Minimum wage: NLC faults Ngige, reveals when new pay will commence

The President of the Nigerian Labour Congress, NLC, has said that the new minimum wage will be announced earlier than the third quarter as stated by Chris Ngige, the Minister of Labour and Employment. Ngige had said that a new national minimum wage will be announced before the end of the year. The 30-member tripartite committee […]

Former LG chairman jailed six years over 22m fraud

An Osun State High Court on Monday sentenced a former local government chairman, Rufus Wole-Ojo, to six years imprisonment over 22m fraud. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, had on May 28, 2013 arraigned Mr. Ojo before the court on a three-count charge bordering on stealing, using his position for personal gratification and money […]

Za a haramta wa mata masu bilicin aikin yi a Ghana

Hakkin mallakar hotoGETTY IMAGESImage captionBilicin na lalata fata Hukumar shige da fice a Ghana ta ce ta soke cancantar matan da fatar jikinsu ta nuna suna bilicin daga cikin sabbin ma’aikatan da za ta dauka aiki. Hukumar ta ce daukar matakin ya zama wajibi saboda dalilai na tabbatar da lafiyar jami’anta. Kakakin hukumar Michael Amoako-Attah […]

Jirgin yaki da Boko Haram ya yi hatsari

Hakkin mallakar hotoGETTY IMAGESImage captionRundunar sojin saman ta ce babu asarar rai a hatsarin Rundunar sojin sama ta Nigeria ta ce wani jirginta mai saukar angulu kirar Mi-17 da ke yaki da mayakan Boko Haram ya yi hatsari a shiyyar arewa maso gabashin kasar. A wata sanarwa, kakakin rundunar sojin saman AVM Olatokunbo Adesanya ya […]

Malaman Kaduna da Elrufai sun shata layi

Malaman makaranta a jihar Kaduna sun shiga wani yajin aikin “sai baba ta gani” domin nuna fushinsu kan korar malaman da ba su ci jarrabawa ba da gwamnati ta yi. To amma gwamnatin jihar ta ce za ta kori duk malamin da ya shiga yajin aikin. BBC Hausa

‘Don’t leave effort against fuel price hike to labour alone’

The Vice President of Industrial Global Union, Comrade Issa Aremu, has urged Nigerians not to leave the war against petrol price hike to the labour unions alone. He asked Nigerians to instead resist any attempt by the government to hike fuel pump price, and advised the Federal Government to treat hoarding and diversion of the […]

Maina: Court refuses AGF’s request to stop Senate probe

A Federal High Court in Abuja has refused an application by the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister for Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN) seeking to stop the Senate probe into the reinstatement of the former chairman of the pension task force, Abdulrasheed Maina into the civil service. Justice Binta Nyako yesterday ordered that […]

Governors, ministers meet over farmers, herders crisis

The Federal government yesterday met six state governors and heads of security agencies over the continuous crisis between herdsmen and farmers in some states of the federation. Hundreds of people, including women and children, have been killed in repeated clashes in at least six states. The latest clashes in Benue, Taraba, Adamawa and Kaduna as […]