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February 18, 2018 4:57 PM Osun mourns playwright Akinwumi Ishola

a setback to the promotion of Yoruba language, culture and tradition and an irreparable loss to the Yoruba people. He also expressed worries that with Ishola’s exit, the Yoruba are now left with a few noble leaders. “The late Professor Akinwunmi Ishola was a good ambassador of Yoruba race and contributed immensely to the promotion of its culture, values 13

February 18, 2018 2:46 PM Tinubu reacts to death of Akinwumi Ishola

National leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has reacted to the death of renowned playwright, actor Akinwunmi Ishola’s death. Tinubu described the death of the playwright, author and culture activist as a huge loss. Tinubu said this in a statement released by his Media Officer, Mr Tunde Rahman, on Saturday in Abuja 14

February 18, 2018 2:36 AM Buhari mourns, as renowned playwright, Prof Akinwunmi Isola dies at 79

According to family sources, the revered poet passed away yesterday morning in Ibadan at the age of 79 after a protracted illness that spanned over two years. The late Isola, who was best known for his literary works, authored Efunsetan Aniwura, O le ku, Madam Tinubu and also translated Prof Wole Soyinka’s Death and the King’s Horseman and Aké: The Years 14

February 17, 2018 5:07 PM What Tinubu said after close door meeting with Tambuwal, Wamakko

National Leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, visited Sokoto Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal on Saturday. Tinubu, accompanied by APC chieftain Alhaji idi Farouk, held a two-hour closed door meeting with his hosts at both the Government House and at Senator Wamakko’s residence in Gawun Nama Area of the state capital 18

February 17, 2018 9:09 AM Tinubu, other APC leaders to meet Buhari in Daura

President Muhammadu Buhari will Saturday afternoon meet All Progressives Congress (APC) chieftains at his country home in Daura, Katsina State. Others are current APC national chairman, John Oyegun and former national interim national chairman, Bisi Akande. The official agenda visit is to commiserate with the President who recently lost two members of his extended 17

February 14, 2018 8:08 PM Tinubu indirectly told Buhari to join retirees’ club – PDP reacts to jibe on Obasanjo, IBB

The Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) says the counsel by All Progressives Congress (APC) national leader, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, that former Presidents of the country should quit politics and join the retirees’ club, best suits President Muhammadu Buhari. It noted that Asiwaju Tinubu’s stance completely vindicates the positions of former Presidents 17

February 14, 2018 10:33 AM APC in the same problem that removed PDP in 2015 – Idahosa

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC, and a former Commissioner for Information and Orientation in Edo State, Charles Idahosa, has said that something is really wrong with the ruling party. According to him, the ruling party is going through exactly the same problem the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP suffered prior to the 2015 general elections 14

February 13, 2018 9:02 PM Tinubu, APC leaders begged Obasanjo in 2015 – Jonathan’s aide Omokri

Reno Omokri, former aide to expresident Goodluck Jonathan on Tuesday accused Bola Tinubu, national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), of being a double-sided person. Omokri stated that Tinubu who described former president Olusegun Obasanjo as a retiree once begged the ex-president to support the APC during the 2015 election. This is in reaction 17

February 13, 2018 8:20 PM Tinubu advises IBB, Obasanjo to join retirees’ club

Bola Tinubu, national leader of the All Progressive Congress (APC), has asked former military President Ibrahim Babangida and ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo to join the club of retirees. Bisi Akande, former interim chairman of the APC, accompanied Tinubu to the meeting. Tinubu in reaction to the advice by the former presidents that Buhari should not run in 2019 said: “I don’t 17

February 7, 2018 9:25 PM Tinubu can’t solve APC problem – ADP

National Chairman, Action Democratic Party (ADP), Alhaji Yabagi Sani, has stated that the appointment of Alhaji Bola Tinubu as Chairman, All Progressives Congress (APC) Reconciliation Committee, would not address crisis within the party. President Muhammadu Buhari had on Tuesday, appointed Tinubu, one of the national leaders of APC, to lead its consultation 23