No $25bn Worth of Contracts Was Awarded in NNPC, Says Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo may have exonerated the Group Managing Director of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation, Dr. Maikanti Baru, over allegations by Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr.…

Osinbajo Rules Out Contesting 2019 Presidential Poll

Nigeria’s Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, who has served as acting president for much of this year, has ruled out contesting for 2019 presidential election. According to REUTERS, Osinbajo said on…

Full Text of Buhari’s August 21 Broadcast

*Below is the full text of President Buhari’s Broadcast on Monday, August 21, 2017 after his return from 104 days medical vacation in London… My dear citizens, I am very…

Buhari Talks to Nation, Says He Was Distressed by Hate Speeches

President Muhammadu Buhari early on Monday in a broadcast to the nation said he was distressed by comments which questioned the continued existence of Nigeria as one entity. “I was…

President Buhari’s Return: A Nation’s Hope Fulfilled, Says Tinubu

By Ibidapo Balogun All Progressives Congress national stalwart, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has expressed joy at the return of President Muhammadu Buhari to the country after his medical vacation in…

FG Transfers Ownership of State House Marina to Lagos

At last, Lagos State may begin to assume ownership of State House, Marina, formerly Dodan Barracks. The Federal and Lagos State governments on Thursday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU)…

Osinbajo Hits Kigali for President Paul Kagame’s Inauguration

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, is at present attending the presidential inauguration of President Paul Kagame of Rwanda, taking place today, August 18, 2017 in Kigali, the country’s capital. The…

Osinbajo Warns Those Making Hate Speech, Says Its Terrorism

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo talked tough on Thursday, warning those engaged in hate speech and divisive talks. He spoke at the National Economic Council National Security Retreat at the State…

I Consulted only Pastor Adeboye, Dolapo Before I Accepted to be VP, Says Osinbajo

Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has said the only two people he consulted before accepting to be vice-president to President Muhammadu Buhari in 2015 were the General Overseer of the…

Osinbajo Denies Labeling Those Seeking Restructuring Job-seekers

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has denied the report that he described those agitating for restructuring as political jobbers. Some online reports had said Osinbajo poured hot water on those calling…