H.E. Prof. Yemi Osinbajo

H.E. Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, Vice President of Nigeria, at the 43rd G7 summit. Photo: Italian G7 Presidency 2017

H.E. Oluyemi Osinbajo became Vice President of Nigeria in 2015, following a Senior Partnership with Simmons Cooper Partners (Barristers and Solicitors). H.E. Osinbajo has previously been a Law professor and Head of the Law department at the University of Lagos. He has also been a member of cabinet, also served as Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice from 1999 to 2007. In 2013 he took part in the making of “Roadmap to a new Nigeria”, focusing on getting kids involved in School and free school meals, as well as creating economic opportunities to the younger population.

H.E. Osinbajo holds an undergraduate degree in Law from he University of Lagos and a Masters of Law from London School of Economics and Political Sciences (LSE).


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