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We trust no govs on promise to rebuild Nnamdi Kanu’s father’s palace – Pro-Biafra groups

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By Chimaobi Nwaiwu NNEWI—SOME Biafra agitating groups under the aegis of Coalition of Pro-Biafra Agitators, yesterday declared that they have lost faith in the South East Governors and have...

Thu Nov 8th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari swears-in Chairman, members of CCB, 23 NPC Commissioners

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – The President also sworn-in 23 Commissioners of the National Population Commission at the Council Chamber, Presidential Villa, Abuja, before the commencement...

Wed Nov 7th, 2018     Read More →

Your next-of-kin may collect benefits while you are still alive

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By Victor Ahiuma-Young WONDER they say shall never end. How else can one describes the reports that some unscrupulous next-of-kins are now presenting fictitious death certificates to collect...

Wed Nov 7th, 2018     Read More →

‘How N30,000 new minimum wage sailed through’

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•Buhari promises to close gap between N30,000, N24,000 proposals •Says FG, Organized Labour’s arguments on wage valid •Adds he’s committed to new Minimum Wage...

Wed Nov 7th, 2018     Read More →

2019 Polls: President Buhari will defeat Atiku – lawyer

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Abuja – Mr Realwan Okpanachi, a legal practitioner and political analyst, says President Muhammadu Buhari will defeat Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party...

Tue Nov 6th, 2018     Read More →

Minimum wage: Ebonyi NLC commends organised labour’s leaders, calls for speedy implementation

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Abakaliki – The Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC), Ebonyi chapter, has commended the national leaders of organised labour over its resilience in the struggle for a new national minimum wage for...

Tue Nov 6th, 2018     Read More →

INEC begins display of registered voters today in Lagos

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By Clifford Ndujihe LAGOS—TO ensure no registered voter is disenfranchised, the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in Lagos State will begin the display of names of registered...

Mon Nov 5th, 2018     Read More →

FG begins probe of mining activities in Nigeria

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The Ministry of Mines and Steel Development says it has commenced Nationwide environmental monitoring to ensure mining title holders comply with mining laws and regulations. Activities of Miners...

Sun Nov 4th, 2018     Read More →

MINIMUM WAGE CRISIS: NLC, TUC threaten to boycott meeting slated for today

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’Nothing stops strike scheduled for Tuesday’ By Victor Ahiuma-Young The Organised Labour has urged the Federal Government to stop playing to the gallery and accept the fact that there...

Sat Nov 3rd, 2018     Read More →

FRSC confirms 6 dead in Friday’s accident in Ebonyi

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The Ebonyi Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has confirmed six persons dead in a road mishap that occurred on Friday at Ezzamgbo end of the Enugu–Abakaliki highway. File: FRSC...

Sat Nov 3rd, 2018     Read More →

There’s Nigeria in Japan

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By Emeka Obasi All eyes should move to Japan as we babble about diversifying the economy which relies, majorly, on oil. Technology plays a major role in industrialization, gateway to development...

Sat Nov 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Contentious issues of grazing reserves resolved – FG

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…inaugurates National Commodity Alliance Forum By Gabriel Ewepu ABUJA- THE Federal Government has disclosed that most of the contentious issues surrounding acceptance of grazing reserves...

Fri Nov 2nd, 2018     Read More →

FG to pay N71bn outstanding counterpart fund to UBEC – Official

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The Executive Secretary, Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC), Dr Hamid Bobboyi, has said that the Federal Government would pay N71.29 billion directly to the commission being the...

Fri Nov 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Ebonyi govt calls for speedy demarcation of Ngbo/Agila boundary as assailants kill 6

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By Peter Okutu ABAKALIKI—DEPUTY Goveror of Ebonyi State, Dr Kelechi Igwe, yesterday called on the National Boundary Commission, NBC to facilitate the demarcation of Ngbo /Agila boundary...

Wed Oct 31st, 2018     Read More →

Minimum Wage: We can only pay N22,500, say governors

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA- GOVERNORS of the thirty- six States under the aegis of Nigeria Governors’ Forum, NGF, Tuesday agreed to pay a minimum wage of N22,500. The agreed sum of N22,500 is a...

Tue Oct 30th, 2018     Read More →