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The Nigeria Football Supporters Club has joined Nigerians to mourn the demise of foremost journalist and former athlete, Olajide Fashikun. The former national handball star and editor of online publication Gongnews died Saturday in Abuja after suffering a stroke attack. In a press release signed by the the national chairman of the NFSC, Rev. Samuel […]

D.M.W. boss, David Adeleke popularly known as Davido took center stage as he had his first headline concert of the year at the O2 arena, London on Sunday, 27th of January, 2018. It was reported that Davido sold out the arena which makes him the 2nd musician out of Nigeria to perform such feat. WIzkid […]

The US and UK governments has warned that it will not hesitate to consider imposing sanctions including visa restrictions – for those found to be responsible for election-related violence or undermining the democratic process in the 2019 general elections. The governments of the two countries in a statement yesterday, said close attention will be paid […]

Nigeria’s New National Minimum Wage bill was passed following deliberation on the bill the after Speaker Yakubu Dogara read a letter by President Muhammadu Buhari, seeking an amendment to the Minimum Wage Act 1981, to reflect a new minimum wage of N27, 000. After many contributions, the house set up an ad hoc committee headed […]

The Nigerian senate has set up a special ad-hoc committee to look into the new National Minimum Wage Bill of 27,000 naira recommended by the National Council of State after series of meetings between the federal government, Governors and Labour unions. This followed accelerated hearing of the bill which passed first and second reading during […]

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing Babatunde Raji Fashola has decried the heavy dependency on imported human and material resources in the electricity sector. Speaking at a 2 day stakeholders workshop on minimum specification of Nigerian content and requirement for labour in the power sector organised by the nigerian electricity regulatory commission (NERC), the […]

The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry has urged the National Assembly to consider and approve the 2019 Budget expeditiously to ensure optimal implementation. LCCI President, Babatunde Ruwase, said the country had witnessed the adverse impact of delayed budget passage on the national output and real economic activities. Ruwase urged the government to encourage private […]

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday, 23rd January signed into law a legislation that criminalises common discriminations against persons with disabilities. “This Act prohibits all forms of discrimination on ground of disability and imposes fine of N1, 000, 000 for corporate bodies and N100, 000 for individuals or a term of six months imprisonment for violation […]

The Presidential Candidate for the African Action Congress (AAC) as well as a serial marathon runner, Omoyele Sowore has been confirmed as one of the speakers at the 2019 Access Bank Lagos City Marathon Media Seminar. The Media Seminar is billed to take place on Monday, January 28 at the Sports Bar at the Teslim […]

To further optimize operations through adequate maintenance of installations and reduction of downtime, Nigeria’s leading Electricity Distribution Company, Ikeja Electric Plc (IE), has commenced the electronic tagging of electricity poles across its network. The exercise known as E-Pole Tagging Project entails labeling of all 11KV and 33KV High Tension (HT) poles with electronic Quick Response […]

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