ADDRESS BY THE VICE PRESIDENT, HIS EXCELLENCY, PROF. YEMI OSINBAJO, SAN, GCON AT THE OPENING CEREMONY OF THE 65TH ANNUAL COUNCIL MEETING OF THE WEST AFRICAN EXAMINATIONS COUNCIL HELD AT THE TRANSCORP HILTON HOTEL, ABUJA ON TUESDAY, 21ST MARCH 2017
FG issues fresh directives to accelerate implementation of president buhari’s new vision for Niger Delta
Presidency gives contractors 30 days to return to site or face prosecution, Presidential-level visits to remaining oil-producing States in view
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, has called on stakeholders in the education sector to evolve better teaching and learning techniques that will address contemporary challenges confronting societies in modern times.
Adds: FG will keep its promises of a New Vision, Presidency holds mid-way inter-ministerial follow-up meeting after several visits to oil-producing communities, Progress in Ogoni Clean-Up, as Programme Coordinator now fully in place.
His Majesty King Mohammed VI of Morocco has congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari on his successful return from a medical vacation in London.
*NEC to hold Special Meeting soon on National Security Concerns
After a briefing by the National Security Adviser to the President, Major-General Babagana Monguno, members of the National Economic Council praised the Federal Government’s Social Investment Programmes noting its potential role and significance in enhancing the security of the country.
President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun and the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele, to act appropriately and with dispatch in releasing the second tranche of the London-Paris Club refunds to the states in order to ease their financial hardships.
*about 150,000 of them now verified & receiving n30,000 monthly stipends
AT the last count 149, 669 Nigerian graduates of the 200,000 engaged by the Federal Government under the N-Power Volunteer Corps are now collecting their monthly stipends of N30,000 monthly having been physically verified and deployed across the 36 states and FCT.
President Muhammadu Buhari today resumed duties after his vacation.
Comments made by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, after meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari this morning and was accosted by state house correspondents with questions
President Muhammadu Buhari extends heartfelt condolences to the Ogbemudia family as well as the government and people of Edo State on the death of Dr. Samuel Ogbemudia, a former governor of the defunct Midwest region and old Bendel State.