after the ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 5, 2015

How Oby Ezekwesili ridiculed Senators over anti-social media bill

Leading proponent of the BringBackOurGirls movement and a former Minister of Education, has scoffed at the proposed bill by the Nigerian ...

Ada IgboanugoNovember 12, 2015

Ezekwesili, Abike Dabiri and Okonjo-Iweala listed among world’s most influential women

Three Nigerian women have been listed among the 250 most influential in the world. Obiageli Ezekwesili, Abike Dabiri-Erewa and Ngozi ...

Janeth JNovember 5, 2015

Ezekwesili to Saraki: ‘It’s selfish to turn the Senate to your supporters club’

Former Minister of Education, Obiageli Ezekwesili, has berated the Senate President, Bukola Saraki for allowing several senators accompany him to the Code ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 28, 2015

500 days: Ezekwesili, Melaye, Cardinal Onaiyekan, Sheikh Imam, others attend BBOG rally (PHOTOS)

Thursday, August 27, marked 500 days since over 200 girls were abducted by Boko Haram, from Chibok, in Borno state. ...

Mallam YeroJuly 24, 2015

Libeling Oby Ezekwesili is always a terrible idea

Some website called “BT Breaking Times” claimed Oby Ezekwisili “blast”-ed the President’s recent comments. FLASH | “I Will Not Treat ...

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