Tagged: Osinbajo

Osinbajo, Ajimobi, Oyetola attend minister son’s wedding in Ibadan

The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, over the weeke hosted Osinbajo, Govrnor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State and his Osun State counterpart, Gboyega Oyetola, at his (minister) son’s wedding in Ibadan. The solemnisation of holy matrimony between Adedayo Adewole, the minister’s son and Ebunoluwa Oyedele was held at Agbala Daniel Cathedral in the Ojoo area of Ibadan. The reception of the wedding, which attracted several prominent dignitaries across the country, was later held at the International Conference Centre, University of Ibadan. Archbishop Dorcas Olaniyi, the founder and prophetess of the church, in her message to the couple, urged them...

President Buhari woos Oke Ogun with poly

President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday wooed the voters in Oke Ogun, comprising 10 local governments in Oyo State, with a promise of establishing a federal polytechnic in the area if elected president for a second term. Represented by Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo in Saki, Buhari promised the monarchs of the Oke-Ogun area a federal polytechnic should the All Progressive Congress be given the opportunity to continue its governance after the 2019 presidential election. Osinbajo also visited Igbeti and Kishi where he presented the state APC governorship candidate, Mr Bayo Adelabu, to the people and solicited their votes for him. He said,...

Mixed reactions trail Vice-presidential debate

On Friday night, five candidates contesting for the vice presidency, engaged in a debate. The debate was put together by the Nigerian Election Debate Group, NEDG, and the Broadcasting Organisations of Nigeria, BON. The parties represented were: Allied Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN), Alliance for New Nigeria (ANN), All Progressives Congress (APC), Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and Young Progressives Party (YPP). Those who participated were: 1) Yemi Osinbajo (APC) 2) Peter Obi (PDP) 3) Umma Getso (YPP) 4) Alhaji Abdulganiyu Galadima (ACPN) 5) Khadijah Abdullahi-Iya (ANN) Their responses and opinions drew mixed reactions from Nigerians. Here are some, as curated...