INTERVIEWING PRESIDENT BUHARI

By Reuben Abati. I have been privileged to interview quite a number of world leaders in the course of my journalism career. These include President Olusegun Obasanjo, President Ketumile Masire of Botswana, President Umaru Musa Yar’Adua, Commonwealth Secretary General Shridath Ramphal, UN Secretary General Kofi Annan etc..not to talk of holding the microphone across the world in the presence of countless Presidents in my then capacity as President Goodluck Jonathan’s spokesperson. But no other encounter held as much memory and nostalgic feelings for me as my return to the Aso…

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IBB LADIES UNVEIL EVENTS IN THE JUNE-AUGUST CYCLE

Ladies section of the IBB International Golf and Country Club has got everybody in the club and the sport community looking toward a June-August full with lots of action and fun. wAn address by Lady Captain, MaryRose Richard-Obioha, revealed the women have lined up events for June to August cycle to engage and entertain players, sponsors and the golfing community. Four major events have been packaged for the three-month period in the interest of the organiser, sponsors, participants and fans. CRAZY GOLF TOURNAMENT – JUNE 19 First of events is…

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VICTOR ADOJI COMMENDS GOV. UDOM EMMANUEL AS IBOM AIR GETS TWO NEW AIRCRAFTS

Victor Alewo Adoji, a former governorship aspirant in Kogi State, has commended the Akwa Ibom State governor, Mr. Udom Emmanuel, on the acquisition of two new aircraft, Airbus A220 series, a new addition to the fleet of Ibom Airline. The state government took delivery of the new aircraft on Sunday. Ibom Air, which is wholly owned by the Akwa Ibom State Government, now has seven aircraft in its fleet. In a chat with THE WITNESS, on Tuesday, Adoji said, “I want to commend the Akwa Ibom State government led by…

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OHUABUNWA, KEYAMO, BABAEKO FOR YES INTERNATIONAL! MAGAZINE’S 10TH ANNIVERSARY LECTURE

All is now set for the 10th anniversary lecture of one of Nigeria’s most respected celebrity journals – YES INTERNATIONAL! Magazine. Slated for Saturday, June 19, 2021, this year’s event, unlike the previous ones, will hold virtually. Mr. Steve Babaeko, MD/CEO of X3M Ideas, one of Nigeria’s leading advertising agencies, is the guest speaker. He will be speaking on the topic, Running A Successful Business In Nigeria – My Experience. Mazi Sam Ohuabunwa, a former MD/Chairman of Pfizer/Neimeth Pharmaceuticals, is going to be the chairman while Chief Festus Keyamo, SAN,…

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T.B. JOSHUA TO BE BURIED NEXT MONTH IN LAGOS

The Synagogue of All Nations, SCOAN in conjunction with the Joshua family, have announced the burial of the man in the Synagogue, Prophet Temitope Balogun Joshua. Prophet TB Joshua died suddenly on June 5, 2021, just a few days to his 58th birthday. According to the statement, Prophet Joshua will be laid to rest at his Synagogue church during a week-long funeral programme which will hold from July 5th to 11th, 2021. The announcement made on Monday by the church, has dashed the hopes of the late Prophet’s kinsmen in…

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