• Dependence on importation not good for Nigeria – Abdulsalami

    Dependence on importation not good for Nigeria – Abdulsalami

    A former Military Head of State, General Abdulsalami Abubakar (retd.), says overdependence on importation is not good for Nigeria.

    Abubakar spoke on Saturday in Nnewi, Anambra State, while inaugurating some projects for some private firms.

    He expressed optimism that the entrepreneurial spirit of Nnewi businessmen in the state had the potential to grow the country’s economy.

    He stressed that any country dependent on importation was doomed.

    Abubakar, during a tour of some factories in Nnewi, commended the entrepreneurial spirit of Chickason Group, Innoson Motors […]

  • Abdulsalami Abubakar ignored my father’s health till he died — Abiola’s son

    Abdulsalami Abubakar ignored my father’s health till he died — Abiola’s son

    Jamiu Abiola, one of the sons of late Chief MKO Abiola, the acclaimed winner of the annulled June 12, 1993 presidential election, has said the late former military Head of State, Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar (retd.), allegedly refused to release his father from incarceration when his health was failing.

    He also said some Nigerians would have made a hero out of Abdulsalami’s predecessor, the late Gen. Sani Abacha, who incarcerated Abiola till his (Abacha’s) death, if he was alive today.

    Abiola’s son said […]