Monthly Archives: April 2019

May Day: Saraki Lauds Workers‘ Contribution To National Development

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Tuesday saluted Nigerian workers for their tireless contribution to the socio-economic development of the country, in spite of fluctuating economic realities. Saraki, in a message of goodwill to mark the 2019 Workers’ Day celebration, signed by his Special Adviser (Media and Publicity), Yusuph Olaniyonu, in Abuja, also commended the leadership and ...

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Atiku Praises Nigerian Workers On May Day

Presidential candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 election and former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar congratulates Nigerian workers on this year’s Workers Day, saying that the workers unions in Nigeria have been a critical partner in the economic development of the country. Atiku, in a goodwill message personally signed by him notes that “the labour and ...

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Blow To Operation Puff Adder: UBEC Chairman, Abubakar, Daughter Kidnapped

In a major blow to Police’s Operation Puff Adder, armed men blocked the Kaduna-Abuja highway on Monday, opened fire on some vehicles and abducted the chairman of Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC) Mohammad Abubakar and his daughter. Abubakar’s driver was killed. Two other persons were also injured. The attack, which punctured the claimed successes of Operation Puff Adder, occurred at ...

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Between Zoning And Competence In Anambra State Leadership

By Achilleus-Chud Uchegbu The next governorship election in Anambra state will hold in November 2021. That is clearly about 31 months from today. But that is not the issue. The issue, as gleaned from debates among the diverse people of the state is what exactly should be the main focus in seeking to elect a successor to Willie Obiano. For ...

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INEC Replacing Servers To Conceal Rigging, PDP Alleges

The Peoples Democratic Party on Monday alleged that the Independent National Electoral Commission was replacing all the servers in its national headquarters in Abuja and offices in all the states of the federation. The party’s National Publicity Secretary, Mr Kola Ologbondiyan, made the allegations in a statement made available to journalists in Abuja. Ologbondiyan said the commission’s action was aimed ...

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NLC, TUC Laud Obiano On Workers’ Welfare 

Raymond Ozoji, Awka The Nigeria Labour Congress and the Trade Union Congress of Nigeria have extolled Governor Willie Obiano’s policies and programmes geared towards improving the welfare of workers in Anambra state. The state commissioner for information and public enlightenment, Mr. C .Don Adinuba, and the Head of Anambra State Civil Service, Barr. Harry Uduh, made this known to our ...

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Killings: Buhari Must Resign, Says Diaspora Group

…urges Nigerians to stay at home from May 1 Nigerians in Diaspora under the aegis of the Global Coalition for Security and Democracy in Nigeria operated by the Nelson M46664 Human Rights Association of Hungary have urged Nigerians to declare a revolution without ammunition in Nigeria to protest the spate of insecurity and killings in the country. The group, which ...

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Private Jets: Probe Religious Organisations, Group Charges FG

A civil society group, OurMumuDonDo Movement, has called on the federal government to beam its searchlight on the finances of religious groups operating in the country with a view to making them transparent and accountable to the public. National Secretary of OurMumuDonDo, Raphael Adebayo, made the call in a statement issued during the weekend, against the background of claims by ...

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