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Sunday, July 21, 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday disclosed that government anticipates that there will be a renegotiation of salaries of workers earning above the proposed national new minimum wage after the new structure is passed into law. He made the declaration...
Federal Government has reached an agreement with members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU). Addressing journalists on Monday evening after the meeting with the striking lecturers in Abuja, the Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, said...
Insist N30,000 per month no longer negotiable Labour, civil society allies hold nationwide protest today By Victor Ahiuma-Young & Johnbosco Agbakwuru AHEAD of a nationwide strike over the Federal Government’s refusal to send a draft bill on N30,000 National Minimum Wage to...
President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday appealed to various labour unions in the country to reduce their agitations to enable his administration to concentrate on repairing damaged infrastructure. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); He spoke during...
The Islamic Movement in Nigeria, IMN, has said the Army cannot face its members, who are Shi’ites, if they had weapons. Making the claim, Monday, at a briefing on the recent clash between soldiers and its members in Abuja, Abdullahi Zango, leader of the group, said the statement issued...
President Muhammadu Buhari has warned Nigerian elites to stop misleading the people through their unguarded utterances. Buhari, who is the visitor to the University of Uyo, according to theNews Agency of Nigeria, gave the warning at the 24th convocation ceremony of the institution on Saturday. (adsbygoogle...
The prince and princess arrived at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, at about 1:34pm on Tuesday (Today) (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); During his visit, Prince Charles would engage in peace-building activities, including addressing the farmers-herders clashes. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle ||...
ABUJA – Nigeria’s organized labour yesterday suspended its planned industrial action earlier slated for today, (Tuesday) just as a new national minimum wage was pegged at N30,000 by the Tripartite Committee set up by the Federal Government. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); “Agreements have been reached...
11-year-old boy hacks government website in 10 minutes and changes election results An 11-year-old boy hacked into a replica website used by the Florida Secretary of State to report election results and changed the election results once he gained access into the site.   11-year-old Emmett Brewster was able to hack it in...
Who cares about NYSC certificate, we can't afford to lose Kemi Adeosun- Prof Sagay saysChairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC), Itse Sagay, has reacted to calls by Nigerians for the Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, to react to the allegations that she forged her NYSC discharge...
Eight Edo APC Lawmakers Threaten To DefectSeveral members of the All Progressives Congress in Edo State are set to leave for another party due to lack of patronage by the governor.Inset: Governor Godwin ObasekiThe wind of defection blowing across the country is about to take a swoop on the home...
Kogi State University student stabbed to death on his birthday by fellow student (graphic photos) A student of Kogi State University was stabbed to death today by a fellow student who is now on the run. Ali Umar Sheriff, a 300 level student of the University, was stabbed by a 100 level...
Hilarious essay by an eight year old student on how his dad saved his mum from going to heaven  
Joke apart or Joking apart? During one of our recent lessons, I used the expression, Joking apart, in one of my sentences. This seemed to have surprised some of our readers who expected ‘Joke apart’ in the context. Three of them, indeed, contacted me for clarification. Their concern is understandable...
Strange Discovery Causes Commotion In Lagos There was mild drama around Mowe today after some construction worker came across what they claimed was big, heavy bone. It took the intervention of security men to disperse a crowd of over 70 passersby who were bent on getting to the root of the...