Saturday, 23rd September 2023


27 Sep 2022
Pay rises are still falling behind despite the cost of living crisis intensifying and inflation rates going up further, analyses have shown.
13 Mar 2022
Gov. Gboyega Oyetola of Osun has said he would not renege on his promise of making payment of full salaries and pension to workers and retirees if reelected.
13 Jan 2022
Relocation of the national minimum wage law from the exclusive legislative list to the concurrent list will encourage non-payment of salaries by many state governments
28 Apr 2021
Like a repeat of the 2016 and 2018 era when many states were unable to pay salaries and the Federal Government also got financially strained from paying subsidies, a new rift is set to occur over plans...
21 Apr 2021
The Secretary to Bauchi State Government, Alhaji Mohammed Baba, says the government has temporarily stopped the salaries of 715 suspected ghost workers.
10 Mar 2021
A workman is worthy of his wages as the ancient word says but it would appear that some state governors do not agree. How else can one rationalise the recurrent delay in payment of salaries
11 Nov 2020
Sir: The staff of the University of Africa, Toru-Orua owned by the Bayelsa State government hereby cry out over unpaid salaries. The staff which includes lecturers, non-academic, adjunct and sabbatical staff, numbering over 35 who were engaged between December 2019 and February 2020 are being owed salaries for 10, even 11 months, due to no…
5 Nov 2020
Employees of Oshimili South Council Area of Delta State, yesterday, barricaded the entrance of the council, locked out the Chairman, Uche Osadebe, and others over non-payment of salaries. The aggrieved workers said Osadebe refused to authorise payment of their salaries, even as they alleged that he has been engaging in illegal procurements. One of the…
15 Oct 2020
Almost seven months after the COVID-19-induced lockdown, schools across the states are beginning to open their doors to students. But school owners, parents
6 May 2020
Although the lockdown may have been relaxed, the impact on businesses may lead to further high unemployment, reduction in consumers’ purchasing power as the latest survey by the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI),
6 May 2020
Dockworkers under the aegis of Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) have flayed attempts by employers to slash their salaries and convert the lockdown period occasioned by the coronavirus pandemic
18 Apr 2020
The Imo State government has disclosed that it has saved about N1 billion by blocking leakages in the payment of workers’ salaries and pensions since Governor Hope Uzodinma assumed office on January 15


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Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi State, on Saturday, revealed  that he has no political ambition for now but to help President Bola Tinubu to succeed. Responding to a question about his next move after governorship, being one of the major presidential aspirants during the presidential primary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), the governor pointed…
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Zamfara State governor, Dauda Lawal, on Saturday, ordered a ban on illegal mining activities and directed law enforcement officials to take stringent action against violators. Over the years, illegal mining in the state has tended to fuel banditry and other criminal activities, according to reports. The Governor justified the ban in a statement by his…
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Federal Capital Territory, (FCT), Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has arrested two suspected oil thieves and armored cable thieves at separate locations in the FCT. FCT Commandant of the NSCDC Olusola Odumosu paraded the suspects who are between ages 25-30, in Abuja. He said the command, through credible intelligence reports…
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The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), has called for urgent reforms in Nigeria's electoral and judicial systems in the wake of the recent ruling by the Governorship Election Petition Tribunal in Enugu State, which has left the nation in disbelief. HURIWA, a leading civil rights advocacy group dedicated to upholding human rights and…
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Marine team of the Commandant General of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, (NSCDC), Dr. Ahmed Audi, has intercepted two hundred and ninety two bags of smuggled foreign rice at Eleko Beach, Lagos. Acting on intelligence report from it's monitoring team, three suspects were arrested conveying the smuggled goods from Cotonou, Benin Republic aboard…