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Minimum wage: Reps pass new minimum wage bill for second reading

Members of the House of Representatives on Thursday passed the new National Minimum Wage bill for a second reading, shortly after President Muhammadu Buhari transmitted the draft legislation to the lawmakers. The president’s letter, read to the lawmakers by the speaker, Yakubu Dogara, urged the amendment of the National Minimum Wage Amendment Act 2011 to […]

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Game Of Thrones official date for final season revealed

After having fans glued since its start in 2011, the producers have announced the date for the premiere of the first episode of the last ever series of Game of Thrones, after months of speculations. In a new trailer for the hit fantasy show, the network confirmed the long-awaited eighth and final series will air […]

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I never said Buhari was cloned – Nnamdi Kanu replies FG

Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, has told the Federal Government that he never said President Muhammadu Buhari was cloned. He said his message to the world has always been that President Muhammadu Buhari was ‘dead’ and was replaced by another individual, Jubril Aminu Al-Sudani, as a double. Kanu made the […]

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EFCC: N5bn properties traced to ex-Plateau Governor Jang

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has traced properties worth N5 billion to former Plateau State Governor, Jonah Jang, who is currently standing trial for graft. The properties are located at No. 8 and 9 Gobarau Road Unguwan Rimi GRA Kaduna State. Preliminary investigations according to a statement signed by Tony Orilade, acting head, […]

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FG withdraws ‘no work no pay’ threat

THE Federal Government has withdrawn the recent threat to activate the ‘no work no pay policy’ against striking university teachers. This was disclosed by the National President of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi. Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi also said that the negotiation meeting between ASUU and the Federal Government would continue tomorrow, […]

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Jimi Agbaje Picks First Bank Director As Running Mate

The Peoples Democratic Party’s governorship candidate in Lagos State, Mr. Jimi Agbaje, has announced a lawyer, Mrs. Haleemat Busari, as his running mate. The law graduate from the University of Lagos is a Director on the board of several blue-chip companies. Mrs. Haleemat Busari was a director in Zain Nigeria Ltd (now Airtel Nigeria, a […]

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Aisha Buhari says is Nigeria now enjoying improved governance.

Wife of the President, Mrs. Aisha Buhari, says Nigeria is now enjoying improved governance under President Muhammadu Buhari. She, however, said artistes should partly take credit for the feat because of their support for the President and his administration. According to a statement by her spokesman, Suleiman Haruna, the President’s wife spoke during the presentation […]

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British Woman Charged With Murdering Husband In Malaysia

British Woman Charged With Murdering Husband In Malaysia A British woman was Tuesday charged with murdering her husband on the Malaysian holiday island of Langkawi, with her lawyer saying that the suspect felt “overwhelmed”. Samantha Jones, 51, appeared in court on the island accused of killing John William Jones, who was found with a stab […]

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