I will pay any amount adopted as minimum wage – Gov. Ortom
The NLC and TUC have proposed a minimum wage of N30,000, vowing to shut down the country if the demand was not met.
UPDATED: Many killed as Nigerian soldiers open fire on Shiite protesters in Abuja
A witness says at least 16 bodies were clustered on the main road and inner streets Karu, a major suburb of the nation’s capital.
Abuja courts treat 25,488 cases in one year — Chief Judge
14, 186 cases are pending before the courts.
UniJos lecturer gets PDP ticket for parliamentary election
“I have been a university lecturer for 25 years and cannot run away from teaching.”
Crisis: Abuja-Kaduna train services suspended – Official
The train service was suspended on Friday because of the safety of the passengers, goods, coaches and wagons.
Activists demand probe of Kwara PDP governorship candidate’s NYSC certificate scandal
PREMIUM TIMES reported how Razak Atunwa forged his NYSC discharge certificate.
Police arrest 27 armed robbery, rape suspects in Plateau
The suspects were arrested between September and October.
FCT partners National Boundary Commission to ‘recover’ Abuja borders
An NBC official advises the Nasarawa government to stop granting development permits along the border corridor, pending the conclusion of work.
Police arrest suspected killer of beheaded officer
Mr Ishaya’s headless body was found around his duty post in September.
Ban on Okada, Tricycles in Abuja still in force – Police
The police ask the operators to restrict their operations to satellite towns.
College old students to protest rape to death of 13-year-old
“We can only describe such tendencies as animalistic, with special apologies to animals,” the protest planners say.
2019: Nasarawa APC Reps candidate speaks on sexual harassment allegation
The candidate’s ex-employer also speaks on the allegations.
How I spent two days in custody of my abductors – Teenager
Hafsat Gambo was abducted from her home on October 10.
Senate passes FCT University of Science and Technology Establishment Bill
The Federal Executive Council (FEC) earlier approved establishment of the university on April 15, 2017.
2019: Nasarawa APC NASS aspirants unite for party’s success
The aspirants met with the state governor on Thursday.
Plateau 2019: Controversy as Jeremiah Useni names different running mate
The PDP candidate denied a report on Wednesday naming a different person.
Reps urge NYSC to reverse suspension of Benue varsity
The lawmakers ask for mobilisation of prospective corps members for the Batch “C” scheme coming up next month
‘Dearth of funds frustrating family planning activities in Niger’
The official called for improved budgetary allocation and timely release of funds.
NYSC bans Benue varsity graduates from national service
The VC said the institution was shocked at the decision of the NYSC.
Plateau 2019: Jeremiah Useni picks PDP running mate
“The party, together with the flag bearer, decided to pick Shignugul from a list of nine nominees.”
Ban on public procession still in force – Plateau govt
The commissioner advised all aggrieved candidates to approach the tribunal rather than seeking self-help through protest.
Why we sent police officers to Dino Melaye’s house – Official
The command says it took the action in connection with the July 19 shooting of one of its operatives.