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N1.6bn fraud: I’m innocent, Jonathan’s ex-aide, Dudafa, says – Punch Newspapers

Oladimeji Ramon A former special adviser to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan on Domestic Affairs, Waripamo-Owei Dudafa, urged the court on Tuesday to hold that he was not guilty of the N1.6bn fraud charges filed against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 22, 2019

Obasanjo lacks status of ex-President, suffering from ‘withdrawal syndrome’

The statement read: “Obasanjo does not have a single one of these qualities.We have had a number of former heads of state, namely Gowon, Shagari, Babangida, Abubakar Salami and Jonathan.

Daily Post , Nigeria Jan 22, 2019

Tinubu bombs Obasanjo over attack on Buhari, APC, makes revelations [Full statement]

Jonathan and his Petroleum Minister’s siphoning government coffers of several billion dollars to enrich the already-rich must have been viewed by the PDP as the epitome of a social safety net.

Daily Post , Nigeria Jan 22, 2019

Council of State endorses INEC preparations for 2019 Elections

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the meeting, which lasted for about three hours, was attended by Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, former Presidents Olusegun Obasanjo, Goodluck Jonathan, Abdulsalami Abubakar and the former Head of the Interim Government, Chief Ernest Shonekan.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Jan 22, 2019

Obasanjo Wants To Return To Aso Rock By Hook Or Crook, Says Tinubu

Jonathan and his Petroleum Minister’s siphoning government coffers of several billion dollars to enrich the already-rich must have been viewed by the PDP as the epitome of a social safety net.

Sahara Reporters , Nigeria Jan 22, 2019

Buhari in closed door meeting with Obasanjo, Saraki, others | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News

Those at the meeting include former Head of Interim National Government, Ernest Shonekan, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, Abdulsalami Abubakar, Goodluck Jonathan.

The Guardian , Nigeria Jan 22, 2019

Buhari, Obasanjo, Jonathan, others attend Council of State meeting

Presently at the meeting are former Presidents, Dr. Olusegun Obasanjo, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, former Head of Interim National Government, Ernest Shonekan and former military President, Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Jan 22, 2019

Jonathan’s ex-aide, Omokri compares Buhari, Obasanjo

Former aide to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, Reno Omokri has rubbished claim by the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Bola Tinubu that former President, Olusegun Obasanjo was an expired politician.

Daily Post , Nigeria Jan 22, 2019

PHOTOS: After Exchanging 'Sick' Letters, Buhari, Obasanjo Banter At Council Of State Meeting

In attendance at Tuesday's meeting are former Heads of State Ernest Shonekan and Abdulsalami Abubakar, as well as Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Senate President Bukola Saraki, former President Goodluck Jonathan, and governors of Lagos, Borno, Ebonyi, Zamfara, Plateau and Kebbi states.

Sahara Reporters , Nigeria Jan 22, 2019

Obasanjo: From navigator to naysayer | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News

Five years ago, a huge delegation of eminent personalities thronged the Abeokuta residence of former President Obasanjo, pleading with him to throw his heavy weight in support in their quest to displace the administration of then President Goodluck Jonathan.

The Guardian , Nigeria Jan 21, 2019