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Nigerian Maritime University To Commence Lectures In April – Osinbajo

  The Nigerian Maritime University, Okerenkoko, Delta State, is set to commence the admission of students into the university for the 2017/2018 academic year and start lectures next month. A statement by his (VP) Senior Special Assistant on Media and

Thanks For Being Loyal, Dependable, Buhari Tells Osinbajo At 61

President Muhammadu Buhari has described Vice President Professor Yemi Osinbajo as a loyal and dependable partner in the task of governance and nation-building. He said this in a tweet on Thursday as the Vice President marked his 61st birthday. “Thank

Saraki, Aregbesola Celebrate Osinbajo At 61

  The Senate President, Mr Bukola Saraki and Governor of Osun state, Rauf Aregbesola, have sent birthday greetings to the Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo who turns 61 today (Thrusday). In a tweet, Saraki wrote: “Happy Birthday to our Vice

Herdsmen-Farmers Crisis: Osinbajo Asks Military To Flush Out Culprits

File photo: Yemi Osinbajo The  Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, has called on the military to flush out bandits whose activities have been linked to the farmers-herdsmen crisis. He said that the Federal Government will not impose on any state,

Killings: Reps Condemn Exclusion Of Kaduna, Plateau From Osinbajo Committee’s Visitation List

  As Nigeria grapples with the herdsmen-farmers crisis which has led to the deaths of hundreds of Nigerians, two members of the House of Representatives have faulted the exclusion of Kaduna and Plateau states from the list of states to

Osinbajo Calls For Creation Of State Police

File photo The Vice President professor Yemi Osinbajo has called for the creation of state police amid increasing security challenges in the country. He made the call on Thursday at a National Assembly security summit, as he believes this would help

Osinbajo Arrives In Kano For Talks With Political Parties

File photo The Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, has arrived in Kano state where he will be holding to talks with political parties ahead of the Local Government in the state. Details later… The post Osinbajo Arrives In Kano For

Osinbajo Meets Governors Over Herdsmen/Farmers Crisis

File photo The Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, has held a closed-door meeting with state governors. The aim of the meeting is to address the Farmers/Herdsmen crisis affecting the country. A committee of governors was set up to employ technocrats, traditional

Osinbajo Pays Tribute To ‘Selfless Ekwueme’

File photo More tributes are pouring in for the former Vice President, Alex Ekwueme, who died on November 19, 2017 at a London hospital. The Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Monday, described Ekwueme as a selfless and timeless person who

Buhari’s Govt Committed To Prudence In Spending, Says Osinbajo

File photo: Yemi Osinbajo The Vice president, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, has said that the Buhari-led administration is focused on ensuring that there is prudence in fiscal spending. Prof. Osinbajo made this known in a closed session with Bill Gate and

Osinbajo Seeks Ways To Boost Manufacturing Industry

File photo: Yemi Osinbajo The Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, has begun talks and engagements with international partners and friendly nations seeking ways to boost Nigeria’s manufacturing sector. Prof. Osinbajo made this known during a bilateral meeting with a delegation

Osinbajo Inaugurates National Sanctions Committee

File photo Vice President Professor Yemi Osinbajo on Friday in Abuja inaugurated a National Sanctions Committee that will trace and freeze financial flows of terrorist funds. This according to him, was part of efforts to eliminate terrorism in the country.

Osinbajo Heads NEC Committee On Herdsmen-Famers Crisis, Killings

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo   The National Economic Council has constituted a 10-man working committee to address killings by suspected herdsmen. The committee is headed by Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo and has the governors of Kaduna, Zamfara, Taraba, Benue, Adamawa, Edo,

Osinbajo Condemns Benue Killings, Others

Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinabajo, has condemned the recent killings in Benue state and other parts of the country while warning that no one should politicize the insurgency situation. He made this known on Sunday during the interdenominational service for