Former Vice President and the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has directed the implementation of N33,000 minimum wage to all employees in his companies. The directive was issued to heads of business units of companies owned by the former vice president and was to take immediate effect. Muhammad El-Yakub, the […]
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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru The Presidency, yesterday, chided those accusing President Muhammadu Buhari of reneging on the N30,000 agreed on by the National Minimum Wage Tripartite Committee. According to the Presidency, President Buhari never mentioned any figure since he received the report, noting that the controversy over the minimum wage was unnecessary as the President, being […]
The Buhari Media Organisation says U.S. lobbyist were paid millions of dollars to secure an American visa for Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar. The Chairman, Niyi Akinsiju and Secretary, Cassidy Madueke, said this in a statement jointly signed in Abuja on Tuesday, describing the effort as another chapter in PDP’s “book of […]
The President gave the approval on Tuesday shortly after the report of the committee was presented to him. President Muhammadu Buhari has endorsed the new national minimum wage of N30,000 proposed by the Tripartite Committee on National Minimum Wage. The President gave the approval on Tuesday shortly after the report of the committee was presented […]
Veteran Nigerian comedian, Ali Baba has said money is the only factor that determines who win elections in Nigeria, also stating that it is also why they run for the post. According to the ace comedian, one a politician gets elected into office, he has to make people ‘chop the money’ or become an enemy […]
The Prince of Wales, Charles and his wife, Princess Camilla have arrived Nigeria. According to reports, they touched down at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, at about 1:34pm. During his visit, Prince Charles would engage in peace-building activities, including addressing the farmers-herders clashes. The British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Mr Paul Arkwright had disclosed […]
Plateau tops list with N57,000, Abia follows with N42,000, Jigawa N32,000, Nasarawa N31, Kano N30,000, Gombe N28,000, Borno 27,000, Bauchi N25, Adamawa N23,000 , Ondo N22,000, Taraba N20,000 …Lagos, Enugu agree to pay whatever Southern states will pay …Akwa Ibom, Imo, Ekiti, Katsina, Oyo, not specific …Delta unable to accommodate any salary increment on current […]
Nollywood actress, Mercy Johnson Okojie shared new photos as she looks gorgeous on traditional attire. She wrote; I Got loads of dms on Rape and the fear to speak…i just want to use this Quote… You are not a Victim for sharing, You are a survivor, Setting the world on fire with your truth and […]
Nigerian film actress and director Omoba Sola Kosoko, otherwise known as Omoba Sola Kosoko-Abina, known for Láròdá òjò. She is also the daughter of Jide Kosoko. Sola was seen in a new photo as she dinners with the vice president, Prof. Yemi Osinbanjo. She wrote: “Dinner with the Vice President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo (@profosinbajo). Happy […]
Davido’s hip-pop backup rapper, Spesh Flaunt Thousands of Dollars on Gram and Later Apologizes for Childish Behavior. After flaunting thousands of dollars, Davido’s hypeman Spesh apologizes for childish behavior.
Kogi State Policemen have arrested two suspected armed robbers in possession of counterfeit $800,000. The command’s spokesman, William Ovye Aya, who confirmed the incident in a statement yesterday in Lokoja said the duo of Sofianu Seidu and Aliu Ismaila were arrested from their hideout along the Lokoja-Abuja highway on October 10. He said operatives attached […]
By Anthony Otaru The General Manager, Engineering Services of Ajaokuta Steel Company, Babajide Suru, says another $652million would be required to complete the project. Suru also disclosed that about $6billion has already been sunk into the project, which puts it at 95 per cent completion. He disclosed this while briefing Finance Correspondents and Business Editors […]
By Victor Ahiumayoung Lagos — Ahead of November 6 nationwide strike to compel government to peg a new minimum wage at N30,000, organized labour will tomorrow hold mass protest across the country as part of sensitization of workers and Nigerians for the planned industrial action. This came as organized labour urged workers not to be […]
The Founder/Chancellor of Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti (ABUAD) in Ekiti State, Aare Afe Babalola (SAN), has urged governments at all levels to invest more in agriculture to create jobs. Babalola said Nigeria can overcome poverty, hunger and unemployment, if governments invest in agriculture, which he said holds a better promise than white collar jobs. He […]