Osinbajo visits flood disaster areas in Abeokuta, pledges FG immediate assistance
The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, yesterday visited the flood disaster areas in Abeokuta, the state capital to assess the extent of damage. Heavy rain had last Friday claimed 12 lives and also destroyed property worth millions of naira.
FG to assist, compensate victims of Jibia flooding- Osinbajo
The Federal Government, on Tuesday pledged to assist victims of flood disaster in Jibia Local Government Area (LGA) of Katsina state. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, made the pledge when he visited the scene of the disaster to commiserate with the victims in Jibia. “I am here on behalf of President Muhammadu Buhari to commiserate and…
Government still sceptical over AfCTA deal, says Osinbajo
• VP confirms Nigeria’s participation at 2018 IATF • Calls on private sector organs to network The Federal Government has expressed reservations over the signing of the African Continental Trade Agreement (AfCTA) despite promises by President Muhammadu Buhari that he will soon sign the agreement. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, while speaking at the quarterly presidential…
Osinbajo, Mo Abudu in Los Angeles, seek investment for creative industry
EbonyLife TV CEO Mo Abudu has facilitated a closed-door meeting between the Vice-President of Nigeria, Professor Yemi Osinbajo and senior executives from Sony Pictures Television (SPT).
Firm, USNC announce $10m capacity fund for entrepreneurs, start-ups
In a bid to boost the capacity of Africa’s entrepreneurs, Ventures Platform, in partnership with the United States Nigeria Council (USNC), have set-aside $10 million corporate leaders fund aimed at backing proven Nigerian entrepreneurs with domain expertise in building innovative start-ups.
Poor service chiefs!
Despite a presidential appointee’s numerous enviable privileges, there are persons who don’t wish to become one today under President Muhammadu Buhari. A few even pity his aides. This is not because contractors will not build houses or buy cars for them because of the anticorruption stance of the man.
The Vice President must hear this
Sir: The recent hike in the excise duty on alcoholic beverages by the Federal Government is an unfortunate policy with the propensity to put more than 25, 000 direct jobs...
Osinbajo urges automotive industry stakeholders to focus on vehicle financing
The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has called on stakeholders in the automotive industry to pay more attention to vehicle refinancing to advance the sector.The vice president made the call on Tuesday when he received at the Presidential Villa a delegation of International Automotive Investors...
Devolution of power will boost economy, says Osinbajo
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, has said that the devolution of power to states would help to achieve a robust economy in the states, stressing that strong and autonomous states would eradicate poverty. He added that when the judiciary, executive and legislature work assiduously, the synergy would improve the economy. The Vice President, spoke at the…