World Bank:Nigeria Drops On Ease Of Doing Business Ranking

The World Bank has ranked Nigeria 146 out of 190 countries on ease of doing business. The report, which was released on Wednesday, showed that the country took a step backwards from her 145th position last year. New Zealand, Singapore, Denmark, Hong Kong and Korea ranked top five in the world. The ranking, which began […]

Breaking News : Tinubu In Closed-Door Meeting With Buhari

Bola Tinubu, National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), is currently at the Presidential Villa in Abuja, where he is meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari behind closed doors Tinubu was seen arriving at the villa on Wednesday afternoon, at some minutes before 4pm, just as the Governor of Borno State, Kashim Shettima, was leaving. […]

Breaking News : Minimum Wage: Labour Rejects Governor’s N22,500

THE organised labour on Wednesday rejected the N22,500 proposal by the Nigeria Governors Forum, NGF, as the new Minimum Wage. Briefing journalists at the Labour House, Abuja, President of Nigeria Labour Congress, Ayuba Wabba said with the new twist of things by the government, labour has gone back to its previous demand of N66,500. Ayuba […]

2000Cows Damaged 750 Hectares Of Rice Plantation In TarabaA

Wal-Wanne Nigeria Limited, an agricultural company, has alleged that 2,000 cows and armed herdsmen destroyed 750 hectares of its rice plantation in Dubale village Lau Council, Taraba State. Addressing a press conference on Wednesday, Muhammed Musa, the farm coordinator, said the herdsmen and their cows occupied the plantation at the time the harvest was about […]

The Nigeria Police Force Have Arraigned Ademola Adeleke, Senator Representing Osun West, For Alleged Examination Malpractice

The Nigeria Police Force have arraigned Ademola Adeleke, Senator representing Osun West, for alleged examination malpractice. Adeleke was arraigned on Wednesday on a four-count charge before Justice I.E. Ekwo at the Federal High Court in Osogbo, the Osun State capital. The Osun State governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and four others were […]

The Nigeria Police Force Have Confirmed The Arrest of 400 Shi’ites.

  There have been clashes between security operatives and Shi’ites over the past few days, leading to the death of dozens of members of the sect. The sect had embarked on a protest on Tuesday to end its annual ‘Arbaeen Symbolic Trek’. During the trek, a clash occured between them and the Police, after which […]

Court Adjourned Matter Seeking Buhari’s Impeachment Till November 26

Justice Maureen Onyetenu sitting at the Federal High Court in Osogbo, the Osun State capital, has adjourned a law suit seeking the impeachment of President Muhammad Buhari till November 26. The suit, filed on June 19, accused the president of various leadership gaffes. It also accused the National Assembly of “closing their eyes to the […]

2019: Seventh Day Adventist Sued INEC , FG To Court Over Saturday Voting

The applicants in the matter, Chief Emeka Anyabelem, Elder Asonye Onwudebe, Felix Minikwu and Chinedu Omesurum, said conducting elections on Saturday amounts to the violation of their rights to worship and disenfranchisement of other members of their church. In the suit, PHC/2836/2018, the applicants prayed the court to declare that holding elections on Saturday, the worship […]

FG Donates $500k To Support Guinea Bissau Election

Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, disclosed this, in Abuja, when he received in audience, the Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General to Guinea Bissau, Jose Viegas Filho. Onyeama said the Federal Government also approved electoral kits and vehicles to enhance the successful conduct of the election. Onyeama said, “ Mr President (Buhari), as […]

Breaking News:Governors Announced N22,500 As New Minimum Wage

The Nigerian Governors Forum (NGF) on Tuesday night announced that it has settled for N22,500 as the new minimum wage for government workers in the country. The announcement came hours after national leaders of organised labour mobilized public workers for rallies and insisted the November 6 nationwide strike will go on as planned. Labour has […]