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Today's Headlines: Why I sacked two Ministers - Buhari, NLC Threatens Nationwide Strike

"Why I sacked two Ministers" - Buhari Photo Credit: PM News Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday said he sacked two ministers due to non-performance after subjecting their works to critical review. In an urgent cabinet reshuffle on Wednesday, the president fired Mohammed Sabo Nanono, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, and Engr.

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Today's Headlines: Why I sacked two Ministers - Buhari, NLC Threatens Nationwide Strike

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Igboho Met With Prominent Yoruba People Over Agitation-Tunde Bakare says, Gunmen Abduct Taraba NLC boss

Igboho Met With Prominent Yoruba People- Tunde Photo Credit: Sahara Reporters Pastor Tunde Bakare of the Citadel Global Community Church has said calls for self-determination in Nigeria were caused by the failure of the country’s leaders. Bakare noted that if everything was well with the country, none of the agitations for the Oodua Republic or the Biafra Republic would be taken seriously.

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Today's Headlines: Igboho Met With Prominent Yoruba People Over Agitation-Tunde Bakare says, Gunmen Abduct Taraba NLC boss

JUSTICE

Today's Headlines: Another Protest Begins In Ogun; UK Deploys Naval Patrol Ship To Nigeria

Another Protest Begins In Ogun The Ogun State chapter of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and residents of the Sango Ota area of the state, on Wednesday, gave the Federal and Ogun State Governments a 21-day ultimatum to fix the Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway. Photo Credit: SunNews

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Today's Headlines: Another Protest Begins In Ogun; UK Deploys Naval Patrol Ship To Nigeria

POLITICS

Opinion: 3 Things That Will Happen If The Bill Proposing 5 Years Jail Term For Protesters Is Passed

The House of Representatives is proposing a bill that will give a five-years jail term for anybody in Nigeria that protested unlawful. The bill which was sponsored by Rep. Emeka Chinedu Martins (PDP-Imo) has scaled through the first reading at the House yesterday. The bill is proposed with the intent of stopping any person or group of people from assembling to commit violent against any person or property.

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Opinion: 3 Things That Will Happen If The Bill Proposing 5 Years Jail Term For Protesters Is Passed

JUSTICE

Today's Headlines: I Am A Threat to President's 'Fulanisation' Agenda- Igboho, NCL Tasks Trade Union

Photo: Sunday Igboho 1)Sunday Igboho: I Am A Threat To President Buhari's 'Fulanization' Agenda Yoruba activist Sunday Igboho said, in a statement issued by his spokesman, that he was targeted by the Buhari goons because he stands against a Fulanisation agenda. While the activist recounts the invasion of his house by the Department of State Security Services (DSS), he also made known in an official statement that he intervened on behalf of his people because of the failure of Mr President to curb the criminal activities of some Fulani Herdsmen.

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Today's Headlines: I Am A Threat to President's 'Fulanisation' Agenda- Igboho, NCL Tasks Trade Union

JUSTICE

Today's Headlines: Court Awards N5m Against Buhari; Kill Convicted Corrupt Politicians - Ayuba

The ECOWAS court on Friday awarded N30 million to Journalist, Agba Jalingo against the Buhari administration for gross abuse and human right violation President Muhammadu Buhari Photo credit: Google The case was instituted on behalf of the Journalist by the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP).

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Today's Headlines: Court Awards N5m Against Buhari; Kill Convicted Corrupt Politicians - Ayuba

JUSTICE

Exclusive: A Court In Calabar Has Suspended The NLC Strike In C'River With Immediate Effect

Justice Sanusi Kardo of the Industrial Court of Nigeria in Calabar has given an order suspending the ongoing strike and sit at home action embarked upon by the Cross River State Branch of the Nigeria Labour Congress and other affiliate unions in the state. The Honorable Justice Kardo order issued on Wednesday, October 19, 2021, in Calabar restrained Labour and other affiliate Labour groups from further holding rallies under the strike and locking up government premises and ordered that the strike should be suspended with I. Mediate effect.

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Exclusive: A Court In Calabar Has Suspended The NLC Strike In C'River With Immediate Effect

POLITICS

Opinion: Mallam Nasir El Rufai's Ordeal With Kaduna State Chapter of NUT And Why He Should Take Things Easy

Mallam Nasir El Rufai has been governor of Kaduna State since May 29, 2015. He won the governorship election on the platform of All progressives Congress party. Mallam Nasir El-Rufai as always is known for his firm principle. He believes in getting it right for the good of all.

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Opinion: Mallam Nasir El Rufai's Ordeal With Kaduna State Chapter of NUT And Why He Should Take Things Easy

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Buhari's Govt Should Kill Corrupt Politicians - NLC, Governor Akeredolu Pays Tribute To TB Joshua

Buhari's Govt should kill corrupt politicians - NLC President of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), has asked for capital punishment for corrupt Nigerian politicians and public office holders. Wabba said this at a roundtable meeting with labour, trade and other unions in Abuja. He stated that Nigeria had remained underdeveloped due to corruption.

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Today's Headlines: Buhari's Govt Should Kill Corrupt Politicians - NLC, Governor Akeredolu Pays Tribute To TB Joshua

JUSTICE

El-Rufai: Labour Hits As El-Rufai Puts Forward Panel On Workers Assault

The National Labour Congress (NLC) threatening the Kaduna State Government to respond and implement the agreed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed by both parties and the reversal of the planned probe of some unionists. The NLC directed its state councils and affiliate unions to be on standby to their agitations till it been implemented.

