Of Osinbajo, his presidential ambition and the rest of us

May 26, 2022 Gozie Irogboli 0

It is no longer news that Vice-President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo is aspiring to succeed his boss President Muhammadu Buhari as president of the country. His intention to contest for the exalted office proclaimed on April 10, 2022, put paid to months of speculations on the subject. And since then, many of his supporters have gone to town singing his praises Read More

2023 presidency: Pressure group backs Osinbajo

May 24, 2022 Blueprint 0

The presidential ambition of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, yesterday, received a boost following the endorsement by a group known as Creative Youth Builders Assembly (C.Y.P.A). Convener of C.Y.P.A, Patricia Ogah, at a press briefing in Abuja, said the group adopted Prof Osinbajo because of his sterling administrative skills. Ogah described him as a man of excellence with a milk of Read More

Osinbajo’s date with history as Eagle Square beckons

May 24, 2022 Gidado Ibrahim 0

The date is May 29, 2022 when APC stakeholders and party delegates will converge on Eagle Square, Abuja, to choose the party’s flag bearer for the 25 February, 2023 presidential election. Certain permutations and calculations are pointing to the direction of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo to pick the APC presidential ticket. Why do the odds favour the vice president, if Read More

2023: Please vote for me, Osinbajo begs delegates in Osun

May 20, 2022 Lateef Ibrahim 0

The vice president and presidential aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Prof Yemi Osinbajo, Friday, urged Osun state delegates for the presidential primary of the party to vote for him. He said he remains the most experienced and most qualified among the aspirants having served as Vice president and acting president for some time. Speaking at the palace of Read More

2023: Osinbajo seeks Osun delegates’ votes

May 20, 2022 Lateef Ibrahim 0

The vice-president and presidential aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Prof Yemi Osinbajo, on Friday urged Osun state delegates for the presidential primary of the party to vote for him. He said he remains the most experienced and most qualified among the aspirants having served as Vice president and acting president for some time. Speaking at the palace of Read More

Osinbajo in Imo, says ‘a lot still to be done’

May 20, 2022 Blueprint 0

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Friday met with delegates of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Imo state behind closed doors as part of consultations for his 2023 presidential bid. In an interview with newsmen in Owerri shortly after the meeting, the vice-president said the 2023 general elections were crucial to the future of the country. The vice president said Read More

Osinbajo drums support for FIRS digitisation plan

May 19, 2022 Benjamin Umuteme 0

The Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (CITN) has been urged to support the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) in its drive towards full digitalisation of tax administrative processes. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo made this call in his speech at the Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria’s (CITN) 24th Annual Tax Conference held at the International Conference Centre, Abuja. The Read More

2023 Presidency: APC bars journalists as Osinbajo parleys Anambra delegates

May 6, 2022 Okechukwu Onuegbu 0

The All Progressive Congress (APC) on Friday barred journalists in Anambra state from covering the consultative meeting held with the Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo. Osinbajo was in Awka, the state capital, to consult with party delegates and other stakeholders on his ambition to fly the party’s presidential ticket at the 2023 polls. The vice-president, earlier received at the Anambra Read More

2023: Why Osinbajo is most qualified to lead Nigeria – Kwande

April 29, 2022 Mohammed Yangida 0

Elder statesman and a chieftain of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Nasarawa state, Alhaji Musa Liman Kwande, has described Vice President Yemi Osinbajo as the best presidential material for the party in the 2023 general elections. He disclosed this in a media chat with journalists, Thursday, in Lafia the Nasarawa state capital. Liman Kwande believes that Osinbajo is the only Read More

Osinbajo can bail Nigeria out of leadership bondage – Group

April 27, 2022 Bashir Mohammed 0

Kano State Chapter Coordinator, Yemi Osinbajo Loyalists Group, Malam Abdulsalam Uba Jogana has described Vice President Yemi Osinbajo as a personality of impeccable credentials who can steer the affairs of the nation without hiccups if given the mandate in the year 2023 race for the coveted seat of the presidency. In a press statement in Kano, Jogana said from all Read More

Osinbajo can bail Nigeria out of leadership bondage – Group

April 27, 2022 Blueprint 0

Kano State Chapter Coordinator, Yemi Osinbajo Loyalists Group, Malam Abdulsalam Uba Jogana has described Vice President Yemi Osinbajo as a personality of impeccable credentials who can steer the affairs of the nation without hiccups if given the mandate in the year 2023 race for the coveted seat of the presidency. In a press statement in Kano, Jogana said from all Read More

Tinubu vs Osinbajo: End of the road for godfatherism?

April 22, 2022 Blueprint 0

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo’s decision to join the 2023 presidential election, alongside his erstwhile political godfather, has drawn criticisms from some quarters with some people accusing him of betrayal. In this report, KEHINDE OSASONA writes on intrigues that are thrilling the campaigns. These are interesting times as politicians gear up for the primary elections heralding the 2023 general elections with Read More

The Osinbajo declaration, what next?

