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Education

ASUU Strike: Security Operatives Flooded Enugu Airport

The security operatives flooded the Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu, on Friday, May 20, 2022 to stop the proposed protest of the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) against the on-going strike of Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU). NANS gave 9days privilege for the federal government and ASUU to reach agreement and if they were unable to reach agreement, they will have their massive protest against the on-going strike. […]

todayMay 20, 2022 4

Education

ASUU STRIKE: Interviews With Affected Parents Concerning The Ongoing Strike

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) had an interviews with some of the affected parent of the ongoing strike of ASUU, in Abuja. Mr Musa Gimba, a parent in Abaji Area Council, said the lecturers who builds the senators that are being paid sitting and sleeping allowances should be regarded and government should grant their demands, that the children will return to school. Mr Silas Lagi, a parent of a […]

todayMay 12, 2022 7

Education

NANS Protests: There Will Be No Political Activities

The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has determined to be an hindrance to political activities, particularly the party primaries election in any part of the country until the strike is call-off Comrade Victor Ezenagu, the Public Relations Officer of NANS, reaffirmed the national protests declared by the leadership of NANS a day before the interview of Com. Victor with Channels TV, on Tuesday, May 10, 2022, in Abuja. Victor said […]

todayMay 11, 2022 4

Education

ASUU Extends The Ongoing Strike For Another 12 Weeks

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has extended the ongoing strike for another 12 weeks (3 months). The union president, Prof. Emmanuel Osodeke, disclosed the union's decision on Monday. Prof. Osodeke said the decision was taken in National Executive Council (NEC) meeting held on Sunday, 8th May, 2022 at University of Abuja, Abuja. He explained the 12 weeks extension is to give the Federal Government more time to resolve […]

todayMay 9, 2022 5

Education

Federal Government Did Not Know The Reasons Behind The ASUU Strike

The federal government said, he did not understand the reasons behind the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, ongoing strike. Emeka Nwajiuba, the Minister of State for Education, said in Abuja, that ASUU as the government's  employees, did not have rights to order the government which is their employer, how their salaries should be paid. He said the federal government has limited resources and cannot borrow money to pay ASUU. […]

todayMay 5, 2022 5

News

Nnamdi Kanu The IPOB Leader Has Pleaded Not Guilty To terrorism, Treasonable Felony

Nnamdi Kanu, the IPOB leader has pleaded not guilty to the alleged charges filled against him by the Federal Government on terrorism and treasonable felony. The federal government had filed fresh terrorism charges which increase from 7 t0 15 against the detained IPOB leader before the Federal High Court in Abuja on Monday. When Kanu resumed , he pleaded not guilty before the judge, Justice Binta Nyako at the Federal […]

todayJanuary 19, 2022 2

News

FG To Unveil Digitized Post Code System In 2022

Federal Government of Nigeria has completed digitization of the old analogue postcode and would have had a full-fledged digitized system before the second half of 2022. Dr. Ismail Adebayo Adewusi, the Post Master General and Chief Executive Officer of Nigeria Postal Service (NIPOST) revealed this, at the media parley occasion. He said, “In a bid to expand the frontiers of NIPOST products and services, an agreement was signed with eGATE […]

todayJanuary 19, 2022 5

News

BREAKING: Heavy Security In Abia As Court Hears Nnamdi Kanu’s Suite Against FG

Heavy security has been reinforced today, at the Abia State High Court, Ikot Ekpene Road Umuahia as the court hears the leader of the Indigenous  People of Biafra (IPOB), Mazi Nnamdi Kanu's suit against Federal Government. Motorists and pedestrians are to take another route because all the roads leading to the court premises have been blocked People entering the premises were asked to identify themselves through their identity cards including […]

todayJanuary 19, 2022 2

Politics

Nigeria producing $18bn cassava, lacking in global market – FG

Federal Government report has it that Nigeria has been producing 45 million metric tonnes of cassava, estimated at about $18bn every year but is not an active player in cassava trade in the international market. Niyi Adebayo, The Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, made this known while hosting the organising committee of PAC Africa Expo and Conference led by the Chief Executive Officer, BKG Exhibitions, Ifeanyichukwu Agwu. Adebayo said […]

todayOctober 19, 2021 10

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