Osinbajo sings Buga, thrills audience [VIDEO]

November 15, 2022 Rosemary 0

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday spurred the audience at the United Nations World Tourism Organisation global conference in Iganmu, Lagos State, when he sang Kizz Daniel’s hit song, “Buga”. Osinbajo spoke on the theme of the event, ‘Linking Tourism, Culture and Creative Industries: Pathways to Recovery and Improving Development.’ Osinbajo noted that music is a global language that people Read More

Pictures: Osinbajo, Tinubu, others attend Akeredolu mum’s burial

November 12, 2022 Rosemary Moribirin 0

The Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress,(APC), Bola Tinubu, the governor of Lagos state, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, and Ogun state governor, Dapo Abiodun, attended the funeral of the mother of Ondo state governor, Grace Akeredolu at St. Andrews Anglican Church in Owo, Ondo state, Saturday.

Osinbajo lauds Olam Agri’s seeds for future foundation, education grant

October 25, 2022 Suleiman Idris, Lagos 0

Vice President, Professor Yomi Osinbajo has commended the launch of the Seeds for the Future Foundation in Nigeria and the unveiling of an educational grant for first-year students in public tertiary institutions by Olam Agri which is aimed at strengthening opportunities for farmers and communities along its value chain. Professor Osinbajo described the company’s investments in the agricultural sector as Read More

APC campaign list, end of the road for Osinbajo?* by Peter Ojelabi

September 28, 2022 Blueprint 0

It is no news that the All Progressives Congress, APC, 2023 presidential campaign list is out. But the exclusion of the incumbent Vice-president of Nigeria, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, has left many tongues wagging on what has happened to the relationship between Bola Tinubu and Osinbanjo. Osinbanjo, who served as the commissioner for justice under Tinubu as Lagos state governor between Read More

Osinbajo’s novel pideas on climate change

September 7, 2022 Etim Etim 0

In faraway Washington, DC over the weekend, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo propounded new ideas on how best to bring developing nations to contribute adequately to the cause of global net-zero emissions targets, facilitate energy access and development of African countries. Speaking at a lecture on a just and equitable energy transition for Africa at the Center for Global Development, the Read More

Osinbajo, Oni lead others to chart path for sustaining cocoa industry

September 4, 2022 Blueprint 0

The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, and Oni of Ife will lead stakeholders in the agricultural sector to discuss sustainable ways to boost the cocoa industry value chain in the country at the 2022 National Cocoa Festival. The conference, which is organised by the Cocoa Farmers Association of Nigeria, in collaboration with Ondo State Government, CAN, FMARD, FMITI, Harvestfield Industry Read More

Nigeria remains pillar of democracy in West Africa, US VP tells Osinbajo

September 3, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

The United States of America’s Vice President, Kamala Harris, has said that Nigeria remains the pillar of democracy in West Africa. She said this to Nigeria’s Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, during his visit when he led the Federal Government of Nigeria’s delegation to the White House to discuss Nigeria’s Energy Transition Plan on. According to a statement released by her Read More

Happening now: Osinbajo attends first physical FEC meeting after surgery

August 24, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Nigeria’s Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has attended the weekly Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting physically after being absent for several weeks over knee surgery. Blueprint had reported that the Professor of Law underwent thigh surgery at a private hospital in Lagos State. He participated in last week’s FEC meeting virtually. The meeting holding at the Council Chambers of the State Read More

Medical tourism: Why Nigerians should emulate Osinbajo

August 19, 2022 Blueprint 0

The vice-president, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, did what no public officer in his capacity had ever done as far as Nigerians can remember; a step worth celebrating as ELEOJO IDACHABA reports. Nigerians love anything ‘foreign’ not minding the cost implications. This taste ranges from unbridled quest for exotic cars to using communication accessories/mobile phones, education abroad, foreign attire/suites and music; the Read More

Pictures: Osinbajo opens up after surgery

July 25, 2022 Rosemary Moribirin 0

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has expressed his appreciation to Nigerians for their messages and prayers. A statement shared on his verified social media account, Sunday, Osinbajo, also thanked the medical personnel of Duchess Hospital for their efforts. “My deep gratitude to everyone for your get-well wishes and prayers following my surgery,” he wrote. “And special appreciation to the amazing team Read More

Again, doctors give update on Yemi Osinbajo’ s recovery

July 24, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is now “making good progress,” doctors overseeing his condition at the Duchess International Hospital, Ikeja, Lagos, have revealed. This is according to a statement signed by the hospital’s Medical Director, Dr. Adedoyin Dosunmu-Ogunbi, titled ‘Duchess International Hospital, Ikeja gives update on VP Osinbajo’s condition.’ Blueprint had reported that the Ogun-born-politician, successfully underwent a surgical procedure on Read More

Osinbajo’s surgery successful – Presidency

July 17, 2022 Rosemary Moribirin 0

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has undergone a successful surgery to treat recurrent pains in his leg. In a statement signed by the Medical Director, Duchess International Hospital, Ikeja, Adedoyin Dosunmu-Ogunbi, and released by the Spokesperson to the Vice President, Laolu Akande, Saturday, the Vice President is alert and well. Akande said doctors who performed the surgical operation on Osinbajo, to Read More

Breaking: VP Osinbajo hospitalised

July 16, 2022 Rosemary Moribirin 0

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is to undergo surgery on a leg injury. A statement by the spokesperson of the Vice President, Laolu Akande, Saturday, said the surgery became necessary due to recurrent pain in the leg from an injury sustained possibly while playing squash. Akande, on his verified Twitter handle, said: ‘’VP Osinabjo is in the hospital today for a Read More

Osun guber: Osinbajo, Aregbesola shun APC mega rally

July 13, 2022 Rosemary Moribirin 0

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and former Osun state governor, Rauf Aregbesola, were absent at the All Progressives Congress (APC), mega rally for the re-election of Osun state governor, Adegboyega Oyetola, held in Osogbo,Tuesday. The spokesperson of the rally committee, Funke Egbemode, Monday had earlier listed Osinbajo as one of the guests expected at the rally. But the Interior Minister was Read More

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