Osinbajo’s support group congratulates Tinubu, hails members’ resilience

June 12, 2022 Editorial IV 0

A notable political group, Osinbajo Support Movement (OSM) has congratulated former governor of Lagos state for emerging the presidential flag bearer of All Progressives Congress (APC) ahead of 2023 general elections. The group in a statement signed by its convener Mr. Badmus Olawale also known as Liberty on behalf of OSM National Working Committee on Sunday commended members for remaining Read More

Tinubu pays surprise visit to Osinbajo, day after APC presidential primary

The presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu Thursday night paid a surprise visit to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo at his Aguda House Residence, Presidential Villa, Abuja. Tinubu was accompanied by Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos Lagos.  He was received by the Vice President and the Senator representing Kano South Senatorial District Mr Kabir Gaya, Read More

Presidency: Osinbajo refuses to step down for Tinubu, as Nwajiuba stays away

June 8, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, has defied all manners of pressures from political leaders, especially from the South-west for him to step down for the former Lagos state governor Bola Ahmed Tinubu. While one of the presidential aspirants, Felix Nicolas  stepped down for the Vice President, seven other aspirants stepped down for Bola Ahmed Tinubu. Those that withdrawn their ambition in Read More

Picture: Osinbajo’s popcorn stand emerges at APC special convention

June 7, 2022 Editorial II 0

A popular popcorn stand named after Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has been situation inside Eagles Square, venue of the ongoing All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential primary. Osinbajo is one of the APC presidential aspirants. Pop corn and Ice cream were associated with Osinbajo few days ago after Kasim Shettima, an ally to another presidential asaspirant Asiwaju Ahmed Tinubu.

Osinbajo leads Atiku in IPRO’s poll

June 6, 2022 Ahmid Lawal, Abuja 0

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has been voted as the number one choice of Nigerians in the 2023 presidential elections, according to the analysis of a recent nationwide survey by the International Political and Research Organisation (IPRO) to determine who the Nigerian citizen would prefer as their president in 2023. In the poll carried out by the IPRO, only two presidential Read More

APC presidential ticket : Fayemi denies stepping down for Osinbajo, says he’s favourably positioned

June 3, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

A leading presidential aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Governor of Ekiti state, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has debunked insinuations in some quarters that he may be asked to step down for a particular aspirant. The governor said he is favourably positioned and have backing of the real stakeholders in the party ahead of the presidential primary election to Read More

TVC makes u-turn, quickly deletes Twitter poll after Osinbajo toppled Tinubu

June 3, 2022 Editor 0

A privately-owned television station, Television Continental (TVC), tried to beat a quick retreat to delete its own polls, when it became obvious that current Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, dusted National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), in the opinion poll it conducted on Twitter. The poll centred on who would carry the day, eventually at the primaries of the Read More

Presidency: Osinbajo has no plan to step down for Tinubu – TPP

May 22, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Ahead of the presidential primary election of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), the umbrella body of all groups rooting for the Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, under the platform of The Progressive Project (TPP) has denied a viral video indicating that their principal was planning to step down for Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu. In the viral video released Sunday by Read More

2023: I’ll double my prayer for you, Dahiru tells Osinbajo

May 12, 2022 Abdulrahman Zakariyau 0

Ahead of next year’s election, a renowned Islamic scholar and leader of the Tijjaniya sect, Sheikh Dahiru Usman Bauchi, has said he will double his prayer for Vice President Yemi Osinbajo. The revered Islamic cleric received the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential aspirant in Bauchi, saying he will cherish the visit for a long time. He said: “I have been Read More

How Buhari’s administration is fixing Nigeria’s security challenges – Osinbajo

In addition to implementing socio-economic measures for the benefit of the Nigerian people and national development, the President Muhammadu Buhari administration has taken important steps to re-engineer the country’s security architecture, and the fruits of that are imminent, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN. Prof. Osinbajo stated this on Friday in Awka, Anambra State while speaking with delegates of Read More

2023 presidency: Some ex-presidents behind Osinbajo’s ambition – Senator Gaya

April 21, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Former Kano state governor and chairman Senate committee on Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Kabiru Kaya, has revealed that some former Presidents of Nigeria are among those supporting the presidential ambition of the Vice President Yemi Osinbajo. Gaya also revealed that one of the support groups under the umbrella of The Progressive Project (TPP) has expressed the readiness to procure Read More

Senator Abba-Aji to Tinubu: Osinbajo ‘ll win APC ticket, emerge President

April 11, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

An Arewa elder and former Special Adviser on National Assembly Matters to two former Presidents, Senator Muhammed Abba Aji, has declared that Vice President Yemi Osinbajo will clinch the presidential ticket of his party, the All Progressives Congress (APC) and eventually win the general election. The former senator said among the array of presidential aspirants, Professor Osinbajo “is objectively the Read More

