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50 million Nigerians have no electricity, says Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Monday said 50 million people out of the nation’s 180 million population have no access to electricity. “Nigeria’s 180 million people, over 50 million have no power,” Osinbajo said in his keynote address at the Financial Times Africa Summit holding in London. The Vice President told the gathering that as part of […]

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Buhari treats me as a son, says Osinbajo

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has revealed that President Muhammadu Buhari treats him as one of his sons. According to Laolu Akande, spokesman of the vice-president, Osinbajo said this on Thursday during his visit to Katsina state for the launch of the micro small and medium enterprises (MSME) clinic in the state. Shortly after his arrival […]

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Buhari under pressure to stop anti-graft war, says Osinbajo

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has said President Muhammadu Buhari is currently under intense pressure to stop his administration’s ongoing anti-corruption war. Although he said the pressure was being mounted by the Nigerian elite, he did not name those behind the campaign. According to a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Mr. Laolu […]

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