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Osinbajo Apologizes To Nigerians As #EndSARS Protests Continue: ‘We Are Sorry’

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has tendered an apology to Nigerians, admitting that the their administration could have “moved faster” in addressing the demands of #EndSARS protesters. This is in the light of Friday night’s candlelight sessions held by thousands of protesters across the country for victims of SARS/police brutality. Taking to Twitter, Osinbajo admitted that the feelings of anger…

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Buhari’s Aide Says Cyber Criminals, Unsuspecting Citizens Are Behind #EndSARS Campaign

Lauretta Onochie, the Personal Assistant to the President on Social Media, has insinuated that protests against the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) were coordinated by internet fraudsters. This is despite a complaint by the Vice-President, Yemi Osinbajo, that the extrajudicial killings by SARS were disheartening. “The President and I have had discussions on this. He…

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Nigeria’s Vice President Yemi Osinbajo Is Now A Grandfather!

The Vice President of Nigeria now has a grandchild! Yemi Osinbajo and his wife Dolapo became grandparents on Monday September 21, as their eldest daughter Oluwadamilola Osinbajo Bakare welcomed a son with her husband Oluseun Bakare. The 63-year old public figure posted on social media a photo of the couple announcing the news. “All glory to GOD! I am now a grand dad! My daughter, Oludamilola…

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Buhari Says Almost 60 Percent Of Nigeria’s Revenues Dropped Amid COVID-19

Amid concerns raised by many Nigerians over increases in the price of fuel and electricity tariffs, President Muhammadu Buhari has opened up about the trying times affecting the government, which according to him is due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Although his remarks were delivered by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, who was attending the start of the first-year Ministerial performance review…

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Nigeria Has Approved N13bn To Kickstart Community Policing

According to multiple reports, over N13bn has been approved by the Federal Government for the take-off of community policing across the country. The news of funding for the initiative which is also part of measures targeted at containing the country’s security situation was made known by the Senior Special Assistant to the Vice President on…

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Vice President Osinbajo Says Fighting Corruption In Nigeria Will Get Tougher

Vice President Professor Yemi Osinbajo, on Tuesday July 14, said the fight against corruption in Nigeria will become more difficult but citizens must continue to stand up and against it. Osinabjo who spoke at Speaking at the 20th-anniversary regional webinar organised by the Independent Corrupt Practices and other offences Commission (ICPC), said the nation must at…

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Yemi Osinbajo Shares Sweet Birthday Message To His Wife, Dolapo Osinbajo

Happy Birthday to former Nigeria’s Vice President wife, Dolapo Osinabjo! Never one to turn down an opportunity to pay tribute to his wife, Prof Yemi Osinbajo took to social media to post a beautiful candid images of him and Mrs. Osinbajo on July 15, for her 53rd birthday. ”Happy Birthday to our best friend… And my darling… brave,…

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Vice President’s Daughter, Kiki Osinbajo Reacts To Journalist’s N800m Investment Claim

Kiki Osinabjo, daughter of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, has reacted to online claims she invested N800m in the Abuja property where she’s running her business in. Jackson Ude, the Former Director of Strategy and Communications under President Goodluck Jonathan administration made the allegations via Twitter on Friday where he stated that Kiki invested N800 million in the property housing her…

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EFCC: Magu Clears Air On Vice President Osinbajo’s N4 Billion Controversy

Ibrahim Magu, the suspended acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has allegedly denied ever giving Vice President Yemi Osinbajo N4 billion. According to The Nation, Magu, who is under investigation by a presidential panel, was said to have made the denial when reacting to claims in the media that he transferred…

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FG Cuts Funding For Purchase Of Non- Essential Official Vehicles

The federal government has cut off funding for non-critical and administrative capital spending, including the purchase of vehicles as part of its plan to lower the cost of governance. In a document titled “What you need to know about the Nigeria Economic Sustainability Plan”, the Special Adviser, Media and Publicity to the President, Femi Adeshina listed eight…

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