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New Minimum Wage: NLC Threaten Industrial Action With State Governors By Dec, 31


The Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) has yesterday disclosed it cannot guarantee industrial harmony failure by the state governors to conclude negotiations and subsequent payment of the new national minimum wage latest 31 December, as directed by President Buhari.

Constituency Projects To Gulp N2.1 Trillion For The Year 2020


The bill seeking to legalize the constituency project of the National Assembly where 20 percent of the national budget will be directed henceforth has scaled the second reading in the Senate yesterday.

Electricity Workers Suspend Nationwide Strike


The National Union of Electricity Employees (NUEE) has suspended the strike action it embarked upon yesterday. The Union had declared strike on Wednesday, in the build-up to its 21 days ultimatum it gave to Federal Government.

APPO Appoints Nigeria’s Omar Farouk As Secretary-General

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The African Petroleum Producers' Organization, APPO has appointed Nigeria's Dr. Omar Farouk Ibrahim as its new Secretary-General, taking over from H.E Mahaman Laouan Gaya of Niger.

Turkish Airlines Operations Suspended By Nigerian Government

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The Nigerian Government has suspended all operations of Turkish Airlines in Nigeria due to the ill-treating of its Nigerian passengers.

ICPC Declared House Of Reps Member Wanted

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The Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has declared, Shehu Muhammad, member House of Representative Koko/Besse Federal constituency of Kebbi state wanted.

Forbes Names Akinwumi Adesina African Of The Year


Former Nigerian Minister of Agriculture and president of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Akinwumi Adesina has been named Forbes African of the Year for his roles in poverty eradication on the continent.

 The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr Godwin Emefiele, has said that the unconventional monetary policies adopted by the apex bank in steering the country’s economy are yielding good results. He stated this on Friday during the 1st Convocation Lecture of the Edo University, Iyamho, entitled ‘Role of Monetary Policy:

Former leader of the Niger Delta People’s Volunteer Force (NDPVF), Alhaji Mujahid Dokubo-Asari, has issued a strong warning to President Muhammadu Buhari, urging him to strictly follow the Establishment Law of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), to avoid anarchy.