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NYSC: No increment in corps members’ allowance

The Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brig. Gen. Sale Zakari Kazaure, has debunked rumours of increment in the monthly allowances of serving corps members across the country by the Federal Government.

2019: Senator Hunkuyi vows to unseat Governor el-Rufai

A member of the National Assembly, Senator Suleiman Hunkuyi (PDP Kaduna North), Friday vowed to unseat Governor Nasir el-rufai of Kaduna State during the February 2019 polls.

ADC rewards 118 lawmakers with automatic tickets

The African Democratic Congress, ADC, has given 118 serving lawmakers at the federal and state levels automatic tickets ahead of the 2019 general elections.

President Buhari assures Chinese investors of support

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday in Beijing, China, assured existing and prospective Chinese investors of high-level support for their investment plans in Nigeria.
Governor Abubakar Sani Bello of Niger State

Niger government seeks N15 billion to clear 10-years pension arrears

The Niger government needs N15.2 billion to settle entitlements of civil servants who retired from service eight to 10 years ago.

TUC calls for more affordable houses for workers

The Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC) Bayelsa chapter has called on the three tiers of government to provide more affordable houses for workers across the country.
Senator Ademola Nurudeen Adeleke

Osun guber: Senator Adeleke asks Governor Aregbesola to pay workers’ salary arrears

The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ademola Adeleke, has called on Governor Rauf Aregbesola to listen to clamour by civil servants and hasten the payment of their 34 months’ salary arrears.

Workers return to work in Osun after warning strike

Workers in Osun on Monday, returned to work after the expiration of a three-day warning strike they embarked upon on the directive of the state Joint Labour Unions.

2019: Abia youths buy nomination form for ex-Governor Orji Kalu

Ahead of the 2019 general elections, about 7,000 youths are currently contributing N1,000 each to buy the nomination form for former governor of Abia State, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu, to contest for Abia North senatorial seat.

Burundi economy battered by years of political crisis

Burundi's economy has been battered by the "calamitous effect" of a three-year political crisis which has wiped out modest gains that had been made, an International Crisis Group (ICG) report said Friday.
Senator Ademola Nurudeen Adeleke

Senator Adeleke calls on Governor Aregbesola to pay workers’ salary arrears

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP)’s candidate for the forthcoming governorship election in Osun State, Sen. Ademola Adeleke, has called on Governor Rauf Aregbesola, to listen to the civil servants clamour for prompt payment of the arrears of their salaries and make life meaningful to them.
The National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) rose from several hours of meeting approving the appointment of Yekini Nabena as acting National Publicity of the party.

APC: Elections will be won by votes, not campaign ground antics

The All Progressives Congress (APC) believes the outcome of the general elections in 2019 will be determined by the votes from the electorate.
Rabiu Kwankwaso, senator representing Kano central, has declared his intention to contest the presidency on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

2019: Senator Kwankwaso declares for Presidency, vows to unseat President Buhari

One of the contenders for the presidential ticket under Nigeria’s main opposition party, the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Rabiu Kwankwaso, on Wednesday declared to run for the number one political seat.
Governor David Nweze Umahi

MSME loan: Ebonyi government terminates relationship with Bank of Industry

Ebonyi State Government has withdrawn from the Bank of Industry the responsibility of handling the procedure for the disbursement of its joint loans for Civil Servants and other Micro Small and Medium Enterprises in the State.

Governor Amosun needs God’s intercession for successor – aspirant

A governorship aspirant on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ogun State, Mr. Temitope Kuyebi, has charged the people of Yewa-Awori of the state to continue to pray for Governor Ibikunle Amosun, not to renege on his promise to zone the 2019 gubernatorial election to Ogun West senatorial district.

APC is like an expired drug, no one wants it – ADC

The Ogun State chairman of the African Democratic Congress, Dr. Gbolade Osinowo, has likened the ruling All Progressives Congress to an expired drug which ‘no sane person’ will want to take.

Ekiti workers embark on indefinite strike

Angry Ekiti State workers thursday stormed the state secretariat in Ado Ekiti and chased away their colleagues who have resumed duty over crisis surrounding their unpaid salaries.

No queues at ATM points as salary delays despite Sallah

Bank customers in the Federal Capital Territory on Tuesday attributed non-payment of salary by the Federal Government as reason for low queues at the various bank Automated Teller Machines.

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PDP demands reconstitution of Osun election tribunal

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has demanded the immediate reconstitution of the Osun State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal.

Federal government recovers 690 containers of electricity equipment abandoned at port for 10 years

Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Raji Fashola, on Thursday said that the ministry recovered 690 out of 800 containers of electricity equipment abandoned at port for 10 years by previous administrations.
Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC)

NNPC: Oil thieves cause of pipeline fire incident in Abia

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says the fire incident that happened on System 2E pipeline network in Umuaduru and Umuimo communities in Abia state was caused by suspected oil thieves.
Titilola Vivour-Adeniyi

Official: Lagos records 667 domestic and sexual violence cases in three months

The Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team says 667 cases of domestic and sexual violence were recorded from July to September this year.

Lai Mohammed: Opposition lacks moral right to blame Muhammadu Buhari for unemployment

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, said on Thursday in London that the opposition lacked the moral right to blame President Muhammadu Buhari–led administration for unemployment in the country.