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Photo News: Acting President Osinbajo Hosts Outgoing Spain Ambassador Sebastian de Erice

  H.E. Alfonso Barnuevo Sebastian de Erice, outgoing Ambassador of Spain, H.E. Acting President Yemi Osinbajo SAN and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr Geoffrey Onyeama The outgoing Ambassador of Spain, H.E. Alfonso Barnuevo Sebastian de Erice paid a visit to Acting President Yemi Osinbajo SAN in his office, State House The visit which served as…

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Governor Okorocha to Run for President if 10Million Nigerians Endorse Him & Buhari Doesn’t Re-Contest

Imo state Governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha, has revealed that he would be contesting the 2019 presidential election but on two conditions. They are: if President Muhammadu Buhari declines to seek a re-election and if 10 million Nigerians endorse him. Okorocha gave the statement in Owerri, the Imo State capital, when he addressed a youth delegation…

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Osinbajo, Borno Governor, Service Chiefs Meet Behind Closed Doors

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo met behind closed doors with the Borno State governor, Kashim Shettima and service chiefs at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The meeting started at about 6:00 p.m. at the Vice President’s conference room. Those at the meeting included the Minister of Defense, Mansur Dan-Ali, Chief of Defence Staff, Lt. Gen. Gabriel Abayomi Olonishakin, the Chief…

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“Nigerians Should Understand How Buhari ‘Prefers to do Things'” – Presidential Media SA Adesina

The Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, on Monday stated that Nigerians should have understood the way Buhari “prefers to do things” having spent two years in office. Adesina, who spoke when he featured on a Channels Television programme, Sunrise Daily, categorically called on Nigerians to take his principal…

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Suspension: Only the President Can Remove Me, NHIS Boss Tells Minister

The Executive Secretary of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), Usman Yusuf, has told Health Minister Isaac Adewole that he is not proceeding on suspension as directed by the Minister. Yusuf insisted that the Minister lacks the power to discipline him and that only the president “by virtue of the NHIS Act particularly section 4…

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Ekiti Lawmaker Gets Suspended After Demanding for Fayose’s Resignation

A member of the Ekiti State House of Assembly Gboyega Aribisogan has been suspended for demanding the resignation of the Ekiti State Governor Ayodele Fayose. The lawmaker, representing Ikole 1, had accused Fayose of usurping the power of the Speaker, Kolawole Oluwawole, Punch reports. Speaking to journalists, the lawmaker said he made these demands in his capacity as the Minority Leader, having…

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How Osinbajo Jetted Off to London Last Night to Visit Buhari| Exclusive Photos & Video

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday left Nigeria for London, United Kingdom, where he is scheduled to meet with President Muhammadu Buhari. Buhari left the country on May 7 for follow up consultation with his doctors in London where he is currently receiving medical treatment. He had in a communication to the two Chambers of…

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Osinbajo Returns to Abuja, Keeps Mum on Last Night’s Meeting with Buhari in London

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has returned to Abuja, Nigeria’s capital after visiting President Muhammadu Buhari in London Tuesday night. Spokesman Laolu Akande, announced Osinbajo’s arrival in a tweet this morning.  He said the acting President will be presiding over a Federal Executive Council meeting at 11am today. It means the briefing promised about the visit…

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