News - Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

FG Praises African Union's Achievements in Tackling Conflicts In the Continent

2 years ago /
Nation 

Nigeria’s vice president Yemi Osinbajo has praised the achievements of the African Union Peace and Security Council in tackling numerous conflicts in the continent. Osinbajo said this while declaring open the African Peace and Security Council retreat in Abuja this Monday....

We Won’t Let Nigerians Down, Says Osinbajo

2 years ago /
Nation 

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has assured Nigerians that the Muhammadu Buhari administration would not let them down inspite of their high expectations. He gave the assurance on Sunday at the 33rd Holy Ghost Convention of the Sword of the Spirit Ministry, Garden of Victory, Old Ife Road, Ibadan. Osinbajo, who was accompanied...

No Ethnic Agenda In Fight Against Corruption - Osinbajo

2 years ago /
Nation  Security 

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo said on Thursday that the battle against corruption by the present administration had no ethnic agenda. He said this when traditional rulers of the Yoruba extraction in Northern Nigeria and Abuja paid him a courtesy visit at the state House. According to him, there is no country in...

President Buhari Orders Single Account Operations

2 years ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered each ministry, department and agency to immediately revert to operating only one account. A statement by the Senior Special Assistant to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on media and publicity, Laolu Akande stated that the measure is to promote transparency and facilitate compliance with sections 80 and...

 

Reverend Ini Ukpuho Commends Federal Government's Efforts On Tackling Boko Haram

2 years ago /
Nation  Religion 

The Nigerian Government has again been commended for its efforts in tackling the Boko Haram insurgents. Reverend Ini Ukpuho of the Presbyterian Church of Nigeria gave the commendation on thursday when he led a delegation of the SYNOD on a courtesy visit to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo. Reverend Ukpuho who is the...

Buhari Urges More Efforts To Re-Unite Displaced Families

2 years ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Abuja directed the Ministry of Special Duties and Inter-Governmental Affairs to intensify efforts to re-unite families scattered in different camps for Internally Displaced Persons. The President, who spoke after being briefed by the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Special Duties, Dr Jamila Shu’ara, particularly...

Osinbajo Comissions Dangote Cement Plant And Coal-Fired Power Plant In Zambia

2 years ago /
International News 

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has commissioned the one point five million tone dangote cement plant and the thirty megawatt coal-fired power plant in Ndola, Zambia. The commissioning of the plants which took place on tuesday was attended by the Zambia President Edgar Chagwa Lungu. The cement plant is expected to produce forty...

V.P Osinbajo Commends Kano Gov’t For Rehabilitating IDPs

2 years ago /
Nation 

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has commended the Kano state government for taking the initiative to assist the Federal Government in rehabilitating people displaced by the Boko Haram insurgency in the North East. He said this when he visited an Internally Displaced Persons camp in Mairire Hotoro area of Kano state. Also, a...

Osinbajo: Present Administration Will Pursue Its “Anti-Corruption” Crusade

2 years ago /
Nation 

Vice president Yemi Osinbajo says the present administration will pursue its anti-corruption crusade to a logical conclusion. Professor Osinbajo made the remark on Wednesday when a delegation of the national union of road transport workers paid him a courtesy visit at the state house....

 

Group Urges President Buhari To Appoint People Of Integrity As Ministers

2 years ago /
Nation 

The National Prayer Movement on Sunday in Abuja urged President Muhammadu Buhari to appoint as ministers only people of integrity and share in his vision of a better Nigeria. This is contained in a statement signed by Mr Gbemiga Olakunle, the General Secretary of the Movement. "The President should look for selfless...

Gov Ahmed Commends President Buhari Over Salary Bailout

2 years ago /
Nation 

Kwara State governor, Dr Abdulfatah Ahmed has commended President Muhammadu Buhari on the recent bailout of all tiers of government, to enable them offset outstanding salaries of workers. The governor said this on Sunday in Ilorin through a statement signed by his chief Press Secretary (CPS), Abdulwahab Oba. He said this bailout...

NEC Raises 4-man Committee To Verify Accruals, Withdrawals From Federation, Excess Crude Accounts

2 years ago /
Nation 

The National Economic Council (NEC) on Monday set up a four-man committee to examine the accruals into and withdrawals from the Federation Account and the Excess Crude Account from 2012 to May 2015. The committee was set up at the 58th meeting of the council, which was re-inaugurated by President Muhammadu...

Days Of Impunity, Fiscal Recklessness Are Over – President Buhari

2 years ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured State Governors that the days of impunity, lack of accountability and fiscal recklessness in the management of national resources are  over in Nigeria. While speaking at a meeting with State Governors in the Presidential Villa, Abuja lately, he vowed that funds stolen  by government officials who...


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