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BREAKING: FG, Labour Reach Agreement On #30,000 Minimum Wage

BREAKING: FG, Labour Reach Agreement On #30,000 Minimum Wage At last, a truce has been reached between the Federal Government and Organised Labour as they have agreed to a template on the consequential adjustments for the N30,000 new national minimum wage. The agreement was reached in the early hours of Friday after a meeting that commenced on Thursday night. According...... more

B-R-E-A-K-I-N-G: Cameron A Liar, Says Jonathan

B-R-E-A-K-I-N-G: Cameron A Liar, Says Jonathan Former Nigerian President, Dr Goodluck Jonathan, has called on the general public, particularly Nigerians, not to believe what former British Prime Minister, David Cameron claimed in his book, “For The Record”. In the book, Cameron had said some British troops spotted the location of the abducted Chibok girls and offered to...... more

B-R-E-A-K-I-N-G: Tribunal Affirms Gov Okowa’s Election

B-R-E-A-K-I-N-G:  Tribunal Affirms Gov Okowa’s Election The Gubernatorial Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Asaba, Delta State, has declared Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, the candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP and incumbent Governor of Delta state, as the winner of the March 9, 2019 governorship election in the state. The 3-man Panel chaired by Honourble Justice Suleiman Belgore,...... more

BREAKING: Robert Mugabe is dead

BREAKING: Robert Mugabe is dead   Robert Mugabe,  the first post-independent leader of Zimbabwe, is dead. He died at age 95, the BBC has reported. His death came after battling ill health, the BBC quoted a family source. Mugabe had been in hospital in Singapore since April. He was overthrown in a military coup in November...... more

BREAKING: Nigeria Recalls Ambassador To S/A • As MTN Nigeria Closes Shops Nationwide

BREAKING: Nigeria Recalls Ambassador To S/A •	As MTN Nigeria Closes Shops Nationwide Nigeria on Wednesday recalled her Ambassador to South Africa, Ambassador Kabiru Bala, the Punch, quoting NAN sources has reported. This is coming as South Africa owned telecommunications giant, MTN has announced the closure of all its shops in Nigeria.  President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday met behind closed doors with Vice President...... more

Breaking: Sen Douye Diri Clinches Bayelsa PDP Ticket

Breaking: Sen Douye Diri Clinches Bayelsa PDP Ticket The Bayelsa PDP governorship primary election ended this morning with the Senator representing Bayelsa Central Senatorial District, Sen Douye Diri emerging the winner with 561 votes to beat his closest rival, former NDDC Managing Director, Timi Alaibe, who scored 365 votes. Others are: Okoko 142, Jonah 62, Mciver-Joshua 7, Osaisai 4,...... more

Breaking: Edgal Imohimi remains CP Lagos

Breaking: Edgal Imohimi remains CP Lagos  There are indications that the Commissioner of Police, Lagos State Police Command, Imohimi Edgal, who was transferred to Abuja to the Force Headquarters in Abuja about three days ago is still the command’s boss. He was move to Abuja as the CP Explosive Ordinance Department.  He was expected to handover to...... more

BREAKING: 2019: Atiku Signs Peace Accord In Abuja

BREAKING: 2019: Atiku Signs Peace Accord In Abuja Former Vice President and candidate of the main opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has signed the peace accord for 2019 presidential candidates in Abuja. Premium  Times reports that Atiku signed the pact drafted by the National Peace Committee during a ceremony at the Kukah Centre, Abuja....... more

BREAKING: Fasehun, OPC Founder, Is Dead

BREAKING: Fasehun, OPC Founder, Is Dead Dr. Frederick Fasehun, founder of Odua Peoples Congress (OPC) is dead. He died at the age of 83.  The Punch reports that Fasehun died in the early hours of Saturday at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Ikeja.  The octogenarian, it was learnt, was admitted at the Intensive Care Unit of...... more

