Tag: Congress

May Day: New and Improved Welfare Workers’ Package Will Reduce Corruption -Labour

Henry Solomon- May 1, 2018

Labour leaders in Benue and Plateau on Tuesday said they were firmly behind the agitation for the new minimum wage of N65,500 for workers in ... Read More

Senator McCain Ensures Republicans Fail To Repeal Obamacare

Henry Solomon- July 28, 2017

Senator John McCain's 'no' vote ensured that the majority Republican Congress failed to repeal the Obamacare as legislators voted in the floor of the Senate. ... Read More

FG Endorses Pinnick Candidature For CAF Seat

Henry Solomon- February 28, 2017

The Government of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, through the Youth and Sports Ministry, has further endorsed the candidature of NFF President Amaju Pinnick for ... Read More

NLC’s Stand On The #Budget2016 Padding Controversy

Tanimu- August 4, 2016

Comrade Ayuba Wabba, Abuja: The on-going controversy over the padding of the 2016 budget is an incontrovertible evidence of the inherent weaknesses in our budgeting ... Read More

Pan-African Congress Plans To Return FESTAC In 2017 To Commemorate 40th Anniversary

Henry Solomon- April 11, 2016

The Pan-African Cultural Congress Bureau (PACCB) said that it was planning to hold another World Black and African Festival of Arts and Culture, popularly called ... Read More

FG Loses N7.7bn From 2014 To 2016 Due To Labour Strikes – Fashola

Henry Solomon- April 8, 2016

Mr Babatunde Fashola, the Minister of Power, Works, and Housing, stated that the Federal Government lost N7.7 billion from 2014 to 2016 due to strikes ... Read More

Buhari Urges World Leaders To Do Everything Possible To Eliminate Illiteracy, Hunger and Disease by 2030

Arowobusoye Samuel- September 26, 2015

President Muhammadu Buhari Friday in New York reaffirmed his Administration's total commitment to the entrenchment of a fully transparent and accountable public revenue management system ... Read More