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NGF To Meet Over Controversial Financial Autonomy To States’ Judicial,

Nigeria’s 36 Governors are billed to meet on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, to discuss the controversial financial autonomy to judicial and legislative arms in States. Nigeria Governors Forum, NGF Head of Media and Public Affairs, Mr Abdulrazaque Bello-Barkindo, who stated this in a statement issued in Abuja said the Governors already made efforts in all […]

JUSUN Suspends Strike, After More Than Two Months

The Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN) has suspended its industrial action after over two months. The Union had embarked on the strike on April 6, 2021, shutting down all courts nationwide, to demand financial autonomy for the judiciary in States. JUSUN’s suspension of the strike followed a meeting of its National Executive Council (NEC) […]

Resident Doctors Vow To Continue Strike

The Nigeria Association of Resident Doctors has vowed to continue its on-going strike until the federal and State Governments concede to its demands. NARD made its position known in a communiqué issued at the end of a virtual extraordinary National Executive Council, meeting, signed by Dr Uyilawa Okhuaihesuyi, its President today in Abuja. The association […]

COVID-19: “Behave Responsibly During Holidays To Avoid Another Lockdown”, FG

The Federal Government has tasked Nigerians to comply with COVID-19 health guidelines as the holiday season beckons. The call was part of the National Economic Council resolution after a meeting chaired by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, on Thursday, December 17, 2020. Nigeria, in recent weeks, has witnessed a surge in new infections of the deadly […]

ASUU Has Not Suspended Its 8-Month Strike As Claimed In

Claim: A WhatsApp post claims ASUU has suspended its strike action indefinitely. Verdict: The claim that ASUU has suspended its about eight months strike action is untrue.  Full text: A WhatsApp post circulated on Thursday, November 19, 2020, indicated that Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has suspended its ongoing strike indefinitely.  The post, containing […]

“We Will Abide By President Buhari’s Decision” – Tinubu

A former Governor of Lagos State who is also a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu has been reacting to the recent crisis in the Party and decisions made at the National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting which included the dissolution of the National Working Committee (NWC) on Thursday, June 25, […]

APC NEC Dissolves National Working Committee

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has been dissolved. This formed part of decisions taken on Thursday, June 25, 2020, at the meeting of the APC National Executive Council held at the Council Chambers of the Presidential Villa in Abuja. Channels TV reports that the Party took the decision to […]

“Makinde Didn’t Contract COVID-19 At Ibadan Rally” -Media Aide

Individuals trying to politicise Oyo State Governor’s case have been warned to desist from doing so and look for ways of supporting the efforts to stop the spread of the virus. Contrary to insinuations in some quarters that Engir Seyi Makinde, who on Monday, March 30, 2020, tested positive to COVID-19, contracted the disease at […]

COVID-19: “We Are Working On Palliatives”, Makinde Tells Oyo People

Oyo State Governor, Engi Seyi Makinde, has said his Government is already working on palliatives to ease the pressure on the people, following the partial shutdown of activities as part of the precautionary measures to curtail the spread of Covid-19. The Governor noted that the State would need to work on accurate data and design that would ensure the palliatives get into […]