Director-General of Progressive Governors Forum, an umbrella body for governors under the platform of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Dr Salihu Lukman, has stated that centralization of the minimum wage is to the disadvantage of workers.
Jumbo Major House Bonny in Rivers state has petitioned the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, demanding the forensic audit investigation of money received by the Jumbo Major House and its sub-houses from all international oil companies.
A Non-Governmental Organization is calling for a more practical approach to reducing extreme poverty amongst women as the Nigerian joins the rest of the world to celebrate this year's International Women's Day.
The SEPLAT CEO called for the need to drive investments through liquidity pools such as the capital markets, bonds and PFAs as well as exploring a myriad of financing options to provide funding for gas infrastructure projects.
The Chief of Air Staff (CAS), the Nigerian Air Force (NAF), Air Vice Marshal (AVM), Oladayo Amao said that his predecessor, and the 12th Chief of the Air Staff, Late Air Marshal Nsikak-Abasi Essien Eduok, was a warrior who was instrumental to the successful conclusion of the National Peace Enforcement efforts in Liberia and Sierra Leone.
As the world marks the 2021 International Women's Day, the All Progressives Congress, APC, has boasted that President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed no fewer than 50 women into various positions under his administration.
Delta State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has mocked the All Progressives Congress, APC for pulling out from the Saturday, March 6 Delta State Local Government Council elections at the last minute.
Some factional members of All Progressive Congress (APC) in Edu Local Government Area of Kwara State have alleged the state government of complicit in an assault case levelled against some party members that reportedly responsible for the attack of party stalwarts during the stakeholders meeting in Lafiagi town.
Some stakeholders of the All Progressives Congress, APC in Pankshin, Kanke and Kanam local government areas of Plateau State at the weekend endorsed a member of the House of Representatives, Yusuf Adamu Gagdi (Pankshin/Kanke/ Kanam federal constituency) for re-election in 2023.
Plateau state Governor Simon Lalong has been commended for his developmental strides in the state. A group Plateau Regeneration Group in a statement signed by Pam Datiri made the commendation in a press statement made available to newsmen in Jos on Sunday.
PricewaterhouseCoopers PwC has predicted that the new Central Bank of Nigeria’s CBN ‘Naira-for-Dollar’ policy may attract $34.89 billion to the country’s foreign remittances by 2023 if the strategies were applied correctly.
Title: Dear Bayo
The film follows National Youth Service Corp, NYSC member Bayo and a young lady he meets and goes gaga for in his place of the task. The youthful couple needs to conquer the troubles in their own lives to be together, Our correspondent ERE-EBI AGEDAH IMISI writes
Minister of State, Education, Dr. Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, with his counterpart from the Ministry of Youth and Sport Development, Dr. Sunday Dare, were yesterday kicked-off the historical Principals' Cup for Secondary School Football in Nigeria.
Nigeria Football Federation has expressed utter shock and sorrow at the death on Tuesday night of former Nigeria defender Yisa Sofoluwe, who passed on at the age of 53 few days after being diagnosed of cerebral atrophy. President of the NFF, Amaju Pinnick, said he was nonplussed after receiving a report that the former defender, nicknamed ‘Dean of Defence’ by the legendary commentator Ernest Okonkwo, had breathed his last just when the process had been activated for a medical operation on him.
Hon. Mohammed Umaru Bago is a man of diverse parts, a conscientious economist of international repute, sagacious administrator, a farsighted intentional politician with the masses at heart and an astute legislator.
Senator Aisha Dahiru Ahmed Popularly known as (Binani) is an entrepreneur and a democrat she was a member of the 7th National Assembly where she represented Yola North, Yola South and Girei Federal Constituency of Adamawa State, from 2011 to 2015.
Hajia Aisha Buhari was born on 17 February 1971 in Adamawa State, Northeastern Nigeria. Her grandfather, Alhaji Muhammadu Ribadu was Nigeria's first Minister of Defence. Her father was a civil engineer while her mother is a descendant of the Ankali family, renowned farmers and textile giants.
The new Director-General of the World Trade Organisation, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala was the first female Minister of Finance in Nigeria, a politician of repute who served two different regimes as Finance minister and coordinating minister for the economy, she is also a world-class economist.
Senator Solomon Olamilekan Adeola was born on August 10, 1969, into the family of Mr and Mrs Adeola Ogunleye. He is an indigene of Ago-Isaga, Pahayi, of Agbole Onibata, Ilaro, Yewa South Local Government, Ogun State. Undoubtedly, Senator Olamilekan has lived a greater part of his life as a change agent, bridge builder and a success story in business and politics.
Dayo Olutayo is the Senior Pastor of Good Tidings Bible Church International (GTBCI). Dayo Olutayo is the in-law to Bishop David Oyedepo, by reason of being the younger brother to Faith Oyedepo, the wife of Nigeria’s richest and most generous pastor. He is a mechanical engineer by training. Dayo Olutayo and her elder sister Faith Oyedepo came from a family where good Christian ideals are highly espoused, such that even their father, who died at ripe old age, was still very spiritually sound till death.
Alhaji Lateef Kayode Jakande, born 23 July 1929, was a journalist who became governor of Lagos State in Nigeria from 1979 to 1983, and later was Minister of Works under the Sani Abacha military regime in 1993–98.
Hon. Ibrahim Balarabe Abdullahi Speaker, Nasarawa State House of Assembly was born on 14th February 1963 to the family of Mallam Abdullahi Adamu (Of Blessed Memory) and Malama Halima Ibrahim also of blessed memory in Umaisha, Toto Local Government Area of Nasarawa State. He is 4th in the family of Eight (8) and happily married to Hajiya Maryam and Hajiya Fatima and blessed with children.
Since the 1960s, Ebenezer Obey has been one of the most popular, prolific, and influential musicians in Nigeria, releasing over fifty albums, developing juju style, and conducting an informal and highly creative campaign against his competitors in the musical world.