The warning strike declared by the organised labour was observed in part across the country yesterday. Labour is demanding N65,000 as a national minimum wage, up from the current N18,000. The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) had issued the Federal Government a 14-day ultimatum to resume negotiation or face an industrial action. This was as Minister … Continue reading Labour Congress Gives Conditions For Ending Strike
Nigeria’s 8th Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has boldly stated that those plotting to impeach him after the National Assembly reconvenes, would not succeed. “They do not have the numbers to impeach me, if we reconvene”, he said. Saraki, who said this while responding to questions from Newsmen at the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Secretariat, in … Continue reading Saraki Boldly Speaks On His Removal As Senate President, Reveals The Whole Truth On The Senate’s Adjournment
Chieftain of pan-Yoruba socio-political group, Afenidere, Chief Ayo Adebanjo, on Saturday insisted that President MuhammaduBuhari has not done anything to stop the incessant killings by suspected Fulani herdsmen and improve the nation’s economy. Consequently, Adebanjo said the president would be deceiving himself to think he would win a return ticket in 2019. Adebanjo said this on telephone, … Continue reading Buhari Has Failed On Security, Economy, Should Not Recontest- Adebanjo
On July 28, 2016, Facebook user Ndoboke Doris posed a question, followed by a prayer, on the wall of journalist Jones Abiri. “Where are you my brother?” Doris wondered. “I pray the Good God shall perform a miracle for you.” Well, the “good God” hasn’t, just yet, but there is evidence he indeed heard Doris’ … Continue reading Is Jones Abiri, The Bayelsa Journalist Arrested By DSS In 2016, Dead Or Alive?
Nigerian singer and social activist, Charly Boy says he has reactivated his fight for the Lesbian, Gay, Ni-sexual and Transgender LGBT community in Nigeria. His renewed vigor to fight for the rights of the LGBT is coming against the backdrop of his daughter, Dewy Oputa, who recently came out as a Lesbian and also showed … Continue reading Charlyboy Becomes Gay Rights Activist
Over a thousand vehicles and hundreds of commuters were trapped in the busy Kaduna /Kano Highway when youths of Barakallahu under Igabi Local government area of Kaduna State barricaded the road in the early hours of Monday morning. An eyewitness told the TribuneOnline that the aggrieved youths blocked the highway as early as 7 am … Continue reading 1,000 Vehicles Trapped In Kaduna As Youths Barricade Road
Workers in Ebonyi State, Tuesday, in Abakaliki, under the umbrella of Organised Labour, staged a walk out following Police assault on them during the Democracy Day event held at the Pa Ngele Oruta Township stadium. They were beaten up and teargassed while attempting to enter the venue of the event. Leonard Nkah, Ebonyi State Nigeria … Continue reading Ebonyi State: Workers Protest Democracy Day Brutality By Police