Daily Archives: November 6, 2018

Intersociety Warns: Army’s Meddlesome Interloper Role in Policing Democratic Free Speeches Can Raise More Insurgencies

(Chima Ubani Center, Onitsha Nigeria: 6th November 2018)-The Nigerian Army is totally an aberration or meddlesome interloper in the policing and management of democratic free speeches in the present democratic dispensation in Nigeria. The Army is also an uninvited and unwelcomed corporate cop in the democratic policing and management of the country’s internal security; except in the Boko Haram insurgency ...

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$55m Shortfall: FG Closes Case Against Agip

The Federal Government of Nigeria, today closed its case in the suit it filed to recover a sum of $110m from Nigeria Agip Oil Company Limited. The suit filed before a Federal High Court, Lagos, the Federal Government is accusing the oil giant of under-declaring the volume of crude oil it shipped out of the country between January 2011 and December ...

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Buhari Accepts N30,000 New Minimum Wage

Following pressure and consistent indutfial action, President Muhammadu Buhari has endorsed N30,000 as the new national minimum wage for workers in Nigeria.   Buhari, who received the report of the Tripartite Committee on the Review of National Minimum Wage at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, confirmed N30,000 as new minimum wage.   The president is to send a bill to the ...

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N2.2bn Fraud: Court Fixes Nov. 12 for Hearing of Final Forfeiture Suit Against Amosu

A Federal High Court, Lagos, Tuesday, fixed November 12, to hear a motion, seeking final forfeiture to the Federal Government, of the sum of N2.2 billion recovered from a former Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Adesola Amosu (rtd). Justice Cecelia Mojisola Olatoregun had on June 14, issued an interim order of forfeiture of the sum, following an exparte motion ...

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 House Help Remanded For Attempt To Steal Boss’ $67.600,000 USD

A 36 years old house help, John Magbeiti, was today, ordered to be remanded in prison custody, till November 11, by an Igbosere a Chief Magistrate’s Court, Lagos, for attempted to steal the sum of $67.600, 000 USD, from her Chinese boss, Wise Williams. The court presided over by Magistrate, Y. O. Aro-Lambo, ordered that the defendant be remanded in ...

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CNPP Commends Labour, Says State Governor Who Can’t Pay N30,000 Minimum wage Wicked

Conference of Nigeria Political Parties (CNPP) has described as wicked any state government that claims it cannot pay N30,000.00 minimum wage which has been agreed by the federal government and the Nigerian workers’ unions. The CNPP, in a statement issued in Abuja on Monday by its Secretary General, Chief Willy Ezugwu commended the labour movement “for remaining committed to the ...

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