The Imo State Government is owing retired workers in the state about N21 billion, the state governor, Rochas Okorocha has said.Okorocha disclosed this recently during a broadcast he delivered in Igbo specifically to the retirees on the state radio station.....
Kogi State Poly workers stage protests against unpaid salaries
The academic staff and non-academic staff of Kogi State Polytechnic staged a peaceful protest at the gate of the institution over the non-payment of their salaries by the Kogi State Government.
Government partners varsity to train Niger Delta youths
In its determination to tackle militancy through constructive engagements in the Niger Delta region, the Federal Government has commenced a partnership with Joseph Ayo Babalola University (JABU), Ikeji-Arakeji, to train youths of the area on entrepreneurial hands-on skills acquisition.
Governor Okorocha threatens to dismiss local council employee with 60% attendance at work
Any worker in the local councils that record less than 60 per cent attendance would be sanctioned, the Imo State governor, Rochas Okorocha has said.Also, the governor has directed that the first session of 200 workers of the councils be trained on the Information Communication Technology...
Ex-bankers sue CBN, NDIC, others over N9.8 billion entitlements
Over 10,000 former workers of banks have sued the Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) and the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) over the non-payment of their N9.8 billion gratuities 11 years after they were retrenched.
Okowa goes tough on erring aides, sacks six, may axe four others
The Delta State governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa has sacked six aides over alleged corrupt practices with four others said to be on the waiting list.Sources told The Guardian that the sacked aides might have taken the governor for granted by their actions.
Group charges organisations on fire prevention, safety training for workers
The National Fire Prevention Awareness and Advocacy (NFPAWA) has urged organisations to train workers on fire prevention and control as a larger component of their investment in fire safety and security.
Engineers oppose proposed closure of Abuja airport
Total closure of Abuja International Airport for repairs would lead to huge economic loss, the Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) has said.
Union seeks stoppage of N309b bond to power firms
Workers under the aegis of Senior Staff Association of Electricity and Allied Companies (SSAEAC) have urged the Federal Government to shelve its plans to issue a N309 billion bond to finance the power sector.
Shittu inaugurates NCC board, tasks members on quality service delivery
The Minister of Communications, Adebayo Shittu, has inaugurated the board of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC).