Tag archive for ‘Osinbajo’
By Bar and Bench On Wednesday, July 19th, 2017
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Kaduna killing: Osinbajo orders arrest of culprits, security reinforcement

Acting President Oluyemi Osinbajo on Wednesday ordered immediate reinforcement of security apparatus in Kaduna State to halt violence in the state and apprehend those behind the recent killings of innocent citizens. The More...

By Bar and Bench On Sunday, July 16th, 2017
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Corruption: Fayose threatens to sue Osinbajo over delay in release of panel report on suspended SGF, NIA DG

Writes Osinbajo, demands for immediate release of reports Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose, has threatened to sue the Acting President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, if he failed to release forthwith the report More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, July 11th, 2017
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Osinbajo okays appointment of 19 judges for Industrial Court

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has approved the appointment of 19 Judges for National Industrial Court. The appointment was on the recommendation of the National Judicial Council. According to a statement by the More...

By Bar and Bench On Sunday, July 9th, 2017
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Restructuring: Why Nigeria’s unity is not sacrosanct — Agbakoba (SAN)

Delegate to the 2014 National Conference and former President of the Nigerian Bar Association, Olisa Agbakoba (SAN), tells BAYO AKINLOYE what he thinks about calls for restructuring Why do you think many politicians More...

By Bar and Bench On Saturday, July 8th, 2017
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Impeachment Plot: Saraki meets Osinbajo as Presidency uncovers Senate’s scheme

Overwhelmed by negative reactions to some observations on the floor of the Senate, the President of the Senate, Dr. Bukola Saraki on Thursday night held a secret meeting with the Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo. Investigation More...

By Bar and Bench On Saturday, July 8th, 2017
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Magu: Senate replies Osinbajo, says presidency must sack Magu

As Magu gives Osinbajo thumbs up Says secession, Boko Haram issues are evidence of corruption fighting back The senate on Friday insisted that the Presidency must sack the acting Chairman of the Economic and More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, June 20th, 2017
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Osinbajo bemoans slow judicial process, says it is a nightmare for investors

Seeks measures for speedy judicial process By Toyin Akinfolajimi Acting President of Nigeria, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, on Monday expressed worries over what he called “crawling” judicial process in More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, June 20th, 2017
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Quit Notice: Arewa youths write Osinbajo, want him allow Biafra happen

A controversial group operating as the Coalition of Arewa Youth has written Acting President Oluyemi Osinbajo to allow the Igbos agitating for secession to “have their Biafra” for peace to reign in the country. The More...

By Bar and Bench On Thursday, June 15th, 2017
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Osinbajo and the troublemakers, by Paul Onomuakpokpo

The current threat to the nation’s unity is not what could be wished away by threatening fire and brimstone. It requires a more rigorous examination before proposing a solution. As Osinbajo himself rightly observed, More...

By Bar and Bench On Saturday, June 10th, 2017
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2017 Budget may be signed next week—Dogara

Strong indications emerged Friday that Acting President Yemi Osinbajo would give his assent to the 2017 Appropriations Bill to become law next week. Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, who made More...