Nigeria’s UN Ambassador assumes duty in New York

Nigeria’s new Ambassador/Permanent Representative to the UN, Tijjani Bande, on Monday arrived in New York to assume office at the Permanent Mission of Nigeria to the UN. The News Agency of Nigeria in New York reports that Mr. Bande was received at a brief reception organised for him by the Permanent Mission. The Deputy Permanent […]

BREAKING: Ex-Governor Sule Lamido docked for allegedly inciting violence

A former governor of Jigawa State was on Tuesday morning docked for allegedly inciting his supporters to violence. Mr. Lamido was docked on a four-count charge at a court in Dutse, the Jigawa State capital. The Peoples Democratic Party leader is accused of inciting his supporters to violence in the build up to local government […]

PDP demands unconditional release of Lamido, Suswam, Aliyu

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) National Caretaker Committee has called for the unconditional release of the former Governor of Jigawa State, Sule Lamido, and other political detainees in government custody. The PDP made the call in a statement issued by Dayo Adeyeye, the national publicity secretary of the committee on Monday. The party said its […]

GOV SANI BELLO  ASSURES WORKERS ON CONTRIBUTORY PENSION SCHEMES

 Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello has assured workers in the state of the administration’s   commitment to ensuring that Contributory Pension Schemes takes into consideration interest of all stakeholders. Governor Sani Bello made the pledge in his address at 2017 May Day Celebration in Minna. The Governor called on workers to be optimistic […]

Breaking News: Workers disrupt May Day Celebration Over New Minimum Wage

Workers at the eagle square have refused to continue with the May Day celebration, insisting on the immediate implementation of the N56, 000 new minimum wage. The disruption started as the Workers refused to hear the speech of the minister of labour and employment, Chris Ngige who was represented by the acting permanent Secretary at […]

May Day: Workers demand for minimum wage increase legitimate – NLC

The Nigeria Labour Congress has defended the demand by workers for the increase of the minimum wage, saying it is modest and backed by law. NLC President, Mr. Ayuba Wabba, said this in an interview with Channels TV to mark the May Day celebrations. He said, “By law and practice, and through a collective bargaining […]

Ajimobi promises to clear workers’ salary arrears

Gov. Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has promised to spare no effort in ensuring that the state clears the four months outstanding salaries of workers in the state. He made the disclosure in a statement signed by his Special Adviser, Communication and Strategy, Mr Yomi Layinka, on Sunday, ahead of the commemoration of 2017 Workers’ […]

WHERE ARE THE ELECTED AND APPOINTED REPRESENTATIVES OF LAVUN?

I was in KUTIGI again this week but honestly I’m not happy with the situation that I see my people Haba For the past two months now no light in KUTIGI town and the villages around it. And we have people that Represent us in government 1 Alh Muhammad Nda = commissioner. 2 Honorable Isa […]

DARKNESS LOOMS IN KUTIGI

Lack of access to electricity and modern energy sources profoundly limits economic growth, Kutigi people don’t need any football competitions for now, organizing a football games at this time is a misplacement of priority to the community. For over two months now my people don’t have access to the world, No light for my people […]