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Tinubu – The Political Huckster and Ambitions (III)

Tinubu and Fashola

*APC is set to split into three From Bamidele Ademola-Olateju Yoruba internal politics has always been plagued by rivalry since the days of the Alliance for Democracy (AD). Tinubu quickly seized the opportunity for leadership to the consternation of the rest. Baba Akande was the fulcrum. He maintained balance between …

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Tinubu – The Political Huckster and Ambitions (II)

Buhari and Tinubu...in political chess game

*Our people’s psyche has been twisted by poverty From Bamidele Ademola-Olateju Poverty cannot be discounted in Nigerian politics, actually, it defines politics. Prospective candidates only need to distribute staple and N1,000 notes to get elected after he or she must have given some money to party bosses and traditional rulers. …

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Tinubu – The Political Huckster and ambitions (I)

Tinubu, Buhari and Fashola

*Powerplay, intrigues and political mathematics From Bamidele Ademola-Olateju The All Progressives’ Congress (APC) has been struggling hard since the party won the presidential elections. To those of us who are students of politics, we saw it coming. Personally, I was optimistic that President Buhari still has it in him to …

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Fashola, Fayemi, Ngige deny receiving pensions

Dr Kayode Fayemi and Babatunde Raji Fashola (SAN)...no pension

Three former governors currently serving as ministers in the President Muhammadu Buhari’s cabinet have said that they are not receiving pensions from their state governments. The ministers are Babatunde Fashola (Power, Works and Housing); Chris Ngige (Labour and Employment) and Kayode Fayemi (Mines and Steel Development). Fashola, a former governor …

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Babatunde Fashola’s achievements  as governor commendable – Ambode

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode (right), with the Minister of Works, Power & Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola during the Minister’s courtesy visit to the Governor at the Lagos House, Ikeja

*Pledges to collaborate with FG on projects *As Minister visits Gov, pledges to refund debt owed state By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Saturday lauded his predecessor in office and Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola for his achievements during the eight …

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Fashola to Ambode: You are not cooperating with my ministry

*You are not making land available for National Housing Programme Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has fired back at Lagos State Governor, Akinwumi Ambode, who on Wednesday, accused him of frustrating his efforts to fix the Oshodi-Airport road. Fashola in a detailed response, also accused Ambode of …

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