Delta ASCSN election tears union apart

October 10, 2021 Amaechi Okwara 0

Concerned members of the Delta State chapter of Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria (ASCSN) on Friday warned the body against labour unrest and breakdown of law and order over unconstitutional practices. ASCSN concerned members led by a veteran labour leader, Comr. Charles Isiayei while speaking on the crises rocking the association over the upcoming election call on the Read More

Management closes down OAU, asks students to go home

October 2, 2021 Lateef Ibrahim 0

Authority of Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, has announced closing that of the university till further notice. The closure, according to a release by the institution’s Public Relations Officer, Abiodun Olanrewaju, Friday evening, became necessary to forestall breakdown of law and order following the continuous protest of the students. A 24-year-old, female, final year student of the Department of Foreign Read More

Arewa Youth Assembly sacks speaker, splits over smear campaign against Emefiele

September 16, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

Arewa Youth Assembly on Thursday splits over smear campaign against the Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele. The Assembly has also sacked its Speaker, Mohammed Salihu Danlami, over attack on President Muhammadu Buhari’s economic agenda and tenure extension. Recall that the Speaker of the group, Danlami, in a statement had insisted that Emefiele has option of voluntary Read More

Public debt hit N36trn

September 16, 2021 David Agba 0

  The Director-General of the Debt Management Office, Ms. Patience Oniha, Wednesday revealed that Nigeria’s public debt stock as at June 30 stood at N35.465 trillion.  Oniha made the disclosure while presenting the latest public debt data, virtually in Abuja. Total public debt is composed of the domestic and external debts of the federal government, the 36 state governments and Read More

Kaduna LG polls: APC wins 14 chairmanship seats, PDP gets 2

September 7, 2021 AbdulRaheem Aodu 0

  The All Progressives Congress (APC) has won 14 out of the 16 chairmanship seats so far declared by the Kaduna State Independent Electoral Commission (Kadsiecom) leaving two chairmanship seats for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Blueprint reports that last Saturday’s local government elections were postponed in Birnin Gwari, Chikun, Kajuru and Zango Kataf local government areas till September 25 to enable Read More