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Award winning Afro Pop singer, Davido is set to headline another big stage at Hot 97’s annual summer Jam concert in the American State of New York. An excited Davido broke the news via his twitter page on tuesday, while sharing some of the big stars that will perform at the summer Concert. Artistes billed […]

It is no longer news that the Nigerian Senate has approved N30,000 as the new official minimum wage. According to reports, the approval came subsequent to the submission of the report of the ad hoc committee set up to review the minimum wage. Meanwhile, the committee was headed by Senator Francis Alimikhena. However, the decision […]

News making the rounds in the media space has it that the Nigerian HIV/AIDs Indicator and Impact Survey (NAIIS) has shown that Akwa Ibom has the highest prevalence rate of HIV in the country. According to reports recently released by (NAIIS), about 5.5 per cent of the people living with HIV in Nigeria are in […]

Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics, ASUP, will commence an indefinite strike over poor funding from midnight.     The union blamed the decision on alleged failure of the Federal Government to address the state of polytechnics and monotechnics, and the expiration of an ultimatum issued since March 2020.     The action is coming less […]

Results for the 2021- First Series of the West African Senior School Certificate Examination, WASSCE, for private candidates is out.   Head of Nigeria National Office, West African Examinations Council, WAEC, Patrick Areghan, confirmed the development to reporters. Areghan said the examination was designed to help candidates seeking admission to tertiary institutions to reduce the […]

He was abducted last night in front of his house at CROSPIL Estate, Akpabuyo, in the outskirt of Calabar. The abductors reportedly took the victim through the river at the bridgehead at Akimbo. It was the second time Comrade Ukpekpi would be kidnapped in front of his house after the first incident in December 2019. […]

Federal Government has said that the rehabilitation of the Port Harcourt refinery will not significantly add to the country’s debt burden. Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva, gave the clarification  during a televised  interview yesterday. He said about eight hundred million dollars  of the funds would be coming from appropriation, two hundred million […]

The country’s vice-president Samia Suluhu Hassan announced in an address on state television that he died yesterday from heart complications at a hospital in Dar es Salaam. Magufuli had not been seen in public for more than two weeks, and rumors have been circulating about his health. Opposition politicians said last week that he had […]

Former Deputy Speaker of the Ogun State House of Assembly, Oludare Kadiri, has taken the Assembly before a Federal High Court in Abeokuta, seeking quashing of his removal by the Assembly. Kadiri was removed by nineteen lawmakers on March 4 for alleged gross misconduct and about a week later, replaced by Balogun Akeem Agbolade from […]

Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, is planning to engage the leadership of the National Assembly on division and alteration of electoral constituencies across the country. INEC Chairman, Mahmood Yakubu, announced this during a consultative meeting with labor unions and professional associations on the proposed expansion of voter access to polling units in Nigeria. Yakubu said […]

This was the position of the President of the Nigeria Labor Congress, Ayuba Wabba, at a meeting of labor leaders with the leadership of the House of Representatives in Abuja Wabba said the workers were asking the country to respect the International Labour Organization convention on minimum wage, to which Nigeria is a signatory. Responding, […]

National Assembly and the organised labour are scheduled to meet today over issues pertaining to the national minimum wage. The main agenda of the meeting will be over a bill in the House of Representatives seeking an amendment to the 1999 Constitution by removing matters relating to wages from the Exclusive Legislative List to the […]

Aid agency Save the Children says Islamist militants are beheading children as young as eleven in Mozambique’s northern province of Cabo Delgado. One mother told the agency she had had to watch as her twelve-year-old son was killed in this way close to where she was hiding with her other children. More than two thousand […]


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