Northern Groups Write NLC President, Express Anger Over Strike Suspension

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Comrade Ayuba Wabba, mni. The President , Nigeria Labour Congress, Comrade Paschal Bafyau Labour House, Central District Area, Garki, FCT, Abuja. October 6, 2020 Dear Comrade President, RE: THE JUST SUSPENDED MASS PROTESTS AND NATIONWIDE STRIKE ACTION AGAINST THE RECENTLY ANNOUNCED HIGH INCREASES IN PETROLEUM PUMP PRICE AND ELECTRICITY TARIFF The Coalition of Northern Groups […]

Insecurity: Ohanaeze, Ijaw, OPC, Arewa, Others Form New Youth Group

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The mismanagement of the national economy and global corruption index, which places Nigeria in a ridiculous position, is among factors the group said triggered the formation of the new platform. Over 60 associations in Nigeria have come together to form of a non-partisan, broad-based national platform for all citizens with the aim to promote peace […]

Clampdown on opposition won’t stop criticism of government’s blunders, Arewa groups tell Buhari

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Condemns DSS invitation of Na’Abba Coalition of Northern Groups (CNG) has said that no amount of clampdown by President Muhammadu Buhari’s government on the opposition will suppress criticism against its missteps. Spokesman of CNG, Abdul-Azeez Suleiman, stated yesterday that the group found it worrying that the Buhari administration was becoming more intolerant of opposition and […]

Ghali’s DSS Invitation: Buhari Exposing His Failure – CNG

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The Coalition of Northern Groups(CNG) has revealed that the present administration under President Muhammadu Buhari is exposing its failure on statesmanship and craftsmanship following the recent invitation extended to former Speaker, Ghali Na’abba by the Department of State Services (DSS). Recall that the former Speaker of the House of Representatives was invited by the Department […]

PDP Broke, Sacks 4 Directors, 58 Others

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T­he books of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) appears to be in the red as its leadership yesterday cut down the workforce by 50 per cent Overall, 62 officials and other members of staff were affected in the exercise. A break of the figure showed that four directors, two deputy directors, six assistant directors, […]

South-south govs to establish regional security outfit

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Governors of south-south states have announced their intention to establish a regional security outfit. They made the announcement in Asaba, Delta state, on Thursday, while discussing ways to curb insecurity across the oil-rich region. The governors also resolved to revive the Bayelsa, Rivers, Akwa Ibom, Cross Rivers, Edo and Delta (BRACED) commission, “which will handle […]

BREAKING: We’ll respect court order suspending Oshiomhole – APC

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The Acting National Secretary of the All Progressives Congress, Victor Giadom, has said the All Progressives Congress as a law-abiding political party will respect the decision of the court suspending the National Chairman of the Party, Adams Oshiomhole. He spoke to reporters at the party’s National Secretariat amidst heavy security presence. The PUNCH correspondent counted 13 […]

Supreme Court set to hear Ihedioha’s application

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The Supreme Court is set to hear an application filed by Emeka Ihedioha of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), asking it to review its judgement on the Imo governorship that declared Hope Uzodinma of the All Progressives Congress (APC) winner of the March 9, 2020 election. This comes a day after the top court adjourned […]

Dangote Refinery to employ over 70,000 workers, says CBN

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Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor Godwin Emefiele has said Dangote Refinery will employ over 70,000 Nigerians when it begins operation. He said the various policies of the Federal Government will ultimately reduce unemployment in the country. The apex bank’s governor, who addressed reporters after touring the refinery at the weekend, said the Dangote Refinery […]

Breaking: Lagos records Nigeria’s first case of Coronavirus

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Nigeria on Friday recorded its first case of Coronavirus after the outbreak of the disease in China. Nigeria’s first case of coronavirus,  a disease that had hit 19 European countries – Italy, Germany, France, Spain, SWITZERLAND, Britain Russia, Australia,  CROATIA, Greece, Finland, Sweden, BELGIUM, DENMARK, GEORGIA, NORTH MACEDONIA, NORWAY, and ROMANIA, was reported in Lagos, […]