Reduce drastically cost of governance or face economic debacle, says Clark
On Friday, 19th June 2020, the nation’s no. 2 citizens, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, GCON, responding to a statement made by former Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, and the immediate past Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi
Local production suffers contraction, fuels unemployment concerns
Affirming the Bretton Woods institutions’ concerns about recession, the latest Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) for the manufacturing sector has continued to reflect the sector’s weaknesses as regards production, new orders, and employment levels.
Osinbajo, NASS leadership confer on planned hike on electricity tariff
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday at the Presidential Villa, Abuja met with Senate President, Ahmed Lawan and Speaker, House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, over the proposed increase in electricity tariff.
Synergy critical in managing Nigeria’s border –Osinbajo
Osinbajo’s spokesman, Laolu Akande, in a statement on Monday in Abuja, said the vice president spoke at the virtual presentation of the research report of the National Defence College Course 28.
Halting slide into higher unemployment, poverty levels
When Vice President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo announced that about 39.4 million Nigerians, or 33.6 per cent of Nigeria’s population may be left without jobs by the end of 2020, if the country failed to take proactive measures, many experts and employers acknowledged that the reality had just dawned on the leaders and limits of propaganda reached.
Osibanjo's economic committee recommends suspension of NYSC camps
The Economic Sustainability Committee (ESC) led by Nigeria vice president Yemi Osinbajo has recommended the suspension of orientation camp exercises of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) for two years. “The immediate focus in the Education sector is to address the disruptions caused by the pandemic and ensuing social distancing measures at all levels of…
39.4m people may lose jobs to COVID-19, Osinbajo panel warns
From the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo-led Committee on Economic Sustainability Plan came warning that about 39.4 million people might be unemployed by the end of 2020, if the government failed to take preemptive measures.
Buhari receives Economic Sustainability Committee Report
President Muhammadu Buhari has received the report of the Economic Sustainability Committee (ESC) with a pledge that the Federal Government will continue to implement measures meant to safeguard the economy.