Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, yesterday, emphasised the need to thoroughly investigate deep causes of the chaos that led to the destruction of life and property in Lagos State amid #EndSARS protests. Osinbajo, who spoke at the inauguration of the Board of Trustees of the Rebuild Lagos Trust Fund, said that […]

Almost one year after Nigeria’s land borders were closed to trade activities, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said that the measures taken are not definite, as he assured the private sector of efforts to review the executive order. President Muhammadu Buhari had, last year, ordered the closure of the land […]

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says the Federal Government, through the National Economic Sustainability Plan (NESP), is set to implement a number of schemes to keep Micro Small and Medium Enterprises(MSMEs) afloat. The vice president listed Survival Fund including payroll support for three months, guaranteed off-take scheme among others as part […]

Laolu Akande, Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity to Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, says his principal has become a political target because of the position he holds as the next man to the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.). The spokesperson said his boss is not thinking about any 2023 […]

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, will on Thursday, present a post-COVID-19 Economic Sustainability Plan to the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.). Osinbajo’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Laolu Akande, made this known on Thursday via Twitter. According to him, the plan contains actions and strategies that would create jobs and […]

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, on Thursday, presided over the first-ever virtual meeting of the National Economic Council at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The meeting anchored from the Yellow Room, Office of the Vice President, was the fourth for the year as the nation strives to contain the spread of the […]

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said the challenges thrown up by COVID-19, has given Nigeria a chance to reset critical sectors of its economy. Osinbajo stated this while speaking on Thursday during a virtual media conference. During the conference, Global Citizen announced a collaboration with the Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority […]

The Peoples Democratic Party has asked Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, to come clean on the N5.8bn National Emergency Management Agency scandal for which he allegedly has questions to answer. The PDP also demanded that the Presidency under the leadership of the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), should immediately prosecute […]

The Federal Government has said it is working out a stimulus package that will take the country’s economy out of global recession to positive growth in 2021. The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, said this while fielding questions from State House Correspondents on Thursday, following a […]

Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo has reacted to his appointments by President Muhammadu Buhari to head the newly established Economic Sustainability Committee. Osinbajo was on Monday appointed to head the committee which is to take care of the economic challenges and fallouts of the Coronavirus pandemic and the attendant movement restrictions in […]