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President Muhammadu Buhari has warned truck drivers to stay away from roadside parking on Federal highways and establish private parking lots to avoid congestion and ease vehicular mobility across the country.
Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State and Dr. Nkem Okeke, his deputy, on Saturday took the Oath of Office and Oath of Allegiance for another term in a ceremony that attracted eminent Nigerians.
Going down memory lane, Obiano recalled the promise he made when he was sworn in four years ago saying, “I am happy that we have taken back our cities and communities from brutal armed robbers and kidnappers who once made our beloved state a dread to decent people and a taboo to investors.
The United Labour Congress of Nigeria (ULC) on Thursday threw its weight behind the decision of the Federal Government to probe the N62.3billion mismanagement by the former management and board of the Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund (NSITF).
Sen. Shehu Sani (APC-Kaduna Central) has called on the Federal Government to fulfill the third quarter promise for the implementation of the new National Minimum Wage for workers in the country.
The University of Abuja (UniAbuja) branch of the Joint Action Committee comprising Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU), National Association Academic Technologists (NAAT) and the Non Academic Staff Union (NASU) has suspended its four month old strike.
The Federal Government says it will source for eight billion naira within five weeks to pay the Joint Action Committee of the Non-Academic Staff Union of Nigerian Universities.
The Minister of Labour and Employment, Sen. Chris Ngige, has warned the newly inaugurated boards of parastatals under the ministry against misappropriation of funds.
The striking Non-Teaching Staff of the Nigerian Universities has threatened to disrupt the 2018 Joint Admission and Matriculation Board’s (JAMB) Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), which will hold from March 9.
A former governor of Edo, Adams Oshiomhole, says the federal government’s proposal to implement a new minimum wage is not a political gimmick to win the 2019 general elections.
The Federal Government has pleaded with the Non-Teaching Staff of the Nigerian Universities to suspend the three months strike they embarked upon since December 10 2017.
The Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha, has said the federal government is committed to ensuring that the new National Minimum Wage meets the present economic realities.
A Non-Governmental Organisation, Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), has urged Senate President, Bukola Saraki, to use his political position and influence to sponsor a resolution and prevail on Senators to stop double pay for public office holders.
Mr Boss Mustapha, the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), says the Federal Government is committed to ensuring that the new National Minimum Wage meets the present economic realities.
The implementation of the new national minimum wage would commence in the third quarter of this year, the Federal Government announced on Monday.
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) on Monday vowed to resist any attempt to slowdown the review of the National Minimum wage.
The Nigerian Shippers Council (NSC) has identified corruption in the nation’s seaports and high port charges by terminal operators and shipping companies as reasons why cargoes are diverted to neighbouring countries.
Nigeria Super Eagles yesterday defeated Poland 1-0 at the Municipal Stadium, Wroclaw, to put the team on course for a good showing at the summer World Cup in Russia.
Uche Nwosu, the Chief of Staff to Imo State governor, Rochas Okorocha, has revealed why the governor is so interested in having him as the next governor of the state.
The BringBackOurGirls, BBOG, has given reasons why the move to grant amnesty to repentant Boko Haram insurgents would be detrimental.
The UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (UN OCHA) has announced the resumption of humanitarian operations in Rann town, Borno.
President Muhammadu Buhari has been issued a four-week ultimatum by the Reformed Niger Delta Avengers, a coalition of nine militant groups in the region, to reinstate Coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP), Brigadier-General Paul Boroh (rtd).
Thirty three ships laden with petroleum products, food items and other goods are expected to arrive Apapa and Tin Can Island Ports in Lagos from March 22, to April 5.
Members of the Nkanu Traders’ Association in Enugu State have asked other governorship aspirants in the State to wait till 2023.
Officials have said that Akwa United striker Gabriel Okechukwu and Junior Ajayi from Al Ahly of Egypt will now join the Super Eagles in London after the difficulties of securing visas to Europe.
Operatives of the Federal Road Safety Corps on March 19, 2018 recovered a stolen vehicle and have handed it over to the owner.