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ASUU Strike Continues As Union Leaders Walk Out Of Meeting With FG

(File) Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige, meets with ASUU leaders in Abuja on December 10, 2018.   The Federal Government’s effort to end the ongoing industrial action by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has suffered

ASUP Strike: Union Accuses FG Of Failing To Address Demands

ASUP National President, Usman Dutse, addresses a press conference in Abuja on December 15, 2018.   The leadership of the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) has criticised the Federal Government for allegedly paying lip service to their demands. According

ASUU Strike To Continue As FG, Union Fix Monday For Further Talks

Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige, meets with ASUU leaders in Abuja on December 10, 2018.   The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) says there is no going back on the nationwide strike in public universities across

ASUU: FG Resumes Talks With Striking Lecturers

Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige, meets with ASUU leaders in Abuja on December 10, 2018.   The Federal Government has resumed talks with the leaders of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) over the ongoing strike

Don’t Be Selective In Fighting Corruption, NBA Tells FG

NBA President, Mr Paul Usoro, addressing a press conference in Abuja in December 2018.   The Nigeria Bar Association (NBA) has called on the Muhammadu Buhari administration to be sincere and unbiased in its fight against corruption. NBA President, Mr

FG, Petroleum Marketers ‘Reach Agreement’ On Unpaid Claims

  The Federal Government says it has reached an agreement with petroleum marketers on the settlement of their outstanding claims. Consequently, it gave the assurance that operations at all depots and sales will continue until further notice. According to a

Reps Ask FG To Terminate Reconcession Deal On Ajaokuta Steel Company

A file photo of Ajaokuta Steel Company in Kogi State.   The House of Representatives has called on the Federal Government to terminate its reconcession agreement with Global Infrastructure Nigeria Ltd. (GINL) on the Ajaokuta Steel Company in Kogi State.

Strike Continues As FG, ASUU Fail To Reach Agreement Again

  The ongoing nationwide industrial action by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) continues Wednesday. This is as a result of the latest meeting between the Federal Government and leaders of the union which ended without any agreement on

FG To Open Fresh Investigations On OPL 245

  The Federal Government has announced plans to revisit the Oil Prospecting License (OPL) 245 awarded to Malabu Oil in 2011 by the previous administration. The chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee on Anti-Corruption, Mr Okoi Obono-Obla disclosed this at

FG Approves Reduction Of NECO Fees, Cost Of JAMB Forms

  The Federal Government has approved a reduction of examination fees charged by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board and the National Examinations Council (NECO). The fees will be reduced from 5,000 to 3,500 with effect from January 2019. Minister

FG, ASUU Leadership Meet Over Nationwide Strike

  The Federal Government has continued its discussion with the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) over the ongoing nationwide strike. Minister of Education, Mr Adamu Adamu, is holding a meeting with the leadership of the union behind closed doors

BREAKING: Again, FG Fails To Reach Agreement With ASUU

  The Federal Government has again failed to reach an agreement with the leadership of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) over its ongoing nationwide strike. This comes as the meeting between the government and union held on Monday

ASUU, FG To Resume Talks Today

File photo   Leaders of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) and delegates of the Federal Government are expected to meet today at the Federal Ministry of Education in Abuja. The meeting is scheduled to hold at 5:00 pm

Group Calls On FG To Sanitise Health Institutions Against Corruption

    The Association of Medical Laboratory Scientists of Nigeria (AMLSN) has called on the Federal Government to sanitise health institutions in Nigeria. AMLSN’s Publicity Secretary, Mr Casmir Ifeanyi, made this call on Saturday during a meeting in Kano State.