🔔New Year 2022: Nigerian Labour Movement REJECTS Hike in Electricity Tariff,Fuel

Text of a Goodwill Message to Nigerian Workers on New Year’s Day, 2022, by Comrade Ayuba Wabba, mni, President, Nigeria Labour Congress I wish to convey New Year felicitations to Nigerian workers and people on behalf of the National Executive Council (NEC) of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC). I congratulate the Working-class family in Nigeria, our highlyContinue reading “🔔New Year 2022: Nigerian Labour Movement REJECTS Hike in Electricity Tariff,Fuel”

🔔Breaking: Perm. Sec. Fed. Ministry Of Education, Echono Loses Out in Ochi Idoma Stool Race, John Elaigwu Returned Elected

John Elaigwu Odogbo has emerged the paramount ruler of idoma people a title referred to as the “Ochi idoma” following a peaceful contest which was overseen by the college of voters for the new Och’ Idoma stool. A statement by the Media Aide to the Special Adviser,Bureau of Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs Damian AttahContinue reading “🔔Breaking: Perm. Sec. Fed. Ministry Of Education, Echono Loses Out in Ochi Idoma Stool Race, John Elaigwu Returned Elected”

🔔Africa Must Rise, Says African Rising Group, Boast Of Aiding The Release of 80,000 journalists, Activists During Pandemic

The Co-coordinator, African Rising, Ms Muhammed Lamin, has revealed that during the pandemic, the movement secured the release of no fewer than 80,000 journalists and activists in the region. This is as the movement lamented the continued brutality of journalists and activists in the continent, noting that it will not make them relent in theirContinue reading “🔔Africa Must Rise, Says African Rising Group, Boast Of Aiding The Release of 80,000 journalists, Activists During Pandemic”

🔔Buhari Condoles NUJ, NGE Over Death Of Former President, Bonnie Nwoha

President Muhammadu Buhari has extends his heartfelt condolences to the government and people of Abia State as well as the Nigeria Union Journalists (NUJ) on the death of former national president, Mr Bonnie Nwoha. President Buhari also commiserated with the family and friends of the veteran newsman and well respected member of Nigeria Guild ofContinue reading “🔔Buhari Condoles NUJ, NGE Over Death Of Former President, Bonnie Nwoha”

🔔Pope Francis Appoints Nigerian-Born Apostolic Nuncio To Trinidad And Tabago As Holy See’s Permanent Rep. To United Nations, IOM, WTO in Geneva

Pope Francis has appointed a Nigerian Priest of the Catholic Diocese of Abia Abia State And Apostolic Nuncio to the Antilles, Archbishop Fortunatus Nwachukwu as the Permanent Observer of the Holy See, that is the vatican to the United Nations Office and Specialized Institutions in Geneva. Pope Francis Also appointed Archbishop Nwachukwu as pamanent ObserverContinue reading “🔔Pope Francis Appoints Nigerian-Born Apostolic Nuncio To Trinidad And Tabago As Holy See’s Permanent Rep. To United Nations, IOM, WTO in Geneva”

🔔Niger State Govt. Withdraws Approval Granted To All Operators Of Private Tertiary Educational institutions

Niger State Government has withdrawn all approvals granted to operators of Private Tertiary Education Institutions in the state. In a statement by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Tertiary Education, Dr Musa Sadeeq, the measure is aimed at checking the spate of contravention of stipulated rules and regulations, establishing private tertiary education institutions in the state.Continue reading “🔔Niger State Govt. Withdraws Approval Granted To All Operators Of Private Tertiary Educational institutions”

🔔Fuel Increase Plan: Nigeria Labour Congress Holds Nationwide Protest Jan. 27, 2022…Urges Workers To Ground Failed States in Minimum Wage Payment.

The Nigeria Labour Labour To Begin Protest in January 2022 over fuel price hike speciation, as contained in a Communique at the end of its National Executive Council(NEC) Meeting in Abuja Friday, December 17, 2021 Preamble The National Executive Council (NEC) of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) held its regular meeting on Friday, 17th DecemberContinue reading “🔔Fuel Increase Plan: Nigeria Labour Congress Holds Nationwide Protest Jan. 27, 2022…Urges Workers To Ground Failed States in Minimum Wage Payment.”

