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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 6, 2018 8:48 AM WAEC reacts to increment of registration fee

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC), has reacted to the reports on social media that it has increased its registration free from N13, 950 to N30, 000. The exam body said it did not at any point hike its fee as widely being speculated. WAEC was reacting to an inquiry by one Lagos driver @lagosuber on Twitter who wrote: “So @waecnigeria form cost 30k now. “This girl here wants 28

October 31, 2017 11:33 PM Anambra poll: What Nwoye has going for him

OF all the candidates that would contest the November 18 governorship election in Anambra State, the candidate of All Progressives Congress, APC, Dr. Tony Nwoye stands out. Apart from being the youngest candidate among the major political parties (he is 43 years), Nwoye had garnered enough political experience which, perhaps, is what had propelled his ambition 33

October 29, 2017 1:33 AM Nigeria’s unity is desirable, but don’t tell me it is non-negotiable –Gov. Dickson

Governor Henry Seriake Dickson made history when he drove to Aleibiri in Ekeremor local government area of Bayelsa State, the first time a vehicle would reach the community, thanks to the construction of Sagbama, Ekeremor, Agge Road. The governor took time off after the historic drive to speak on a number of national issues, including the failure of the Federal 30

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 21, 2017 11:56 PM When APC made a bold claim for Anambra

Awka – THE commercial city of Onitsha stood still Friday as the All Progressives Congress, APC flagged off its Anambra State governorship campaign with a shock and awe style that has underlined the party’s quest to win the office. The venue of the flag-off, the All Saints Cathedral Field in the centre of the town which had earlier been used by several 30

October 20, 2017 8:14 PM Anambra: APC’s Nwoye Starts Campaign With Promises For Education, Health Sectors

The All Progressives Congress’ Governorship candidate for the Anambra State governorship candidate, Mr Tony Nwoye, has kicked off his campaign with several promises. Mr Nwoye provided some details of his plans for the people of the state on Friday at a rally attended by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo as well as APC leaders and governors such as National 15

October 12, 2017 6:08 AM WAEC/NECO: Obaze blasts Obiano for loss of No. 1 position

THE PDP candidate, Oseloka Obaze, yesterday, continued to mount pressure on the incumbent governor, Chief Willie Obiano, blaming him for the decline in the standard of education in the state. Receiving a joint delegation of the leadership of Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) and Anambra Consensus Project led by Dr. Emeka Eze and Apostle Tim Okpala 28

October 10, 2017 11:03 PM WAEC to hold exam malpractice summit

THE International office of the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) is to hold an international examination malpractice summit between October 19 and 20 to address the menace of examination malpractice. WAEC Registrar Dr. Iyi Uwadiae told reporters at a briefing yesterday that all member-countries of WAEC – The Gambia, Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria and Sierra 36

October 10, 2017 8:06 PM Exam malpractice: WAEC laments ever-growing trend, to organise international summit

The Registrar to the council, Dr Iyi Uwadiae, made the observation at a news conference to announce preparation for WAEC’s up-coming International Summit on Examination Malpractice in Lagos. Uwadiae said that research studies had shown that one of the ways in curbing the ugly trend of examination malpractice was massive enlightenment campaigns. He said that this would 22