Category: National News

53.37 % pay rise: SSAUTHRIAI demands N8.32 billion arrears 

*Seeks approval of pension deductions increase in Pension Reform Act 2014. The Senior Staff Association of Universities, Teaching Hospitals, Research Institutes and...

Ogoni Clean up: You ‘ll Take Part in Process, FG Assures Communities 

The Project Coordinator of the Hydrocarbon Pollution Remediation Project (HYPREP), Dr. Marvin Dekil has assured communities affected by hydrocarbon pollution of full...

Egbeyemi Canvesses for Buhari’s Re-election in 2019

By Ayodele Abere. Otunba Bisi Egbeyemi, the Deputy Governor of Ekiti State has canvassed support for President Muhammadu Buhari’s re-election in the February 16...

Independent Newspapers names Ugwuanyi Grassroots Development Governor of the Year 2018

The Management and Board of Editors of Independent Newspapers Limited, publishers of Daily Independent, Saturday Independent and Sunday Independent have nominated...

Okorocha Charges Pastors to Target Younger Generation in their Teachings

Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State has called on Pastors and Evangelists who preach the gospel to target the younger generation in most of their preaching to capture...

Ekiti Donates to widow of Attahiru Abdulquadir

*Fayemi urges Corps members on positive future* By Emmanuel Onwusoro Ekiti State Government has presented cash gift to Mrs Aisha Attahiru Abdulquadir, widow of Lance...

 Peterside Urges Piracy Reporting Body to represent Nigeria well

*Inaugurates ICIC Committee *   IMSOT, UK team commends NIMASA* The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku...

EKSG to Consult Stakeholders in Budget Preparation

*BY EMMANUEL ONWUSORO in Ado-Ekiti* Communities and other stakeholders have been described as vital components for the attainment of government policies and programmes....

Armyworm Attack in Ondo,Oyin, Abia May Affect 1.5m Households in 2018

The Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations, FAO, on Wednesday said an estimated 1.5 million households would be affected by the Fall Armyworm (FAW), a...

Army Tasks Troops to Redouble Efforts

Troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE Sector 1 have been charged to redouble their efforts in the discharge of their duties. The Acting General Officer Commanding (GOC) 7...