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Fuel Scarcity Looms as Marketers Threaten to Shut…

There’s a looming fuel scarcity in the country as oil marketers have given the Federal Government an ultimatum, threatening to shut down depots. The various marketing unions claim that the Federal Government is owing them…

Ekiti To Attract More Youths Into Commercial Agric…

Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State says he will revive and expand the state’s Youth Commercial Agriculture Development (YCAD) programme by attracting more youths to the scheme. Fayemi told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)…

Camp Fire leaves over 13,000 without homes this…

Over 13,000 families are without homes this Thanksgiving in the wake of the deadly and devastating Camp Fire that ripped through Butte County in Northern California. Interested in Wildfires? Add Wildfires as an interest to…

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Minimum wage: NLC reacts to outcome of Buhari’s…

The Nigerian Labour Congress, NLC, has reacted to the meeting of President Muhammadu Buhari and a delegation of the Nigerian Governors’ Forum (NGF) over the N30,000 new minimum wage. Organised labour yesterday said it is…

Minimum wage: You are lying, N30,000 feasible –…

Gubernatorial candidate of the Socialist Party of Nigeria (SPN), in Oyo State for the 2019 general elections, Comrade Abiodun Bamigboye, has described as untrue and deceitful a statement credited to state governors that only Lagos…

ASUU strike: Details of FG meeting with union…

The Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) have agreed to resume talks next week to resolve the ongoing strike by university teachers. Dr Chris Ngige, the Minister of Labour and Employment,…

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Pay my workers N33,000 minimum wage – Atiku…

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and Nigeria’s former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has directed the implementation of N33,000 minimum wage to all employees in his companies. The directive was issued to…

How we arrived at new minimum wage for…

“The government’s figure,N20,700 is still there. The 1B is the Organised Private Sector and so on. That was how we arrived at figures for our negotiations…” After the horse-trading between the government and Nigerian workers…