Osinbajo denies suspension of Trader Moni

Vice-President Professor Yemi Osinbajo has denied the rumored suspension of the  Trader Moni scheme- an empowerment scheme designed to provide funds for petty traders and artisans in Nigeria, following the reelection of President Buhari. Laolu Akande, the Vice President’s media aide made the disclosure on Wednesday, saying the government has continued giving the loans since […]

Osinbajo chairs audit committee for FG’s policies, programmes and projects

President Muhammadu Buhari has inaugurated an audit committee for the policies, programmes and projects of the Federal Government under his administration. A statement from the Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation stated this on Tuesday. The committee is headed by the Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, while the Chief of Staff […]

Reps planning to impeach Osinbajo, lawmaker alleges

A member of the House of Representatives, Johnson Agbonayinma, ‎representing Egor/Ikpoba-Okha Federal Constituency, Edo State, has alleged that some members ‎have been collating signatures with the aim of impeaching Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo. He made the allegation while addressing journalists in Abuja on Tuesday saying the move is not unconnected with the NEMA allegation. Agbonayinma said, […]

Osinbajo learning ‘shaku shaku’ ahead of 2019 election campaign

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo revealed over the weekend that he has been learning the ‘shaku shaku’ dance ahead of the 2019 general election. Speaking at the launch of five books written by Funmilayo Braithwaite in Abuja, Osinbajo said as a tongue-in-cheek comment that learning a popular dance move ahead of the 2019 elections will come in […]

2019 Election: Osinbajo praises young aspirants for their courage

Vice President Professor Yemi Osinbajo has commended the courage of young aspirants for their desire to contribute to nation building in their various constituencies through active politics. He said it was important to encourage young people to participate at all levels of the party as they are important to the development of the country. Osinbajo […]

Acting president Osinbajo assures Nigerians of a credible 2019 election

Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo says Nigerians the present administration is committed to delivering free, fair and credible elections next year. Osinabjo, who was represented by the Special Adviser on Political Affairs to the President, Babafemi Ojudu, at the Annual Nigeria Political Parties Summit organised by the Political Parties Leadership and Policy Development Centre of […]

Acting President Osinbajo Sacks DSS Director General, Lawal Daura

The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, has announced the sack of Director-General of the Department of State Service, Lawal Daura. Osinbajo’s spokesman, Laolu Akande, disclosed Daura’s sacking on his Twitter handle, @akandeoj. He wrote, “AgP Yemi Osinbajo has directed the termination of the appointment of the DG of the DSS, Mr. Lawal Musa Daura. “Mr. Daura […]

SARS To Undergo Reform According To Osinbajo

Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo has revealed that President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the review of the operations, working strategies and total overhaul of the Special Anti Robbery Squad, popularly known as SARS. He made this known while responding to question raised by one of the participants at the Oyo State edition of the Youth […]

FG to work with illegal oil refiners – Osinbajo

In what could be tagged as a change in policy, Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo has suggested that the Federal Government will work with illegal oil refiners instead of engaging in a war on their refineries. When speaking on a visit to Rivers Osinbajo claimed that the government needs to work with illegal refiners in a bid to […]

Video: President Buhari’s Inauguration Speech

May 29th 2015 marks an important day in Nigeria’s history. It is the first time that as a country Nigerians are watching a new president being sworn in ahead of an incumbent. With President’s Buhari’s government comes large expectations, watch our new president’s inaugural speech. Video Credits: Channels Television