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Jamiu Abiola

Ex-President Obasanjo benefitted from my father’s death – MKO Abiola’s son

Jamiu Abiola, a son to late MKO Abiola, the acclaimed winner of the 1993 presidential elections, has slammed former President Olusegun Obasanjo for “benefitting on his father’s blood” but neglecting to recognise his contribution to Nigeria’ democracy.
Jamiu Abiola

Jamiu Abiola: Ex-President Obasanjo reaps on my father’s blood

Jamiu Abiola, son of late Chief MKO Abiola, has slammed former President Olusegun Obasanjo for “benefitting on his father’s blood” but neglecting to recognise his contribution to Nigeria’ democracy.
Adams Oshiomhole, the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to prosecute those who wasted $16billion on electricity.

Adams Oshiomhole charges Presient Buhari to punish past government over missing $16 billion

Adams Oshiomhole, the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to prosecute those who wasted $16billion on electricity.
PRESIDENT RECEIVES LEADERSHIP OF NIGERIA UNION OF PENSIONERS AT THE COUNCIL CHAMBER, STATE HOUSE ABUJA JAN 4 2019-1

President Buhari: N4.9 trillion saved annually from pension payroll cleanup

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday said the Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD) under his administration has saved N4.9 trillion per annum as a result of payroll clean-up under the civil service verification exercise.

Federal government overpays ex-Nigeria Airways staff

Investigation has revealed that some of the ex-Nigeria Airways workers whose payment of 50 percent pension and other severance packages commenced in October were credited twice.
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SAHCO targets expansion of operations to West African sub-region in 2019

The Skyway Aviation Handling Company Plc is planning to expand its ground handling services to other countries in the West African sub-region in 2019.
President Muhammadu Buhari has lauded Nigerians for curbing excessive taste for foreign products, which has positioned the country for food self-sufficiency, and resulted into savings of over $21 billion.

[email protected]: Why we love this President

“That’s him, that’s him,” the two old women, wrinkled and bent with age, exclaimed. You could see wonderment and fulfillment in their eyes. And as if on cue, they both began to cry.
The National Union of Textile Garment and Tailoring Workers of Nigeria held a peaceful protest in Lagos on Tuesday to mark the 40th anniversary of the organisation.

NLC to place governors owing salaries, pensions on ‘watch list’

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) is to liase with the International Trade Union Congress (ITUC) to place names of governors in the states where workers are being owed salaries and pensions for several months on a “watch list”.

ICPC arrests fake ex-Nigeria Airways worker

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has arrested one Emmanuel Eneji for falsely claiming to be a former employee of the defunct Nigeria Airways.

Verification of ex-Nigeria Airways workers living abroad may begin 2019

Mr John Waitono, Deputy Director, Presidential Initiative on Continuous Audit (PICA), says verification exercise for former workers of the defunct Nigeria Airways Ltd. who are in the diaspora may begin in January 2019.

Pension: 2000 ex-Nigeria Airways workers get payment alert – Baba Ibrahim

At least, 2000 former workers of the defunct Nigeria Airways have received payment alert of the 50 per cent of their pension approved by the Federal Government, a former Managing Director of the airline and former President, African Airline Association, Capt. Jonathan Baba Ibrahim has disclosed.
Minister of State for Aviation, Hadi Sirika

Federal government explains temporary suspension of national carrier

The federal government Thursday explained that the national carrier, which was earlier billed to kick off in December was suspended temporarily because the process to actualise it was delayed.
President Buhari with R-L: Dr Iyi Uwadiae Registrar WAEC, Olutise Adenipekun Head Nig. Nat. Office WAEC, Head Public Affairs WAEC Abiodun Aduloju and Zonal Coordinator WAEc Abuja Olufemi Oke as he receives Attestation and confirmation of result from West Africa Examination Council (WAEC) registrar in State House on 2nd Nov 2018

President Buhari, WAEC and PDP’s toxic air

The West African Examinations Council, WAEC, Friday, said the controversy concerning President Muhammadu Buhari’s school certificate is embarrassing and felt a sense of duty to produce and deliver to him a confirmation and attestation of his results, in form of a duplicate certificate.

Multiple verification stalls payment of ex-Nigeria Airways workers’ entitlements

The Presidential Initiative on Continuous Audit (PICA) has said that payment of the approved N22.6 billion entitlements to ex-workers of the defunct Nigeria Airways Ltd., was halted due to multiple verifications by some of the beneficiaries.

Ex-Nigeria Airways workers’ verification rounding off

The Coordinator of the Lagos Centre of the defunct Nigeria Airways Pensioners’ verification, said on Thursday that the verification was almost completed.
Acting Finance Minister of Finance Zainab Ahmed

Federal government begins payment of entitlements to ex-Nigeria Airways workers

The federal government has begun the payment of 50 per cent entitlements of ex-workers of the defunct Nigeria Airways who have successfully completed the verification exercise.
Acting Finance Minister of Finance Zainab Ahmed

Federal government allays fear of omitted, missing names of Nigeria Airways ex-workers

The federal government has noted the concerns and fears raised on omitted and missing names in the ongoing verification exercise of the liquidated Nigeria Airways Limited (NAL) former workers and has created a help desk to attend to them.

Nigerian Airways pensioners decry omission of retirees names in original verification list

The Nigerian Union of Pensioners (NUP) Nigeria Airways Branch, has expressed concern over the omission of some names of its members currently undergoing verification in three centres across the country.

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Election: General Olonisakin reiterates military’s neutrality

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Court of Appeal fixes date to entertain Justice Onnoghen’s appeal against trial

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