Crowd prevents Buhari from making remarks
The unprecedented and uncontrollable crowd at the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential campaign rally held, yesterday, at the Rwang Pam...
Osinbajo in closed-door meeting with Christian leaders in Benin
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Saturday in Benin held a closed door meeting with Christian leaders upon his arrival to inaugurate the Trader Moni scheme and other engagements in the state.
FG targets five million jobs in $1.1b agric programme
The Federal Government is planning to create about five million jobs for Nigerians with the launch of 'The Green Imperative' agricultural mechanization programme with a $1.1 billion loan from the Brazilian government.
What Buhari/Osinbajo town hall appearance reveals
It was a town hall type media programme sponsored by MacArthur Foundation in collaboration with Nigerian Television Authority (NTA). In the words of President Muhammadu Buhari, it was taken for granted that not only Nigerians, but also “the world was watching.
‘Why we are supporting MSMEs with various intervention schemes’
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, has said Micro, Small, Medium Enterprises (MSMEs), are the most important business component for economic growth and there should be supported for growth, Osinbajo said this at the weekend while launching the MSME clinic in Minna, Niger. “The MSME clinic is a response to the fact that we recognise that MSMEs…
The wily ways of fake news
The British Broadcasting Corporation, BBC, in continuation of its campaign train against the pernicious phenomenon of fake news, berthed in Abuja last week to stage the Nigerian leg of the conference. Tagged “Nigeria 2019: Countering Fake News,” the conference was aimed at how to prevent the distortion of facts in the media during and after…
FG unveils code of corporate governance for 2019
The Federal Government has formally unveiled the nation’s code of corporate governance for 2019. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, who unveiled the code yesterday in Abuja, assured Nigerians that its full implementation would promote corporate success and economic growth, lower cost of capital and help minimize wastage and corruption in the country. He said that with…
Osinbajo promises Lagos more federal presence
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has pledged federal government’s commitment to build more infrastructure in Lagos State, if the All Progressives Congress (APC) wins the February 16 presidential elections.
Osinbajo and failed relocation orders to oil majors, Apapa trucks
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has fallen into the same category of politicians. At least two of the promises or orders he made last year are yet to be fulfilled. The first was the order he gave to international oil companies to immediately relocate their headquarters...