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ASUU seeks adoption of UTAS to end strike‎

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has called for the adoption of the University Transparency and Accountability Solution (UTAS) in the country. The Kano Zonal Coordinator of the association, Mahmud Lawan, made the call in a statement issued in Kano on Thursday at the end of its meeting held at the …

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Nigeria @ 60: Gombe Governor salutes Nigerians

…celebrates Gombe @ 24 Gombe state Governor, Alhaji Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya has felicitated with President Muhammadu Buhari, the good people of Gombe state and Nigerians in general on the occasion of the country’s Diamond Jubilee. In a goodwill message to mark Nigeria at 60 and Gombe state at 24, Governor …

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NIGERIA @60 GOVERNOR FINTIRI CONGRATULATES NIGERIANS:

Adamawa state Governor, Rt. Hon. Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri has congratulated Nigerians on the occasion of commemorating the nations Independence Day. “It is with great pleasure that I extend congratulations to Nigerians on the occasion of the nations 60th anniversary celebrations “. He said. Governor Fintiri stressed that after two decades …

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Nigeria @ 60, Gombe @ 24: Double Cheers in Gombe State

By Ismaila Uba Misilli The mood nationwide is genial as Nigerians celebrate 60 years of nationhood. To analysts and commentators alike, the situation is not different except the expected divergence of opinion on our level of success, depending on perceptions and may be convictions. While some would claim there is …

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Unity schools to resume October 11- Adamu Adamu

Adamu Adamu, Minister of Education, has approved the reopening of unity schools across the country on October 11. This was contained in a letter signed by the minister on Wednesday, in Lagos. Mr Adamu said that the approval is for students in junior and senior secondary schools. He said that …

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OCTOBER 1: PRESIDENT BUHARI TO ADDRESS THE NATION FROM EAGLE SQUARE

As part of activities commemorating the 60th Independence Anniversary of the country, President Muhammadu Buhari will address the nation from the Eagle Square, Abuja, on Thursday, October 1, 2020. The live address will commence after the Anniversary Parade beginning at 10am which will be covered by major television and radio …

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Lagos Cancels Independence Day Parade

The Lagos State Government has opted for a low key celebration of the 60th Independence Anniversary due to the ravaging effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has directed that the planned parade and other activities that involve the gathering of more than 50 people should be cancelled. According …

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FG suspends electricity tariff hike

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission, NERC, has finally issued an order suspending the September 1, 2020 hike in electricity tariff for two weeks This is in line with the agreement reached with the organised Labour on the suspension of strike over the hike in electricity tariff and increase in pump …

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The Issue Of ASUU Will Soon Come To An End – Ngige

    The Federal Government says the issue of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) would soon be resolved. The Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, disclosed this on Tuesday during an interview on Channels Television’s Politics Today. Ngige said the Ministries of Finance, Education, Labour and Employment …

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The fall of Ishaku Abbo and tales of egoistic political neophyte.

By Solomon Kummanger To pick up a fight with a Governor by any political office holder from same state in Nigeria’s greasy politics is not for the fainthearted. It’s like riding a tiger. You must have to keep on riding or be swallowed. Senator Ishaku Abbo, the senator representing Adamawa …

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