2019 election: Details of IG of Police meeting with envoys of US, UK, France, Germany emerge

The acting Inspector-General of Police (I-G), Mr. Mohammed Adamu has said that personnel of the force would conduct themselves professionally before, during and after the general elections. NAN reports that Adamu gave the assurance when the British High Commissioner, the EU representative in Nigeria, Heads of Mission of US, France and Germany paid him a […]

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New minimum wage: Buhari reacts to NASS consideration of bill

President Muhammadu Buhari has commended the two chambers of the National Assembly for the expeditious attention they accorded the new minimum wage bill. The President’s Senior Special Assistants on National Assembly Matters, Senator Ita Enang and Hon. Umar El-Yakub, gave the commendation in a chat with journalists at the Assembly complex on Thursday. El-Yakub, who […]

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New minimum wage: Reps reject N27,000 approved for Nigerian workers

Members of the House of Representatives on Thursday faulted the Council of State for approving N27,000 as the new minimum wage when the agreement reached by the government, organised labour and the private sector was N30,000. The lawmakers, therefore, expressed their readiness to adopt the N30,000 proposed by the tripartite committee, whose report was presented […]

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How Rotimi Amaechi created problem for me in South East – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has disclosed that the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, created a serious problem for him when he pledged to construct a railway linking the South-East zone to the Northern part of Nigeria. Buhari made the disclosure during the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential campaign in Enugu, on Thursday. He lamented that fulfilling […]

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N27,000 Minimum Wage: Organized labour warns Buhari, issues fresh conditions

The organised labour on Tuesday, warned that nothing will deny Nigerian workers any kobo from the N30,000 agreed by the constitutionally empowered National Minimum Wage Tripartite Committee, as contained, in its report already submitted to President Muhammadu Buhari. To this end, the United Labour Congress (ULC) called on President Muhammadu Buhari, to unfailingly transmit a […]

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