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PDP, 30 other political parties boycott Kaduna council polls

Thirty one political  parties, including the Peoples Democratic Party, said they would  boycott the Local Councils’ election in Kaduna State holding today. The parties under the aegis of Coalition of Political Parties in Kaduna State, made their stand known at a press conference on Friday in Kaduna. the coalition hinged their decision on the alleged violation of the Constitution and Electoral...

Despite criticising Bindow severally for using overdraft, Fintiri set to use overdraft to pay salaries in Adamawa-CSO

“Fintiri should be reminded that he is no longer in the state House of Assembly, but now a governor of a state”   Fintiri led state government in Adamawa has perfected plans to use Bank overdraft to pay salaries, document sighted by this news medium show that in no distance time, Fintiri will use overdraft to pay salaries from now hence...

Call your violent members to order, CAN tells Miyetti-Allah

Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) on Thursday urged the leadership of the Miyetti-Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) to call their members who are violent to order. The President, CAN, Dr Samson Ayokunle, who made the call at a news conference in Abuja, said until they were called to order they cannot regain the trust and respect of Nigerians. The cleric...

Man commits suicide as 2 wives engage in adulterous affairs

A 40-year-old Zimbabwean Jotham Chakawa has committed suicide because his two wives were allegedly both cheating on him. Reports say that Jotham Chakawa killed himself after suspecting his two wives, who happen to be sisters, were engaged in two separate adulterous affairs. Chakawa is reported to have previously made two attempts to kill himself after suspecting that his wives Letwin Gwena...

Abia Poly begins online publication of results

Prof. Ezionye Eboh, Rector, Abia State Polytechnic, says the institution will start publishing students’ results online from next session, to curtail students’ excesses. Eboh said that the planned online result publication was in conformity with global best practices,  and will ensure transparency and accountability in the school’s educational system. Eboh, who disclosed this during a news briefing in Aba, on Thursday,...

APC suspends its National Vice Chairman

The National Working Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has approved the suspension of the party’s National Vice Chairman, Inuwa Abdulkadir. Mr Abdulkadir had been controversially suspended by the Magajin Gari “A” Ward, Sokoto North Local Government Area of the party in Sokoto State. He was accused of working against the APC in the Sokoto State governorship election. The APC lost the...

FG raises alarm over new cassava disease

The Federal Government has raised an alarm over a recent virile disease, Cassava Brown Streak Disease (CBSD), ravaging East and Central Africa now making its way to West Africa. Dr Muhammed Umar, the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, disclosed this on Thursday in Abuja at the 2019 Cassava Investment Forum. The Permanent Secretary represented by Mr Ayodeji Bobby,...

DPR seals illegal filling stations in Adamawa

The Adamawa office of the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), has commenced the sealing of illegal filling stations in the state. The exercise which commenced on Thursday, has led to the sealing of six filling stations in Gombi, Hong, Mubi North and Mubi South Local Government Areas. Speaking on the exercise, Alhaji Ibrahim Ciroma, DPR Operations Controller in charge of Adamawa,...

No more excuses from Fintiri as FG commence immediate implementation of minimum wage-Group

The secretary Justice frontiers, Mapida Ikwurunyi has hailed President Buhari for given approval for the immediate implementation of the 30,000 minimum wage to Nigeria workers, Ikwurunyi admonish Gov. Fintiri of Adamawa state to commence payment of the long awaited 32000 minimum wage promised he made to the workers during the last governorship campaign in the state. In a statement by...

Minimum wage: FG commences payment for workers earning below N30,000

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the immediate implementation of the N30,000 new national wage for Federal Public Service workers currently earning below the minimum wage. The Chairman, National Salaries, Income and Wages Commission, Richard Egbule, said this while addressing a news conference on the implementation of the new national minimum wage on Tuesday in Abuja. He said the commencement of the...

Breaking: Buhari approves ‘immediate’ payment of new Nat’l minimum wage amidst raging labour strike plans

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the immediate implementation of the N30,000 new national wage for Federal Public Service workers currently earning below the recently approved monthly workers’ pay. Details loading…