Tag: Laolu Akande

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqFebruary 2, 2019

Just In: Osinbajo speaks after surviving helicopter mishap

The Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo has confirmed that he is safe and sound following a crash his helicopter suffered in ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqNovember 11, 2018

The Big 5: Osinbajo says allegations by House of Reps Committee against him are baseless; A 2nd term for Buhari will eclipse Nigeria – Agbakoba | Other top stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today: The Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo has reacted to a report by ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 14, 2018

Ag. President, Osinbajo orders immediate overhaul and investigation of SARS

Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo has ordered the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, to with immediate effect, overhaul the management ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 7, 2018

BREAKING: Ag. President, Yemi Osinbajo fires DG of DSS

The Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo has ordered a termination of the appointment of the Director-General of the Department Of ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqMay 12, 2018

The Late 5: 18 Year Old Girl killed during Oyo LG Polls, Hamburg SV relegated from the Bundesliga for the first time in 55 years and other stories

Here are the stories that drove the conversation today: Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Saturday left Abuja to attend the ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 1, 2017

It is not true Osinbajo will head FG’s negotation team with ASUU – Akande

There was an earlier report that Vice President Yemi Osinbajo will head the Federal Government’s negotiation team, who would meet ...

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RoqeebahAugust 25, 2017

[The Presidential Blog] Osinbajo finally denies “medical tourism” comments

We sort of predicted this already. When yesterday we learnt that ‘the Vice-President said that medical tourism has cost Nigeria billions ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 18, 2017

Interpreting reasonable communication between Buhari and Osinbajo as teleguiding is “curious” – Akande

Presidential spokesman, Laolu Akande has described has downplayed reports that President Muhammadu Buhari is teleguiding Acting President Yemi Osinbajo from London. As ...

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AzeezAugust 16, 2017

Osinbajo assigns portfolio to two new ministers

Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo has assigned portfolios to two new ministers. The two ministers; Stephen Ocheni (Kogi) and Suleiman Hassan ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 4, 2017

Edwin Clark withdraws ultimatum given to FG

The Pan-Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF) has withdrawn the ultimatum given to the federal government to meet the demands it’s 16-point demand presented ...

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RoqeebahAugust 2, 2017

A thread on what Professor Osinbajo has been up to today and one response that shows how Nigerians miss the point

Acting President, Professor Osinbajo is currently speaking alongside former Head of State, Yakubu Gowon on the importance of ensuring unity ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 28, 2017

Presidency commends Lagos govt over the release of kidnapped Igbonla students

The Presidency has commended the efforts of the Lagos State Government and other stakeholders who ensured the release of the ...

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AzeezJuly 26, 2017

Modular refineries may begin in August – Presidency

The Presidency on Tuesday said the proposed modular refineries might start in August. The Senior Special Assistant to the Acting ...

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RoqeebahJuly 25, 2017

[The Presidential Blog] It’s official! The Presidency, as a unit, is confused

Earlier today, we reported that the Acting President was going to swear-in two new ministers-designate – Stephen Ocheni and Suleiman ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 25, 2017

Osinbajo will be swearing in the ministers tomorrow – Laolu Akande

Yemi Osinbajo’s media aide, Laolu Akande has reiterated that the ministers confirmed by the Senate will be sworn-in tomorrow. He ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 25, 2017

Presidency debunks reports of swearing-in of ministers by Osinbajo

The Presidency has said that reports claiming that Acting President Yemi Osinbajo will confirm two ministerial nominees tomorrow is false. ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 11, 2017

Osinbajo travels to the UK to meet with Buhari

Acting President,Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday departed the country to the UK to meet the ailing president Muhammadu Buhari. The Senior ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiJune 28, 2017

Osinbajo to continue consultations on Nigeria’s unity

The consultations by Acting President Yemi Osinbajo with various segments of the Nigerian society will continue, his media aide, Laolu Akande ...

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RoqeebahJune 1, 2017

[The Presidential Blog] Guess what Osinbajo will be doing in Calabar today

Acting President ‘Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, will visit Cross River State today to commission several milestone projects undertaken by the state ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiJune 1, 2017

2017 budget still under review – Osinbajo’s media aide

The media aide to acting president, Yemi Osinbajo, Laolu Akande, has given an update on the 2017 budget. Using Twitter, ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiMay 30, 2017

Osinbajo signs two laws to ease business for MSMEs

Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, has signed two new laws to aid easy access to affordable credit for Micro, Small and ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiMay 27, 2017

Nigeria has been invited to G7 summit – Laolu Akande

The media aide to Acting president, Yemi Osinbajo, Laolu Akande, has on Saturday announced that Nigeria has been invited to ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiMay 21, 2017

We haven’t decided the fate of Babachir, Oke – Presidency

by Omoleye Omoruyi The Senior Special Assistant to Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Media and Publicity, Mr Laolu Akande, on ...

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AzeezMay 19, 2017

BREAKING: Acting President Osinbajo receives 2017 budget

by Azeez Adeniyi Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has officially received the 2017 budget from the National Assembly. This was disclosed ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiMay 16, 2017

We have served 25m meals to school children – FG

by Omoleye Omoruyi The Federal Government in a statement through the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaApril 12, 2017

Fight against corruption difficult – Osinbajo

by Dolapo Adelana Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday said the Federal Government will not relent in its fight against corruption. According ...

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RoqeebahMarch 24, 2017

[The Presidential Blog] Professor Osinbajo bags another Eastern title in Abia today

We know that the Vice President’s travels around the Niger-Delta and other oil producing regions of the country is serious ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 23, 2017

Just In: Osinbajo pays surprise visit to Lagos Airport, inspects facilities (WATCH)

by Dolapo Adelana Acting President Yemi Osinbajo is currently at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport on an unannounced visit, accordingly ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 19, 2017

Osinbajo represents Nigeria at Adama Barrow’s inauguration (PHOTOS)

by Dolapo Adelana Acting president Yemi Osinbajo represented Nigeria at the Presidential inauguration of Gambia’s president, Adama Barrow in Banjul ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 13, 2017

FG now feeds 1m school children in 7 states daily

The Federal Government has now released enough funds to start the serving of one hot meal a day to more ...

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