Tag Archives: Prof Yemi Osinbajo

Osinbajo, Lawan, Tinubu At Osoba’s Book Launch…Pix

Photo Caption: From left—Senate President, Ahmed Lawan; Vice President, Professor  Yemi Osinbajo; Oba of Lagos, Rilwan Akinlolu; former Head of State, Abdusalami Abubakar; his wife Fatia; former Ogun State Governors wife, Derin Osoba; former Ogun State Governor, Aremo Olusegun Osoba; Deputy Speaker, Ahmed Idris Wase and All Progressives Congress, National Leader, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, during the book lunch of the …

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Buhari, Osinbajo Sworn In For Second Term

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President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo have been sworn in for a second term in office on Wednesday in Abuja. The Oath of Office was administered around 10.15 am by the acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Tanko Mohammed. President Buhari was on February 27, declared the winner of February 23 presidential elections by the Independent National Electoral Commission. …

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I Have Not Resigned — Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has debunked the rumour of his alleged resignation as the Vice President of the country. On his verified Twitter handle, Professor Osinbajo said, “Misleading/FAKE news is on the rise especially in this season when Nigerians will make a choice about who will govern them for the next four years. I have not resigned! I remain committed …

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Osinbajo: Nigerian Banks Have To Reform To Survive What Is Coming

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Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo says there is a need to reform Nigerian banks for them to meet up with the inevitability of the Fintech revolution. Speaking at the ongoing first ever Africa Investment Forum in Johannesburg on Thursday, the Osinbajo said there are no plans to take the banks’ lunch, but the banks have to reform to survive. He said the …

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Nigerians Spend $8B Annually On Importation Of Vehicles

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Nigerians spent about 8 billion dollars annually  on importation of vehicles, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said.  Osinbajo, who was represented by the Director-General, National Automotive Design and Development Council, Jelani Aliyu, disclosed this at the 19th Abuja Motor Fair on Tuesday. “The government is fully committed to industrialisation and the mining sector to enable it create direct and indirect jobs …

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Osinbajo: When I Want To Sack Someone Corrupt, Religious Leaders Call Me Not To

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Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo says whenever he wants to sack a public official that has been found to be corrupt, he gets many calls from religious and political leaders not to do so. Speaking on at 24th Nigerian Economic Summit plenary on corruption and rule of law, in Abuja on Monday, the vice-president said the Nigerian elite are often times in …

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Photo News: Acting President Yemi Osinbajo Presides Over Federal Executive Council Meeting

Photo Caption: From Left; Minister of Sports and Youth Development, Mr. Solomon Dalong; Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun and the Minister of State for Agriculture and Rural Development, Senator Heineken Lokpobiri, during the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting presided over by Acting President Yemi Osinbajo at the Aso Chambers, State House, Abuja, on Wednesday, 8th August, 2018.  Advertisement

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Acting President Osinbajo Sacks DSS Boss, Lawal Daura

The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, has sacked the Director-General of the Department of State Service, Lawal Daura. Osinbajo’s spokesman, Laolu Akande, disclosed this on his Twitter handle, @akandeoj. Advertisement He wrote, “AgP Yemi Osinbajo has directed the termination of the appointment of the DG of the DSS, Mr. Lawal Musa Daura.”

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Nigeria’s Tax Revenue Grew By 51% In 2017 – Osinbajo

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Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, Nigeria Vice President, on Thursday said that the country’s tax revenue has increased to 51 per cent in 2017. Osinbajo made the disclosure at the FT Nigeria Summit on “Dispelling Uncertainty and Building Resilience’’ in Lagos. He said that the 51 per cent growth year- on-year was due to aggressive tax policies introduced by the Federal Government. …

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