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Court Restrains EFCC, DSS from Arresting Former Governor Ahead of National Assembly Inauguration

Court Restrains EFCC, DSS from Arresting Former Governor Ahead of National Assembly Inauguration

Spread the love          Justice Donatus Okorowo of the Federal High Court, Abuja, on Monday, restrained the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) from detaining former Zamfara State, Abdulaziz Yari, for alleged corruption. The commission arrested the…

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NLC Suspends Planned Nationwide strike

NLC Suspends Planned Nationwide strike

Spread the love          The planned nationwide strike for Wednesday has been postponed by the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC). The decision was made by the Congress on Monday night in Abuja at a meeting with members of…

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TUC Demands Increase In Workers Minimum Wage, Proposes N200,000 For FG

TUC Demands Increase In Workers Minimum Wage, Proposes N200,000 For FG

Spread the love          The Trade Union Congress of Nigeria has called for an increase in the national minimum wage from N30,000 to N200,000, raising concerns about the Federal Government’s withdrawal of the fuel subsidy to a…

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I Was Offered ₦71M To Withdraw The Case – Timothy Adegoke’s Wife

I Was Offered ₦71M To Withdraw The Case – Timothy Adegoke’s Wife

Spread the love          Timothy Adegoke, a master’s student at Obafemi Awolowo University in Ile-Ife, was killed at the Hilton Hotel in Ile-Ife, Osun State, and the wife of the deceased, Bolatito, has disclosed the amount she…

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Fuel Subsidy: Judicial Workers Set To Join NLC on Nationwide Strike

Fuel Subsidy: Judicial Workers Set To Join NLC on Nationwide Strike

Spread the love          The Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN) is organizing its members across the country to participate in the strike action that has been called by the Nigeria Labour Congress in opposition to the…

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Stella Odua’s Trial Must Not Be Delayed, Group Tells Tinubu

Stella Odua’s Trial Must Not Be Delayed, Group Tells Tinubu

Spread the love          Today’s Anti-Corruption Network (TACN) has requested President Bola Tinubu’s intervention to stop an alleged plot to prevent Senator Stella Oduah’s arraignment and trial for the N7.9 billion alleged fraud that the Economic and…

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Ondo Deputy Governor, Ayedatiwa, Denies Wife Battery Allegation

Ondo Deputy Governor, Ayedatiwa, Denies Wife Battery Allegation

Spread the love          The Deputy Governor of Ondo State, Mr Lucky Ayedatiwa has denied allegations of wife battery made against him by a civil society group, Society for Women Empowerment (SWE), saying he has never raised…

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Gov Makinde To Review Supreme Court’s Ruling On Sacked Oyo Local Council Chairmen

Gov Makinde To Review Supreme Court’s Ruling On Sacked Oyo Local Council Chairmen

Spread the love          The Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, has sought the review of a Supreme Court’s order on the payment of salaries and allowances of local government chairmen and councilors sacked in 2019. In a…

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FG To Consider TUC’s Demands, Set Up Committee To Review Minimum Wage

FG To Consider TUC’s Demands, Set Up Committee To Review Minimum Wage

Spread the love          The Trade Union Congress (TUC) has issued a list of requests, which the federal government says it would take into consideration. After an almost three-hour discussion between the Federal administration and the TUC, the…

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No Going Back On The Proposed Nationwide Strike – NLC

No Going Back On The Proposed Nationwide Strike – NLC

Spread the love          The Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, has debunked speculations that it might back down on its proposed industrial action slated nationwide for Wednesday. It claimed that the Federal Government and the Nigeria National Petroleum…

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