Onnoghen: Court of Appeal suspends CCT proceedings

The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen The Court of Appeal in Abuja has suspended the proceedings of the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) on the alleged false asset declaration against the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen. A three-man panel of justices presided by Justice Abdul Aboki yesterday said the […]

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Minimum wage: Labour meets today as bill passes 2nd reading

Private sector accepts N27,000 ‘How we’re living on N18,000’   The Organised Labour will hold an emergency National Executive Council meeting today to take a position on Tuesday’s approval of N27,000 as minimum wage by the Council of State. This is even as the two chambers of the National Assembly passed for second reading the […]

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Brazil gets easy Copa America draw, Argentina faces Colombia

Brazil in easy Copa America draw Hosts Brazil were handed a favourable group at the 2019 Copa America draw in Rio de Janeiro on Thursday but arch-rivals Argentina landed a tough appointment with Colombia. Eight-time winners Brazil, the top seeds in Group A, were given a pool with minnows Bolivia, Venezuela and Peru. They will […]

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Chelsea players get Sarri’s praises for beating Tottenham

Chelsea players earn coach Sarri’s praises after edging out Tottenham for League Cup final Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri hopes victory on penalties over Tottenham to reach the League Cup final can prove a turning point in his first season in charge. Sarri had questioned the mental strength of his squad and demanded star forward Eden […]

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Oil prices rise over turmoil in Venezuela

Oil prices rise over the turmoil in Venezuela Oil prices rose by more than one percent on Friday as turmoil in Venezuela triggered concerns that its oil exports could soon be disrupted. Washington on Thursday signalled it could impose sanctions on Venezuela’s crude exports as Caracas descends further into political and economic turmoil. International Brent […]

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No vigilance group, party insignia on elections day – Police

Nigerian police The police have banned vigilance group from the streets as well as wearing of any insignia of political party on election days in Kwara. The Commissioner of Police in Kwara, Mr. Bashir Makama, issued the ban in Ilorin at a stakeholders’ meeting organised by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) ahead of the […]

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