BREAKING: NASU, NAAT, SSANU suspend nationwide strike

The non-teaching staff of Nigerian universities have suspended their strike. The staff, members of three unions, NASU, SSANU, and NAAT, announced the suspension of the three month and 10 days old strike on Wednesday. Samson Ugwoke, the national chairman of the Joint Action Committee of the three unions announced suspension on Wednesday at a press […]

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Youth Group Condemns Humiliation Of Gov Sani Bello In Bida

A youth group from Bida, Southern Senatorial District of Niger State has disassociated itself from their peers who attacked and humiliated Governor Abubakar Sani Bello and his entourage including the Etsu Nupe, Alhaji Yahaya Abubakar in Bida penultimate week. Governor Sani Bello along with his retinue of government officials had visited the scene of the […]

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NYSC wants employers to improve welfare packages for corps members

The Coordinator of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Edo, Mr Abdullahi Baba, has urged employers to design new welfare packages for corps members in their establishments. Baba, who stated this in Benin on Wednesday at the 2018 Employers Workshop, said the scheme had ensured equitable distribution of corps members to organisations. The coordinator […]

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Police, soldiers fight with FRSC officers in Abuja

There was violence in Abuja on Wednesday when a fight broke between soldiers, policemen and a female FRSC marshal. It was learnt that the soldiers and policemen were attached to the Abuja Environmental Protection Board (AEPB). The fight, according to reports, broke when a violation notice was to be served at the Road Safety office […]

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NYSC: Employers aiding absenteeism of corps members

The Director General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brigadier General Suleiman Kazuare, has accused employers of corps members in the country of encouraging absenteeism from places of primary assignments by the corps members. Kazaure said abscondment from places of assignments had resulted in many negative effects on the corps members and their places […]

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Senate to investigate establishment of ‘illegal state police’ in Kogi

The Senate has drafted two of its committees to investigate the establishment of the Vigilante Service Group by Kogi state government. The attention of the Senate was drawn to the development by Dino Melaye (Kogi-APC) on Wednesday. Mr. Melaye, while presenting a motion, said the establishment of the state police in Kogi contravened provision of […]

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“WE ARE COMMITTED TO MAKING A DIFFERENCE” COMMISSIONER TELLS MINING ASSOCIATION

The Niger State Commissioner of Mineral Resources has expressed the commitment of the Abubakar Sani Bello led administration in making positive changes that will lead to the development of the State’s Mineral Sector. She stated this when she granted audience to the leadership of Niger State Mining Association. The President of the Association, Obet Yakoi […]

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