Ikeja, Mushin, Eti-Osa And Others 15 Local Government To Face Lockdown Extension

The Federal Government may consider a lockdown of the 18 Local Government Areas considered to account for 60 percent of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Nigeria in the next phase of…

Minimum wage: We won‘t sign agreement that‘ll lead to retrenchment – NLC

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) in Ondo State says the organised labour will not sign any new minimum wage agreement the will impoverish or lead to retrenchment of the workforce.…

Facebook to boost site safety with 1,000 more UK staff

Facebook on Tuesday said it plans to create 1,000 more London-based jobs this year to improve safety on the social network with the aid of artificial intelligence. The new roles…

14-year-old boy offers to sell his kidney to pay his school fees

A 14-year-old boy from Gidea village in Kwanza Constituency, Trans Nzoia County of Kenya has expressed readiness to sell his kidney to fund his secondary school education. Isaiah Wanjala who got…

FG Reveals Plans To Ban Foreign Ships From Trading On Nigeria Waters

Nigeria Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA)‘s director-general, Dakuku Peterside, has said plans are in place to disallow foreign-owned vessels from trading on Nigerian waters. This Dakuku said in an…

Amotekun: National Youth Council appeals to FG to rescind decision

The National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN) has appealed to the Federal Government to rescind its declaration that Amotekun is illegal in the overall benefit of the country. Operation Amotekun…

Davido Signs New Artiste To DMW

Davido is increasing his record label one artiste at a time as he signs a new artiste, Ayanfe, to Davido Music Worldwide, DMW. This announcement was made on his Instastory…

Iran president wants dialogue, working to prevent war

Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani has said that dialogue with the world was “possible” despite high tensions with the United States, stressing that Tehran was working daily “to prevent military confrontation…

Lagos plans tax expansion to fund N1.17tn budget

The Lagos State Government says it plans to increase its monthly Internally Generated Revenue to fund the 2020 budget.  The Commissioner for Economic Planning and Budget, Sam Egube, said this…

President Buhari Issues Fresh Directive To INEC

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to stop the manipulation of the forthcoming rerun elections. A statement by Femi Adesina, presidential spokesman, said Buhari made this known while meeting…