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The Supreme Court will deliver a ruling on the suit seeking full autonomy for the 774 local governments in the country. The notices on the development have been sent to all the lawyers in the suit. You’ll remember that the Federal Government instituted the suit against all the 36 states of the federation. In the […]

A secondary school building, Saints Academy has collapsed in Plateau States killing at least 12 persons and leaving dozens of others injured. Activities at Saints Academy and its immediate environment in Busa Buji, Jos North, were disrupted on Friday morning when the school’s two-story building caved in on students and their teachers. The school principal Mr Daramola […]

A Red Cross volunteer, identified as Ms. Caroline, has been hospitalized due to exhaustion while participating in the rescue efforts at the collapsed Saints Academy school building in Plateau State. The incident occurred on Friday, resulting in multiple fatalities and injuries. A member of the Red Cross Society confirmed that Ms. Caroline is receiving treatment […]

A Senior Advocate of Nigeria and human rights activist, Femi Falana has called on Nigerians, to be prepared to monitor the activities of the local government officials in the wake of the judgment by the Supreme Court. The apex court had on Thursday in its lead judgment read by Justice Emmanuel Agim, mandated the Federal […]

Thursday’s talks between President Bola Tinubu and the Organised Labour on minimum wage were adjourned until next week to allow for wider consultation with all stakeholders. The leadership of the Organised Labour led by the Presidents of the Nigeria Labour Congress, Joe Ajaero, and the Trade Union Congress, Festus Osifo, had arrived at the State […]

The World Bank has revealed that Nigeria’s public expenditure on education and health is inadequate by any standard. The newly released report titled, ‘Human Capital Public Expenditure and Institutional Review’, noted that the overall public spending, at merely 12 per cent of Gross Domestic Product, falls short of the threshold necessary to underwrite fundamental public […]

The United Nations Emergency Fund, UNICEF promises to commit about  ₦480 million to support women and children to access free healthcare services in Zamfara State. The UNICEF Chief of the Sokoto Field office, Michael Juma, disclosed this during a three-day formal opening of UNICEF Interaction with Zamfara state Government officials on the state’s Ten-Year Strategic Plan. […]

The former Minister of Power, Mr. Saleh Mamman, who was remanded in prison custody over his alleged complicity in a N33 billion fraud today, has secured bail from the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja. The court, in a ruling that was delivered by Justice James Omotosho, granted the defendant, who is answering a 12-count […]

The Federal Government says organized labor has the duty to enforce compliance with the minimum wage payments by state governments following the inability of some states to pay. Senator George Akume, Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, communicated this on Thursday in Abuja at the end of a two-day pre-retirement summit organised by […]

A two-storey school building in Plateau state has collapsed leaving many students and teachers trapped with many of them feared dead. It was learnt that the school -Saint Academy located at the Busa Buji community in Jos North Local Government Area of the state collapsed on Friday morning around 830 am when many of the […]