Why technology is crucial to inclusion, by Muga
Technology is crucial to development, especially when the need comes up to drive inclusion and connectivity. When you talk about financial inclusion, from the human perspective...
Government unveils pilot livestock plan for 10 states
The Federal Government yesterday announced moves to create 94 ranches in 10 pilot states under the National Livestock Implementation Plan.
Eid-el-Fitri holiday stalls FEC meeting today, Buhari to sign Appropriation Bill
The regular Wednesday meeting of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) usually presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari in the Presidential Villa, Abuja will not hold today, the presidency has said.
Ekiti 2018 : Osinbajo, Tinubu, Oyegun lead party chieftains for Fayemi election
Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday, led creme de la creme in the All Progressives Congress, (APC) to Ekiti to kick start the campaign for the candidate of the party in the July 14 gubernatorial election, Dr Kayode Fayemi.
Osinbajo stresses need for dispute resolution mechanism
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has stressed the need for a strong and effective dispute resolution mechanism for economic growth and investment in Africa.Osinbajo, represented by Senior Special Adviser to the President on Trade and Investment, Dr. Jumoke Oduwole...
Osinbajo visits Edo, says governemnt tackling unemployment crisis
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday said the Federal Government was taking the unemployment crisis in the country more serious. Consequently, the President Muhammadu Buhari administration, according to him, had introduced what he called trader-money initiative to assist the poorest of traders as well as check the nation’s poverty and unemployment rate. Speaking yesterday in Benin…
June 12 not Democracy Day yet, clarifies AGF
The declaration of June 12 as a public holiday was a mere statement of desire by President Muhammadu Buhari, said Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation (AGF), Abubakar Malami.
Clerics hold church service for Osinbajo over missed air crash
Representatives of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN) and senior pastors from the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) yesterday gathered at Aso Rock to offer thanks to God for saving Vice President Yemi Osinbajo from an helicopter crash. The nation’s number two citizen narrowly escaped death last Thursday after…
Osinbajo tasks African countries on zero-oil revenue
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has urged African countries to build a diversified economy that can survive without proceeds from oil and gas. He made the call during the extraordinary session of ministers of the African Petroleum Producers Organisation (APPO) in Abuja, yesterday. Osinbajo, who declared the event open, noted that without collaboration, investments that can…
Osinbajo visits Ajimobi, gets talking drum present
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, yesterday, visited Oyo State Governor Abiola Ajimobi at the Oyo State Governor’s Office in Ibadan. According to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), Osinbajo arrived the Governor’s Office at 3.20pm, in company with the state Commissioner of Police, Mr. Abiodun Odude, and the State Director of the Department of State Services (DSS), Mr.…