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Says Workers Will Commence Strike, Mass Action if FG Hikes Petrol Price THE Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has threatened to activate its resolution to embark on a nationwide strike if the Kaduna State Government (KDSG) breaches the terms of...
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Editorial

Insightful, Compelling Book on Sickle Cell Disorder for Launch Tomorrow in...

A book detailing the personal experience of a sickle cell patient is set for launch and public presentation tomorrow, Saturday June...

How Does One Atone For Genocide?

By Freya Grünhagen Germany is admitting its responsibility, as a colonial power, for the Herero and Nama genocide. In Namibia, however, the...
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Workers World

NLC Threatens to Embark on Nationwide Strike Over Breach of MOU By KDSG

Says Workers Will Commence Strike, Mass Action if FG Hikes Petrol Price THE Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC)...

Minimum Wage: Nasarawa Workers Continue Strike as Labour, Govt Disagree

THE expectation that the ongoing strike by organised labour in Nasarawa State would be suspended this week...

IMF Asks Nigerian Govt to Increase Fuel Price; Says ‘Resurfacing’ of Fuel Subsidies in Nigeria ‘Concerning’

THE International Monetary Fund (IMF) has stated that it is ‘concerning” that fuel subsidies have resurfaced in...

June 12: The Pulverisation of its Potency by the Ruling Class, By Salisu Muhammad

JUNE 12, is no longer an ordinary day in our troubled nation’s crowded calendar. Against all odds,...

President Biden, Pope Francis, Others to Address ILO’s World of Work Summit

WORLD leaders and representatives from governments, workers’ and employers’ organisations are billed to address the virtual International...

Columnists

Aviation Hardly Gives Passengers a Second Chance to Survive; By Owei Lakemfa

NIGERIA is leadership-challenged at all levels, including an inability to regulate basic sectors. While the effects will...

Many Faces of House Helps; By Safiya I. Dantiye

THE general assumption is that house helps, especially house girls, are always the victims of maltreatment from...

Chinese Communist Party Centenary: Remoulding the World in its Image; By Owei Lakemfa

IT was Monday, November 5, 2018. I was engaged in my favourite past time whenever I visit...

Common-Sense Questions Begging for Answers; By Onah Iduh

TO say that the predominant mood in Nigeria at the moment is pretty discordant and depressingly traumatic...

Exorcising Twitter and Other Witches; By Owei Lakemfa

To taunt Twitter, the Buhari government had gone on Twitter to announce its immediate ban; it is...

News

House of Reps Invites Lai Mohammed Over Twitter Ban

THE House of Representatives at its plenary session on Tuesday invited Alhaji Lai Mohammed, Minister of Information and Culture, to appear...

UPDATE on Killing of Catholic Priest in Sankera: Ortom Vows to...

BENUE State governor, Samuel Ortom, has assured that the killers of Rev. Fr. Ferdinand Ngugban would be arrested and prosecuted. Ortom...

Massacred Borno Farmers: SPN Says Buhari Has Failed Woefully on Insecurity

Presidency Reportedly Claims Massacred Farmers Failed to Get Military Clearance THE Socialist Party of Nigeria (SPN) has stated that the...
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Civil Society/Human Rights

Act Now: End Child Labour! – African Workers Stand Up to be Counted

By Kwasi Adu-Amankwah THE African Regional Organisation of the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC-Africa www.ituc-africa.org) commemorates this year's...

How Does One Atone For Genocide?

By Freya Grünhagen Germany is admitting its responsibility, as a colonial power, for the Herero and Nama genocide....

CORE Condemns Police Brutality On Sowore, Demands Justice, as Police Deny Allegation

COALITION for Revolution (CORE) has condemned police brutality against Mr Omoyele Sowore, National Chairman of the African...

ASCAB, TPAP-M, JAF, CNG, Labour, Others Hold National Day of Action Against Insecurity, Governance Failure Monday

A coalition of civil society organisations has concluded arrangements to hold a National Day of Action Against...

Actionaid Nigeria Commences N89M Intervention For Shangev-Tiev IDPs

By Amos Aar ACTIONAID Nigeria Tuesday commenced the disbursement of fourteen thousand, five hundred naira (N14,500) each to...

Opinion

June 12: The Pulverisation of its Potency by the Ruling Class, By Salisu Muhammad

JUNE 12, is no longer an ordinary day in our troubled nation’s crowded calendar. Against all odds,...

Ethnicity or Federalism: Quest for Social Integration Part II; By Abiodun Olamosu

Continued from last week; read part I here. Concluding two paragraphs from part I: The determining factor in identifying...

VIEW FROM ABROAD – Based Nigeria: African Country Teaches US Lesson in How To Handle Big Tech Tyranny

On Sunday evening, June 6, 2021, Governor Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna State, twitted an opinion which justified...

The Story of Triumph Over Sickle Cell Pains

This is merely an appetiser to the full story in a book to be launched in Abuja...

Ethnicity or Federalism: Quest for Social Integration Part I; By Biodun Olamosu

THE struggle for the right of nations to self-determination is not new to Africans. This could be...

Business & Finance

Telecommunication Licensing Review: CITAD Calls on NCC to Mainstream Network Licenses

THE Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) has called on the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) to consider mainstreaming community networks...

FG Sets Up Powerful C’ttee to Negotiate With Twitter

THE federal government has announced the setting up of a powerful committee made up of five cabinet ministers to negotiate with...

Sports & Entertainment

FG to Spend N21 Billion Renovating National Theatre

THE Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved an agreement that will lead to the renovation of the National Theatre in...

Entertainment: Why I Chose Music – Slikish

By Amos Aar EMBERGA Aondohemba Peter, popularly known as Slikish, is an Afro-pop singer who is at the moment making waves in...

Agriculture

Dangote Denies Involvement in Price Manipulation

DANGOTE Sugar Refinery PLC (DSR), a subsidiary of Dangote Group, has denied engaging in price-fixing or engaging in any Backward Integration...

First Rain: NIMET, AFAN Caution Farmers on Early Planting

THE Nigeria Metrological Agency (NIMET) and All Farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN) have cautioned farmers against early planting due to the...

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