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March 22, 2018 10:03 AM FG saves N68b on cost, brings 511 MDAs under IPPIS

Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, on Wednesday, disclosed that the Federal Government has saved N68 billion on personnel cost in 2017, bringing the aggregate savings in that regard to N288 billion. Adeosun made this disclosure during her presentation of “Status Update on the Implementation of Federal Executive Council (FEC) Approved Projects” at the Council’s 19

March 21, 2018 8:54 PM Dapchi: Army hands over 106 girls, gives details

The Nigerian Army on Wednesday formally handed 106 released girls from Boko Haram captivity to the Federal Government. Maj.-Gen. Rogers Nicholas, the Theatre Commander, Operation Lafiya Dole, presented the released girls to the Minister of Information, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, at the 105 Air Force Composite Command, Maiduguri. Nicholas explained that “104 of the girls 20

March 17, 2018 1:02 PM The Hausas And Sabo Market In Ile Ife

From the way the ancient city is called, one could almost get the taste of what living in it would be like. The city sounds sweet in the mouths of the elders and the young ones. It is with a certain, deliberate thoughtfulness that could not be found in the way other cities and towns are pronounced especially with its cultural heritage. Ile Ife is an ancient 23

March 12, 2018 8:33 PM Senators resisted me for advocating pay cut for lawmakers – Murray-Bruce

The Senator representing Bayelsa East in the National Assembly, Ben Murray-Bruce, has revealed how he was resisted when he advocated for lower wages. The federal lawmaker said: “From the first day I got to the Senate, I advocated for lower wages and allowances for public officials and a higher minimum wage for the Nigerian worker. I was resisted and made the personal 17

March 12, 2018 2:35 PM Osun Workers Drive Road Will Boost Economy In The State – Residents

Residents of the State of Osun have expressed their views as the state government under the leadership of Governor Rauf Aregbesola commissioned the reconstructed Osun Workers Drive road on Tuesday. The people of Osogbo, the state capital rejoiced over the new road which they say will contribute to economy of the area. Osun Defender correspondent who spoke 22

March 10, 2018 8:05 AM Workers accuse UNIOSUN’s V.C of financial impropriety, administrative deficiency

A cross section of workers from Osun State University, under the auspices of Joint Action Committee(JAC) which comprises all non-teaching staff have accused the Vice-chancellor of the university, Prof. Labode Popoola of financial mismanagement and lack of administrative acumen. In a press release signed by the Chairman of SSANU/JAC, Comrade Lekan Adiat 24

March 6, 2018 4:06 PM PS Commends Aregbesola On Infrastructure Development As Governor Commissions Workers Drive

The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Works and Transport in the State of Osun, Engr. Nurudeen Adeagbo has commended Governor Rauf Aregbesola on massive infrastructural development across the state. Engr. Olatunbosun gave the admonition while speaking at the official commissioning of workers drive road in Isale Osun, Osogbo, the state capital 25

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 19

March 5, 2018 12:41 PM What Saraki asked Senate Panel to do over Zamfara killings

The Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, has directed the Senate Ad-Hoc Committee on Security, to visit Zamfara and conduct an on-the-spot assessment of the killings that recently occurred in the North-West state. In a tweet on his personal handle, Saraki said: “I have directed the Senate Ad-Hoc Committee on Security to visit Zamfara on Tuesday in order 28

March 5, 2018 1:25 AM ITUC tasks Nigerian labour movement

labour in Nigeria might need to do more in its organising task to give fair representation to workers across all the sectors in the country, says the International Trade Unions Confederation (ITUC). This is even as the Somali Trade Federation has commended the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) for its role in the formation and continuous existence of the labour 23