Tag: Yemi Osinbajo

COVID-19: Nigerian Government issues palliatives for MSMEs

The Federal Government has issued a set of palliatives to help MSMEs wade through the current economic fallouts of the COVID-19 pandemic. According to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, these palliatives reflect the Buhari administration’s determination to support MSMEs and the priority the Federal Government places on small businesses. The[Read More…]

Easter: Osinbajo Preaches For Aso Villa Chapel Online

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Sunday in Abuja preached for the Aso Villa Chapel Online Resurrection Sunday in commemoration of 2020 Easter. The online service was in accordance with Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) protocol on physical distancing as Nigeria battles to contain the spread of the pandemic COVID-19.[Read More…]

The convoy of Nigeria’s Vice President was involved in an accident in Abuja

The convoy of the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, was involved in an accident in Abuja on Friday. And a police escort rider attached to Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, died in the accident. In a statement by the Senior Special Assistant to the Vice President on Media and Publicity, Laolu Akande,[Read More…]

Nigeria is blessed with all the human resources needed to solve most of her problems – Vice President Osibanjo

The Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo (SAN), has noted that Nigeria is blessed with all the human resources needed to solve most of her problems. The Vice President who stated this when he received a delegation from the West African College of Surgeons (WACS), in his office in the Presidential[Read More…]

Yemi Osinbajo wants elites to raise their voices loud enough in matters of national concern

There is the need for Nigeria’s policy elites to raise their voices loud enough in matters of national concern and public discourse, especially regarding issues of national unity, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN. According to Prof. Osinbajo, while politicians will be in office for a time, the policy[Read More…]

Wole Soyinka Centre Postpones award to Vice President Osibanjo over DSS Crackdown

The Wole Soyinka Centre for Investigative Journalism has postponed the presentation of the award to Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo. According to a statement signed by Motunrayo Alaka, Chief Executive Officer of the Centre, the decision was reached following the rearrest of Omoleye Sowore, Publisher of SaharaReporters, on Friday, by operatives of the[Read More…]

Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo Presides over NEC

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Thursday presided over the monthly National Economic Council (NEC) meeting at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Nigeria’s Constitution provides that the vice president is the Chairman of NEC. The council meeting is held monthly to deliberate on the coordination of the economic planning efforts and economic[Read More…]

How NEMA DG, Maihaja Embezzled N33bn Emergency Fund- And The Indictment of Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo

….. Reps indict Osinbajo, Panel seeks dismissal, prosecution of NEMA DG over fraud, corruption   In contravention of constitutional provisions, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo illegally approved the release of the sum of N5, 865, 671, 939.26 in June 2017 from the Consolidated Revenue Fund Account which was mismanaged by the[Read More…]

Osinbajo Says He Did Not Beg To Be Nigeria’s Vice-President

Yemi Osinbajo says he did not beg to be Vice-President and that he is prepared to leave the position “at short notice”. Osinbajo said he is not a politician and he will not fail to “stand up for my faith” when the need arises. The vice-president said this on Tuesday[Read More…]

Nigeria’s Buhari Seeks Re-election in 2019

“President Muhammadu Buhari has just officially announced his intention to seek re-election in 2019.” This was the simple statement released by the President’s Personal Assistant on New Media Engagement, Bashir Ahmad. Buhari made the declaration on Monday morning (today) at the ongoing National Executive Committee meeting of the ruling All[Read More…]