Tag: oronto douglas

Isime EseneOctober 23, 2016

Simon Kolawole: Is ‘Project Buhari’ falling off?

by Simon Kolawole There is a confession I’ve been longing to make: I never expected Candidate Muhammadu Buhari to win the ...

Kolapo OlapojuMay 2, 2015

Pres. Jonathan, Rita Dominic, Okonjo-Iweala, others attend Oronto Douglas’ burial (PHOTOS)

by Iyobosa Omoregie President Goodluck Jonathan attended the burial of his deceased aide, Oronto Natei Douglas, on Saturday, May 2. ...

Kolapo OlapojuMay 1, 2015

Did you know that Okonjo-Iweala is a cancer survivor?

by Damilola Jagun On Thursday, April 30, a rare revelation was made by the coordinating minister of the economy and ...

Op-Ed EditorApril 27, 2015

Opinion: The real Oronto Douglas was a prophet of resistance

by Doifie Buokoribo Many comrades contributed to the making of the Oronto brand.  I recall that Dr. Ike Okonta had ...

Kolapo OlapojuApril 26, 2015

Oronto Douglas to be buried in Bayelsa on May 2

by Iyobosa Omoregie The former Senior Special Adviser to the President, Oronto Natei Douglas, who recently passed away, will have ...

Op-Ed EditorApril 24, 2015

Akin Osuntokun: The day of reckoning has arrived for Buruji Kashamu and other frenemies of Jonathan

by Akin Osuntokun At a slightly refined level, the one and only Allison-Maduekwe, who bestrode the petroleum resources like a ...

Kolapo OlapojuApril 12, 2015

Simon Kolawole: To my friend and brother, Oronto Natei Douglas

by Simon Kolawole On March 24, 2015, I got an SMS from Oronto Natei Douglas (OND), who was in the ...

Janeth JApril 9, 2015

10 things you should know about Oronto Douglas

by Ranti Joseph   Oronto Douglas, President Goodluck Jonathan’s special adviser on Research, Documentation and Strategy died in the wee ...

October 27, 2013

$200,000 ransom was paid for Oronto Douglas’ sister’s release – MEND

by ‘Jola Sotubo The recent release of Auguster Douglas-Ayam, sister to Oronto Douglas, Special Adviser to President Goodluck Jonathan on ...

October 26, 2013

#InCaseYouMissedIt: Presidential aide, Oronto Douglas’ sister released by kidnappers

  After nine days with her abductors, Mrs. Augusta Douglas-Ayam, sister of Special Adviser to the President on Research, Documentation ...

October 20, 2013

Kidnappers reduce ransom for Oronto Douglas’ sister from N500 million to N10 million

by ‘Jola Sotubo The abductors of a Presidential aide’s sister have reduced the ransom to secure her release to 10 ...

October 18, 2013

#InCaseYouMissedIt: Kidnappers of Oronto-Douglas’ sister demand half a billion naira ransom

by Oge Okonkwo Kidnappers of Augusta  Douglas-Ayam, the sister to the Presidential Adviser on Research, Documentation and Strategy, Oronto Douglas were said ...

October 15, 2013

How Oronto Douglas’ sister was abducted in Bayelsa, police confirm kidnap

by Oge Okonkwo Augusta Douglas-Ayam, sister of Oronto Douglas, Special Adviser to the President on Research, Documentation and Strategy has been kidnapped. This ...

August 20, 2013

What Google says about GEJ: Oronto Douglas responds to the President’s critics with humor (and some interesting facts)

by Isi Esene After so much ruckus in the polity where the interim leader of the newly registered All Progressives ...

January 30, 2013

Opinion: Jonathan on CNN: Where were Oronto Douglas and Reuben Abati?

by Sabella Abbide The President blew it. As the Nigerian parlance goes, he made a fool of himself. He made ...

January 26, 2013

Dele Momodu: Special tribute to our freedom fighters

by Dele Momodu  From one crisis to another, we trudged on and foolishly imagined that each one brought us closer ...

December 28, 2012

“Where Gov Yakowa died and even why he died was a true reflection of who he was” – Bishop Matthew Kukah

Homily at the Burial Mass of late Patrick Ibrahim Yakowa, Governor of Kaduna State, Fadan Kagoma, Kaduna on 20th December ...

December 23, 2012

YNaija Exclusive: An insider account on how General Azazi and Govenor Yakowa made their final trip

by Chi Ibe An eye-witness and a member of the planning committee of funeral of the Pa Tamunoobebara Douglas, father ...

December 21, 2012

Hauwa Gambo: Our slow march to death (YNaija FrontPage)

It’s time for our leaders to take this seriously – if they don’t, the fire they have refused to put ...

December 19, 2012

Opinion: I won’t waste my time mourning Azazi and Yakowa, I have questions to ask

by Victoria Ibezim-Ohaeri The chopper went down. Souls perished. Investigations, as usual, have been ordered. Three days mourning have also ...

December 18, 2012

Report: Navy helicopter was on its 15th trip of the day when it crashed on Saturday

by Isi Esene There are indications that the Augusta 109 Naval Helicopter which crashed in Bayelsa State on Saturday killing ...

December 16, 2012

Ebuka Obi-Uchendu: We can’t continue like this, seriously (YNaija FrontPage)

               I don’t know about you but I worry for a country that wants to celebrate the death of ...

December 16, 2012

Navy helicopter carrying Gen Azazi and Gov Yakowa exploded before crashing yesterday

by Hauwa Gambo As we initially reported yesterday based on reports from the scene, it appears confirmed that the helicopter ...

December 15, 2012

Timi Dakolo is safe and sound … not involved in crash

by Hauwa Gambo YNaija can authoritatively confirm that singer Timi Dakolo is safe and sound. The singer is in Bayelsa, ...

December 15, 2012

Report: Yakowa aide confirms death in crash

by Hauwa Gambo An unnamed aide to Kaduna governor, Patrick Yakowa, has just confirmed his death in a helicopter crash ...

December 15, 2012

On the way from Oronto Douglas’ event: Gen Azazi, Gov Yakowa feared dead in helicopter explosion

by Chi Ibe YNaija has just confirmed a helicopter crash a few minutes from Okoroba in Bayelsa. Reports indicate that ...

December 8, 2012

Tears at the burial of Chief Meni Innocent Jonathan (PHOTOS)

What: Burial of Chief Meni Innocent Jonathan Where: Otueke, Ogbia LGA, Bayelsa State When: Friday, December 7, 2012 Photos: State ...

December 7, 2012

Read my lips: There is no form of dialogue between GEJ and Boko Haram – Oronto Douglas insists

by Hauwa Gambo The Special Assistant to President Goodluck Jonathan on Research, Documentation and Strategy, Oronto Douglas has repeated the ...

September 20, 2012

Review: President Jonathan’s ‘Sure and Steady Transformation’ book is quite pretty, and pretty hilarious too

by Stanley Azuakola In case you missed it, President Jonathan’s Strategy and PR team led by the inimitable Oronto Douglas, ...

September 17, 2012

Sure and Steady: President Jonathan releases 155-page book on his achievements (Download book)

by Stanley Azuakola The president of Nigeria, Goodluck Jonathan, had an announcement for all those already filling the airwaves with ...

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