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Obasanjo CNM: Nigerians Smells Rat

By: Shola Akingboye Not few political watchers have queried the sinister behind the former President Olusegun Obasanjo backed Coalition for Nigerian Movement (CNM), which has been described by many as one political gimmick, too many; some says it is a sinister synonymous to the former Nigerian leader in launching himself …

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LEGISLATOR OF THE YEAR: Senator Dino Melaye

In the 109–member Senate, Dino Melaye, the reprsentaive of Kogi East Senatorial District stands tall among his  colleagues for the fact of his contributions to law making, the primary function of the legislative houses. Senator Dino as he is popularly known, has clearly emerged  as legislative icon, whose contributions on the …

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Politician of the Year: Rt. Hon Aminu Waziri Tambuwal

Sokoto State Governor, Rt. Hon. Aminu Waziri Tambuwal towers amongst his peers in the nation’s politics. He got elected as Governor of the Caliphate State after successfully serving his tenure as Speaker of the House of Representatives. Having tested action in national politics therefore, Waziri Tambuwal approaches governance in his …

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Kogi lawmaker challenges Bello over performance in office

By Ateko Usman-Ejima Worried by Kogi State governor’s moves to sell government properties within and outside the state, Hon. Hassan Omale representing Ankpa/Omala/Olamaboro federal Constituency has challenged the governor Yahaya Bello over his performance in office in the last two years. Speaking with DAILY ASSET in Abuja, he berated the …

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OBJ’s coalition movement in limbo

More than three weeks after former President Olusegun Obasanjo’s well-publicised Coalition for Nigeria Movement (CNM), the movement seems to be in limbo as no governor has embraced it. Obasanjo, who served as president from 1999-2007 lampooned President Muhammadu Buhari as lacking economic knowledge and being clannish. He advised Buhari against …

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