Financial autonomy of local government will boost job creation, says Saraki
Granting financial autonomy to the third tier of government would curb insecurity, provide jobs for youths and boost economic activity through diversification, the Senate President, Bukola Saraki has said. The Senate President, who stated this in Abuja, at the celebration of the 40th anniversary of the Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE), argued that…
NULGE accuses governors of gang up against councils’ autonomy
The Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE) has accused the Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) of gang up against financial autonomy for local government councils.
Eight State Assemblies back council autonomy, says NULGE
Eight out of ten state Houses of Assembly have so far consented to the granting of autonomy to local government councils in the proposed amendment of the constitution.
NULGE cautions APC against removing LGs from constitution
The Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE) has cautioned the All Progressives Congress (APC) against delisting local governments from the constitution as recommended by its ad-hoc committee on restructuring.
‘Non-functional local councils responsible for flooding’
The National Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE) has blamed the floods ravaging most parts of the country on collapsed local government administration.
NULGE trains council workers on financial management
The National Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE) has trained its staff on financial management in preparation for the autonomy of local government administration.
NULGE plans rallies to support local government autonomy
The Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE) would organise nationwide in support of the National Assembly to grant autonomy to local government councils in the country.
Ogun Government, workers face off: The politics behind the scene
Again the workers are worried that the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed at the meeting, was silent on the 16 of their colleagues dismissed, as well as, the 19 suspended during the strike.
Fayose begs teachers over unpaid five months salary
The Anambra State Police Command last week appointed ASP Nkeiruka Nwode, as the new Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) for the state.This appointment came barely 48 hours after Mr. Sam Kaula took over from the former State Commissioner of Police...