- A former United Kingdom prime minister, Tony Blair, had a meeting with Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Friday, April 5
- The meeting was held at the Aso Rock Villa in Abuja
- Details of the meeting are yet to be disclosed as there was no interview after the duo concluded their talk
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and a former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair on Friday, April 5, had a private meeting at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
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There was, however, no interview after the duo emerged from the meeting. Blair served as Prime Minister of the UK from 1997 to 2007 and Leader of the Labour Party from 1994 to 2007, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.
He was Leader of the Opposition from 1994 to 1997. The former UK prime minister runs among other foundations, the Tony Blair Africa Governance Initiative, a nonprofit initiative that works to support effective governance in Africa.
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Meanwhile, Legit.ng reported that Osinbajo on Wednesday, April 3, declared that the federal government had implemented no fewer than 140 reforms on ease of doing business in the past three years.
Osinbajo said this at the 2nd Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council (PEBEC) Awards 2019 held at the state House Banquet Hall in Abuja.
He said he was delighted to celebrate the phenomenal successes of the PEBEC reforms and recognition of those who made it all possible.
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