Osun State Government announces the establishment of the Renewable Energy Advisory Council
Senator Ademola Adeleke, Governor of Osun State, has announced the formation of a Climate and Renewable Energy Advisory Council as well as the construction of a Carbon Tracking Research Unit at Osun State University. Governor Adeleke additionally directed the state Ministry of Environment to prepare an Osun State Action Plan Against Plastic Pollution within three months while delivering his speech at the World Environment Day programme of the Osun State Ministry of Environment and Sanitation in Osogbo, the Osun state capital.
Fayemi and Adeyeye due to rivalry have both relocated to Abuja, over Ekiti Ministerial slot- Source
According to a news that was published by The Nation Newspaper online this morning, it was reported that the jostling within the Ekiti State's All Progressives Congress (APC), for the state’s ministerial slot in the administration of President Bola Ahmed Tinubu, is tearing the chapter apart, as the struggle for the slot, has resulted in a political schism.
Subsidy: NLC writes ASUU, JUSUN, 41 others to join Wednesday nationwide shutdown
The Nigeria Labour Congress has written to each of its 43 affiliate unions requesting that they prepare for an upcoming strike that is set to start on Wednesday, June 7, 2023. According to The Punch, The NLC General Secretary, Emmanuel Ugboaja, signed a letter sent to the affiliates in which the Congress stated, "We bring you greetings from the leadership of the Nigeria Labour Congress.
Reactions As Nigerian Labour Congress Declares Nationwide Strike Over Fuel Subsidy Crisis
(A photo of NLC members) According to a recent report by Sahara reporters, the Nigeria Labour Congess (NLC) has declared a nationwide strike from next Wednesday. Due to President Bola Tinubu's declaration that "fuel subsidy is gone" in his inaugural speech, there are currently fuel shortages around the nation.
Court sacks Ayu as PDP national chairman
A Makurdi High Court, has affirmed the suspension and removal of the embattled National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP), Sen Iyorchia Ayu. The court, on Friday, June 2, 2023, ruled that Dr. Iyorchia Ayu can no longer hold office as the national chairman of the PDP having lost membership of the party in his Igyorov Council Ward of Gboko Local Government Area of Benue state. The Sun report that, A member of the PDP in the state, Engr. Conrad Terhide Utaan dragged Dr. Ayu to court after his Igyorov
Photos: Etsu Nupe Observe Special Prayer For The Inauguration Of The President Of Nigeria In Abuja
On 26th May, 2023 Etsu Nupe, Alhaji Yahaya Abubakar observed Juma'at prayer and special prayer for the Inauguration of the Newly Elected President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria of the just concluded 2023 General Election from the All Progressive Congress (APC), Chief Bola Ahmed Tinubu at the National Juma'at Mosque in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, Nigeria.
Nationwide Strike, Set To Commence On Wednesday, June 7- Labour
According to The Sun, The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has called for a nationwide strike, set to commence on Wednesday, June 7, 2023, as a strong show of opposition to the recent decision to eliminate fuel subsidies, which has sparked widespread discontent among Nigerians.
Nigeria Labour Congress Declares Nationwide Strike in Protest Against Fuel Subsidy Removal
(Photo Credit: Daily Post) In a significant development, the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has announced its decision to initiate a nationwide strike, set to commence from Wednesday of the following week. (Daily Post) (Photo Credit: The Cable) The declaration came to light during the NLC's National Executive Council (NEC) meeting held in Abuja, the Federal Capital territory.
Today's Headlines: We Spent N200bn On Preparations For Census–NPC; Why I Endorsed Abbas–Zulum
We Spent N200bn On Preparations For Census–NPC Photo Credit: Daily Trust The National Population Commission (NPC) has said it spent about N200 billion for the preparation of the 2023 population and housing census. Nasir Kwarra, the NPC Executive Chairman disclosed this at a breakfast meeting on Thursday.
Preparations Underway by NLC and Other Organizations in Anticipation of Nationwide Strike
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has issued a nationwide strike declaration set to commence from next Wednesday. This development follows fuel shortages experienced across the country after President Bola Tinubu's inaugural speech, in which he announced the removal of fuel subsidies. The NLC announced the industrial action on Friday, subsequent to a meeting of its National Executive Council (NEC) in Abuja.
