Tagged: Ex-President

Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, has asked Nigerians to be wary of a former President who pretends to be the conscience of the nation. Soyinka said this in Abuja on Wednesday at a symposium on fake news organised by BBC News. The playwright, who was a panellist at the event tagged, ‘Nigeria 2019: Countering Fake News,’ urged the traditional media not to act like the electronic media by spreading unfounded allegations. Reflecting on the effect of fake news ahead of next month’s elections, Soyinka asked Nigerians to be wary of a former President who pretends to be the conscience of...

Apostle Joshua Mone releases prophecies about Buhari, Obasanjo, Atiku, 2019 election

Apostle Joshua Mone, General Overseer of Voice of Liberty intercessors ministry in Delta State has released his prophesies for 2019. He called for prayer for the health of President Muhammadu Buhari, former president Olusegun Obasanjo, the country, the general election among others. The prophecies given during the ministry’s crossover night service on the 31st December, 2018/1st January, 2019 are as below: 1. Nigerians must pray, I see a conspiracy to postpone election dates. 2. I see the President on a medical trip. This trip is worrisome. 3. I see an ex-President saying goodbye to the nation. I see a name...

Ex-President Shehu Shagari dies at 93

Former President Shehu Shagari has died after a brief illness at the National Hospital Abuja on Friday. He was 93 years old. The news was broken by the Governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Tambuwal, on his Twitter handle. Tambuwal tweeted: “I regret to Announce the death of former President Shehu Shagari who just passed away at National Hospital Abuja. May his Soul Rest in Peace.” The news was also confirmed by his grandson, Bello Shagari, via his verified Twitter handle @Belshagy. Bello had tweeted: “I regret announcing the death of my grandfather, H.E Alhaji Shehu Shagari, who died right now after...