Wednesday, 6th December 2023


15 May
Africa’s place in economic relations and global politics has continued to attract attention beyond the shores of the continent.
28 Apr
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, will on Friday depart Abuja for Nairobi, where he will participate in the 2023 Mo Ibrahim Governance Weekend (IGW), with the theme “Global Africa.
16 Apr
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, says knowledgeable leadership committed to good governance remains critical to fulfilling Africa’s growth ambitions.
27 Mar
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has described the late retired Lt.-Gen. Oladipo Diya, as a patriot who showed deep love and commitment to Nigeria during and after his service to the military and the nation
16 Mar
Professor Yemi Osinbajo, the Vice-President of the Republic, marked his 66th birthday on March 8. It is his last birthday in office, as his term expires on May 29, when the President-elect, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, would be sworn-in as the 16th ruler of independent Nigeria.
13 Mar
Professor Chidi Odinkalu, a former Chairman of National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), has described Vice President Yemi Osinbajo as the oasis of thoughtful competence who refused to brook privileged lawlessness that characterizes President Muhammadu Buhari’s regime since 2015.
5 Mar
Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo on Sunday in Abuja tasked churches and religious leaders to drive the faithful towards the pursuit of truth and justice.
8 Feb
Osinbajo to commission estate in Ibadan tomorrow
3 Feb
The education of young girls should not just be a top priority, Nigerian children must also be taught the highest standards of honesty, piety, and hard work, to build a healthier, happier and more prosperous society.
12 Dec 2022
In the immediate aftermath of the APC presidential primary early June, many Nigerians had pondered a bit on how the Vice President would be managing the rest of his days in office. Would he keep brooding over the loss or devote more energy to his duties? Will he join the APC campaign or stay aloof…
9 Dec 2022
Nigeria is the best, most natural destination for investment in Africa, and the Socialist Republic of Vietnam can leverage the cherished friendship with Nigeria to gain entry to the vast Nigerian and African markets, said Vice President Yemi Osinbajo. Osinbajo made this assertion at his meeting with Vietnamese President, Nguyen Xuan Phuc, who also expressed…


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Felix Tshisekedi became president of the Democratic Republic of Congo in January 2019 and promised to pacify the east, the scene of decades of militia violence. Nearly five years on, peace in the turbulent region remains elusive, with the security crisis a key issue in December 20 polls in which Tshisekedi is seeking re-election. Here…
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The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) on Tuesday in Ikeja received nine repatriated Nigerians who attempted to stow away to Europe through The Gambia. Comptroller of the NIS at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Ikeja, Mrs Adesola Adesokan, advised Nigerians against stowing away to Europe. Speaking with newsmen on the development, she described stowing away as…
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A nine-year-old boy known as Aiden James-Harrison Smith lost his life after falling through ice on a pond near his family's new home in Waukee, Iowa. The family, who had moved into their dream house just two weeks ago, were unaware of the nearby dangerous water. Aiden, described as a 'curious' and 'kind' boy, went…
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A 3-month-old baby from Alabama has lost its life after being bitten by a family pet described as a 'wolf-hybrid.' The Shelby County Sheriff's Office reported that the incident occurred around 12:54 p.m. on Thursday in Chelsea, prompting a swift response from sheriff's deputies, firefighters, and county animal control officers following a 911 call about…
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Senator Adams Oshiomhole has called on organised Labour to revisit the management of the Contributory Pension Funds. Oshiomhole said this at the 8th Quadrennial National Delegates Conference of the Academic Staff Union of Educational and Associated Institutions (NASU) on Tuesday in Abuja. The theme of the conference was “Trade Unionism in the Era of Economic…
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Concerned Kano residents have faulted the action of the state government on the appointment of a retired permanent secretary Abdullahi Musa as the new Head of Service. Similarly, the residents criticized the alleged reinstatement of another three senior public servants Umar Muhammad Halo, Aminu Shuaibu Rabo, and Ada'u Lawan, who had left the service, back…
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Kogi Governor, Yahaya Bello, on Tuesday announced the establishment of a Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs and Poverty Alleviation. Bello, in a statement issued in Lokoja by his Media Aide, Oogwu Muhammed, made the declaration during the official kick-off of the Federal Government’s Grant for Vulnerable programme under the Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs and Poverty…
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From meditation to spiritual guidance to indigenous hymns, the vibe in the "faith pavilion" at COP28 is a little different to elsewhere at the high-stakes UN climate talks in Dubai. Orthodox priests rub shoulders with Emiratis in flowing white robes and Jewish rabbis in the quiet, air-conditioned calm of the pavilion, the first ever dedicated…
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The Kano State Police Command on Tuesday announced the arrest of 15 suspects and the recovery of 20 stolen vehicles in different parts of the state. This is contained in a statement issued by the command’s Public Relation Officer, SP Abdullahi Kiyawa in Kano. He said that the arrest and recovery of the stolen vehicles…
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The United Arab Emirates on Wednesday extradited a British hedge fund trader accused of massive fraud and money laundering to Denmark to face charges, the official WAM news agency reported. Sanjay Shah, who was arrested in Dubai in June 2022, is wanted over an alleged 1.7 billion euro scam to help companies fraudulently claim Danish…