Osinbajo, Ambode headline Akinwunmi’s book launch
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State will on Thursday, September 27, lead other eminent Nigerians to the launch of Skin for Skin: The Prima Garnet Story, a book written by the chief executive of Prima Garnet Group, Lolu Akinwunmi. Scheduled to coincide with his 60th birthday, the book launch will…
Peace is attainable despite threat, says Osinbajo
Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has said peace is attainable in the country if more pragmatic steps could be adopted. Osinbajo, speaking at a lecture organised by the Lagos State Citizens Mediation Centre (CMC) to mark the 2018 International Day of Peace, said alternative dispute resolution enhances peace.
Still on restructuring
As advocates of restructuring I believe the Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo is on our side. He talks about fiscal restructuring. For instance, he says VAT should be a work and eat formula and so should belong to states where they are incurred rather than the federal.
Osinbajo presides over special meeting on minimum wage
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday presided over the Economic Management Team (EMT) meeting meant to discuss the controversial issue of minimum wage.
Restructuring Nigeria: I stand halfway with Atiku
Recently, it was reported that Vice President Yemi Osinbajo had a different view from former Vice President Atiku Abubakar concerning the type of restructuring that Nigeria needed. While Osinbajo only wanted fiscal restructuring, Atiku wanted both fiscal and geographical restructuring.
Osinbajo to attend Anglican Communion meeting in Minna
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has been scheduled to be Special Guest of Honour at the opening ceremony of the 2018 standing committee meeting of the Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion) holding in Minna, the Niger State capital.
The road to meaningful restructuring
Restructuring is not an end in itself. There are fundamental matters that must be addressed as dispassionately espoused by renowned human rights campaigner and good governance advocate...
Osinbajo eulogises late Smart Adeyemi’s wife at funeral service
Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo has asked Smart Adeyemi and the congregation who gathered at the Cathedral church of Saint Paul, Iyara for the funeral service of the late wife of the Senator not to mourn but rejoice because she has fought the good fight. Professor Osibajo who was speaking yesterday at the funeral service of…
Osinbajo graces Malami’s daughter’s wedding in Birnin Kebbi
Birnin Kebbi, the Kebbi State capital, was a beehive last Saturday, as Vice President Yemi Osinbajo attended the wedding Fathia of Zakiyya, daughter of the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister for Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN). The wedding between Zakiyya and Saifullahi Gishiri held at the palace of the Emir of Gwandu, Alhaji Muhammadu…
Osinbajo cautions on dangers of population explosion in Nigeria
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday cautioned on the need to avoid what he described as a time bomb posed by population explosion in Nigeria, saying urgent steps should be taken to nip it in the bud.He said the country must act fast to build an economy that would support its budding population....
Why presidential order failed to rid Apapa of traffic gridlock
Traffic gridlock has intensified two months after Vice President Yemi Osinbajo gave an order to free up access road to the ports in Lagos State. Road users told The Guardian the order didn’t go far because the security and traffic management personnel in charge were inefficient and corrupt.