Osinbajo, Kachikwu, NNPC’s GMD Baru meet over cash-call venture
Kachikwu told State House Correspondents after the meeting that government had indicated interest to leave the programme over alleged perennial abuse in funding upstream oil and gas joint venture operations with international oil companies in the country.
WACOT India Rice Mill employs 3,500 persons in Nigeria
Delivering his speech at the commencement of its new Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), the General Manager, Corporate Affairs of the Tropical General Investment, Sadiq Kassim, disclosed that the factory was the first phase of WACOT’s rice milling plan.
African leaders, Dangote move to change continent’s economic narrative
African business and political leaders have expressed optimism of using the Afrochampions Initiative to change the continent’s socio-economic narrative through a consensus on seven key issues ranging from regional and continental integration to global representation.
$25b NNPC contracts not awarded, presidency insists
Laolu Akande said no contracts were awarded by the NNPC based on the memo of the Petroleum Resources Minister of State, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu to President Muhammadu Buhari, even though the impression has been maliciously created in the past few weeks.
Osinbajo, Aregbsola, Ambode, Sultan, others for Ooni’s 43rd birthday symposium
Olafare continued: “Kabiyesi has designed this symposium to be held yearly where great leaders, who have made impacts in the society, will motivationally be interacting with the people who look up to them.
Osinbajo, Elemelu, Dangote others seek business growth in Africa
Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote, and founder, Tony Elumelu Foundation, Tony Elumelu, were among prominent Africans that yesterday, unanimously agreed that entrepreneurship will create the needed jobs, increase the Gross Domestic Products.....
Osinbajo wants alumni, private sector support for education
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said there is urgent need for alumni and private sector support for tertiary education in Nigeria, as government alone cannot fully fund universities.
Government vows to make restiveness in Niger Delta History
Nigeria's Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, at the weekend in Asaba, Delta State, said efforts are being made by Federal Government to ensure that violence and restiveness in the oil producing Niger Delta region remain a thing of the past.
Osinbajo disowns aide’s statement on NNPC crisis
Amid the management crisis in the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), it was confusion yesterday as Vice President Yemi Osinbajo said he did not approve contracts but loans for the the organisation.
Osinbajo inaugurates N120b road project in Rivers
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has inaugurated the 40-kilometre N120 billion Bonny-Bodo Road with an assurance to the people of the Niger Delta that they would benefit maximally from the wealth that comes from their land.
Government to implement margin of preference to encourage local production
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday disclosed a plan to implement the margin of preference policy to favour locally made products.He disclosed this at the 23rd Nigeria Economic Summit Group (NES23) in Abuja, under the theme: “Opportunities, Productivity and Employment.”