Tag Archives: Yemi Osinbajo

Churches Should Assume Responsibility To Promote Peace And Unity In The Country- President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has joined other political leaders to call for church leaders to use their positions to promote peace and unity in the country. He made the call at the opening of the 23rd General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church of Nigeria on Saturday in Calabar. The President who is still in London for…

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IG Writes To Osinbajo, Requests Permission To Search Daura’s House

The Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has written to the Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, seeking permission to search the residence of the sacked Director-General of the Department of State Services, Lawal Daura. The letter was titled, “Interim Investigation Report on Criminal Conspiracy to wit trespass, intimidation and unlawful invasion of National Assembly complex with intent…

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Osinbajo Sacks DSS DG, Daura, Replaces Him With Seiyefa

The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Tuesday sacked the Director-General of the Department of State Services, Lawal Daura and replaced him with the most senior Director in the Department of State Service (DSS), Matthew Seiyefa. According to Punch, a top government official confirmed that Daura was “handed over to law enforcement agents” immediately after his appointment…

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Buhari To Visit London On 10-day Vacation

President Muhammadu Buhari will be travelling to London on Friday, August 3, 2018 for 10 working days. The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, disclosed this information in a statement on Wednesday. He noted that the Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo would stand as the acting President during his travel period.  “President Muhammadu…

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Nigeria On Right Path – Osinbajo Tell Financial Times

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said that the Muhammadu Buhari administration is on the right path in improving Nigeria’s business environment and diversifying the economy. Osinbajo made the submission in an interview with the Financial Times, where he also said that the federal government’s investment in infrastructure would improve local manufacturing capacity. According to a…

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We Have The Capacity To Overcome Our Challenges — Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Sunday declared that Nigeria has the capacity to overcome the many challenges it is facing. He said this while addressing State House Correspondents after a special service to observe the country’s Children’s Day held at the Aso Villa chapel, Abuja. “The truth of the matter is that there are always…

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“I Did Not Beg To Be VP”- Yemi Osinbajo

  On Tuesday night, Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo said he would rather vacate his office as the nation’s Number Two man than compromise his Christian faith. He spoke while responding to questions raised by some Christian leaders at the stakeholders’ meeting held at the new Banquet Hall of the Benue State Government House, Makurdi. At the event,…

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Buhari Approves N10bn For Rehabilitation Of Communities In Benue, Others After Attacks

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved N10Billion (about $34m) for the rehabilitation of communities affected by violent attacks in parts of the country. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, announced the policy initiative Tuesday during his visits to two Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camps in Benue State. Osinbajo, according to a statement by his spokesman, Olaolu Akande,…

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We Shall Continue To Arrest Those Who Stole The Nation’s Money- Osinbajo

The federal government Thursday took a swipe at the critics of the present administration describing them as being corrupt and wanted to reclaim power by all means so as to continue to perpetrate their corrupt acts. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo spoke in Akure at the inauguration of Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (MSME) Clinic. ”The…

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Mubi Bombing: FG Directs Security To Protect Worship Centers, Markets

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has directed security agencies to step up security in Mubi, Adamawa State and its environ, especially public places like worship centers and markets. The directive was contained in a statement signed by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Office of the Vice President, Laolu Akande in…

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