Minimum wage: Oshiomhole expresses concern over nonchalant attitude of leaders

Adams Oshiomhole, the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has called on organised labour to challenge political leaders to ensure that state resources meet the needs of workers and other Nigerians. Oshiomhole made the call in Abuja at a reception in honour of the Director General, International Labour Organisation (ILO), Mr Guy Ryder. Oshiomhole expressed concern over nonchalant attitude of leaders towards improving the lives of Nigerian workers, and said the organised labour must adopt aggressive engagements to change the status quo. “We have to do things differently…

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Save me, Yahaya Bello After My Life, Deputy Gov Alleges

Kogi State Deputy Governor, Simon Achuba has alleged that the Governor of the State, Yahaya Bello is after his life and called on the police to save him. The Deputy Governor alleged on Thursday that Bello has sent gunmen to terminate his life, while calling on the Inspector General of Police, State Security Services, SSS and the army to come to his aid. Speaking with newsmen at his residence in Lokoja, Kogi State, Achuba said, from all information at his disposal, the governor had mobilized gunmen to attack him. “I…

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Adamawa, Borno, and Yobe record highest number of 27,000 Civilians’ Killed Boko Haram– UN

The United Nations has put the estimated number of civilians killed in the Boko Haram insurgency between 2009 and 2019 at 27,000. According to UN Humanitarian Coordinator in Nigeria, Mr Edward Kallon, the killings were recorded in three most-affected states – Adamawa, Borno, and Yobe – where communities, villages, and towns across the states have been devastated. He made the remark on Wednesday in Abuja at an event to solemnly mark the 10th year of the crisis in the North-east and to remember the millions of people affected. “The crisis…

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Over 1000 Nigerian soldiers secretly buried by Nigerian authorities– Wall Street Journal alleges

Wall Street Journal in a new expose alleged that over a thousand Nigerian soldiers have been secretly buried at night by the President Muhammadu Buhari led administration, in order to hide the true state of the war on terror. According to the report, ‘after dark, the bodies of soldiers are covertly transported from a mortuary that at times gets so crowded the corpses are delivered by truck, according to Nigerian soldiers, diplomats and a senior government official. The bodies are laid by flashlight into trenches dug by infantrymen or local villagers paid…

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Soldiers Allegedly Rape AAUA Student in Ondo

A 300-LEVEL STUDENT of Religious and African Studies, Adekunke Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko (AAUA) in Ondo State has been raped by allegedly some men of the 32 Artillery Brigade. SUNCITY NEWS learnt that the incident occurred on Wednesday evening at a military checkpoint between Owo and Ikare-Akoko in Akoko North-East Local Government as the soldiers, who were attached to the Ikare Akoko checkpoint, did the act when the victim was returning home from the campus. A student of the institution, who witnessed the incident, alleged that the soldiers were fond of…

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LEAKED BUHARI’S MINISTERIAL LIST AND PORTFOLIOS AS RECEIVED

Below is the leaked list of the next level ministerial appointments and their portfolios. 1. Festus Keyamo, SAN – Minister of Justice Attorney General 2. Geoffrey Onyeama – Minister of Foreign Affairs 3. Zainab Shamsuna Ahmed – Minister of Finance 4. Mej. Gen. (RTD) Bashir S. Magashi – Minister of Defence 5. Adamu Adamu – Minister of Education 6. Sabo Nanono – Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment 7. Chris Ngige – Minister of Labour and Employment 8. Mohammed Musa Bello – Minister of Federal Capital Territory 9. Ogbonnay Onu…

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No More Greedocracy, My Administration Will Banish Hunger from Kogi State – Melaye

Senator representing Kogi west in the senate and a governorship aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the November 16 Kogi State gubernatorial election, Senator Dino Melaye has said that: “Kogi State is not witnessing democracy. What we are witnessing is the government of the greedy, by the greedy and for the greedy; best put as ‘greedocracy’. “But when I come on board as governor, I shall build a new Kogi State where ideas will revolutionize the state. “My administration will banish hunger from the state. Kogi has no…

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Sani Lulu Picks APC Nomination form amidst mammoth crowd of supporters

Alhaji Sani Lulu Abdulahi the former chairman of the Nigeria Football Federation, on Thursday, picked the All Progressive Congress, APC, nomination form to contest Kogi governorship election. Lulu picked the form at the APC national secretariat Wuse 2 in Abuja amidst large crowd of supporters from the 21 local governments Area of Kogi state who came out in masse to show solidarity to the man they believe will turn around the fortune of the confluence state and set it on the path of progress, Alhaji Lulu fondly called Mr Fix…

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