FG urged to do more on police reforms
Following the directive made by the Acting President Yemi Osibanjo to overhaul the Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS) of the Nigeria Police, stakeholders have urged the federal government to comprehensively overhaul the entire system.
Nigeria Twitter Reacts To Order To "Overhaul" SARS
Nigeria twitter has reacted to the immediate “overhaul’ of Nigerian police’s special anti-robbery squad (SARS) by acting president Yemi Osinbajo. The directive came after months of street and social media protests against the police unit which has, over the years, become synonymous with brutality and wanton arrest. Nigerians have been reacting to the news since…
Saraki praises Osinbajo's reaction to DSS Invasion
Nigeria's Senate President, Bukola Saraki Wednesday praised the acting President, Yemi Osibanjo's decisive response towards the Tuesday National Assembly siege. Osinbajo sacked the director-general of the country’s secret service, Lawal Musa Daura following the service’s operatives blockade of the National Assembly and described the siege as a gross violation of the constitutional order "I thank…
Osinbajo, Wabote Woo US Investors For Nigerian Oil Sector
Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo and Executive Secretary of the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), Simbi Wabote have urged United States based Information Communication Technology (ICT) companies to invest in the Nigerian oil and gas sector. A statement by the supervisor, Media and Publicity of NCDMB, Obinna Ezeobi, yesterday quoted the duo as making…
Osinbajo, others to boost awareness on depression
Vice President Yemi Osibanjo has pledged to support awareness campaign on depression as a mental illness. He spoke through his representative and spokesman, Mr. Laolu Akande, at City Hall, Lagos at the public presentation of a book, Dust to Dew, written by Mrs. Betty Irabor. “The vice president has promised to support and partner with…
‘Osinbajo’s visit to Kogi would open up viable enterprises’
The Special Adviser to the Vice President on Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME), Tola Johnson, has said the visit of Professor Yemi Osibanjo to Kogi State would open up opportunities for viable enterprises to spring up.
VP Yemi Osinbajo's Daughter Set To Tie The Knot With Muslim Billionaire's Son
In the spirit of Valentine, Nigeria's Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, took to Twitter to announce the engagement of his daughter, Oludamilola, to Hajia Bola Muinat Shagaya's son, Oluseun Bakare, this morning. https://twitter.com/ProfOsinbajo/status/963686756171337728 The spokesman for the Vice President, Laolu Akande, said Oluwaseun Bakare, though of Muslim parentage, is not a Muslim and like Osinbajo,…
Focus more on poverty eradication, financial inclusion, Osibanjo tells development banks
Osibanjo, represented by the Minister of Industry, Trade and Investments, Dr. Okechukwu Enelamah, said this at a forum of CEOs of Association of African Development Finance Institutions in Abuja.
Osinbajo names elite, graft, tribalism, others as nation’s real enemies
Vice President Yemi Osibanjo has identified the elites corruption, tribalism, religion and other parochial interests as the real enemies to the nation’s quest for peace, unity and development.