Abisola Adebayo
Abisola Adebayo

WTO drops three candidates, retains Okonjo-Iweala

World Trade Organization members have removed three candidates from the race to be the next Director-General of the body. According to the organization, Mexico’s Jesus...

Police arrest Achike Chude, Malachy Ugwummadu in protest against fuel, electricity tariff hike

Armed Policemen of Lagos State Police Command have arrested no fewer than 30 Joint Action Front (JAF) and some civil society members during an anti-fuel and electricity...

FG meets with organised labour over electricity/fuel tariff

The Federal Government has met with the organised Labour comprising of Trade Union Congress and the Nigeria Labour Congress over the hike in electricity and fuel...

Edo Governorship candidates sign peace accord ahead of polls

To prevent  violence before, during and after the Edo State Governorship election, six political parties namely; All Progressives Congress (APC), Zenith Labour Party...

ASUU, NASU members lay seige to LASU over minimum wage payment

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) and the Non-Academic Staff Union of Universities (NASU) are currently laying siege to the Lagos State University (LASU)...

Kaduna Assembly approves castration as punishment for rapists

The Kaduna house of assembly has approved castration as punishment for anybody convicted of rape in the state. This follows the amendment of the State Penal Code (No.5),...

DSS summons ex-CBN deputy gov Mailafia for third time

The Department of State Services has again invited a former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria Obadiah Mailafia for questioning. This is the third time he...

FG Inaugurates Steering Committee, Plans To Lift 100m Nigerians Out Of Poverty

President Muhammadu Buhari has inaugurated the National Steering Committee to oversee the development of the Nigeria Agenda 2050 and Medium-Term National Development...

FG directs hospitals to replace striking doctors with corps members

The Federal Government has directed the Chief Medical Directors and Managing Directors of federal tertiary hospitals to immediately commence the use of consultants and...

ALLEGED ANTI-PARTY ACTIVITIES: Protesting PDP members demand removal of NWC member

Protesters stormed the national secretariat of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the second day in a row but this time, demanding the removal of the National...