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Buhari dares NASS, gives Keyamo go ahead on recruitments of 774,000 Nigerians

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Festus Keyamo to go ahead with recruitments of  774,000 Nigerians despite the Minister’s recent uproar with National Assembly members. The  recruitments exercise is under the special public works progamme (SPW). Keyamo confirmed the development to newsmen in an telephone  on Tuesday in Abuja. The minister said he ...

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Keyamo vs NASS: We are working to resolve face-off, says Gbajabiamila

Speaker Femi Gbajabiamila says efforts are on top gear to settle the rift between the National Assembly and the Minister for State of Labour and Employment, Festus Keyamo The face-off was triggered by the recruitment of 774,000 youths embarked upon by the Federal Government. The intervention of the House leadership is coming just as the lawmakers announced that the programme ...

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774,000 Jobs: “Politicians intimidating, blackmailing me over slots,” Keyamo voices out

Festus Keyamo, the Minister of State for Labour and Employment, has voiced out that some politicians  have started blackmailing and pressuring him into getting slots in the 774,000 jobs approved by President Muhammadu Buhari. Keyamo said this while inaugurating the states’ selection committee of the project, yesterday,. According to the notable lawyer, he will never cave in  to such intimidation. ...

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Imo Guber Judgement: Keyamo calls PDP a very unserious opposition

Labour and Productivity, Mr Festus Keyamo, has come down hard on Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), describing it as a very unserious opposition. Keyamo said this while condemning the PDP’s reaction to the judgement of the Supreme Court which removed Mr Emeka Ihedioha as the governor of Imo State. The minister during an interview with reporters on Wednesday while attending an ...

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Keyamo replies PDP, says Buhari already silenced opponents through 2019 elections

Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Festus Keyamo, on Monday replied PDP, saying that President Muhammadu Buhari has no reason to silence his opponents whom he convincingly defeated during the 2019 elections. Keyamo said Buhari’s opponents were silenced during the last elections, hence no need for the president to take such step now that polls are over. In his ...

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Cabinet Reshuffle: I am ready to serve Buhari in any capacity- Keyamo

Festus Keyamo, has spoken on his deployment from the Niger Delta Affairs Ministry as Minister of State to the Ministry of Labour and Employment. He said the redeployment had offered him a fresh opportunity to prove his versatility, The Nation reports. Reacting to the development, Keyamo tweeted that he is ready to serve the Buhari government in any capacity. “On ...

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Cabinet: President Buhari redeploys Keyamo, Alasoadura

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered redeployment two Ministers of State. Mr Willie Bassey, Director, Information Office of Secretary to the Government of the Federation, made this known in a statement issued on Tuesday in Abuja. According to Basset, Mr Festus Keyamo, Minister of State for Niger Delta Affairs is to move to the Ministry of Labour and Employment as Minister ...

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Screening: Keyamo reveals his plan for judiciary if made Minister for Justice

Mr Festus Keyamo (SAN), the ministerial nominee for Delta has revealed his plan for Supreme Court  if made the Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation. According to him, he will unbundle the Supreme Court to make it more efficient. Keyamo disclosed this on Friday while taking questions from members of the Senate at the ongoing ministerial screening ...

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Forbes’ List: Yussuf Buhari not 4th richest child of sitting presidents, Keyamo debunks reports

A report that Yusuf Buhari, son of President Buhari, emerged as the fourth richest child of sitting presidents by Forbes, has been debunked. It was debunked by Festus Keyamo, SAN, the Director of Strategic Communication of the Muhammadu Buhari Campaign Organization. Keyamo reacted via his twitter handle on Sunday. Posting the Forbes’ report on his Twitter handle, Keyamo, who also ...

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Certificate: Keyamo compares President Buhari, Senator Adeleke

Festus Keyamo, the spokesman for the All Progressives Congress (APC) campaign Council has drawn a comparison between Senator Isiaka Adeleke’s WAEC issue and that of President Muhammadu Buhari. Speaking on Sunday during an interview, Keyamo  claimed that under the Nigerian constitution, one does not need a WAEC certificate to become President of Nigeria. In his tweets on Monday morning, Kayamo ...

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