Tag Archives: Osinbajo

Osinbajo presides over FEC meeting

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo presided over the federal executive council (FEC) meeting on Wednesday. Osinbajo has been the one chairing the meeting in the last three weeks, but this is the first meeting he will do so since President Muhammadu Buhari handed over to him on Sunday. Advertisement

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Nigeria’ll soon take over digital space – Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday said that with the recent involvement of the government in the promotion of technology, the country would soon take over the digital space the way it did in the music, film and entertainment industry. Osinbajo, who said this in Abuja during the presentation of N756.3m grant to 81 young Nigerian innovators as part of …

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Buhari is alive-Presidential spokespersons

Dayo Emmanuel The Presidency Saturday night has debunked rumour making the rounds that President Muhammadu Buhari is experiencing an unstable health condition that could cause his death in London. Reacting to the rumour, Presidential Spokesman, Femi Adesina via Twitter appreciated those wishing the President well. “Best wishes to all who wish PMB well. As for those who carry evil rumours, …

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Osinbajo to act as Buhari proceeds on working leave

Dayo Emmanuel Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is to act as President while the President  Muhammadu Buhari proceeds on leave. The leave, a 10 day vacation beginning from Monday January 23  ends on Monday February 6, 2017. In a letter read on the floor of the Upper House by the President of the Senate Dr. Bukola Saraki during plenary today, the …

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Nigerian recession: Massive food production to the rescue?

Nigerian recession: Massive food production to the rescue? Dayo Emmanuel     As the US Dollar continues to gain against the Nigerian currency, the Naira, the effects on local goods and services are becoming unbearable for the common man. The exchange rates now standing between N485 and N500 for a Dollar in the last few days has been responsible for …

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Crude oil: Nigeria loses N18bn daily

Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo has confirmed that the country loses 1 million barrels of crude oil per day. Activities of the militants in the Niger Delta region of the country is responsible for the loss which is costing the challenged economy about $43m daily. Osinbajo who spoke at the maiden quarterly business forum organised by members of the organised …

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