Atiku Orders Payment of N33,000 Minimum Wage…

Former Vice President and the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has directed the implementation of N33,000 minimum wage to all employees in his companies. The directive was issued to heads of business units of companies owned by the former vice president and was to take …

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AMOSUN: “I have No Hands in Oshiomhole’s Travails”…

Cable had reported that Oshiomhole was detained and quizzed by the DSS after some APC governors alleged that he received bribes during the party’s primary elections. The APC chairman was pressured to resign during the interrogation. He reportedly travelled out of the country after his encounter with the secret police. …

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Okupe Decamps, Joins Buhari’s 2019 Campaign Team…

The first son of a former special adviser to former President Jonathan Ditan Okupe just indicated interest in joining President Buhari’s Campaign Team. In a letter he wrote to Festus Keyamo, Director General of Buhari’s Campaign Team, he expressed willingness to be a part of his team. Ditan Okupe is …

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FG in Dilemma as 10 States Offer NLC Higher Minimum Wage…

Plateau tops the list with N57,000. Abia follows with N42,000, Jigawa N32,000, Nasarawa N31, and Kano N30,000. Gombe agrees to N28,000, Borno 27,000, Bauchi N25, Adamawa N23,000, Ondo N22,000 and Taraba N20,000. Lagos and Enugu agree to pay whatever Southern states will pay. Akwa Ibom, Imo, Ekiti, Katsina, Oyo are …

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Atiku Reveals Why He Cannot Travel to US…

Former Vice-President, Atiku Abubakar, has claimed he cannot travel to the United States of America, because his visa is still being processed. In an interview with Boss Newspaper owned by Dele Momodu, Atiku also alleged that President Muhammadu Buhari was unable to enter the US for 15 years due to …

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AREWA: “Obasanjo May Withdraw Endorsement of Atiku”…

The Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) accuses the former president of inconsistencies. ACF says Chief Obasanjo might change his mind by withdrawing his endorsement for Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), before the 2019 elections. Anthony Sani, Secretary-General of the forum, described Obasanjo as an …

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Jimi Agbaje Blames Ambode Over Traffic Congestion in Lagos…

The governorship candidate under the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos State, Jimi Agbaje, has blamed the State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, for the persistent traffic congestion daily experienced by Lagosians. Agbaje said the governor lacked the authority to mandate the required agencies to fix the roads and manage traffic. He …

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IG visits Aregbesola

KOLADE APATA, Osogbo Governor state of Osun Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola has identified with the inspector general of police in the country Mr Ibrahim Idris for using his platform in maintaining peace and stability in the country. Ogbeni Aregbesola stated this while receiving the country’s police inspector general at his official …

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Nigerian Troops Repel Boko Haram Attack in Borno…

The Nigerian Army and Police on Thursday repelled an attack by Boko-Haram insurgents who attempted to invade Jakana town in Kaga local government area of Borno. The insurgents armed with sophisticated weapons, stormed the town at 5:30 p.m. Jakana is about 40km from Maiduguri, the Borno State capital. The General …

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9Mobile, Other Parties Agree to Timeline Extension…

The board of 9mobile yesterday announced the extension of the timeline for closure of the telco’s acquisition process. The timeline extension was considered necessary to enable parties involved in the sale process to finalize the requisite transaction documentation to facilitate a smooth closure and transition to the new investor, 9mobile …

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