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Due to the high inflation rate ravaging the world, the Federal Government of Nigeria said there are plans to increase the thirty thousand naira. The Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, revealed this at the Nigeria Labour Congress public presentation titled, “Contemporary history of working-class struggle” in Abuja. He advised the executives of […]

The Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited says the country will not experience petrol scarcity in December and beyond as it has made adequate arrangements for supply. The Chief Financial Officer of NNPC Limited, Umar Ajia revealed this in Abuja on Monday when he appeared before an ad hoc committee of the House of Representatives on […]

The National Association of Nigerian Students has reportedly suspended the protest in Lagos over the continued shutdown of Universities. Recall that students on Monday paralysed activities at Murtala Muhammad International Airport in Lagos, subjecting travellers and motorists to hardship as traffic gridlock was experienced in different parts of the state. Also, multiple flights were rescheduled […]

Residents of Idofian Community in Ifelodun Local Government Area of Kwara State have appealed to the State Government and other stakeholders to assist in raising speed breakers on Ilorin-Omu-Aran federal highway in the state. This, the community said, would check the incessant killings of children by some hit-and-run drivers as a result of reckless driving […]

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Monday congratulated the Chairman of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, Brig. Gen. Buba Marwa (retd), on the recent successful operation of the agency leading to the smashing of an international drug syndicate and recovery of 1,855kilograms of cocaine. In a telephone call to the Chairman of the anti-narcotics agency […]

The Acting Chairman, Police Service Commission (PSC), Justice Clara Ogunbiyi (rtd), said the commission would meet with the Minister of Police Affairs to discuss its constitutional mandate. A statement by Mr Ikechukwu Ani, the Head of Press and Public Relations of Police Service Commission  on Monday in Abuja said the Inspector-General of Police would be […]

National Industrial Court of Nigeria, Abuja will today hear a suit filed by the federal government against the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) over the union’s ongoing strike. The court had summoned the federal government and ASUU to appear before it on Monday September 12th, 2022 over the seven-month-old strike. However, at the first […]

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige, Monday, said the Federal Government did not take the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, to court over the prolonged strike of the union, as some people claimed. The Minister also regretted that the ASUU leadership does not even understand the importance  of the Collective Bargain […]

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has disclosed that seven million forty-three thousand five hundred ninety-four Nigerians that applied for voter registration did not complete the process before the deadline for the Continuous Voter Registration (CVR). The Commission revealed that a total of ten million ,four hundred and eighty seven thousand ,Nine hundred and seventy […]

Flights at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport have been rescheduled as a result of the protest by the National Association of Nigerian Students, Monday. The PUNCH gathered that the inability of the travellers to enter the airport caused the development. The domestic terminal one also known as the General Aviation Terminal and terminal two operated […]

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