Nigerian Union of Teachers
These are horrible times. These are horrid times. These are horrific times. And in these horrible, horrid and horrific times in our land nothing is delicately delicate in any positive usage or application of the term.
National minimum wage: Adamawa teachers expect N32,000
The Nigerian Union of Teachers (NUT), Adamawa State Wing, has expressed confidence that the incoming administration would pay N32,000 minimum wage to workers in the state. Mr Rodney Nathan, Chairman of the state chapter, who commended President Muhammadu Buhari, for signing into law the N30,000 new National Minimum Wage for workers, however noted that the…
Adamawa NUT disburses N7m to 87 disengaged teachers
The Adamawa Chapter of the Nigerian Union of Teachers (NUT) on Monday disbursed cheques worth N7 million to 78 retired teachers. Presenting the cheques in Yola, Mr Rodney Nathan, Chairman of the union, urged beneficiaries to invest the funds in profitable ventures. Nathan also advised next-of-kin to the deceased families to be fair to them.…
Second term syndrome and electoral perfidy in Nigeria
One of the novel ideas introduced by British administrators into what was then the Protectorate of Nigeria was the idea of representative government entailed in the British version of parliamentary democracy. The first election in Nigeria was held in September 1923. It was designed to elect members of the Legislative Council (LECO) created by the…
NUT seeks Ooni’s help over Ogun sacked teachers
The Nigerian Union of Teachers (NUT) has contacted the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi to intervene in the feud between the Ogun State chapter of the union and the government.