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Government cannot meet wages demand of labour—Ngige

THE Federal Government can not meet the demand of Labour within the new minimal wage regime, Minister of Labour and Employment Chris Ngige, stated on ...

Another set of 173 Nigerians deported from libya

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Tuesday obtained two batches of 173 Nigerians stranded within the North African nation of Libya. Th...

Senate President Lawan lament on poor state of Nigerian roads

SENATE President Ahmad Lawan in Tuesday urged President Muhammadu Buhari to declare a state of emergency on federal roads. Decrying the deplorable sit...

Family lost properties to fire, remain homeless in Akwa Ibom

FIRE explosion from a lantern has rendered the household of the late Elder Robert Udo Nnanga homeless in Nkwa Ibiono in Ibiono Ibom Local Government A...

3 persons lost their lives and farmers herders clashes in Jigawa

A FARMER and two others have been killed on Wednesday as farmers and herders allegedly clashed in Jigawa State. The Commissioner of Police Bala Zama S...

Woman use iron, burnt maid with it in Kwara State

A WOMAN Balqees Y. Mohammed has been taken into custody by operatives of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Ilorin, the Kwara State c...

Reps seek attention of private section in National Housing Fund

Members of the House of Representatives Committee on Housing and Habitat have referred to as for a overview of the Act establishing the National Housi...

Boy of 3 years kidnap from school in Imo State

A THREE-year-old boy, Chidalu Ike was on Tuesday kidnapped on his method from college in Atta group in Njaba council space of Imo State. Head of vigil...

Man bang 5 months in prison for stealing car battery

A Kubwa Grade 1 Area Court on Tuesday sentenced a 25-year-old man, John Moses, to 5 months in jail for stealing automotive battery. The decide, Ibrahi...

Kaduna declare compulsory free education after passing N258 budget

The Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, on Tuesday introduced a funds draft of N257.9 billion for the 2020 fiscal 12 months, additionally declaring...

Over 847 soldiers killed by Boko Haram in Borno—Ali Ndume

Chairman, Senate committee On Army, Mohammed Ali Ndume, on Tuesday, mentioned over 847 troopers have to this point been killed by Boko Haram insurgent...

2 men, who allegedly broke into a phone shop and stole phones and accessories worth N635,000 appeared before court

Two males, who allegedly broke right into a telephone store and stole telephones and equipment value N635,000 on Tuesday, appeared earlier than an Agb...

Man, 28, on detention for murder

An Ado-Ekiti Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday ordered the remand of 1 Bello Ismaila, 20, for alleged homicide. The accused of no fastened handle is stand...

I ran away to save my life, Man who murdered girlfriend

A 37-year-old man, Kelechukwu Chukwuanugo, accused of killing his girlfriend, on Tuesday instructed a Lagos High Court, sitting in Igbosere that he fl...

Inadequate participation of women in politics leading cause of poor socio-economic and political situations—Gbajabiamila

Speaker, House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has attributed the poor socio-economic and political scenario in Nigeria to the insufficient par...

NYSC ask for support from stakeholders on camp accomodation

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has solicited for help from stakeholders to handle the dilapidated situation of the NYSC orientation camps in ...

Absense of defendants stall Unilag gangrape trial

The absence on Tuesday of three of the 5 college students of the University of Lagos (UNILAG), dealing with trial for allegedly gang-raping a pupil of...

House of reps to check use of ecological funds by States

The House of Representatives has stated it can monitor the usage of the federal Ecological Fund by states and native governments throughout Nigeria. T...

Custom, Military in a joint patrol, killed 1 smuggler in Jigawa

A joint border patrol crew of Customs and Military officers gunned down a suspected rice smuggler yesterday within the Babura Local Government Area of...

Almost 48 Doctors kidnapped in the past two years—NMA

Dr Adedayo Faduyile, the President of Nigeria Medical Association (NMA), on Tuesday mentioned about 48 members of the affiliation had been kidnapped w...