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El-Rufai: Labour Hits As El-Rufai Puts Forward Panel On Workers Assault

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Gunmen Abduct Taraba NLC Chairman, Boko Haram Appoint Governor For Parts Of Borno

Gunmen Abduct Taraba NLC Chairman Again Unknown gunmen have abducted the Taraba State chairman of the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC), Peter Jediel. But reports on Sunday revealed that the NLC boss was again kidnapped at his residence located in Sunkani, the administrative headquarters of Ard-Kola local government council of the state.

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Today's Headlines: Gunmen Abduct Taraba NLC Chairman, Boko Haram Appoint Governor For Parts Of Borno

HEALTH

Today's Headlines: FG Should Not Force Workers To Vaccinate-NLC, Three Corpers To Repeat Service

Don't force workers to get vaccinated, NLC urges FG PHOTO CREDIT: Punch Newspapers The Nigerian Labour Congress on Monday cautioned the Federal Government against the use of force in the enforcement of workers’ vaccination. The President of the NLC, Ayuba Wabba gave this charge during a briefing on COVID-19 vaccination advisory for Federal Civil Servants in Abuja on Monday.

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Today's Headlines: FG Should Not Force Workers To Vaccinate-NLC, Three Corpers To Repeat Service

MILITARY

Today's Headlines: Nigeria, Pakistan Agree To Crush Terrorists, NLC Faults Alleged Plan To Sell TCN

Nigeria, Pakistan Agree To Crush Terrorists Photo Credit: Daily Post Nigeria and Pakistan have agreed to collaborate in the battle against terrorism, a worldwide threat that has wrecked havoc in a number of countries. On Friday, Defence Minister Bashir Magashi assured the Pakistani Armed Forces that the Nigerian military would continue to cooperate with them.

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Today's Headlines: Nigeria, Pakistan Agree To Crush Terrorists, NLC Faults Alleged Plan To Sell TCN

CAREER-JOBS

Today's Headlines: NLC Suspends Three Weeks Old Strike In Nasarawa State, Four Reps Dump PDP For APC

NLC Suspends Three Weeks Old Strike In Nasarawa State. Photo Credit: Goggle A three-week-old strike by the Nigerian Labour Congress in Nasarawa has been suspended after an agreement was reached with the state government in Lafia. Recall that on June 15th, 2021, the Ogarnised Labour embarked on a strike action to press home its demands for full implementation of the new national minimum wage, pending promotion and salary arrears among other welfare issues for the state’s workforce.

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Today's Headlines: NLC Suspends Three Weeks Old Strike In Nasarawa State, Four Reps Dump PDP For APC

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Adesina Speaks About Buhari's Government, NLC Tables New Demand

Adesina Speaks About Buhari's Government Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina says he is surprised to hear people claim the President treats terrorists with kid gloves while going hard on separatists. Adesina said this amazes him because the Buhari administration, according to him, has made several efforts to curb terrorism.

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Today's Headlines: Adesina Speaks About Buhari's Government, NLC Tables New Demand

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines:Gunmen Attack Again In Taraba, Traffic Robbers Hunt Commuters In Lagos, Kano

Gunmen Attack Again In Taraba A labour leader in Taraba state, in northeastern Nigeria, Peter Jediel, has been kidnapped for the second time. Jediel, who is the chairman of Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, Taraba state, was kidnapped by unknown gunmen in the early hours of Sunday.

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Today's Headlines:Gunmen Attack Again In Taraba, Traffic Robbers Hunt Commuters In Lagos, Kano

JUSTICE

El-Rufai Vs NLC: Retired FCT Chief Judge Appointed To Lead Inquiry Into The Union's Strike.

The Kaduna State Government has demanded the service of an ex-chief judge of the high court of Abuja, the federal capital territory, FCT, to conduct an inquiry into the Nigeria Labour Congress(NLC) strike of May, the cable.ng has reported. There have been a series of what seems like rifts, over time, between the Kaduna State government and the state chapter of the NLC following the State governor, Nasir el-Rufai, disengagement of 4,000 workers across the 23 LGAs in April, citing the state’s high wage bill as the reason for the decision.

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El-Rufai Vs NLC: Retired FCT Chief Judge Appointed To Lead Inquiry Into The Union's Strike.

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: "Fight Bandits With Your Teeth - Gov". Masari, Gunmen Abduct Taraba NLC Chairman

Fight Bandits with your teeth, don't wait for Buhari regime: Gov. Masari Governor of Katsina Aminu Masari has advised Nigerians to fight bandits with their teeth rather than relying on President Muhammadu Buhari's administration to defend them. Mr Masari claimed this in a video shared on social media by Peoples Gazette.

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POLITICS

President Buhari Makes Two Important Appointments Today

The appointment of Atuonwo Obinna as the new chairman of the Petroleum Product Pricing Regulatory Agency (PPPRA) for a four-year term has been approved by President Muhammadu Buhari. PPPRA is a federal agency that regulates and fixes petroleum product prices. The presidential spokesman, Femi Adesina, announced this in a statement on Friday, 25th of June 2021.

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President Buhari Makes Two Important Appointments Today

JUSTICE

Labour signs agreement with govt to end strike in Nasarawa

The organized labour in Nasarawa State has signed an agreement with the state government, to bring to an end the over two weeks industrial action embarked by workers to press in their demands. Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) Nasarawa State chapter chairman, Comrade Yusuf Iya, announced the truce with the government, during a meeting at the Government House, on Monday.

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Labour signs agreement with govt to end strike in Nasarawa