N-Power: FG to train 20,000 youths, says Osinbajo
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says the Federal Government has approved the training of 20, 000 youths in various vocations across the country.Osinbajo said this in Enugu on Friday during the inauguration of one of the facilities for the training located at the Anambra Motor Manufacturing Company complex, Emene.
Economic council directs NNPC, others to refund N8tr
The National Economic Council (NEC) has directed the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and other agencies in the country to refund unremitted revenues in the sum of N8trillion (about $21billion) and another...
Osinbajo vows to resign if forced to denounce Christian faith
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says he did not lobby for the position of the vice president and is ready to leave at short notice if he must denounce his Christian faith. Osinbajo made this declaration yesterday at a town hall meeting with Benue stakeholders in Government House, Makurdi over the herdsmen....
Benue killings not product of any planned agenda, says Osinbajo
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has denied claims that the killings in Benue were the outcome of a planned agenda to eliminate the people. Osibajo, who is Benue on a two-day working visit, made the denial on Tuesday during a stakeholders meeting at the Benue People’s Government House, Makurdi. He said the Federal Government was determined…
Osinbajo assures Benue IDPs of early return to their homes
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has assured over 175,000 Internally-Displaced Persons (IDPs) spread in several camps in Benue State occasioned by herdsmen’s attacks of imminent return to their ancestral homes. Besides, he announced that the Federal Government has approved N10 billion for fast rehabilitation of all affected communities in all states of the federation. Osinbajo, who…
Osinbajo seeks Africa-wide collaboration on anti-graft war
Vice President Yemi Osibanjo has called for more collaboration amongst African countries, stressing that it was key to winning the fight against corruption.
Stakeholders task African leader on illegal inflow of funds
Stakeholders have called for combined efforts to stem the illicit movement of money in Africa.
FG targets $1bn from entertainment, creative sector by 2020
The Federal Government at the weekend said it has begun moves to exploit the country’s entertainment as well as the creative industry, which has prospect to rake in at least $1billion by the end of 2020 under the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP).
APC is strong, committed to offering hope to electorate, says Osinbajo
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has described ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) as a strong party that is committed to offering hope to the electorate.He said this while fielding questions from newsmen after the inauguration of President Maada Bio of Sierra Leone on Saturday
Osinbajo attends inauguration of Sierra Leone’s President Bio
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Saturday left Abuja to attend the inauguration of President Julius Bio in Freetown, Sierra Leone. According to a statement by Mr Laolu Akande, the Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity to the Vice President, Osinbanjo is expected to Abuja later in the evening. Bio won the country’s presidential run-off…