NEFGAD asks Mamman Ahmadu to comply with Tinubu’s instruction

The Network for the Actualisation of Social Growth and Viable Development, NEFGAD, a leading public procurement advocacy group, has urged the outgoing Director-General and Chief…
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China Central Bank Boss Says No Major Stimulus To Boost Economy

The head of China’s central bank said today that the economy still faces many challenges, and warned that authorities would not resort to huge stimulus measures…
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Ballon d’Or 2024: Great footballer – Makelele names player that should win award

Former Chelsea midfielder, Claude Makelele, has named England midfielder Jude Bellingham as the player that should win the 2024 Ballon d’Or award. Makelele described the…
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Highly contagious cholera strain spreads in Lagos, Abayomi warns.

The Lagos State Health Commissioner, Prof Akin Abayomi, said laboratory tests carried out on samples have confirmed that the disease outbreak in the state is…
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774 Local Government can’t pay N62,000 minimum wage — Says ALGON boss

The Association of Local Government of Nigeria has raised concerns over the proposed N62,000 minimum wage, insisting that if approved, the wage may put a…
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Kwara State Gov. expresses believe in full LG autonomy

Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq said he believes in full autonomy for local government areas. He clarified that the position of the state in the…
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Governor AbdulRazaq appoints Professor Shaykh-Lukman as new KWASU Vice Chancellor.

The Kwara State Governor, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has appointed Professor Shaykh-Lukman Alade as the substantial Vice Chancellor of the Kwara State University (KWASU).  He excelled among…
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BREAKING: June 12: ‘We’ll soon send bill on new ninimum wage to National Assembly’ – Tinubu

President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has said that he will soon send a new minimum wage bill to the National Assembly. Tinubu disclosed this in his…
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Sunak To Unveil Tax-Cutting Manifesto

British Prime Minister, Rishi Sunak, will promise voters of financial security and tax cuts when he reveals his Conservative party manifesto later today, following rumours…
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Airline Offers $10,000 To Passengers Hurt By Turbulence

Singapore Airlines, SIA, has announced a $10,000 compensation to passengers who suffered minor injuries on a flight hit by extreme turbulence last month and will…
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Unknown gunmen shot two police officers and one other in Imo

Two police officers have been reported shot by unknown gunmen at a security checkpoint on Owerri- Okigwe road in Imo state as well as a…
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Hardship: ‘We won’t tolerate it’ – Police warn Anambra residents against staging protest

Police in Anambra State have warned that they will not sit back and watch anyone break the law if protesters decide to take the law…
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Nigeria’s foreign trade hits N31.810bn in Q1 2024

Nigeria’s foreign trade, including imports and exports, increased to N31.810.56 billion in the first quarter of 2024. The National Bureau of Statistics disclosed this in…
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2024 Hajj: Another Nigerian pilgrim dies in Makkah 

The News Agency of Nigeria, reports that Abdullahi is the third Kebbi Pilgrim to die in the holy land. The statement quoted Gov. Nasir Idris…
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Odigie blames missed chances for Insurance draw vs Abia Warriors

Bendel Insurance head coach, Monday Odigie, has blamed missed chances for his team’s goalless draw with Abia Warriors. Odigie claimed that his team went into…
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States Urge FG To Enforce Nationwide Metering, To End Electricity Subsidy

State governors have called on the federal government to enforce a “no-meter, no-service” policy for all new electricity connections in the country. The plea was…
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American author and journalist reconvicted in slander case

A court in Florence has reconvicted Amanda Knox for slander, years after she was acquitted of murdering her British roommate Meredith Kercher in 2007. Knox…
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EPL: Chelsea in talks to sign Arsenal, Man Utd targets for Enzo Maresca

Chelsea have initiated discussions with Benjamin Sesko and Michael Olise, aiming to disrupt the transfer plans of Arsenal and Manchester United. Arsenal had been seen…
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Minimum wage: Nigerian govt can pay N500,000 with active production economy – Moghalu

A former deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Kingsley Moghalu, has said the Nigerian Government can pay N500,000 as minimum wage if…
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Members of House of Reps criticize Labour leaders

The House of Representatives has cautioned the organised Labour against feeding the public with information about the earnings of members of the National Assembly. In a…
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