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Electricity workers suspend nationwide strike action

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Comrade Joe Ajaero, national President of NUEE, revealed this to Thisday Newspaper. “We’ve concluded deliberations and all issues were addressed but we are awaiting implementation. Meanwhile, our strike activity is suspended,” Ajaero said at the Close of the assembly that ended in the early hours of today The marriage had decided to down tools following the Federal Government inability to solve the lingering catastrophe in…

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BREAKING!!! US Seizes Aircraft Of Nigerian ‘Accused of Multi-million Dollar Fraud’

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An aircraft belonging facing multi-million dollar fraud charges in the nation was seized by the United States of America by its security operatives. WSB-TV revealed this. According to the online newspaper, the seizure was made in the Peachtree DeKalb Airport at Georgia on Tuesday. Federal agents were believed to have ransacked the aircraft for evidence, while the other team searched for drugs and other contraband.…

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Customs intercept N914m worth of dangerous sex drugs known as “lady killer or AK47” in Sokoto

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The Nigeria Customs Service, Sokoto Area Command has intercepted 640 cartons of hazardous and unapproved aphrodisiacs (gender enhancement drugs) with the duty paid price of N914.8 million. In a statement signed by the spokesman of the command, Magaji Mailafiya, stated the medication otherwise known as”lady killer or AK47″ were seized following a suggestion off across Illela-Kware road on the 24th of November. In the exact…

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Nigerian senate probes CBN over N20trn un-remitted stamp duties

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The Senate has mandated its Committee on Finance to investigate the non-remittance of over N20 trillion into the Federation Account by Central Bank of Nigeria, an amount collected as stamp duties from Banks and Financial Institutions in the country. The decision to probe the non-remittance of stamp duties was reached sequel to the consideration of a motion on “ Sponsor of the moston, Senator…

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Falana Warns Journalists Against Peddling Rumours

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A Human rights activist and lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana, has urged journalists not to peddle rumours in their quest to fight injustice in the country. Falana, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (NAN), gave the advice on Monday night at the 14th Wole Soyinka Award for Investigative Reporting at Ikeja, Lagos. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the award was organised by Wole Soyinka Centre…

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Festus Keyamo Denies Being In Support Of Sowore’s Arrest

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The Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Mr. Festus keyamo (SAN), has denied justifying the re-arrest of Sahara Reporters publisher, Omoyele Sowore. Keyamo made the rebuttal on his official Twitter handle on Tuesday. The minister himself had been arrested in the past for activism and for calling for the secession of the Niger Delta in the early 2000s. Following Sowore’s re-arrest last Thursday, there…

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I’ll be the last person to support any idea terminating a recourse to information – Soyinka speaks on hate speech bill

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Prof Wole Soyinka has opened on why he’s against the controversial hate speech that made it into the floor of the Nigerian senate. The Nobel Laureate who spoke in Abuja in a summit to mark the United Nations International Anti- Corruption Day, said he will be the last man to support any idea terminating a refuge to advice even though he has become a victim…

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Nigerian Government Offered Omoyele Sowore ‘Death Warrant’ Deal – Femi Falana

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Omoyele Sowore adviser revealed that the Nigerian authorities reached out throughout his client’s initial 45 days in detention. According to the human rights activist, the Department of State Services reached out to convince Sowore to sign a death warrant deal but he told off them. Falana said;”They went to a courtroom and got an order to arrest Sowore to get 45 days to investigate his…

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We will not repeal pension law for ex-governors- Lagos state House of Assembly

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Lagos State House of Assembly says it won’t repeal the state’s pension law allowing governors and other public office holders to obtain juicy pensions from state coffers. Tunde Braimoh, Chairman, House Committee on Information and Strategy, had a chat with NAN where he said the Lagos State Assembly wouldn’t go the way of the Zamfara Assembly which recently repealed pension law for its governors. A…

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Building collapse: Lagos State government shuts down 19 buildings in Ikorodu

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Officials of the Lagos State Building Control Agency, LASBCA, have shut down 19 buildings in Igbogbo Baiyeku region of Ikorodu, Lagos, Southwest Nigeria for violating the town planning laws of the State. General Manager, LASBCA, Engr. Abiola Kosegbe, led the agency’s enforcement team, escorted by officials of the State Taskforce. The Chairman, Igbogbo Baiyeku Local Council Development Area, Olusesan Daini was in the group. Two…

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