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February 3, 2018 6:56 PM Oando chief, Wale Tinubu breaks down in tears during emotional tribute to late brother, Deji [VIDEO]

Oando CEO, Wale Tinubu, has delivered an emotional tribute to his late brother, Deji, who passed on January 25, 2018. Wale, who revealed that he received the news of his late brother, while he was about to catch a flight, broke down in tears as he spoke about Deji, who he described as an “incredible human being” Tinubu, who until his death was who until 41

October 31, 2017 10:32 PM Oando declares N383.5bn turnover in Q3 2017, as debt reduces by N18bn

The company also reduced its debt by N18 billion, from N247 billion as at December 2016 to N229 billion. The company’s gross profit increased by 148 per cent to N71.2 billion from N28.6 billion, while profit-after-tax increased by 120 per cent to N7.1 billion from a loss of (N35.8 billion) in Q3 2016. Commenting on the results, Wale Tinubu, Group Chief 90

September 24, 2017 12:37 AM Restructure Nigeria now to attain balance, says Tinubu

Tinubu also explained that there were immense benefits to all in the event of a restructuring that would create the correct balance. “It would be better”, he stressed, “to restructure things to attain the correct balance between our collective purpose on one hand and our separate grassroots realities on the other.” The former governor counselled the champions 58

September 16, 2017 7:34 AM Senator Tinubu: Hate speeches, quit notices hurt Nigerian nation

Hate speeches and quit notices from one ethnic group to another are injurious to the health of Nigeria as a nation and capable of damaging the gains inherent in its diversity. Senator Oluremi Tinubu, representing Lagos Central Senatorial District, canvassed the position while speaking at the Town Hall Meeting she held with her constituents on Friday 26

September 10, 2017 5:38 AM The people’s constitution Nigeria needs, by Afe Babalola, other Yoruba leaders

The large crowd that attended last Thursday’s Yoruba Summit on restructuring was large. Those in attendance cut across religious, political and ethnic boundaries. The venue of the programme, Lekan Salami Sports Complex, Ibadan, was filled to the brim. In fact, at some point, security agencies had to start screening people at the entrance to ensure the summit 25

September 9, 2017 3:01 AM RESTRUCTURING:Yoruba points way forward with Ibadan Declaration

THE gathering of all Yoruba speaking people last Thursday in Ibadan, Oyo State capital was unprecedented. All roads led to the Lekan Salami Stadium, Adamasingba where Yoruba sons and daughters from all walks of life converged for Yoruba Summit. It was an avenue to come up with a standpoint on the growing calls for restructuring. Indeed, the gathering 46

September 8, 2017 5:24 AM Yoruba demands return to regionalism, restructuring

ibadan—THE Yoruba nation, yesterday, insisted on a return to the federal system established by the founding fathers of Nigeria in the 1950s, where each section of the country was able to develop at its own pace. From left: Representative the Governor of Osun State, Mr Tosin Ogunsola; former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Chief Olu Falae 28

June 6, 2017 4:34 AM Lagos APC: Unchanging Crisis

The All Progressives Congress, APC, Lagos State chapter, has recently been embroiled in crisis arising from the conduct of primaries for the nomination of chairmanship and councilor candidates for the July 22, Local Government polls in the state. But is it anything new? THE All Progressives Congress, APC on Sunday said it had submitted its approved candidates 23

January 5, 2017 8:37 AM Tinubu, Dantata, Ogar, Cole win crude oil contract

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, yesterday, announced that Wale Tinubu’s Oando, Toye Cole’s Sahara Energy Resources, Sayyu Dantata’s MRS Oil and 36 other companies are winners of the crude oil term contract, for the purchase and lifting of 1.306 million barrels per day of Nigeria’s crude oil for 2017/2018. NNPC disclosed that the 39 successful 20

January 1, 2017 5:37 AM Political Events To Look Out For In 2017 |

2017 is here. And naturally, it will come with its fair share of eventful episodes. In the political circuit, this year, like the past one, would further define the moves and schemes of political actors as the much-anticipated 2019 draws near. The political fireworks would resume in full blast from last year, igniting intra-party tussles, fueling the drive 10