ASUU strike: parents, teachers state position

The National Parent-Teacher Association of Nigeria (NAPTAN) has appealed to the Federal Government and the striking university lecturers to go with open minds to the negotiation table as they meet again on Monday. The 2nd Deputy National President of NAPTAN, Chief Adeolu Ogunbanjo, made the appeal in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria… Continue reading ASUU strike: parents, teachers state position

4 dead, 36 rescued from collapsed building in Port-Harcourt

Thirty-six people have so far been rescued from the rubble of the collapsed 7-storeyed building in GRA, Port Harcourt. However, four bodies which were pulled from the building unconscious have been pronounced dead. Majority of those rescued were rushed into a waiting ambulance and then to the University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital, UPTH and… Continue reading 4 dead, 36 rescued from collapsed building in Port-Harcourt

BBNAIJA: Instagram hacker demands N800,000 from Nina, and reveals chat between Nina and Bobrisky

Ex-BBN housemate Nina, has just reported that her Instagram account has been hacked. The hacker is demanding the sum of N800,000, to release the account back to her. The Hacker also revealed a chat ¬†between Nina and Bobrisky. Bobrisky Speaks: I promised to be entertain you people till she pays 800tousand, Instagram will not reply… Continue reading BBNAIJA: Instagram hacker demands N800,000 from Nina, and reveals chat between Nina and Bobrisky

Lake Victoria boat tragedy death toll could be 60- as Ugandan prince is rescued

Police in Uganda have confirmed at least 11 people are dead in the Lake Victoria incident after a boat capsized – and 39 are unaccounted for – but Prince David Wasajja was among the 70 rescued. The Uganda Police Force Marine Unit is still searching for survivors and rescue efforts will continue into the night.… Continue reading Lake Victoria boat tragedy death toll could be 60- as Ugandan prince is rescued

US speaks on 2019 elections

The United States of America has said that the country was committed to supporting Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to achieve credible elections in Nigeria. NAN reports that the world power made the statement on Saturday at the 2018 Second General Meeting of Nigeria Inter-Religious Council (NIREC), youths wing summit. David Young, Deputy Chief of… Continue reading US speaks on 2019 elections

New minimum wage: Labour union makes fresh demand from FG

The Organised Labour on Wednesday said it would demand for two years arrears payment of the proposed new national minimum wage for Nigerian workers from the federal and state governments. Mr Ayuba Wabba, President Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) said this when Mrs Rosa Pavanelli, General Secretary, Public Service International (PSI), visited him in his office… Continue reading New minimum wage: Labour union makes fresh demand from FG