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Ondo govt, Labour agree on N30,000 minimum wage

Ondo state government and labour unions on Saturday agreed on payment of N30,000 new minimum wage starting from January this year. This was after series ...
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Controversy over VAT proceeds, rise in goods’ prices

The 2019 Finance Bill has been signed into law. But, implementing the law and navigating the delicate routes of balancing revenue generation to deliver on ...
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YouTube Appoints Nigerian Alex Okosi As Managing Director Of Emerging Markets, EMEA

YouTube on Tuesday appointed Nigerian Alex Okosi as Managing Director of Emerging Markets for YouTube in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) to further drive ...
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IPPIS: Buhari Didn’t Order Stoppage Of Lecturers’ Salaries – ASUU

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), on Tuesday dismissed suggestions that President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the stoppage of salaries of university lecturers yet ...
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Ramaphosa promises more jobs for South Africans

President Cyril Ramaphosa has pledged to create more jobs for South Africans, saying job creation remains at the centre of the economic agenda of the ...
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Lagos State begins cashless toll-payment on Lekki-Ikoyi link bridge

Lagos State Government on Thursday commenced the cashless policy for toll payments at Lekki- Ikoyi Link bridge and the Admiralty Toll Plaza as earlier announced. ...
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Aliko Dangote became $4.3bn richer in 2019 – Bloomberg

Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote, became $4.3 billion richer in 2019 as his fortune continued to grow on the back of investments in cement, flour ...
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Border Closure: Nigerian Govt Speaks On Date Of Reopening

Katagum disclosed that the joint team is made up of Customs, Air Force and other security agencies of the countries. Nigeria’s government has said there ...
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CBN slashes banks’ ATM withdrawal fee from N65 to N35

The Central Bank of Nigeria has announced the reduction in the withdrawal fee charged for the use of other banks’ Automated Teller Machines. The apex ...
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Lagos should pay N100,000 minimum wage, N30,000 is too small says Gbadamosi

A former governorship candidate of the Action Democratic Party in Lagos State, Mr Babatunde Gbadamosi, has described N30,000 minimum wage for workers in the state ...
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Take A Cue From Turkish Airlines Experience, Sirika Warns Foreign Operators

The Minister of Aviation, Mr Hadi Sirika, has warned foreign airline operators to learn from the experiences of Turkish Airlines and stop treating Nigerian travellers ...
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Sigh Of Relief As Electricity Workers Suspend Strike Action

Hours after nationwide blackouts embarked upon by Electricity staffs to draw federal government’s attention to the plights of its members, the National Union of Electricity ...
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Sanction All The Banks That Fail To Permanent Their Casual Workers – Federal Reps Urged CBN

The House of Representatives has urged the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to penalize commercial banks that fail to convert all casual workers to permanent ...
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Dangote refinery takes delivery of world largest crude distillation column equipment (photos)

The world’s largest crude distillation column equipment designed for crude oil processing for Dangote refinery on Sunday arrives Lagos. The Crude Distillation Column is the ...
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Rice Specialist From IITA Reveals Why Local Rice Cost As Much As Imported Rice

A senior rice specialist at the Africa Rice Centre, a pan-African rice research organization, Philip Idinoba says the reason a bag of imported rice costs ...
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Reducing rural poverty, increasing food security

The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), through the Climate Change Adaptation and Agribusiness Support Programme (CASP), seeks to reduce rural poverty and increase food ...
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FEC Okays 500m Euro Loan To Create 1.2m Jobs

The government is targeting 1.2million jobs with a 500 million Euro loan, to be managed by the Bank of Industry. The external creditors’ loan will ...
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Border Closure: Nigeria, Benin, Niger Set Up Joint Border Patrol

The neighboring countries and Nigeria have set up a joint border patrol team comprising the police, customs, and immigration to recommend a date for the ...
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BORDER CLOSURE: Fuel Scarcity Hits Lagos, Ogun And Three Others, Petrol At N600 Per Litre

5 days after the directive issued by the Federal Government that fuel supply to areas within 20 kilometres to the nation’s borders should be suspended, ...
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Customs Rakes In N1.002trn Revenue In 9 Months

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has generated about N1.002 trillion from January to September. The data received by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) from ...
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