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NLC URGES NASS TO INCLUDE MINIMUM WAGE TO EXCLUSIVE LIST

Organized Labour union in the country has urged the National Assembly to quash the bill seeking to move the Subject matter of minimum wage from the concurrent to the exclusive list. The union made the demand when its members stormed the National Assembly earlier today in protest. President of the …

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NLC SAYS NO PLAN TO REMOVE MINIMUM WAGE

Nigerian Labour Congress says no to the planned removal of the National Minimum wage from exclusive to concurrent list where state governors would decide how much a Nigerian worker is to be paid as salary. Speaking as they moved towards the National Assembly complex, they said they are against the …

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TRANSMISSION COMPANY OF NIGERIA ANNOUNCES BOOST IN POWER TRANSMISSION

The Transmission Company of Nigeria says the power sector has transmitted an enhanced all-time peak of 5,552.80MW, this was efficiently transmitted with the capacity of 8,100MW through the nation’s transmission grid at a frequency of 50.08Hz. The company says this latest all-time peak transmitted, surpassed the last peak generation of …

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FEDERAL GOVERNMENT SPECIAL PUBLIC WORKS PROGRAMME TO KICK OFF NATIONWIDE 5TH JANUARY 2021

TheFederal government’s Special Public Works Programme which would engage 774,000 unemployed Nigerians will kick off nationwide on Tuesday, after several postponements. The Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Mr. Festus Keyamo, while announcing this on his Twitter handle explained that President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the commencement of the …

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MINISTER OF MINES AND STEEL DEVELOPMENT, MR. OLAMILEKAN ADEGBITE TASKS ENGINEERS IN THE COUNTRY TO EXPLORE OPPORTUNITIES IN THE MINING SECTOR TO CREATE JOBS FOR THE YOUTHS.

    Minister of Mines and Steel Development Mr. Olamilekan Adegbite has called on engineers in the country to explore opportunities in the mining sector to create jobs for youths. He made the call at the inauguration of Mrs Halimat Adediran as first female chairman of the Nigerian Society of Engineers …

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NULGE FCT CHAPTER SUSPENDS ITS TWO WEEKS OLD STRIKE ACTION

        The Nigeria Union of local government employees NULGE FCT chapter has suspended its two weeks old strike action in the territory. President of the Union Comrade Abubakar Alhassan Yakubu disclosed this  in an interview with Aso Radio and television services shortly after the Union executive council …

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PRESIDENT BUHARI ORDERS SALE OF FORFEITED ASSETS WITHIN SIX MONTHS.

      President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the disposal of all Federal Government Forfeited Assets within the next six months. The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami said this on Monday during the inauguration of a 22- member Inter-Ministerial Committee on the disposal of …

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NULGE SHUT DOWN ACTIVITIES IN BWARI AREA COUNCIL OVER NON-IMPLEMENTATION OF NEW MINIMUM WAGE

The Nigerian Union of Local Government Employees, NULGE, FCT Chapter has shut down activities at the Bwari Area Council Secretariat over non- implementation of the new minimum wage. FCT NULGE Secretary, Mr., Abdullahi Yahaya, in a statement directed its members to stay at home until their demands are met. He …

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PRESIDENT BUHARI REITERATES IMPORTANCE OF OIL AND GAS AT PENGASSEN CONFERENCE

President Mohammadu Buhari has reiterated the centrality of the Oil and Gas sector to the infrastructural and economic development of Nigeria. The President who was represented by the Minister of Petroleum Resources, Chief Timipre Sylva made the affirmation while delivering his welcome address at the 6th Triennial National Delegates’ Conference …

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FCT POLICE COMMAND TO BEGIN RECRUITMENT SCREENING EXERCISE

The Police Command in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) says its recruitment physical and credentials screening exercise for appointment into Constable cadre will hold at POWA International  School, Abuja. The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) FCT command,  Mr. Anjuguri Manzah, disclosed this in a statement yesterday in Abuja. Mr. Manzah …

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