New revenue template exposes alleged NNPC’s lax probity

By Mathias Okwe The new revenue template for revenue-generating agencies of government that came into existence last November may have exposed the alleged tardiness in accountability at the Nigerian...

Tonye Princewill: No elections in Rivers without APC

By Iyanam Isangedighi The All Progressives Congress (APC) Director of Strategic Communications for the Tonye Cole Campaign, Prince Tonye T.J.T Princewill has chided at the possibility of elections...

N30,000: Labour seeks tax waivers for proposed minimum wage

By TODAY Leadership of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has raised fresh concerns over the proposed national minimum wage, saying there was need for an amendment of the income...

New FCCP Act to check monopoly, price fixing

By Femi Adekoya and Anthony Otaru To check monopoly and protect consumers from unfair prices, President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, assented to the Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Bill,...

Presidency breaks silence on El-Rufai’s ‘body bag’ comment

By Philips Sunday The Presidency has defended the governor of Kaduna state, Nasir El-Rufai, who came under heavy criticism on Wednesday over his comment on an NTA programme.

USADF, All On open 2019 off-grid challenge

 by Our Reporter The U.S. African Development Foundation (USADF) and All On have opened the application window for the 2019 Nigeria off-grid energy challenge, which will provide up...

ASUU, FG To Meet Over Strike Today

By George Ogbolu The Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) will on Thursday meet as part of efforts to resolve the issues that led to the lingering...

#2019: Why NASS Members Should Work On Part-Time Basis And Be Paid Less –...

By Faderera Falade Candidate Advocates Reduction In Lawmakers’ Earnings The Green Party of Nigeria (GPN) senatorial candidate, Santos Ayuba Tangshak, has asked that members of the National Assembly should...

NPA boss tasks workers on productivity, revenue generation

By Sulaimon Salau The Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman, has urged the staff of the agency to work hard to improve their productivity and boost...

NAFDAC: Drug abuse constitutes threat to society

By News Agency of Nigeria The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has described the high prevalence of drug abuse among youths in Nigeria as...

Again, Shiites protest in Abuja, demand El-Zakzaky’s release

By Segun Olaniyi Members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), otherwise known as Shiites, yesterday stormed the Federal Secretariat and Central Business District (CBD), Abuja demanding the release...

What You Need To Do Before The Feb. 8 Deadline Declared By INEC For...

By Faderera Falade  INEC Gives Deadline For PVC Collection Those who have intentions to vote in the forthcoming general elections have been given a deadline of February...

Nigeria: Nearly 60,000 displaced in N/East in 3 months – UN

BY Prudence Arobani The International Organisation for Migration (IOM), says an upsurge in violent attacks in crisis-raven north-east Nigeria has displaced 59,200 people in the last three months.

ASUU branches vote on proposal to end or continue strike

By Bankole Adewale The end of the three month strike embarked upon by the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, seems not in view based on information filtering out...