Over 6 Million Illegal Weapons In Circulation Across Nigeria – Abdulsalami

1 week ago Dammylink 0
A former Military Head of State, Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar (retd), has raised an alarm over the proliferation of weapons in the country, saying an estimated six million arms are circulating illegally. Abubakar, who is also the chairman of the National Peace Commitee (NPC) raised the alarm at a dialogue session of the committee with key Read More

Nigerians Still Owe Jonathan For Conceding Defeat In 2015, Says Abdulsalami

2 years ago Ogunsuyi Roland 0
A former military ruler, Abdulsalam Abubakar, has suggested that ex-president Goodluck Jonathan has not been given enough credit for conceding defeat after the 2015 presidential election. Mr Jonathan in 2015 became Nigeria’s first incumbent president to lose re-election. He promptly accepted defeat to incumbent President Muhammadu Buhari and congratulated him. Mr Abubakar’s stance is contained Read More

Insecurity: There Is Anger In The Land – Abdulsalami Tells Buhari

2 years ago Victor Adeola 0
Former Head of State and Chairman of Abdulsalami Abubakar Institute for Peace and Sustainable Development, Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar (rtd), yesterday warned of dire consequences for Nigeria if the federal government failed to quell what he described as “anger in the land.” Speaking against the backdrop of the worsening insecurity in the country occasioned by the Read More

Abdulsalami, Myself Saved Obasanjo From Being Removed As President – Gowon

2 years ago Dammylink 0
A former Head of State, Gen Yakubu Gowon, said on Saturday he and another ex-Head of State, Gen Abdulsalami Abubakar, were among key figures who stopped former President Olusegun Obasanjo’s impeachment by the National Assembly in 2007. Gowon said Obasanjo was able to complete his tenure because he and other prominent Nigerians convinced then-Speaker, House Read More

We Have Presented Atiku’s Grievances To President Buhari – Abdulsalami

2 years ago adaku 0
The National Peace Committee, led by former military Head of State, General Abdulsalami Abubakar, has said that it members have met President Muhammadu Buhari, and presented to him, the grievances of People’s Democratic Party candidate, Atiku Abubakar, his major challenger in the recently-concluded presidential election. Atiku had disagreed with the result as announced by the Read More

BREAKING: Nigeria Situation Is Bad, Don’t Worsen It – Abdusalami Warns Buhari, Atiku

2 years ago Fashanu 0
The Chairman of the National Peace Committee and former Head of State, Abdusalami Abubakar, on Wednesday warned presidential candidates participating in Saturday’s election against doing anything that will “make a bad situation worse”. The ex-military ruler stated this while delivering a remark at the signing of a peace accord at the International Conference Centre (ICC) Read More

Goodluck Jonathan Saved Nigeria From Political Crisis – Abdulsalami Abubakar

2 years ago ezekiel 0
A former Nigerian military head of state, Abdulsalami Abubakar, said on Thursday that by accepting defeat in 2015, ex-Nigerian president, Goodluck Jonathan, saved the country from political crises. Mr Abubakar spoke at a one-day peace conference organised by the Goodluck Jonathan Foundation, with the theme “Peaceful Elections and National Development.” Dignitaries at the event include Read More

2019: Nigeria Not Stranger To Electoral Violence – Gen. Abdulsalami

2 years ago adaku 0
Former head of state, Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar (retd), on Thursday, said although Nigeria is not a stranger to electoral violence, he however, cautioned politicians against inciting violence during the general election. FG partner for violence free elections He urged all political gladiators in the country to ensure that peace reigns in the country and that Read More

Saraki meets Abdulsalami, Obasanjo [PHOTOS]

3 years ago Dammylink 0
The Senate President, Bukola Saraki on Thursday met with former President Olusegun Obasanjo. Saraki, a Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Presidential aspirant met with Obasanjo in Ghana, during the burial ceremony of deceased former United Nations Secretary General, Koffi Annan. The Senate President also met with former Military Head of State, Abdulsalami Abubakar. Disclosing this in Read More