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24 Oct 2019
Full payment of the new minimum wage to Nigerian workers takes effect from April 18, 2019. The Federal Executive Council (FEC) presided over by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo issued the directive yesterday in Abuja.
24 Oct 2019
At a public function organized by the government a few years ago, there was a chanced meeting between a former public servant who had been a part of the Golden age of the public service in the immediate post-independence period and a new public servant who came in at the point of the democratic turn in Nigeria.
20 Oct 2019
Shortly after the introduction of the National ID card renewal fee and application fee, the USSD code which has been free is now to be paid for. This new payment plan is met with complaints amongst many Nigerians. Find below some of the reactions:
17 Oct 2019
The Federal Government has shortlisted 57 indigenous companies to clean up the four local councils mostly affected by oil pollution in Ogoniland. They are Eleme, Tai, Gokana and Kana. Already, 21 firms had begun the remediation work to restore the people’s livelihoods.
8 Oct 2019
The Nigerian judiciary has had a chequered history in the last 59 years of the country’s independence. This is because the judiciary, which is considered the most critical leg of the tripod on which democracy rests has had to groan under various military dictatorships for about 31 years.
6 Oct 2019
Jordanian teachers ended a month-long strike on Sunday after reaching an agreement with the government for a rise in wages. The strike, which began on September 8 just a week into the school year, paralysed some 4,000 public schools in the kingdom where more than 1.4 million students are enrolled.
2 Oct 2019
Obviously, Nigeria is not working as it should, 59 years after independence. Sundry ills beset the country: Armed robbery, kidnapping, low-intensity armed conflict, unemployment
8 Sep 2019
The continued rise in the unemployment level in Nigeria should be of genuine source of concern to all well-meaning citizens. The statistics of unemployed youth in Nigeria, twenty-one million as of December 2018...
27 Aug 2019
With the assignment of portfolios to the new ministers, the fireworks that went with their appointment and screening have come to an end. We are now in another stage, the stage of facing the assignment.
27 Aug 2019
“Colonial mentality will do the Federal Government no good. Australia and Canada have taken this into consideration. The Nigerian government is not serving the citizens in the mining sector.”
18 Aug 2019
Barely five months to the 2020 deadline announced by the Federal Government to end gas flaring in the Niger Delta, government has said the projection may remain elusive.
12 Aug 2019
The struggles and contributions of our nationalists towards the attainment of the country`s independence cannot be quantified or measured. They were united in their quest for self-reliance, which they relentlessly pursued to a logical conclusion despite the allegedly perceived intentions of the colonialists to hold on for much longer.


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