2023: Osinbajo, Lawan, Amaechi in full support of Tinubu – Adamu 

October 20, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Senator Abdullahi Adamu, has said that all the presidential aspirants who contested the party’s ticket alongside Bola Ahmed Tinubu have now declared support for him. The APC national chairman, however, challenged the media to meet the said presidential aspirants to hear directly from them. Speaking during an interactive session with newsmen Read More

Pictures: Osinbajo commissions Nigeria Governors’ Forum Secretariat complex

September 30, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

The new Nigeria Governors’ Forum Secretariat complex in Abuja has been commissioned by Vice president Yemi Osinbajo. Osinbajo on behalf of President Muhammadu Buhari commissioned the complex. Taking to his verified Twitter handle, Osinbajo shared some pictures from the inauguration on Friday. He tweeted, “I had the pleasure of commissioning the new secretariat of the Nigerian Governors Forum on behalf Read More

2023: Osinbajo missing as APC names Amaechi, Saraki, others in 422-member Presidential Campaign Council

September 24, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Tinubu Osinbajo missing as APC names Amaechi Saraki others in 422 member Presidential Campaign Council The All Progressives Congress (APC) has constituted its Presidential Campaign Council (PCC) for the 2023 candidate of the party, Bola Tinubu. The former Lagos helmsman and co-founder of the party clinched the presidential ticket in June at a convention in Abuja. The council list, which Read More

The way forward on Nigeria’s healthcare delivery

September 9, 2022 Carl Umegboro 0

In a civilised clime, this wouldn’t stir interest but in Nigeria where public officeholders largely manifest adversely in contrast to public interest, it should. Recently, the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, underwent a leg surgery in a hospital in home-country. It was a departure from the flawed status quo. Over the years, at any slight ailment, people in authority fly abroad Read More

2023: Osinbajo, Ameachi, Lawan, other APC presidential aspirants shun reconciliation meeting 

August 31, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The crisis rocking the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has taken another dimension as major presidential aspirants who contested against the presidential candidate of the party, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Wednesday snubbed a well publicised reconciliation meeting slated for Abuja. Tinubu had defeated former Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi; Vice President Yemi Osibanjo and 12 others to clinch the sole Read More

Breaking: Osinbajo, Ameachi, Lawan, 19 other APC presidential aspirants to meet in Abuja over Tinubu

August 25, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

As part of efforts to rally support for the presidential candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2023 general election, all the presidential aspirants of the ruling party are slated to meet in Abuja, next week. The meeting is coming barely three months after some of them went head-to-head at the primary for the presidential ticket of Read More

Osinbajo: Changing the narrative of medical tourism

July 28, 2022 Blueprint 0

No doubt, the issue of curbing medical tourism has featured prominently in national discourse over the years.Estimates indicate that Nigeria loses between one billion to two billion dollars annually in capital flight to medical tourism, while over 40,000 Nigerian doctors are practising in the Diaspora.Admittedly, stakeholders agree that medical tourism has made objectionable inroads in Nigeria’s resources and also contributed Read More

Osinbajo’s medical patriotism

July 24, 2022 Blueprint 0

Vice President Yemi Osibanjo recently had surgery on account of a recurrent pain in the leg sustained while playing squash. The surgical operation was successful and he is fast recovering as stated by his spokesperson, Laolu Akande. However, the decision Professor Osibanjo to patronise our hospital for the operation instead of flying abroad has become the topic of discussion among Read More

Poor Nigerians and the Duchess treatment

July 24, 2022 Prince Charles Dickson 0

The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, at the weekend insisted on using Nigerian hospital and medical experts for the surgical operation to correct a fracture on his right femur despite the advice of his doctors for him to go abroad for the operation. It was supposed to be an achievement and one that we need to commend him for and Read More

Breaking: Osinbajo undergoes surgery over reoccurring leg pain

July 16, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo is currently at the hospital for a surgical procedure over pain in his leg. Laolu Akande, spokesman to the vice-president, disclosed this on Saturday. According to Akande, Osinbajo’s surgery is “on account of a recurrent leg pain in the leg possibly sustained from an injury while playing squash”. The spokesman, however, did not name the hospital where Read More

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