APC presidential ticket: Osinbajo not my son – Tinubu

April 11, 2022 Bode Olagoke 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 contest the ticket of the ruling party with him. Tinubu, who met behind a closed-door with some governors of the party to seek support and encouragement Monday in Abuja, said Read More

The vice presidency is incurable frustration

March 29, 2022 Eric Teniola 0

Mistrust is always inherent in the relationship between the president and the vice-president. Even if they deny it, it is constantly there. The office of the vice president is generally considered to be the graveyard of political careers. It is a lonely office. It is also a miserable office. The name vice means “in place of”. It typically serves as Read More

Happening now: Osinbajo storms Abeokuta, meets Obasanjo amidst 2023 speculations

March 28, 2022 Hakeem Adegbenro, Abeokuta 0

Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, Monday met with former President, Olusegun Obasanjo at his his residence, in Abeokuta, the Ogun state capital. Osinbajo is in the Ogun state capital for a high-level dialogue organised by the Coalition for Dialogue on Africa (CoDA). The dialogue tagged, ‘West Africa: Rising To The Challenge Of Consolidating Democratic Governance’, is to hold at the Read More

Openness earned Balogun throne of Olubadan – Osinbajo *Atiku, govs, others grace occasion

March 11, 2022 Blueprint 0

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Friday said the openness and large heart of the new Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba (Dr.) Olalekan Balogun, earned him the throne. Osinbajo, in his remarks at the installation of Balogun, as the 42nd Olubadan of Ibadanland, also prophesied that the reign of the traditional ruler would witness greatness. “He was better prepared for the throne, Read More

Happening now: Osinbajo dresses in Ijaw attire, storms Bayelsa

February 19, 2022 Editor 0

Nigeria’s Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is currently in Bayelsa state to flag-off a construction project. He sensationally left the nation’s capital Abuja in an Ijaw attire. This was disclosed by his media aide Laolu Akande on Saturday. Akande wrote, “VP Osinbajo is visiting Bayelsa State today to, among others, flag off construction of the Angiama-Oporoma Bridge. He will also pay Read More

2023: Tricycle owners back Osinbajo for President

February 16, 2022 Editorial IV 0

The tricycle Owners Association of Nigeria (TOAN) has thrown their full weight behind Vice President Yemi Osinbajo for the 2023 presidential elections. The association pledged their support for the Osinbajo presidency when the Osinbajo Support Movement (OSM) paid a courtesy visit to the leadership of the association in their office in Gwarinpa, Abuja. The OSM delegation led by its national Read More

Diri’s 2nd anniversary: Osinbajo, Jonathan, Ayu, others flag off projects

February 7, 2022 Joy Emmanuel 0

Bayelsa state is agog ahead of activities marking the second anniversary in office of Governor Douye Diri. Governor Diri will be two years in office on February 14 but the anniversary activities commences today, Monday, February 7. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, former President Goodluck Jonathan, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governors and the party’s national chairman, Senator Iyorchia Ayu, are among Read More

Osinbajo, Gowon, Jonathan, others attend Shonekan’s funeral

February 4, 2022 Blueprint 0

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, former Head of State Yakubu Gowon, and former President Goodluck Jonathan on Friday in Lagos attended a State Funeral Service for Chief Ernest Shonekan. Shonekan, who served as the Head of Interim National Government from August 26, 1993 to November 17, 1993, died in Lagos on January 11 at the age of 85. Gowon was accompanied Read More

Expect reduction in bandits’ attacks, Osibanjo tells Nigerians

January 31, 2022 Hamidu Sabo 0

Vice President Professor Yemi Osinbajo has assured the people of Katsina state to expect reduction in the activities of bandits in the state and the country at large now that the bandits have been declared as terrorists. He said this when he visited the Katsina emirate on Sunday after condolence greeting to Alhaji Dahiru Mangal, the business Mogul who lost Read More

People-oriented health system key to Buhari’s vision for growth – Osinbajo

January 28, 2022 Abdullahi M. Gulloma 0

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN,has urged members of the Health Sector Reform Committee set up by President Muhammadu Buhari to brace up for the task ahead, noting that a modern, and people-oriented healthcare is fundamental to the vision for the country’s growth and development. Prof. Osinbajo stated this Thursday in his address at the inauguration of the committee, drawn from Read More

Osinbajo to judiciary: Reverse negative perception on justice delivery

January 26, 2022 Kehinde Osasona 0

Vice President Osinbajo has urged stakeholders in the judiciary sector to work hard in reversing the negative perception about justice delivery in the country. In the same vein, Osinbajo stressed the need for the transformation of judiciary in the country, calling for creation of a benchmark in the salaries of judicial officers and that of the legislators, explaining that it Read More