Monthly Archives: October 2018

58th Independence: Together, We Will Achieve Greater Progress, Development, Says APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) celebrates with Nigerians at home and abroad on the occasion of the country’s 58th Independence anniversary from colonial rule. In a statement signed by the Ag. National Publicity Secretary, Yekini Nabena, the APC said, “Indeed our journey as a country after independence has been an interesting and intriguing one with its ups and downs. We ...

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Osun Governorship Election And Nigeria’s Jaundiced Democracy

Casmir Igbokwe The just-concluded Osun State governorship election was freely unfair. Like some blind men who touched the elephant in different places and came up with different accounts of how it looks like, the verdict on the election has been variegated. It depends, to a large extent, on one’s political leaning and interest. But in all this, truth will always ...

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Katsina 2019: Masari Emerges APC Gov Candidate, Says Nigeria’s Future Bright

Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina State has polled 5562 votes to emerge the standard-bearer of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) for the 2019 governorship election. The Governor defeated his two opponents, Alhaji Abubakar Sama’ila Isa Funtua and Alhaji Garba Sani Dankani who scored 8 and 1 vote respectively, 56 found invalid. The Returning Officer and leader of the ...

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Again, APC Postpones Lagos, Enugu, Adamawa Governorship Primaries

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has rescheduled governorship primaries in Lagos, Enugu and Adamawa states. The mode of primaries for Enugu and Adamawa states has also been changed from INDIRECT to DIRECT Primaries. New dates: Lagos Governorship Primaries – Tuesday, October 2, 2018 Enugu and Adamawa Direct governorship Primaries – Thursday, October 4, 2018. Recall that the APC ...

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FG Working On New Minimum Wage Act, Says Labour Minister

Raymond Ozoji, Awka Minister for Labour and Employment Dr. Chris Nwabueze Ngige has said that the federal government is working on a new minimum wage act which every Nigerian worker would be entitled to as well as payable by employers of labour. The minister who gave an update on the move by the federal government to resolve labour issues in ...

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