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25 Mar 2021
The Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria (ASCSN) has appointed its acting national president to steer the affairs of the union. The appointee, Dr. Tommy Okon, was a national vice president of the association.
1 Dec 2020
Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria (ASCSN), says it has mobilised members to force the Accountant-General of the Federation (AGF), Ahmed Idris, out of office over his refusal to proceed on retirement after attaining 60 years of age.
12 Mar 2019
The Nigeria Employers’ Consultative Association (NECA), has called on the Federal Government to ensure sustained commitment on the stability of economic policies, social investment programmes and deepening of engagement with the private sector in President Muhammadu Buhari’s second term. While stating some of the business implications of Buhari’s re-election, NECA advised that issues of politics…
6 Mar 2019
The Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria, ASCSN, has raised an alarm over moves by the Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment, to allegedly divert about N14.37 billion of the Nigerian Export Processing Zones (NEPZA), to the Nigeria Special Economic Zone Investment Company Limited (NSEZCO). It said the amount was a budget meant…
25 Oct 2018
The Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria (ASCSN) has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to disengage Executive Secretary of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), Professor Usman Yusuf.
21 Sep 2017
The organised labour has suspended the nationwide strike, which it planned to begin yesterday. This followed the commencement of the payment of their outstanding salaries and allowances by the Federal Government.
11 Apr 2017
Speaking in Lagos yesterday, the ASCSN Secretary-General, Comrade Alade Bashir Lawal, regretted that the outbreak of diarrhea at Queen’s College, Lagos, had provided impetus for renewed calls for the privatisation of Unity Schools.
28 Mar 2017
The Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria (ASCSN) has concluded mobilisation to shut activities of Ministries, Departments, and Agencies (MDAs) at the Federal level for non-payment of workers promotion allowance.
21 Feb 2017
Organised labour under the aegis of Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria (ASCSN) has condemned alleged plan by the Federal Government to sack 3,500 public workers under the guise that their appointments were irregular and unauthorised.
7 Feb 2017
A major industrial unrest is looming at the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) over alleged illegal recruitment and secondment of staffers into the Scheme.
8 Sep 2016
The Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria (ASCSN) has urged the Federal Government to take urgent steps to pay the outstanding salaries and allowances of thousands of workers, The group lamented that its members are hungry and passing through very hard times.


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Sri Lanka police fired tear gas and water cannon on a small protest Thursday to break up the first demonstration since the crisis-hit island nation lifted a state of emergency.
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The authorities of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) have distanced the agency from alleged scams in petrol subsidies running into trillions of naira in the country. FIRS Executive Chairman, Mr Mohammed Nami who appeared before the Ibrahim Al-Mustapha Aliyu-led Adhoc Committee probing into the petroleum subsidy regime explained that the role of his outfit…
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The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has said that Governor Hope Uzodinma of Imo State did not stop the sit-at-home order in the state. It said Uzodinma could not stop the sit-at-home order because he did not initiate it. Emma Powerful, the spokesperson of IPOB, said the group cancelled the sit-at-home order on the advice…
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Efforts to end open defecation in Nigeria by 2025 received a boost, Wednesday, with the approval of measures to accelerate access to Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene (WASH) by the Clean Nigeria Steering Committee headed by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo. A meeting of the committee presided over by Prof Osinbajo virtually, approved prayers contained in the…
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The deployment of Burundian troops to help quell rebel groups in the Democratic Republic of Congo's east has divided local people, with some fiercely opposed but others giving a cautious welcome. Burundian forces began arriving in South Kivu province on Monday, pushing ahead with a plan by the seven-nation East African Community (EAC) to stabilise…