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‘Why they are castigating Osinbajo as being ‘docile’

Minister of State, Labour and Employment, Festus Keyamo has revealed the intention of those castigating Vice President Yemi Osinbajo as being ‘docile.’

774,000 jobs: Distribution of cutlasses, wheelbarrows incite social media uproar 

There is an uproar on social media after the Minister of State, Labour and Employment, Festus Keyamo, was seen distributing cutlasses and wheelbarrows to jobless youths in Delta State during the launch of the 774,000 jobs in the state last week.

There has been no increase in electricity tariff – Keyamo

Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Festus Keyamo on Tuesday denounced purported hike in electricity tariff by the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission, NERC.

#EndSARS protests claim Keyamo’s driver

Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Festus Keyamo has lost his driver to #EndSARS  protests in Abuja.

Keyamo loses driver to #EndSARS protest in Abuja

Festus Keyamo, the Minister of State, Labour and Unemployment, announced the death of his driver who died during an #EndSARS protest in Abuja.

Keyamo loses driver in Abuja protest

Minister of state for labour, Festus Keyamo said his driver died amid the #EndSARS protest and the counter-attack by hoodlums in Abuja on Wednesday.

New date announced for take-off of Buhari’s 774,000 jobs

The Federal Government has rescheduled the commencement of the Public Works Programme aimed at engaging 774,000 people,, 1000 each from all the 774 Local Government Areas in the country.

Police arrest videographer behind “End SARS” campaign: Keyamo reacts

Festus Keyamo, Minister of State, Labour and Employment, has urged the police to release Nicholas Makolomi, who captured the video that triggered the "End...

Festus Keyamo says only history can vindicate Buhari

The Federal Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Festus Keyamo (SAN) on Wednesday stated that only history can vindicate the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration.

774,000 jobs: Successful applicants to be paid via BVN – Keyamo

The Federal Government said that successful applicants for the 774,000 jobs slot, under the Extended Special Public Works Programme, will be paid through bank accounts, using Bank Verification Numbers (BVN).

Keyamo speaks on face-off with NASS members

Minister of state for Labour, Festus Keyamo has reacted to the purported suspension by a National Assembly of the committees saddled with the selection process of 774,000 beneficiaries of temporary jobs promised by President Buhari.

National Assembly members order Keyamo out of meeting

Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Mr Festus Keyamo, got a taste of the anger of a joint committee of the Senate and House of Representatives Tuesday, when he was ordered out of a meeting.

Beware of fake recruitment website – Keyamo warns Nigerians

The Minister of State, Labour and Employment, Festus Keyamo has refuted website for the recruitment of 774, 000 Nigerians under the Federal Government’s Special Public Works programme.

Tribute to my friend, Festus Keyamo @ 50

As he hits the golden jubilee milestone (on January 21), I couldn’t think of a better depiction of that biblical line, “a friend that sticks closer than a brother”.

Keyamo shades Dino Melaye, Shehu Sani

Nigeria’s Minister of State and Employment, Festus Keyamo has mocked ‘Twitter senators’, Shehu Sani and Dino Melaye for failing to return to the red chamber, though they are active on the social media.

Keyamo vows to fight Piracy in Entertainment Industry

The Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Dr. Festus Keyamo has vowed that the Federal Government will intensify efforts in fighting piracy in the country.

Buhari vs Atiku: Keyamo tackles Nwabueze over comment on S/Court judgment

Minister of State for Labour, Festus Keyamo, SAN, has faulted Prof. Ben Nwabueze's criticism of the Supreme Court's judgment which upheld the victory of President Muhammadu Buhari and nullified Atiku Abubakar's plea.

Salary increases for police, military, DSS

Nigeria's securitymen in the police, armed forces and the Department of State Services(DSS) and National Intelligence Agency, will also benefit from the upward review of salaries for Federal government workers, Minister of state for Labour and Employment hinted on Friday.

I’m ready to serve in any capacity – Keyamo

Festus Keyamo has reacted to his immediate redeployment to Ministry of Labour and Employment as Minister of State by President Muhammadu Buhari.

JUST IN: Buhari moves Keyamo out of Niger Delta Ministry

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday approved a minor cabinet reshuffle by swapping the portfolio of two Ministers of State, Festus Keyamo and Senator Tayo Alasoadura.

Keyamo picks medical bill for stabbed Buhari supporter, promises justice

The Minister of State, Niger Delta Affairs, Festus Keyamo (SAN), has picked the medical bill for the stabbed Buhari supporter in his home state of Delta.

Keyamo shares first picture in office as minister

Nigerian lawyer, Festus Keyamo on Thursday shared his first picture in office as Minister of State for Niger Delta Affairs.

Photos: Melaye having fun with Keyamo after asking him to sing National Anthem

Controversial Senator, Dino Melaye was caught on photo having fun with activist, Festus Keyamo after he asked the lawyer to sing the second stanza of the National Anthem on Friday during ministerial screening at the Senate.

I’ll unbundle the Supreme Court if appointed AGF – Keyamo

Senior Advocate of Nigeria, SAN, Festus Keyamo on Friday said he will unbundle the Supreme Court if appointed the Attorney General of the Federation, AGF, and Minister of Justice.

Ministerial screening: Dino Melaye asks Keyamo to recite National Anthem

Controversial Senator, Dino Melaye on Friday asked Festus Keyamo, SAN, to recite the second stanza of the National Anthem.

Reno Omokri blasts Keyamo for saying Buhari doesn’t need certificate to rule

A former aide to ex-president Goodluck Jonathan, Reno Omokri, has fired back at Festus Keyamo for saying President Muhammadu Buhari does not need WAEC certificate to be Nigeria’s President.

Buhari don’t need WAEC certificate to rule Nigeria, Adeleke’s case is different – Festus Keyamo

A Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Festus Keyamo who served as the Director of Strategic Communications (Official Spokesperson) of the 2019 re-election bid of...

Buhari’s campaign council condemns postponement of elections

Mr. Festus Keyamo, spokesman of APC Presidential Campaign Council, has condemned postponement of the general elections, but urged its supporters to remain resolute, patient...

Buhari congratulates Festus Keyamo at 49

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Festus Keyamo on his 49th birthday and commended him for having earned the “highest place and esteem” in the legal profession through his defence of the rights of ordinary Nigerians.

Festus Keyamo replies critics of Zakari’s appointment

The Director of Media of the Buhari Campaign Organisation, Festus Keyamo has replied those against the appointment of Mrs Amina Zakari, as Chairman of the Collation Centre Committee for 2019 general elections by Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).

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