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How N33bn Emergency Fund was embezzled – NASS Report

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…Reps indict Osinbajo, Panel seeks dismissal, prosecution of NEMA DG over fraud, corruption In contravention of constitutional provisions, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo illegally approved the...

Fri Nov 9th, 2018     Read More →

House of Reps accused Osinbajo of illegal approval of N5.8bn north-east intervention fund

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The Ad hoc Committee on Emergency and Disaster Preparedness has accused National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) board, chaired by Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo of illegal approval of N5.8...

Thu Nov 8th, 2018     Read More →

Blackout in Sokoto, Zamfara, as transmission line collapses

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By Prince Okafor Some areas in Sokoto and Zamfara states will experience blackout in the next two weeks, following the collapse of the Transmission Company of Nigeria, TCN’s transmission...

Wed Nov 7th, 2018     Read More →

Stakeholders ‘agree’ N30,000; strike on hold

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•As Buhari begs labour to consider govt’s efforts to fix economy •President gets Report of Tripartite Committee 4.45pm today By Victor Ahiuma-Young, Johnbosco Agbakwuru ,Omeiza...

Tue Nov 6th, 2018     Read More →

Minimum Wage showdown: FG in dilemma as 10 states offer NLC higher minimum wage

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Plateau tops list with N57,000, Abia follows with N42,000, Jigawa N32,000, Nasarawa N31, Kano N30,000, Gombe N28,000, Borno 27,000, Bauchi N25, Adamawa N23,000 , Ondo N22,000, Taraba...

Mon Nov 5th, 2018     Read More →

Nation building: Communities, inclusion, prosperity by Ambode

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A lecture Titled ‘Nation Building: Communities, Inclusion And Prosperity’ delivered by Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode at the 75th Anniversary Business Lecture Of Island...

Mon Nov 5th, 2018     Read More →

Minimum wage: Gov. Bagudu appeals to NLC to shelve strike

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Gov. Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi has called on the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and its affiliate unions to shelve its scheduled strike in the interest of the citizenry. Gov. Bagudu Just in: Kano...

Mon Nov 5th, 2018     Read More →

Shi’ites group releases name of those killed during protest, clash with police, army

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The names of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) or Shiites members who were allegedly killed by soldiers during a recent protest in Abuja. Army, had accused the Shiites of direct provocation,...

Sun Nov 4th, 2018     Read More →

Kebbi To Spend N900m on Fulani settlements

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By Kabir DanKatsina KEBBI State government says it has obtained a loan of N900million to rehabilitate the 21-settlements of the Fulani in the state which were abandoned by past administrations....

Sat Nov 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Cancer: NGO raises funds for patients

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Project Pink Blue, a non governmental organisation, says it will organise a music and comedy fund raising show to support people with cancer in the country. Nigeria’s Under 20 Women Team,...

Sat Nov 3rd, 2018     Read More →

2019: APC sets up reconciliation committee in Kebbi state

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The Kebbi state chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has set up a 13 man committee to reconcile aggrieved members following the recent primary election ahead of the 2019 poll. APC...

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 →

A requiem for the lifeless one by Fani-Kayode

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”A voice is heard in Ramah, mourning and great weeping. Rachel weeping for her children and refusing to be comforted because they are no more”- Jeremiah 31: 15. O lifeless one, you...

Tue Oct 30th, 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 →

Edo Govt ready to pay agreed minimum wage, Obaseki Assures

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…Says State already paying N25,000, ready for N30,000’ …clears 50% inherited LGAs’ salary arrears, as councils receive N2.8bn October allocation The Edo State Governor,...

Tue Oct 30th, 2018     Read More →