Tag Archives: Osinbajo

FG Begins Payment Of N30,000 Grants To 333,000 Artisans In Lagos, Anambra, Kano, Others

As the implementation of the Economic Sustainability Plan progresses, the payment of N30,000 one-time grant to 330,000 artisans across the country is now in progress, the Federal The payments are being made to sets of verified beneficiaries of the Artisan Support Scheme, a track under the MSMEs Survival Fund.In the first stream of payments starting today, beneficiaries are being drawn ...

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Our Police Reform Agenda Is A Game Changer, Osinbajo Tells US Delegation

The plan of both the Federal and State Governments to investigate police brutality and prosecute erring police officers, create new State-based Security and Human Rights Committees, as well as providing compensation to victims of the disbanded Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) and other police units, would be a game-changer in ensuring an end to impunity, according to Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN. ...

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#EndSARS: We’re Sorry, Osinbajo Apologises To Nigerian Youths

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo on Friday apologised to the youths for keeping silent and having not done enough to stop police brutality in the country. This is as #EndSARS protesters held candlelight sessions for victims of SARS/police brutality in several cities like Lagos, Abuja, Port Harcourt, and Ibadan. Osinabjo, in a Twitter thread, via his verified handle @ProfOsinbajo, admitted that the feelings of ...

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How Buhari Govt Is Making Progress In Road Construction Through PPP, Says Osinbajo

By adopting Public Private Partnership’s (PPP) cost-effective measures, the Buhari administration is now delivering 19 road projects across the six geo-political zones in the country totaling 780.15 km, according to Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN. The road projects being undertaken by private companies and now advancing to completion include: a.The reconstruction of Apapa-Oshodi-Oworonshoki-Ojota Road in Lagos State (34 km) by Dangote ...

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Osinbajo To #EndSARS Protesters: We Are Committed To Holistic Police Reforms

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, has said that government is not only committed to full-scale police reform but also ensuring that wrongful acts are duly investigated and prosecuted. The Vice-President gave the assurance when approached by State House correspondents at the Presidential Villa on Monday, just after the President assured Nigerians that “the disbandment of SARS is the first step ...

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Buhari, Osinbajo, Sanwo-Olu, APC Govs Storm Ondo For Akeredolu’s Re-Election Rally

…Akeredolu Good Brand, Deserves Second Term – President  …Vote APC For Continuity Of Good Governance, Vice President, Others Urge Electorate  Ahead of Saturday’s governorship election in Ondo State, President Muhammadu Buhari; Vice President Yemi Osinbajo; chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC’s National Caretaker and Extra-Ordinary Convention Planning Committee and Yobe State Governor, Mai Mala Buni; Chairman, APC National Campaign ...

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Outrage Over SARS Menace

Nigerians don’t know difference between policemen and armed robbers – Osinbajo Inspector-General stops squad from patrols, checkpoints, stop-and-search, others There was outrage across the country on Sunday over the harassment, extortion and extra-judicial killings of innocent Nigerians by operatives of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad, one of the units of the Nigeria Police Force. Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo; the Deputy Senate ...

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Crack In Osinbajo’s Break-Up Sermon

By Casmir Igbokwe Our dear Yemi Osinbajo is not an ordinary Vice-President. He is not just a professor but also a pastor in the Redeemed Christian Church of God. In his sermon at an interdenominational church service to commemorate Nigeria’s 60th Independence Day anniversary penultimate Sunday, he warned that the present cracks in the walls of Nigeria may lead to its ...

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Why Merit Is Crucial To Economic Growth, Says Osinbajo

Nigeria’s desire and pursuit of economic growth and sustainable development is best achieved through the adoption of merit as a national value, according to Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN. The Vice-President made the remarks in a keynote address delivered at the Nigeria Leadership Initiative (NLI) webinar series themed: “A National Conversation on Rebuilding our National Values System”. “Meritocracy is crucial in ...

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