Okupe dumps PDP for Accord Party

Okupe dumps PDP for Accord Party

A former Senior Special Assistant on Public Affairs to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, Doyin Okupe, says he has formally joined the Accord Party. This comes less than three weeks after he dumped the Peoples Democratic Party. Okupe said this in a Facebook post on Tuesday, adding that he would soon announce his formal entry into the […]

CBN new policy limits national economic growth, development – Okupe

CBN new policy limits national economic growth, development – Okupe

A former senior Special assistant to former President Jonathan Public affairs, Mr. Doyin Okupe has criticized the new Forex policy of the CBN as directed by the federal executive recently. Okupe described the policy as unsustainable and may actually “limit national economic growth and development”. The former assistant said the present salutary effect of shoring […]

Jonathan ordered Dasuki to give me N100m – Okupe

Jonathan ordered Dasuki to give me N100m – Okupe

A former Senior Special Assistant on Public Affairs to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, Dr. Doyin Okupe, says the embattled former National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki (retd.), gave him N100m on the instruction of Jonathan. Okupe, who served as Jonathan’s spokesman from 2012 to 2015, added that he received N10m monthly from Dasuki to pay salaries […]

INVESTIGATION: How Jonathan govt. paid companies linked to Doyin Okupe to hack ‘unfriendly’ websites

INVESTIGATION: How Jonathan govt. paid companies linked to Doyin Okupe to hack ‘unfriendly’ websites

By Ogala Emmanuel Two companies linked to Doyin Okupe, a former media aide to President Goodluck Jonathan, got at least N1.6 billion off the former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki, in three shady cyber security contracts, PREMIUM TIMES investigations have shown. One of the contracts had instructions to hunt down unfriendly media websites with Distributed […]

Okupe: The Error Jonathan, PDP Made was Not Sacking Jega

Okupe: The Error Jonathan, PDP Made was Not Sacking Jega

A former spokesperson to former President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, Dr. Doyin Okupe, on Monday reacted to claims by the Chairman of DAAR Communications, Chief Raymond Dokpesi, that the candidacy of Jonathan was in error. Okupe who took to his Facebook page to react, affirmed that the decision by the  ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to […]

PDP may go into extinction soon – Doyin Okupe

PDP may go into extinction soon – Doyin Okupe

The Senior Special Assistant to former President Goodluck Jonathan on Public Affairs, Dr. Doyin Okupe, says the Peoples Democratic Party may soon die. The former presidential spokesman said the PDP might go into extinction soon except the party undergoes a complete overhaul. Okupe said this in a Facebook post on Thursday. He commended the PDP […]

Okupe’s prediction and the APC

Okupe’s prediction and the APC

When the Senior Special Assistant, Public Affairs to former President Goodluck Jonathan, Dr Doyin Okupe, swore that the All Progressives Congress would not last one year, many Nigerians went after him in anger. Maybe Okupe sowed some seeds that justify what he got, but the medic turned politician saw something that most of us did […]

NDIC moves to recover N34m debt from Okupe

NDIC moves to recover N34m debt from Okupe

The Nigerian Deposit Insurance Corporation has asked a Federal High Court in Lagos to place on the “undefended list” a suit it filed to recover an alleged debt of N34m from the Senior Special Adviser to President Goodluck Jonathan, Dr. Doyin Okupe, and two others. A plaintiff usually applies to put a matter on undefended […]

You can curse me all you want – Doyin Okupe tell Nigerians

........says I've respect for the President elect, General Mohammed Buhari

You can curse me all you want – Doyin Okupe tell Nigerians

By Ehi Ekhator, Naija Center News Dr. Doyin Okupe, the Senior Special Assistant to the Nigerian President on Public Affairs has continuously displayed support for his boss, President Goodluck Jonathan. Okupe who had been attacked by numerous Nigerians over his regular ill statements directed at the President-elect, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, said members of the All […]

North gets it wrong on Tinubu- Okupe

North gets it wrong on Tinubu- Okupe

The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Public Affairs, Dr. Doyin Okupe, on Friday said as far as the forthcoming general elections were concerned, politicians from the Northern part of the country had miscalculated. Presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), a Northerner, is contesting against President Goodluck Jonathan (a […]