BREAKING: George Bush, former US President is dead

BREAKING: George Bush, former US President is dead Former President of the United States of America, George Herbert Walker Bush, is dead. He was 94.  The death of Bush who was the 41st president of the United States was announced by his son, George W. Bush (43rd American president) on behalf of the family on Friday.  He died of...... more

BREAKING: ASUU Commences Indefinite Nationwide Strike

BREAKING: ASUU Commences Indefinite Nationwide Strike The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has ordered its members across the country to commence an indefinite industrial action. Channels TV reports that this followed a meeting of leaders of the union on Sunday at the Federal University of Technology, Akure, the Ondo State capital. The National President of ASUU,...... more

At Last Obasanjo Forgives Atiku, Endorses Him For 2019

At Last Obasanjo Forgives Atiku, Endorses Him For 2019 At last, former President Olusegun Obasanjo has ended his feud with his former vice, Atiku Abubakar and has also endorsed him for the 2019 presidential election, saying he is better than incumbent President Muhammadu Buhari.  Abubakar, who served as Obasanjo’s deputy between 1999 and 2007, is the presidential candidate of the...... more

Buhari Declares June 12, Democracy Day • Confers GCFR On MKO Abiola, GCON On Kingibe, Fawehinmi

Buhari Declares June 12, Democracy Day •	Confers GCFR On MKO Abiola, GCON On Kingibe, Fawehinmi President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday declared June 12 as Democracy Day in place of May 29. He also conferred on the acclaimed winner of the annulled June 12, 1993 Presidential Election, the late MKO Abiola, the highest award in the land, the Grand Commander of the Federal Republic (GCFR) posthumously. He...... more

NASS Threatens To Invoke Its Powers On Executive

NASS Threatens To Invoke Its Powers On Executive The National Assembly, after three hours of closed door meeting, has threatened to invoke its powers on the Executive arm of government. Observers say it is a euphemism for a threat to impeach the President.  In an 11 paragraph resolution, it passed a vote of no confidence on the Inspector General...... more

BREAKING : Obiano wins Anambra governorship election

BREAKING : Obiano wins Anambra governorship election Anambra State incumbent governor, Chief Willie Obiano, has retained his seat by winning all the 21 local government areas of the state, based on the results announced on Sunday at the collation centre in Awka. Obiano, who is of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), defeated Tony Nwoye of the All...... more

Buhari fires Babachir, Oke

Buhari fires Babachir,  Oke At last,  President Muhammadu Buhari has sacked the suspended Secretary to the Government of the Federation  ( SGF)  , Babachair Lawal and the Director General of the Nigeria Intelligence Agency ( NIA), Amb Ayo Oke. He has also approved the appointment of Boss Mustapha as the new SGF. According to a...... more

BREAKING: Kachikwu keeps mum after meeting Buhari

BREAKING: Kachikwu keeps mum after meeting Buhari Minister of State (MoS) for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, on Friday kept mum after meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari behind closed doors at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The Punch reports that the minister who arrived the Presidential Villa around 11:40 am for the meeting left at about 12 .50 pm....... more

Dickson effects minor shake up in cabinet

Dickson effects minor shake up in cabinet Bayelsa State Governor, Hon Henry Seriake Dickson on Wednesday effected a minor change in his cabinet.  Those affected are Markson Iworiso is the new Commissioner for Information and Orientation, the former Commissioner for Information, Hon. Jonathan Obuebite, was moved to Education while his predecessor, Markson Fefegha becomes Commissioner for Mineral Resources....... more

BREAKING: Gunman kills 50, injures 400 in Las Vegas. *Allegedly with 10 guns *Senseless tragedy – Pope Francis

 BREAKING:  Gunman kills 50, injures 400 in Las Vegas.     *Allegedly with 10 guns    *Senseless tragedy – Pope Francis At least 50 people were killed and more than 400 injured when a gunman opened fire on a country music festival at Las Vegas Strip on Sunday,raining down bullets from the 32nd floor of a hotel for several minutes before he was shot dead by police. The death toll, which police...... more

 

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