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January 11, 2018 2:53 PM New minimum wage should be at least N50,000 – Muslim group tells Buhari

Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has reacted to the readiness of the Buhari’s administration to increase workers’ minimum wage. Professor Ishaq Akintola, MURIC Director, in a statement, lamented that the average Nigerian worker is deliberately impoverished by ​elected leaders. ​”​Yet on top of this economically gloomy scenario, prices of goods and services 35

January 8, 2018 6:03 PM NUC has not ranked any Nigeria University for several years – Executive Secretary

The Executive Secretary of National Universities Commission (NUC), Prof. Adamu Abubakar Abdulrasheed has disclosed that Nigerian Universities have not been ranked for several years. Speaking in Abuja after the 2018 budget defense, he said the NUC had just constituted a high powered Committee headed by the erstwhile Executive Secretary, Professor Peter 17

December 19, 2017 12:05 PM NUC issues provisional license to six new private varsities

The National Universities Commission (NUC), on Tuesday, issued provisional license to six new private universities. The license gives the universities the legal backing to commence academic activities in either their temporary or permanent sites of the university. The six new private universities are; Admiralty University, Ibusa, Delta State; Spiritan 34

December 19, 2017 10:37 AM La Liga Chases Asian Cash With Early Clasico Kick-Off

For the first time, Spanish football’s showpiece event, El Clasico between giants Real Madrid and Barcelona, has been scheduled for a lunchtime kick-off (1200GMT) on Saturday as La Liga seeks to capture Asia’s attention and its cash. “We are keen to provide our fans in Asia the opportunity to watch Real Madrid and Barcelona face off at a time that is convenient 36

November 1, 2017 10:35 PM Edo Pensioners tender unreserved apology to Govt

Following efforts of the Edo State Government at sustaining the monthly payment of pensioners’ entitlements in the state, officials and members of the Local Government Staff Pensions Board Branch of the Nigeria Union of Pensioners (NUP) in the state have distanced themselves from the sponsored protests at Ring Road, Benin City. They expressed their appreciation 25

October 31, 2017 2:36 AM After 6 months, Buhari fires Lawal, Amb Oke; appoints Mustapha as new SGF

ABUJA—SIX months after their suspension, President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, sacked the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, Babachir David Lawal, and the Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency, NIA, Ambassador Ayo Oke. President Buhari also appointed the boss of the Nigeria Inland Waterways Authority, NIWA, Boss Mustapha 24

October 28, 2017 10:42 AM Nigerians should develop their country to avoid deportation – Economist

Lucy George, a development economist and former staff of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa, has advised Nigerians to remain in Nigeria and contribute to its national and economic development. George gave the advice in an interview with newsmen in Abuja on Saturday. She said Nigerians should pay attention to the overwhelming number of Nigerians 47

October 26, 2017 10:03 AM Guber election: Choice before Ndi Anambra

WHEN Dr. Chinweoke Mbadinuju (Odera) became the Governor of Anambra State on May 29, 1999 at the beginning of the fourth republic, after defeating Prof. A.B.C. Nwosu in the PDP primaries, his administration was nothing to write home about. Civil Servants were owed salaries, teachers were not paid and retirees were owed their gratuities and pensions 24

October 25, 2017 3:45 PM Senate moves to bail out Nigerian students stranded abroad

On Wednesday, October 25, the Nigerian Senate announced plans to end the plight of Nigerian students on scholarship abroad. Senate chief whip, Olusola Adeyeye, Osun-APC, moved a motion under order 42 and 52, condemning agencies of government for abandoning the children. Nigerian students are currently stranded in Russia, United Kingdom, Canada and other 15

October 23, 2017 4:58 AM Lies, deceit and the many reasons I want Obiano out – Peter Obi

M r. Peter Obi’s unique story in governance is the subject of many conversations. Tales of his unprecedented frugality in the utilization of government resources have been celebrated in the media space and in hush-hush discussions. The success of his eight-year stint as governor of Anambra State was imprinted in the development of infrastructure, education 41