Tag Archives: Reuben Abati

The Abatis and Okupes in Yoruba’s usual political left-over post of “Federal” Akéde do not to the position come well-equipped – Tọla Adenle

July 30, 2014

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    When I heard of Doyin Okupe’s pronouncement in far-away England two weeks ago that most towns in Nigeria get at least NINE HOURS OF ELECTRICITY SUPPLY EVERY DAY, I laughed not because it was funny but it was the kind of “laughter” that says in Oyo Yoruba, Ọ kare, onirọ́.  It shows the […]

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$67bn Controversy: We Won’t Debate With Ezekwesili – [Nigeria’s] Presidency

February 3, 2013

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$67bn Controversy: We Won’t Debate With Ezekwesili – Presidency Sahara Reporters, Posted: January 29, 2013 – 23:36 http://saharareporters.com/news-page/67bn-controversy-we-won%E2%80%99t-debate-ezekwesili-%E2%80%93-presidency?page=1 The debate would be a life line Submitted by tola adenle on January 30, 2013 – 06:45. 1.  The debate would be a life-line for Jonathan’s govt. if taken and all the abuse the discredited Okupe may […]

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Beyond Oronto Douglas: Irresponsibility As Statecraft – Pius Adesanmi

December 22, 2012

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  http://saharareporters.com/column/beyond-oronto-douglas-irresponsibility-statecraft-pius-adesanmi#comment-537391   “Goody bag” containing flat screen tv & laptops! Submitted by tola adenle on December 22, 2012 – 03:01. when he married off two daughters AND ALLOWS flat screen television sets and laptops to be distributed as souvenirs to wedding guests is good b4 we are told the VP was not aware of […]

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A reader laments leadership’s shamelessness: the N2.1b that took a long walk, Okupe’s comparison of Awo’s imprisonment to the Bode Georges of PDP, etcetera – Dele Daramola

December 8, 2012

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“Our generation will never see a better Nigeria” – Dele-Daramola in response to Dr. Jonathan, check out this no-one-should-be-spared corruption allegation (5): Newly-minted N2.1b takes long walk at the Mint! Submitted on 2012/12/08 at 3:08 am Shame is not in our DNA but Nigeria seems cursed with shameless leaders who continue to lead because we have […]

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Thanks, but no thanks, Mr. President: Northern Nigeria’s elders refuse Jonathan’s N20m “gift”

August 18, 2012

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Northern Elders Reject President Goodluck Jonathan’s N20million “Gift”-PREMIUM TIMES Posted: June 7, 2012 – 17:30 [From Sahara Reporters]   http://saharareporters.com/news-page/northern-elders-reject-president-goodluck-jonathan%E2%80%99s-n20million-%E2%80%9Cgift%E2%80%9D-premium-times#comment-488509 “Governing” by emotions Submitted by tola adenle on August 18, 2012 – 17:10. Who in the world “advised” President E.G. Jonathan or suggested this-shd-keep-them-silent payout?  If “advised”, why did he not do what his mentor, […]

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A Doctor, His Dame, And Their Dog – Sahara Reporters

August 13, 2012

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By Sonala Olumhense If you have yet to read the New York Times story of Nigeria’s remarkable basketball team to the London Olympics, it is available online. Before I comment on it, here is a question: to whom, exactly, is President Goodluck Jonathan of Nigeria accountable? His answer last week, as he vigorously tried to […]

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Nigerian journalism: Guardian’s Reuben Abati & Co. “interviews” Late President Yar Adua

July 3, 2012

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Of the 3,852 comments when I checked in on the [New Jersey, USA] Gov. Christie’s response to a reporter in a recent online story – a response that shows he is the actual “idiot”: http://news.yahoo.com/christie-calls-reporter-idiot-stupid-press-conference-140949551–abc-news-politics.html the one by “Colin” reminds me of the “I don’t give a damn” response of President E.G. Jonathan to a […]

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Blogs elsewhere – Tola Adenle

June 3, 2012

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Nigeria Will Emerge Stronger By Prince Olagunsoye Oyinlola http://saharareporters.com/press-release/nigeria-will-emerge-stronger-prince-olagunsoye-oyinlola#comment-435881 Mouthing words you neither believe nor practised as governor Submitted by tola adenle on June 2, 2012 – 11:24. This is a cruel joke, retired Brigadier Oyinlola. After using Osun indigenes as ladder for almost two terms that were stolen through the ballot box, you now […]

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Blogs elsewhere – Tola Adenle

May 31, 2012

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DSK must answer Submitted by tola adenle on May 3, 2012 – 11:13. Sahara Reporters DSK spent zillions gathering information to humiliate this young African woman despite his history of sexual assaults on many other women thinking he could get away as he’s always done. Time up, Mr. You have a civil suit on your […]

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A Lagos court nullifies [Nigerian] Police feudal unconstitutional “law” regulating female officers’ personal lives

May 16, 2012

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Blogs Elsewhere Dominick Straus-Khan has a civil suit on his hands [Saharareporters] DSK must answer Submitted by tola adenle on May 3, 2012 – 11:13. DSK spent zillions gathering information to humiliate this young African woman despite his history of sexual assaults on many other women thinking he could get away as he’s always done. […]

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