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Jonathan’s former CSO’s death confirmed

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The Ogbia Brotherhood, a socio-cultural group of Ogbia people of Bayelsa across the world, has expressed dismay over the death of Mr Gordon Obua, the former Chief Security Officer (CSO) to former President Goodluck Jonathan. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Obua, who hailed from Ogbia Local Government Area, died of heart attack on Thursday at the National …

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Jonathan tells Nigerians to look beyond tribe, religion in 2017

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Former president, Goodluck Jonathan, on Saturday said a greater Nigeria is achievable through action, prayer and unity.In a New Year message posted on his official Facebook account, Jonathan joined his family to wish Nigerians a Happy New Year 2017.“My prayer for Nigeria in the year 2017 is that we continue to forge greater ties across the length and breadth of …

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How ex-NSA Dasuki transferred $40 million to Jonathan’s cousin – Zenith Bank official

PIC.26.PRESIDENT GOODLUCK JONATHAN, LAUNCHING THE GROWING GIRLS AND WOMEN IN 

NIGERIA (G-WiN) IN ABUJA ON MONDAY (9/3/15).
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An official of Zenith Bank has told a Federal high Court in Abuja that $40 million was transferred from the office of the National Security Adviser (NSA) into the account of a company owned by a cousin of former President Goodluck Jonathan, Azibaola Roberts, and his wife. Olabode Farinola, a compliance officer with the bank, is a principal witness of …

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Former First Lady Patience Jonathan’s $31m Fraud Case Adjourned As She Bombards Court With Rented Supporters

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The first motion in the application filed on September 16 was discontinued by the applicant against the respondent in order to amend the motion and the court struck same out. The fundamental human rights lawsuit brought by Nigeria’s former First Lady, Patience Jonathan, against the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) came up for mention at the Federal High Court …

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Dasuki did not steal $2.2 billion – Jonathan

PIC.26.PRESIDENT GOODLUCK JONATHAN, LAUNCHING THE GROWING GIRLS AND WOMEN IN 

NIGERIA (G-WiN) IN ABUJA ON MONDAY (9/3/15).
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      Former President Goodluck Jonathan on Monday said it was impossible for the National Security Adviser (NSA) during his administration, Sambo Dasuki, to have stolen $2.2 billion as claimed by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Mr. Dasuki, who has been in detention since December 1, 2015, was arrested by the State Security Service for allegedly misappropriating …

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Jonathan feared Tinubu more than any other Nigerian – Olanipekun

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  A former President of the Nigerian Bar Association, Chief Wole Olanipekun (SAN), has disclosed that there was no Nigerian that former President Goodluck Jonathan feared more than Bola Tinubu, a national leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC. Olanipekun said this while recounting how he handled Tinubu’s case at the Code of Conduct Bureau, CCB, as well as another …

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Pro Patience Jonathan protesters were rented – MURIC

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The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) says it strongly denounces the Port Harcourt protest in solidarity with former First Lady, Patience Jonathan, over her investigation by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC. It said the protest by some youths was, ”diversionary, unethical and unpatriotic. Those who organized it can better be described as opportunists, political prostitutes and myopic elements. The …

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EFCC traces Lagos, Bayelsa properties to Jonathan’s ex-aide, Dudafa

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  The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has reportedly traced properties worth N1.5bn to a former Special Adviser to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan on Domestic Affairs, Waripamowei Dudafa. The anti-graft agency uncovered a mansion in the Agungi area of the Lekki-Epe Expressway, said to be worth over N300m, allegedly belonging to Dudafa.   It also traced a plot of land …

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FG not persecuting Jonathan, Patience –Mohammed

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  The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said the Federal Government, under President Muhammadu Buhari, is not persecuting former President Goodluck Jonathan and his wife, Patience.   Mohammed told journalists in Oro, Kwara State, on Tuesday that it would be wrong to say that the Federal Government was probing Jonathan or Patience.   He said, “If …

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Ex First Lady, Patience lays claim on seized $31.4m

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An affidavit by Patience Faka Jonathan, wife of former president Goodluck Jonathan claiming ownership of $31.4 million seized by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has been the hottest news in Nigeria today. The story has been trending all day and was published by many Nigerian newspapers and bloggers. In the affidavit before a Federal High Court in Lagos, Patience, …

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Buhari may end up like Jonathan – Oby Ezekwesili

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Bring Back Our Girls, BBOG, convener, Oby Ezekwesili, on Tuesday expressed disappointment over the activities of the police that are frustrating the BBOG campaign, adding that President Muhammadu Buhari is going down the wrong lane. The former minister noted that the BBOG has a right to protest as stipulated in the 1999 constitution and that the police should not in …

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Stop blaming Jonathan’s administration or you will end up like him – Sanusi warns Buhari

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  The Emir of Kano, Lamido Sanusi, has cautioned President Muhammadu Buhari against blaming the previous government for the country’s current economic challenges. The former Central Bank Governor, CBN, who was the Chairman, Special Session at the 15th Joint Planning Board and National Council on Development Planning, said the Buhari-led administration may end like the Jonathan’s administration if it continued …

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Jonathan’s Minister, Wogu hails Buhari, says administration doing well

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  A former Minister of Labour and Productivity, Chief Emeka Wogu, says President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration means well for Nigerians, urging support for its developmental programmes. Wogu said this on Monday in Umuahia while speaking with newsmen after a closed-door meeting with Gov. Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia.   “I am advising Nigerians to give Buhari administration the necessary support to …

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