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$1.5bn refinery repair: Hold me accountable for every dollar – Minister Sylva

Timipre Sylva, minister of state for petroleum, says Nigerians should hold him accountable “for every dollar, every cent” spent on the Port Harcourt refinery. He...

World Poetry Day: Public are Invited to a Book Launch ‘Corona Blues’ Tomorrow

SPECIAL INVITATION TO PUBLIC PRESENTATION OF CORONA BLUES This is to cordially invite you to the official Public Presentation ofCorona Blues, an anthology of Nigerian...

N60bn worth of illicit drugs seized in two months – NDLEA boss

The Chairman, National Drug Laws Enforcement Agency, (NDLEA) Brig.-Gen Buba Marwa, has said that over N60 billion worth of illicit drugs were seized by...

N30,000 minimum wage non-negotiable – NLC

The Nigeria Labour Congress says the bill to transfer minimum wage from exclusive list to concurrent list at the National Assembly is an attempt...

50 INSPIRING WOMEN IN NORTHERN NIGERIA INTERNATIONAL WOMENS DAY CELEBRATION 2021

To commemorate the 2021 international women’s Day, the Women Founders Group is celebrating 50 Inspiring Women in Northern Nigeria, who are doing exceptionally in...

Azman Airline suspends all flights operation

Azman Airline has announced suspension of flight services to all destinations in Nigeria. The airline made this known in a terse statement on its Twitter...

NBS: Unemployment rate hits 33.3% — highest ever

Nigeria’s unemployment rate hit a new record high at 33.3 per cent in fourth quarter (Q4) 2020 from 27.1 recorded in second quarter (Q2)...

CBN reopens coronavirus loan portal for households, businesses

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) is receiving applications for its N50 billion targeted credit facility (TCF) aimed at supporting households and micro, small...

House of Reps consider bill for each state to produce one female senator

The house of representatives is considering a bill to make it compulsory for every state to reserve at least one seat for a female...

Minimum wage amendment bill: NLC threatens indefinite nationwide strike

The President of the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC), Ayuba Wabba, has disclosed that the organized labour will embark on an indefinite strike if the...

‘You have few weeks to secure the country’ — President Buhari orders to service chiefs

President Muhammadu Buhari has charged the newly-promoted service chiefs to secure the country in the next few weeks. Buhari spoke on Friday while decorating them...

FG restates ban on recruitment into federal civil service

The Federal Civil Service Commission (FCSC) says there is no recruitment into the federal civil service yet. Tukur lngawa, the Chairman, stressed that the ban...

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