Govt May Sack Workers To Meet Minimum Wage Demand – Ngige

Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, on Thursday, said that the demand of labour over the implementation of the new minimum wage would cost the Federal Government N580 billion annually. Ngige said that such adjustment, in line with labour’s demand, was not sustainable as the government would have to lay off some workers... Continue Reading →


Photo: Culture! Singer, Burna Boy Prostrates For Ooni Of Ife At An Event

Homeboy Burna Boy pays homage to his Imperial Majesty, the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Oguneusi Ojaja II. See full photos below:

‘Soldiers Now Help Kidnappers In Nigeria’- Senator Abaribe Cries Out

Senate Minority Whip, Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe, has alleged that soldiers were helping kidnappers across Nigeria. Abaribe, who is representing Abia North in the Senate, claimed that rescued kidnapped victims can no longer be handed over to soldiers for safety. He made the allegation while contributing to a motion on insecurity along Abuja-Lokoja road during the... Continue Reading →

Fani-Kayode Reacts As Gunmen Invade Kaduna School, Kidnap 6 girls And 2 Teachers

Femi Fani-Kayode, former Aviation Minister, on Thursday reacted to reports that unknown gunmen abducted six schoolgirls in Kaduna State. DAILY POST reports that unknown gunmen had on Friday abducted six girls and two teachers from Engravers College in Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna State. In a tweet, Fani-Kayode, a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic... Continue Reading →

Former U20 Flying Eagles Captain, Isaac Promise Is Dead

Former Nigeria striker, Isaac Promise, has died at the age of 31, after a brief illness. He passed away on Wednesday. He captained Nigeria to the 2003 Fifa U17 World Cup held in Finland, as well as the 2005 Fifa U20 World Cup in the Netherlands. Also, at the 2008 Olympics, he played a key... Continue Reading →

#Xenophobia: “When You Are In Rome, You Do As The Romans Do” – Buhari Tells Nigerians

South Africa and Nigeria have reiterated their condemnation of the recent spate of violent attacks in South Africa against foreign nationals. The two nations cemented their stance at the first incoming State visit hosted by South Africa under the sixth administration. President Cyril Ramaphosa hosted his Nigerian counterpart, President Muhammadu Buhari, for a State visit... Continue Reading →

“Nigeria does not need 109 senators and 360 reps” – Rochas Okorocha Proposes One Senator Per State To Reduce Cost Of Governance

The senator representing Imo West Senatorial District at the National Assembly, ex-Governor Rochas Okorocha, has recommended one senator per state, instead of the current three from each state of the federation. He said this will reduce the cost of governance in general. Okorocha spoke during the Senate plenary on Thursday. “We must begin to make... Continue Reading →

Estimated Billing To Attract One Year Jail Term As Reps Pass Bill To Reform Power Sector

The House of Representatives on Thursday passed three bills sponsored by the Speaker, Femi Gbajabiamila, one of which seeks to criminalize the estimated billing of electricity consumers by distribution companies. When the proposed law is concurred with by the Senate and assented to by the President, it will become criminal for service providers to issue... Continue Reading →

This Is Not Fair –Nigerian Lady Cries Out After NYSC Denies Her Certificate For Studying Abroad

A Nigerian lady, identified as Gloria Adjei has cried out after she was allegedly denied her National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) discharge certificate following her completion of the mandatory one-year scheme. Gloria took to her Instagram page on Thursday to narrate her ordeal as 2018 Batch C Stream 1 corps members passed out of the... Continue Reading →

You Will Regret Dumping Nigeria – Fans Come Hard On Chelsea’s Abraham Tomori

Nigerian fans have reacted to the invitation of Chelsea’s Tammy Abraham and Fikayo Tomori to the England national team. England coach, Gareth Southgate, listed both players in his squad for the Three Lions’ Euro 2020 qualifiers against the Czech Republic and Bulgaria on October 11 and 14 respectively. The fans, who took to Twitter, said... Continue Reading →

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