Nigeria Labour Congress To Embark On Nationwide Strike Next Week Wednesday
The Nigeria Labour Congress has declared a nationwide strike from next week Wednesday. This comes amid fuel shortages across the country occasioned by President Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu’s inaugural speech in which he declared that 'the fuel subsidy is gone'. The union announced the industrial action on Friday, following a meeting of its National Executive Council (NEC) in Abuja over the fuel subsidy removal and subsequent hike in the pump price of petrol.
Today's Headlines: We’ll Work With Tinubu To Clear Nigeria’s Debt–Akpabio;Why I Endorsed Abbas–Zulum
We’ll Work With Tinubu To Clear Nigeria’s Debt–Akpabio Photo Credit: Daily Trust A former governor of Akwa Ibom State, Senator Godswill Akpabio, has said the 10th Senate will work closely with the incoming administration of Bola Ahmed Tinubu to clear Nigeria’s debts.
Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) Declares Nationwide Strike Over Fuel Subsidy Removal
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) announces a nationwide strike starting Wednesday over fuel price hike. NEC members held meeting in Abuja. The union urges its members to engage in peaceful protests. The strike is aimed at forcing the government to reverse the fuel subsidy removal and pump price hike policies.
Nigerian Labour Congress to begin Nationwide strike on Wednesday.
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has decided to commence a nationwide strike next week on Wednesday. The purpose of this strike is to protest against the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited's refusal to reverse the recently adjusted pump price of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS).
Court Throws Out Ayu's Challenge To Suspension
Ayu was suspended by his executive committee of the Nyorovo City Council in March for non-payment of dues and involvement in anti-party activities. The Benue State High Court has upheld the suspension of the former national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Iyorchi Ayu. Ayu was suspended by his executive committee of the Nyorov Town Council in March for non-payment of fees and engaging in anti-party activities, effectively ending his tenure as PDP National Chairman.
Full list: Biden’s delegation to Tinubu’s inauguration
President of the United States Joe Biden has announced the members of his delegation to Bola Tinubu's inauguration. According to The PUNCH, "the inauguration of Tinubu would be attended by no fewer than 65 foreign leaders, including Heads of State." The former governor of Lagos State will take the oath of office as Nigeria's 16th president on May 29 in Eagle Square, Abuja. "Ex-presidents, diplomats, leaders of international organizations, well-known Nigerians, and officials of foreign governments and agencies
Buhari Hands Over Transition Documents To Tinubu
President Muhammadu Buhari has handed the transition documents to the President-elect Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu. According to Nigeria news agency, the ceremony took place on Thursday at the State House Conference Center in Abuja as a part of the schedule of events for the Presidential Inauguration. At the investiture of the National Honour of Grand Commander of the Federal Republic on Tinubu and Grand Commander of the Order of the Niger on Vice President-elect Kashim Shettima at the State House Banquet Hall in Abuja, Buhari also presented the service baton in addition to the official documents.
Six Days To Go, President Buhari Fails to Dissolve Cabinet, Issues Fresh Directive to Ministers
President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday, May 24, failed to dissolve his cabinet, a few days before the May 29 handover ceremony. Many had expected that the president would dissolve his cabinet at the Valedictory Federal Executive Council Meeting which he chaired in Abuja today, Wednesday.
Full list: Biden’s Delegation to Tinubu’s Inauguration
The delegation led by US President Joe Biden has been announced to attend Bola Tinubu's inauguration. Numerous world leaders, including Heads of State, have been invited to attend the Tinubu's inauguration, according to The PUNCH. On May 29 at Eagle sq\. in Abuja, the former governor of Lagos State will take the oath of office as Nigeria's 16th president.
Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike Dissolves Executive Council
According to reports, governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has dissolved the state's Executive Council. The governor made the announcement at a special valedictory session in Government House, Port Harcourt on Thursday. Wike thanked the members of the council for their service to the state, saying that they had all worked hard to make Rivers State a better place.