Tag Archives: Osinbajo

Development Of A Nigerian COVID-19 Vaccine Underway — Osinbajo

…says we’re making significant progress in public health sector  Due to the diligent work of Nigeria’s health workers and experts across the nation, the country has expanded its public health response capabilities and is making a progress in the public health sector since after the nation’s first COVID-19 case last year. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, stated this on Friday ...

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FG Releases N6.45 Billion For New Oxygen Plants In 38 Locations Nationwide To Facilitate COVID-19 Treatment

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved N6.45 billion for the setting up of gas plants in 38 locations nationwide in a bid to enhance the treatment of Covid-19 patients who need oxygen. This disclosure emerged at the first National Economic Council meeting of the year presided over by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, with State Governors, Federal Capital Territory Minister, Central ...

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Everything We Do To Grow Economy, Change Lives Depends On Conducive Business Environment — Osinbajo

In a renewed attempt at further deepening the reforms of the nation’s business environment, the Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council, PEBEC, has resolved that CEOs and Heads of some Federal Government regulatory agencies be presented with the outcome of a recent survey that exposes major pitfalls in the operations of the agencies. The Cost of Compliance Report which was presented ...

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Lifting 20 Million Nigerians Out Of Poverty In Next 2 Years Now Within Reach, Says Osinbajo

Following the successful activation of the Economic Sustainability Plan’s (ESP) Cash Transfer scheme aimed at delivering financial support to at least 1 million urban-based households using technology, the Buhari administration’s vision of reducing extreme poverty by lifting at least 20 million Nigerians out of poverty in the next two years is now within reach, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, ...

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COVID-19 Pandemic Opportunity To Improve Health Care Delivery, Says Osinbajo

Just as COVID-19 poses one of humanity’s greatest public health challenges, the pandemic provides an opportunity to ramp up public health infrastructure in Nigeria including the training of required experts even as governments should be doing more in the area of funding, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN. Prof. Osinbajo stated this Thursday at a virtual meeting with top ...

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PIB: We Need To Produce Largest Oil Volumes Possible At Cheaper Costs, Says Osinbajo

Stakeholders in the oil industry need to find and agree on cheaper means of producing oil while also ensuring a more competitive environment that meets the needs and purposes of the Nigerian nation including the largest production volumes possible. This was the view of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, at a virtual meeting on the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) with ...

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Osinbajo Welcomes COVID-19 Research Group’s Report On Likely Prevention & Treatment Drug

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, has welcomed efforts by a team of Nigerian professors and scientists investigating the effectiveness of, and roles that Ivermectin drug can play in the treatment of the Coronavirus disease. The team, which is composed of Nigerian scholars at home and abroad, has also submitted their report on the usefulness of the drug to the World Health Organisation ...

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Nigeria Is Stronger Together, Says Osinbajo

Despite differences in religion, ethnicity, political affiliations, or other diversities, Nigerians of all generations and from all walks of life must endeavour to commit to ensuring Nigeria’s unity, because the nation is stronger together than apart, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN. The Vice President spoke yesterday at the Interdenominational Church Service for the 2021 Armed Forces Remembrance Day ...

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Osinbajo Welcomes Microsoft’s Offer To Support Nigeria’s Economic Sustainability Plan

Just as global technology giants including Google Inc., HUAWEI, and top social networking company, Facebook, another international tech heavyweight, Microsoft Corporation, has disclosed plans to partner with the Federal Government for the benefit of the Nigerian people, especially young people. Specifically, Microsoft is now offering support for the Digital Transformation pillar of the Federal Government’s Economic Sustainability Plan. This will ...

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FG, Cement Manufacturers Agree On Discount Charge For ESP 300,000 Social Housing Units

As part of its determination to ensure the success of the Social Housing scheme where the Buhari administration will construct 300,000 houses under the Economic Sustainability Plan (ESP), for low income earning Nigerians, cement manufacturers have agreed with the Federal Government to charge discount price. Making the disclosure over the weekend while visiting the completed model houses in Dei Dei ...

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