BREAKING: FG approves full reopening of Unity schools

The Federal Government has announced October 12 for full reopening of 104 Unity Schools across the country. Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu,made the announcement at a press conference. He said … Read More

Buhari: No going back on petrol subsidy removal

Petrol price will continue to be dictated by market forces because the government will not go back on subsidy removal, President Muhammadu Buhari indicated on Thursday. In his broadcast to … Read More

ASUU proposes UTAS to end strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has called for the adoption of the University Transparency and Accountability Solution (UTAS) in the country. Mahmud Lawan, Coordinator, Kano Zonal Coordinator of … Read More

BREAKING: We must take tough decisions ‘together’ for Nigeria — Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has emphasised the needs for government and all Nigerians to take tough decisions for Nigeria to survive. The President gave the charge in his Independence Day during … Read More

BREAKING: Presidency reverses self on Buhari’s Independence address

President Muhammadu Buhari will address the nation by 7am on October 1 as part of activities lined up to commemorate the 60th Independence Anniversary. Though the State House had announced … Read More

UPDATED: FEC approves N13.08tr budget for 2021

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has projected a N13.08 trillion budget for 2021. Disclosing this to State House Correspondents after the weekly virtual FEC meeting presided over by President Muhammadu … Read More

Setback for 774,000 Public Works jobs take off date

THE Special Public Works (SPW) programme of the Federal Government won’t take-off tomorrow as planned. It was learnt that the Ministry of Labour and Employment has written to President Muhammadu … Read More

774,000 jobs: FG updates applicants

The Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Festus Keyamo said that the ministry gave out letters of engagements to six commercial banks. Mouthpiece NGR reports that Keyamo made this … Read More

Pay you tax, LIRS urges Laycon after BBN win

The Lagos Internal Revenue Service has urged the winner of the 2020 edition of the Big Brother Nigeria reality TV show, Olamilekan ‘Laycon’ Agbeleshe, to pay his tax. The agency … Read More

Humanitarian ministry dissociates self from diverted school feeding funds

Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Umar Farouq The Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development has dissociated itself from reports that N2.67bn meant … Read More

Four die, 12 injured on Lagos-Ibadan expressway accident

Four persons were confirmed dead, while 12 others sustained various degrees of injuries in a lone accident, involving a Mazda bus around Isara bridge on the Lagos-Ibadan expressway. Mr Babatunde … Read More

NLC, TUC leaders under attack for suspending strike

Labour leaders were chided on Monday for shelving the proposed strike. They suspended the industrial action in the early hours of on Monday after a marathon meeting at the Presidential … Read More

INEC begins migration to electronic voting

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has commenced replacing manual voting with automated voting system. INEC National Chairman, Yakubu Mahmood, disclosed this on Monday. He assured Commission has taken another … Read More

Labour suspends planned strike as FG reverses electricity tariff hike

The Nigeria Labour Congress and the Trade Union Congress have suspended the strike scheduled to commence today (Monday). This followed an agreement reached with the Federal Government at a meeting … Read More

All sectors will remain shut as workers protest — Labour

The Organised Labour in Lagos State has said all sectors including aviation, banks and others would be shut as workers would take to the streets to protest on Sept. 28. … Read More

FG meets Labour leaders to avert nationwide strike

In a renewed bid to avert the looming nationwide strike, the Federal Government has scheduled a meeting with the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and the Trade Union Congress (TUC) for … Read More

NANS to join TUC, NLC nationwide protest

The National Asociation of Nigerian Students (NANS) has declared it will join the nationwide strike and protest by the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) on Monday. NLC and Trade Union Congress … Read More

WAEC to release 2020 SSCE results late October

The West African Examinations Council has said that it has a 45-day timeline from its last paper to release the results of the 2020 Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination. This … Read More

No court injuction can stop us from industrial strike — Labour

DESPITE court restriction, the total shutdown of government offices and all business activities is imminent as the industrial strike and a nationwide protest declared by the organised labour over the … Read More

BREAKING: Chelsea draw West brom 3-3 in historic comeback

Tammy Abraham scored a stoppage-time equaliser to complete an incredible comeback and rescue a point for Chelsea at West Bromwich Albion after they had trailed 3-0 at half-time. The game … Read More

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