Outstanding exit benefit of ex-PHCN staff
The long wait for the complete settlement of the outstanding exit benefits of ex-PHCN staff five years after the privatisation of the power sector is becoming unbearable and increasingly frustrating. At the point of the initial payment in 2013, the assumption of many Nigerians was that it was wholly and entirely settled. Five years down…
How Nigeria Airways ex-workers’ N45b benefit got stuck again
The outstanding benefits of Nigeria Airways’ workers recently got a hearing at the National Assembly, but in a manner that only raised false hopes. WOLE OYEBADE writes on the fresh huddle and prospects of a respite for over 5000 senior citizens. Rumour of the Senate’s approval of N45 billion brought a huge sigh of relief…
Controversy trails NITEL land as allottees allege invasion
Officials from Ikorodu High Court, Lagos State and some policemen have visited the disputed former NITEL land at Ota -Ona in Ikorodu to ascertain the level of trespassing or encroachment on the land. Although the case is still on and the court had given an injunction that aggrieved parties should stay off the land pending the…
‘Adequate security is a catalyst for ease of doing business’
Onyekachi Adekoya, is the Managing Director of PR 24, a category ‘A’ licensed security company in Nigeria. In this interview with BANKOLE ORIMISAN, he shares his experience on private security..
Political party manifestoes in Nigeria, UK and U.S.
The party is committed to building a qualitatively better society based on the principle of democracy, human rights and moral justice under the rule of law.
Ex-NITEL/MTEL workers kick against FG, PTAD over monthly payment plan
Former workers of Nigerian Telecommunication Limited (NITEL) and its mobile arm, Mobile telecommunication Limited (Mtel) under the aegis of Association of Former Telecoms Employees of Nigeria ....
Ex-Nitel/Mtel workers appeal to Buhari over non-payment of 20 years pension buy-out
Former workers of Nigerian Telecommunication Limited (NITEL) and its arm, the Mobile Telecommunication Limited (Mtel), have appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to direct the Bureau for Public Enterprise....
Submarine cable system underused after $1b investment
After several investments worth over $1 billion (N306 billion), the nation’s submarine cable system is still hampered by gross underutilisation.