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Presidency reveals why Buhari fired 35 aides attached to Osinbajo

The Presidency has  explained why 35 aides attached to the office of the Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, were booted out during the week. It should be noted that over 30 aides attached to the VP were sacked during the week, sparkling controversies of alleged rift between the President and his Vice. A statement signed by Garba Shehu, a Senior ...

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Alleged Misunderstanding: “If they chase snakes to you, chase peaceful rats to them”- Dele Momodu tells Osinbajo

Media maverick, Dele Momodu has broken silence on the  reports that President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the sack of some of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo’s aides. Report emerged on Wednesday that over 30 presidential aides attached to the Vice President were disengaged by President Buhari without his (Osinbajo) knowledge. According to Daily Post, this was following reports of Buhari undermining ...

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There have been serial assaults on Osinbajo’s office, Afenifere raises alarm

Socio-political organisation, Afenifere, has lamented that the Office of the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo has been stripped of many of its duties and has been denigrated. According its spokesman Yinka Odumakin, there has been “serial assaults” on Osinbajo’s office. He was reacting to President Muhammadu Buhari’s decision to sign a new bill on offshore oil fields in London. Buhari’s Chief ...

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Fani Kayode explodes, reveals ten ways Buhari ‘mocked’ Osinbajo

Femi Fani-Kayode, ex-minister of Aviation and a stalwart of the Peoples Democratic Party has revealed ten ways the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo has been allegedly undermined by President Muhammadu Buhari. It was gathered that Osinbajo has been widely mocked since Kyari presented the amended Deep Offshore Act to Buhari in London on Monday. Some Nigerians faulted the decision, saying that ...

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VP Osinbajo presides over weekly FEC meeting

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday presided over the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Osinbajo had, on Oct. 30, also presided over FEC meeting as President Muhammadu Buhari had been out of the country. Buhari is, at present, in London on a private visit. The President’s  trip  to London came after his trip to Saudi ...

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Just in: VP Osinbajo presides over monthly NEC meeting

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday presided over the monthly National Economic Council (NEC) meeting at the State House Abuja. The vice president, by the provisions of Nigeria’s Constitution, is the Chairman of NEC. The NEC meeting, held monthly, deliberates on the coordination of the economic planning efforts and economic programmes of the various levels of government. The meeting is ...

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Kogi Guber: Osinbajo assures APC supporters of good news

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has called on the people of Kogi to come out en masse to vote for Gov. Yahaya Bello of All Progressives Congress (APC) on Nov. 16 election in the state in order to advance to the Next Level. Osinbajo’s spokesman, Laolu Akande, in a statement, said the vice president represented President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday at ...

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Fani-Kayode to Osinbajo: Don’t wait untill they throw you out, resign now

A former Minister for Aviation and a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, has said that Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo may be thrown out of the Presidential Villa one day. He said he is surprised that Osinbajo has refused to resign the position, since has been reduced to a mere ‘flat spare tyre’. Through his ...

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Just in: VP Osinbajo presides over weekly FEC meeting

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday presided over the weekly Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. President Muhammadu Buhari is out of the country. Buhari is in Sochi, Russia, attending a three-day Russia-Africa Summit holding from Oct. 23 to Oct. 25. Osinbajo had on Sept. 25, presided over FEC meeting when Buhari attended the 74th session ...

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Group attacks Junaid Mohammed for accusing Osinbajo of tribalism

The Initiative to Save Democracy, ISD, has described the statement credited to Second Republic lawmaker, Junaid Mohammed, accusing Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo of tribalism as baseless and unsubstantiated remark. According to Daily Post, ISD described the allegation by Mohammed as baseless, untrue and laughable, adding that, it was just another attempt to denigrate a good, upright and honest man who ...

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