🔔Wabba,JOHESU MHWUN Ask Fed. Ministry of Health To Include CONHESS in 2022 Budget Or Else…

Fuel importation policy forced on Nigeria, NLC cries out…Says Nigerians will paralyse country in 2022 if… The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), on Wednesday described as “forced policy” on Nigeria, continued importation of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) popularly called petrol to the country by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC). This Congress also called on theContinue reading “🔔Wabba,JOHESU MHWUN Ask Fed. Ministry of Health To Include CONHESS in 2022 Budget Or Else…”

🔔Abia Police Arrest Man Who Planned The Kidnap And Gruesome Murder Of His Wife

The Operatives of the Nigeria Police Intelligence Response Team (IRT) have arrested four (4) suspects in connection with the abduction and gruesome killing of late Mrs Nneka Nwanyi-Sunday Emeh Kalu who was earlier reported missing and later found dead in a cassava farm on 29th August, 2021 in Ngugworo Community in Nguzu Edda in AfikpoContinue reading “🔔Abia Police Arrest Man Who Planned The Kidnap And Gruesome Murder Of His Wife”

🔔TETFund Investing in Thesis Digitalisation to end plagiarism in Universities

Begins Digitalization Of Libraries to also Checkmate Plagiarism The Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund)  has begun a process to digitize theses and projects in the nation’s higher education institutions to ensure seamless access to research outputs and end the ‘evil’ of plagiarism.  Executive Secretary of TETFund, Professor Suleiman Bogoro,  made this known at a workshopContinue reading “🔔TETFund Investing in Thesis Digitalisation to end plagiarism in Universities”

🔔Violent Attacks On Schools: CSACEFA Demands Prosecution of Culprits in Dowen College Student’s Death And Children Crushed By A Truck in Lagos

The school should be a safe haven for every child, recently the Nigeria citadel of level especially the Secondary schools are growing into home and place of Horror and terror for our future leaders. The Members, Board and Management of Civil Society Action Coalition on Education for All (CSACEFA) advocating for quality, safe and inclusiveContinue reading “🔔Violent Attacks On Schools: CSACEFA Demands Prosecution of Culprits in Dowen College Student’s Death And Children Crushed By A Truck in Lagos”

🔔CSACEFA, Others Tackle FCT Secondary Education Board Chairman over Position On Fees Racketeering

Some Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) have faulted explanation by the Chairman of Federal Capital Territory’s Secondary Education Board (FCT SEB), Alhaji Yahaya Musa Mohammed, on the alleged fees racketeering in public secondary schools in Abuja. The Initiative for Citizens Rights, Accountability and Development (ICRAD) and Civil Society Action Coalition on Education for All (CSACEA) saidContinue reading “🔔CSACEFA, Others Tackle FCT Secondary Education Board Chairman over Position On Fees Racketeering”

🔔Pensioners in Nigeria Want State Governors Defauting in Pension Payment Punished

Stop treating retirees like spare tyres, pensioners tell FG, state gov’ts Members of Nigerian Union of Pensioners (NUP), have called on the Federal and State governments to halt bad treatment against senior citizens in the country. They also asked all the three tiers of government to formulate policies that would address challenges against them, sayingContinue reading “🔔Pensioners in Nigeria Want State Governors Defauting in Pension Payment Punished”

🔔NECO Becomes Compulsory in All Secondary Schools in Ebonyi State, Following Nod By Gov. Umahi

All Examinations conducted by the National Examinations Council (NECO) are now compulsory for all Secondary Schools in Ebonyi State. The State Governor, Engr. Dave Umahi gave the approval following a request made to that effect by the Registrar of NECO prof Dantani Ibrahim Wushishi during a courtesy visit to the governor in Abakaliki on thursday.Continue reading “🔔NECO Becomes Compulsory in All Secondary Schools in Ebonyi State, Following Nod By Gov. Umahi”

🔔TETFUND Vows To Continue Promoting Problem-Solving Researches

The Executive Secretary of the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund), Professor Suleiman Bogoro,  has expressed his unwavering commitment to shore up support for problem-solving research in universities and other related institutions in the country.  Bogoro stated this on Wednesday in Abuja while receiving  the Education Correspondents Association of Nigeria’s (ECAN) Award of Excellence for hisContinue reading “🔔TETFUND Vows To Continue Promoting Problem-Solving Researches”

🔔OKOROCHA LOSES GRIP ON OZUMBA MBADIWE UNIVERSITY AS NUC HANDS CERTIFICATE TO IMO GOVT.

The National Universities Commission (NUC), has presented the operating certificate for the Kingsley Ozumba Mbadiwe University, Ogboko, to the Imo State government. The handing over was performed by the Executive Secretary of NUC, Professor Abubakar Adamu, at a brief event held at the commission’s headquarters in Abuja. The handover puts to rest the tussle overContinue reading “🔔OKOROCHA LOSES GRIP ON OZUMBA MBADIWE UNIVERSITY AS NUC HANDS CERTIFICATE TO IMO GOVT.”

🔔School-Based Management Committes in 1147 Communities To Benefit From UBEC’s Special Project

The Executive Secretary of Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC) Dr. Hamid Bobboyi, has disclosed that a total of 1147 communities across the country will benefit from special intervention projects under the School Base Management Committee (SBMC). David Apeh, UBEC’s spokesman un a statatement said he made this known during the National flag off of (SouthernContinue reading “🔔School-Based Management Committes in 1147 Communities To Benefit From UBEC’s Special Project”