Archive for: Andrew Azazi

First Lady, Patience Jonathan flown to Germany for medical check-up

First Lady, Patience Jonathan flown to Germany for medical check-up

by Isi Esene First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan has been flown to Germany for medical check-up according to presidency sources. The First Lady had last year been in the European country for an...

 

The real reasons why General Azazi won’t be buried in his country home – Gov Dickson

The late former National Security Adviser Andrew Azazi will be buried in Yenagoa, not his Perentoro-Gbene hometown, Ekeremor Local Government, Bayelsa State, Governor Seriake Dickson has said. Azazi...

 

Simon Kolawole: One burial and six funerals

Simon Kolawole: One burial and six funerals

Beware of Boko Haram this season! It is very predictable that the militants will try to carry out attacks during this festive period. That is a no-brainer. Life is nothing but unpredictable. As...

 

Opinion: Azazi, Yakowa’s deaths: How safe is Goodluck Jonathan?

Opinion: Azazi, Yakowa’s deaths: How safe is Goodluck Jonathan?

by Obinna Akukwe President Goodluck should be careful of his personal safety. This growing irritation and desperation could result in extremist attacks on the life of the nation’s number one...

 

“I was supposed to fly with Azazi, Yakowa” – Gowon (is there anybody who wasn’t?)

“I was supposed to fly with Azazi, Yakowa” – Gowon (is there anybody who wasn’t?)

by Rachel Ogbu Former Head of State Gen. Yakubu Gowon was supposed to be in the helicopter that crashed and killed the Kaduna state governor, Governor Patrick Yakowa and ex-National Security Adviser,...

 

#MoreTestimonies: How I narrowly escaped the ill-fated helicopter – Labaran Maku

#MoreTestimonies: How I narrowly escaped the ill-fated helicopter – Labaran Maku

by Akan Ido Minister of Information, Labaran Maku yesterday revealed how he narrowly escaped being involved in the helicopter crash which killed Kaduna Governor, Patrick Yakowa, former National...

 

Opinion: Last flight to Port-Harcourt: Did Yakowa and co deserve to die?

Opinion: Last flight to Port-Harcourt: Did Yakowa and co deserve to die?

by Ayobami Oyalowo Until there is openness and transparency in our government, rumours, innuendoes and hearsays, will forever reign supreme. In writing this piece, I am well aware that investigations...

 

Duh! “I didn’t travel in crashed helicopter” – Sambo Dasuki, NSA

Duh! “I didn’t travel in crashed helicopter” – Sambo Dasuki, NSA

by Akan Ido The National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki has reportedly denied being involved in the helicopter crash which killed the former NSA, Andrew Azazi and Kaduna Governor, Patrick Yakowa. According...

 

WATCH: #DanaCrash plane “ran out of fuel”

WATCH: #DanaCrash plane “ran out of fuel”

by Akan Ido An aviation expert, Benson Ikponwosa, has attributed the crash of Dana Airline which occurred in June to shortage of fuel. Ikponwosa, who was a guest at the Channels Television breakfast...

 

Opinion: I won’t waste my time mourning Azazi and Yakowa, I have questions to ask

Opinion: I won’t waste my time mourning Azazi and Yakowa, I have questions to ask

by Victoria Ibezim-Ohaeri The chopper went down. Souls perished. Investigations, as usual, have been ordered. Three days mourning have also been declared. And the routine blame and counter-blame...