April 14, 2022 Blueprint 0

Now that Vice President Professor Yemi Osinbajo has declared his intention to run for seat 001 in this country what is the fate of Nigeria and Nigerians? The VP said he will fulfil and complete what his boss, President Muhammadu Buhari started. So where are we heading? Recently, terrorists attacked the Abuja-Kaduna train but the Transportation Minister Rotimi Amaechi declared Read More

Video: I have no son grown enough to challenge me – Tinubu

April 11, 2022 Rosemary Moribirin 0

Former Lagos state governor and one of the frontline presidential aspirants of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has said he has no son grown enough to challenge him to contest for the ticket of the ruling party. Tinubu said this shortly after a meeting with members of the Progressives Governors Forum at the Kebbi State Governor’s Read More

Osinbajo to grace Nasarawa varsity’s 6th convocation, 130 get first class

March 29, 2022 Mohammed Yangida 0

Vice Chancellor Nasarawa state University, Keffi (NSUK) Prof. Suleiman Bala-Mohammed, has said Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo will attend the university’s 6th combined convocation as the special guest of honour. He stated this in a press briefing to mark the 6th combined convocation ceremony and unveiling of university endowment projects in Keffi, Keffi local government area of Nasarawa state on Read More

Osinbajo attends ECOWAS extraordinary summit in Ghana

March 25, 2022 Blueprint 0

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo will depart Lagos on Friday for Accra, Ghana, to represent Nigeria at an Extraordinary Summit of the ECOWAS Authority of Heads of State and Government. Osinbajo’s spokesman, Laolu Akande, in a statement in Abuja, said the summit would focus on the political situation in Mali and other parts of the region. It indicated that the vice-president Read More

2023: Politics, religion and the Osinbajo question

March 24, 2022 Abdulhaleem Ishaq Ringim 0

As much as Nigeria’s intelligentsia despises discussing or even acknowledging the influence of regional and religious sentimentalism in our politics, we all have to agree (not because we approve of it) that campaigns for 2023 general elections are going to tremendously leverage the instrumentality of such sentimentalisms as core campaign strategies. We just have to brace for impact. Farouq Kperogi’s Read More

2023: Buhari-Osinbajo support group endorses Tinubu for president

March 21, 2022 Ahmid Lawal 0

Ahead of the 2023 general elections, a group ‘No Alternative to Buhari-0sinbajo 2019’ has endorsed the former governor of Lagos state, Mr Bola Ahmed Tinubu for president. Tinubu, one of the chieftains of the All Progressives Congress (APC) had officially declared his intention to succeed President Muhammadu Buhari come 2023. The National Coordinator of the group, Mr. Vincent G Uba, Read More

Osinbajo, Tambuwal, others others for Elite Exclusive awards

March 18, 2022 Emeka Nze 0

Vice President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo; wife of the Bayelsa state governor, Mrs. Gloria Douye Diri; Minister for Youth and Sports, Sunday Dare, and a governorship aspirant for the Akwa Ibom state, Pastor Umo Eno, have been nominated to receive the Elite Exclusive Magazine award. The awards ceremony, slated for May 24, 2022, in Abuja, will be part of activities to Read More

Lawan celebrates Osinbajo @65

March 7, 2022 Taiye Odewale 0

The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has felicitated Vice President Yemi Osinbajo ahead of his 65th birthday on Tuesday. Lawan in a congratulatory message in Abuja Monday, joined compatriots across the country to offer best wishes to the Vice President. According to him, it is a thing of joy for the Vice President to be marking the day in Read More

Buhari, Osinbajo, others to grace Nigeria Employers’ Summit May 30

March 4, 2022 Blueprint 0

President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo are expected to grace the maiden edition of the Nigeria Employers’ Summit from May 30 to May 31 in Abuja. The summit is organised by Nigeria Employers’ Consultative Association (NECA). NECA’s Director, Learning and Development/Projects, Mrs. Celine Oni, stated this at a news conference on Friday in Lagos. She said other guests Read More

2023: Adopt Osinbajo as APC consensus candidate, group urges Buhari, stakeholders

A group under the aegis of ‘Save Tomorrow 4 Osinbajo 2023″ has urged President Muhammadu Buhari and stakeholders in the All Progressives Congress (APC) to make Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, consensus candidate of the party. It also requested that the vice president be granted the right of first refusal ahead of the party presidential convention. At a press conference in Read More

2023: Why Tinubu should support Osinbajo – Galadima

February 27, 2022 Blueprint 0

Alhaji Ganiyu Galadima is a chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kwara state. He was the presidential candidate and national chairman of the defunct Allied Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN). In this interview with BODE OLAGOKE, he speaks on the performances of the current administration in Kwara state, Southern presidency among sundry issues. As a chieftain of Read More

Osinbajo is best for Nigeria – IBB

December 24, 2021 Blueprint 0

  Nigeria’s former Military President, General Ibrahim Babangida (IBB) has described Vice-president, Professor Yemi Osibanjo, as the best suitable for 2023 presidency. Babaginda  stated this, Thursday, when Osibanjo Grassroot Organisation visited him in his Uphill Residence in Minna, Niger state capital.  He said Professor Yemi Osibanjo should stay on course, be resilient and contest for Presidency in 2023. “I know the Vice Read More