Politics

LABOUR UNIONS AGAIN DEMAND NEGOTIATIONS ON MINIMUM WAGE

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has said it would make good its threat to call out workers on a nationwide industrial action at the expiration of its 14-day ultimatum if the federal government fails to reconvene the tripartite committee on negotiations for a new minimum wage. NLC President, Ayuba Wabba said the National Executive Committee […]

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Makinde Promises To ‘Move’ Ministry Of Agric To Oke Ogun, Ibarapa, Restores LAUTECH’s glory

Oyo State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship aspirant, Seyi Makinde said a strategic proportion of the Ministry of Agriculture will relocate to Oke Ogun and Ibarapa to actualise and monitor government plans for their food and cash crop potentials, while he will consolidate infrastructure in Ibadan and Oyo areas. The PDP aspirant asked the people […]

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NEW DSS LEADERSHIP RECALLS REDEPLOYED OFFICERS

The acting Director General of the Department of State Services, Mathew Seiyefa, has recalled officers he transferred out of the headquarters of the agency when he resumed office on August 1. The decision to recall the officers followed the open directive given to the acting Director General by the Chief of Staff to the President, […]

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PRESIDENT BUHARI DECLINES ASSENT TO ELECTORAL BILL

President Muhammadu Buhari has again declined assent to the Electoral (Amendment) Bill, 2018. Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters, Senator Ita Enang, said this yesterday. This comes less than six months after President Buhari rejected the first one. Senator Enang said President Buhari has already communicated his decision in letters sent […]

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SENATE LEADERSHIP WARNS AGAINST MUZZLING OF OPPOSITION

Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, has warned against the muzzling of the opposition by the ruling party, insisting that multi-party and opposition remained the beauty of democracy. Senator Ekweremadu said that the APC would not have emerged victorious in the 2015 election had the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and former President Goodluck Jonathan been repressive.

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OYO STATE GOVERNOR PROMISES RECONSTRUCTION OF DEMOLISHED AYEFELE MUSIC HOUSE

Governor Abiola Ajimobi has promised to rebuild the demolished Music House owned by Yinka Ayefele. Governor Ajimobi gave this assurance at the 90th birthday celebration of the Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji. The governor pledged the state government’s commitment to assist the renowned gospel singer in rebuilding the demolished building and also give necessary […]

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INEC DENIES DUPLICATIONS IN ELECTION BUDGET

The Independent National Electoral Commission has denied reports that there are duplications in its 2019 election budget. Chief Press Secretary to the INEC Chairman, Mahmood Yakubu, Rotimi Oyekanmi, said over the weekend that INEC’s version of the budget was different from the one President Muhammadu Buhari forwarded to the National Assembly. Oyekanmi explained that what […]

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FEDERAL GOVERNMENT DENIES ISSUING RELOCATION ORDER TO OIL COMPANIES

President Muhammadu Buhari has promised that his administration would continue to place the nation’s security and national interest above the rule of law. President Buhari, who made the declaration at the 2018 Annual General Conference of Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, in Abuja, over the weekend, said his government adopted the stance on the basis of […]

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Ladoja Explains Why There Is So Much Hardship In The Land

Former Governor of Oyo State and the Osi Olubadan of Ibadanland, Senator Rashidi Ladoja has explained why there is so much hardship and groaning among Nigerians He said that the economic condition in Nigeria is hard because those in government have refused to accept the truth of the hardship being experienced by Nigerians.   According […]

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Oyo Gives Ayefele Conditions For Reconstruction Of Demolished Music House

The Oyo State Government, Monday gave conditions for the Chairman of Yinka Ayefele Nigeria Limited, Dr. Yinka Ayefele to rebuild his partially demolished Music House, saying the musician must complete the documentations required for construction of such edifice for radio station before embarking on repairs of the structure. The state’s Director General, Physical Planning and […]

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