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April 2, 2018 12:46 PM Israel cancels plan to deport African migrants

Israel announced, on Monday, that it had reached a deal with the UN refugee agency to cancel a controversial plan to deport African migrants and replace it with a new one that will see thousands sent to Western countries. A minimum of 16,250 migrants will be resettled in unspecified Western nations under the agreement announced in a statement from Prime 19

March 30, 2018 11:00 AM Tinubu’s colloquium: Omokri replies Osinbajo, lists Jonathan’s achievements

Reno Omokri, former New Media aide to ex-president Goodluck Jonathan has highlighted achievements of his principal during his tenure as president of Nigeria. Omokri listed fourteen Universities, Abuja- Kaduna railway, three power stations as part of Jonathan’s achievement in reaction to the latest statement credited to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo 24

March 10, 2018 10:40 AM NLC gives FG deadline for new minimum wage

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has insisted that the new minimum wage must come into effect in July this year. NLC president, Ayuba Wabba, told The Guardian that they would reject any date that is beyond July. Wabba stated that arrangements have been finalised to sign the agreement in Kigali, Rwanda on March 21, this year. “Going by all the data submitted 26

March 5, 2018 6:18 PM Ngige gives update on minimum wage

The Minister for Labour and Productivity, Dr Chris Ngige, on Monday assured Nigerian workers of implementation of a new minimum wage. Ngige said the committee set up for that purpose by the Federal Government had already started work. Ngige gave the assurance while speaking with journalists shortly after witnessing the swearing in of newly-elected chairmen 21

March 3, 2018 7:04 AM Planes banned from flying over Lionel Messi’s house

The expansion of El Prat Airport in Barcelona have been abandoned, because it would have led to more air traffic above Lionel Messi’s mansion in the coastal town of Castelldefels. The official explanation given for why the addition of a new runway located to the sea was discarded, were environmental and financial reasons. But the president of Spanish 32

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 51

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 38

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 44

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 31

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 60