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FG to introduce software development into education curriculum
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FG to introduce software development into education curriculum

Vice President Prof. Osinbajo interacts with some pupils of @SchoolGrange during the unveiling of 60th Anniversary.<br />Photo: novoisioro Nigeria’s vice president Yemi Osinbajo said that the government intends to revise the educational curriculum to enable school pupils to learn software development and coding. Osinbajo, who spoke at the 50th National […]

Restructuring Nigeria: Discordant tunes in the presidency
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Restructuring Nigeria: Discordant tunes in the presidency

President Muhammadu Buhari delivers an address on “Illicit Financial Flows & Corruption: The Challenge of Global Governance”, at the opening ceremony of the Paris Peace Forum held at the Grande Halle de la Villette, Paris on Sunday, November 11, 2018. PHOTO: TWITTER/NIGERIAN PRESIDENCY About the time the President, Muhammadu Buhari, […]

Osinbajo raises concern over threat of robots, AI
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Osinbajo raises concern over threat of robots, AI

[FILE PHOTO] Vice Prseident Yemi Osinbajo Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has raised concern over the growing threat posed to humans by the deployment of robots and artificial intelligence in work places. Osinbajo stated this at the Closing Ceremony of the 50th Anniversary Celebrations and Annual Conference of the Chartered Institute […]

Osinbajo must answer for N5.8b fraud, Reps insist
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Osinbajo must answer for N5.8b fraud, Reps insist

Nigeria's Vice President Yemi Osinbajo • Indictment flawed, baseless, says vice president • ‘Ex-Gov Shema used N5.7b SURE-P funds for politics’ The House of Representatives ad-hoc committee on Emergency and Disaster Preparedness yesterday offered insight into why it indicted Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on the alleged diversion of N5.8 billion […]

2019: Opposition insists government using SIPs to induce votes
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2019: Opposition insists government using SIPs to induce votes

Cross-section of traders waiting to be captured at the flag-off of TraderMoni empowerment programme at Ojuwoye market, Mushin, Lagos. Recently… PHOTO: AYODELE ADENIRAN • We Don’t Demand PVC Numbers – Uwais • Call For Stoppage An Attack On Poor People • Request For PVC Details Criminal, Scandalous – Obadaiah • It’s […]

Osinbajo, Ambode say entertainment industry key to Nigeria’s economic growth
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Osinbajo, Ambode say entertainment industry key to Nigeria’s economic growth

Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo hosted members of the Entertainment Industry in Lagos at weekend. Also present were Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode and Governor of Bauchi State, Mohammed Abubakar. Nigeria’s Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo and Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, on Friday, re-emphasised importance […]

Finding space for Nigeria’s 13m out-of-school children
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Finding space for Nigeria’s 13m out-of-school children

Education Minister, Adamu Adamu At the moment, Nigeria is the world capital of out-of-school children with more than 13 million of them anywhere but in the classroom. In this piece, Head, Education Desk, IYABO LAWAL examines the crisis of illiteracy, its causes and the best way out of the educational logjam. The […]

FG to upgrade Veterinary Teaching Hospitals
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FG to upgrade Veterinary Teaching Hospitals

[FILE PHOTO] Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo The Federal Government has renewed its commitment to upgrade all the Veterinary Teaching Hospitals across the country and the completion of the National Veterinary Teaching Hospital in Abuja. Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, made this known while speaking at the 55TH Annual Congress […]

Children’s school enrolment on decline amid free meal scheme, national campaign
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Children’s school enrolment on decline amid free meal scheme, national campaign

In January this year, an annual national school enrolment campaign was flagged off by the federal government as part of efforts to reduce the rate of out-of-school children in the country. The Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, kicked off the campaign at the Tudun Salmanu Primary School, Bauchi State. […]

Economic Recovery and Growth Plan means investing in Nigerians – Osinbajo
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Economic Recovery and Growth Plan means investing in Nigerians – Osinbajo

Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo says investing in Nigerians is a major pillar of the President Muhammadu Buhari administration’s Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP). Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Office of the Vice-President Laolu Akande said that Osinbajo spoke on Friday […]

Osinbajo, Okowa task editors on ethics, professionalism, journalists’ welfare
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Osinbajo, Okowa task editors on ethics, professionalism, journalists’ welfare

President, Nigeria Guild of Editors (NGE), Funke Egbemode (left); Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo and Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, arriving for the opening ceremony of the 14th All Nigeria Guild of Editors Conference (ANEC) in Asaba yesterday. PHOTO: NAN Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has urged Nigeria media practitioners to remain focused […]

Osinbajo backs quotas for young APC aspirants, 107 contestants jostle for Gombe Assembly
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Osinbajo backs quotas for young APC aspirants, 107 contestants jostle for Gombe Assembly

Vice President, Yemi Osinbanjo Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has expressed support for the request by young aspirants under the platform of All Progressives Congress (APC) to be given quotas in elective offices. According to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), Osinbajo’s stance was communicated in a statement by Senior Special […]

Restructuring: History 101
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Restructuring: History 101

[FILE PHOTO] Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo Vice President Yemi Osinbajo’s rather perplexing insistence that administrative restructuring is not the solution to Nigeria’s politico-economic problems, does suggest that the academic-turned-politician is a poor student of history. (I state this with a high sense of responsibility). Otherwise, the ex-officio chairman of […]

No, Osinbajo, IBB left legacies
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No, Osinbajo, IBB left legacies

Former Head of State, Gen. Ibrahim Babangida Vice President Yemi Osinbajo last Sunday took a swipe at past governments in Nigeria accusing them of draining huge funds with little or no investment in infrastructure. Specifically, he accused the IBB/Abacha administration, the Obasanjo/Yar’ Adua governments and the Jonathan administration of this […]

Atiku and Osinbajo Who is the true advocate of restructuring Nigeria?
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Atiku and Osinbajo Who is the true advocate of restructuring Nigeria?

The general election session in Nigeria has acquired notoriety for how it is wantonly exploited by some politicians for self-promotion the back of issues of public interest. This reality is currently playing out in the public space with the fast approaching 2019 general elections with politicians and especially presidential hopefuls […]

Atiku, Mark insincere on restructuring, says APC
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Atiku, Mark insincere on restructuring, says APC

Atiku • ‘Both failed to act when they had opportunity’ • Southern, M’Belt leaders begin grilling of presidential aspirants The All Progressives Congress (APC) yesterday cautioned Nigerians to be wary of insincere proponents of restructuring. The party’s submission followed a recent well-publicised argument between Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and former […]