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Yinka Odumakin: I helped Governor el-Rufai submit Amina Zakari’s CV to Presidency

Afenifere spokesman and activist, Mr. Yinka Odumakin, says contrary to reports, it was Governor Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna State and not President Muhammadu Buhari that recommended Amina Zakari as a nominee for an appointment at the Independent National Electoral Commission.
President Muhammadu Buhari has lauded Nigerians for curbing excessive taste for foreign products, which has positioned the country for food self-sufficiency, and resulted into savings of over $21 billion.

[email protected]: Why we love this President

“That’s him, that’s him,” the two old women, wrinkled and bent with age, exclaimed. You could see wonderment and fulfillment in their eyes. And as if on cue, they both began to cry.

Tunde Bakare blasts servile pastors

The Senior Pastor of Latter Rain Assembly, Dr Tunde Bakare, has taken a swipe at his fellow men in the collars for not speaking truth to authority and sycophantic behaviors.

Tunde Bakare: Religious leaders visit Muhammadu Buhari just to take photographs

Senior Pastor of the Latter Rain Assembly, Dr. Tunde Bakare, has said that Nigerians must speak truth to power and put aside what he called the culture of hypocrisy.

Tunde Bakare seeks presidential order on restructuring

The Convener of Save Nigeria Group, Pastor Tunde Bakare, told President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday to proclaim an executive order urgently to facilitate national reconciliation, reintegration and restructuring.

Tunde Bakare: Atiku Abubakar’s emergence means it will be Eagle vs Eagle

The Convener of Save Nigeria Group (SNG), Pastor Tunde Bakare, on Sunday congratulated Alhaji Atiku Abubakar on his emergence as the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate.
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The 6th annual AMVCA, which was held on Saturday at the Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos began with a red carpet at 4 p.m.

Pastor Bakare: Nigeria on a collision course again

The Serving Overseer of the Latter Rain Assembly (LRA), Pastor Tunde Bakare, has raised the alarm that Nigeria was on another collision course, stressing that he worked with former President Goodluck Jonathan and President Muhammadu Buhari to ensure that the country did not disintegrate in 2015.
4 President Muhammadu Buhari receives Pastor Tunde Bakare and Executive Secretary, Christian Pilgrims Commission, Tor Uja and Chairman of National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, Abdullahi Mukhtar Muhammed during an audience at the State House in Abuja.

Pastor Bakare: I met President Buhari for sending high profile delegation to my mum’s...

The Overseer of the Latter Rain Assembly, Pastor Tunde Bakare, yesterday in Abuja said he met with President Muhammadu Buhari in the Presidential Villa to thank him for dispatching a high profile delegation to the funeral of his mother penultimate weekend.

Pastor Bakare, Kemi Adeosun didn’t meet with President Buhari – Presidency

The Presidency has said stories with insinuations are making the rounds that Pastor Tunde Bakare of Latter Rain Assembly and Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, met together with President Muhammadu Buhari at State House, Abuja, Friday, is far from the truth.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday met behind closed door with the Leader of Latter Rain Assembly, Pastor Tunde Bakare, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja

Pastor Bakare in closed door meeting with President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday met behind closed door with the Leader of Latter Rain Assembly, Pastor Tunde Bakare, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
VP Yemi Osinbajo; Pastor Tunde Bakare and wife during the Funeral Service.

Pastor Bakare: I’ll definitely miss my mother

The Senior Pastor, Latter Rain Assembly, Ogba, Lagos, Tunde Bakare, was emotional on Saturday at the funeral of his late mother, Abigail Eebudola Bakare, saying, “I will definitely miss my mother greatly.”
VP Yemi Osinbajo; Pastor Tunde Bakare and wife during the Funeral Service.

In Pictures: VP Osinbajo attends funeral service of Pastor Bakare’s mum

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, attends the Funeral Service of Pastor Tunde Bakare’s mum, Mama Abigail Eebudola Bakare earlier today, Saturday, 30, June in Abeokuta.

2019: Ex-President Obasanjo under pressure to support Atiku Abubakar’s presidential bid

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo is under pressure from close friends and political allies to support his erstwhile deputy, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, in his presidential bid, according to a report.
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2019: Ex-President Obasanjo hold talks with Afenifere, other Yoruba leaders in Lagos

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, Saturday, held a closed door meeting with some Yoruba leaders including leaders of the socio-political organisation, Afenifere, to discuss ways of moving Yoruba land and the country forward.

Kola Abiola: Ex-President Jonathan thrice rejected GCFR for MKO Abiola

Former President Goodluck Jonathan thrice rebuffed suggestions he bestow the Grand Commander of the Order of the Federal Republic honour on Chief MKO Abiola.

Video: Pastor Bakare on MKO Abiola and national honour in 2016

During a service at the Latter Rain Assembly in September 2016, Tunde Bakare, senior pastor of the church, urged the federal government to honour MKO Abiola.

President Buhari commiserates with Pastor Bakare over mother’s demise

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday commiserated with his former running mate, Pastor Tunde Bakare, on the demise of his mother, Abigail.

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