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Why We Suspended Nationwide Strike – PENGASSAN

The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) has explained the rationale behind the decision to suspend its nationwide strike. This was contained in a statement issued on Monday by the General Secretary of the union, Mr

BREAKING: PENGASSAN Suspends Nationwide Strike

The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) has suspended its planned nationwide strike. The decision to suspend the strike which was planned to commence 11:59 pm today (Monday) followed the intervention of the Director of State

Fuel Queues Resume As PENGASSAN Begins Nationwide Strike

Just as Nigerians heaved a sigh of relief after fuel supply was restored last week, fuel queues are back to petrol stations in Nigeria’s commercial capital, Lagos and other parts of the country. This is following the strike action declared

Students Lament Over Incessant NASU, ASUU, SSANU Strike

As the Non-Academic Staff Union of Universities (NASU) continues its one week strike, the West African Student Union (WAFU)  has asked the Federal Government to settle all outstanding agreements with both teaching and non-teaching university lecturers to enable them to

ASUP to begin indefinite strike Monday

The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics has vowed to embark on an indefinite strike with effect from Monday. The decision was the outcome of the National Executive Council meeting of ASUP held on Saturday at the Kaduna Polytechnic, Kaduna State,

NAICOM Staff Protest Unpaid Allowances, To Commence Warning Strike

National Insurance Commission (NAICOM) staff are currently protesting in Abuja. The workers are calling for the removal of the Commissioner for Insurance, Alhaji Mohammed Kari. The workers are also protesting due to alleged non-promotion of staff in the commission. The workers claim the

Breaking: Nigeria zoom into 2018 World Cup after Iwobi’s strike

Super Eagles celebrating their qualification By Kazeem Ugbodaga Nigeria’s Super Eagles on Saturday zoom into the 2018 World Cup in Russian after Arsenal’s sensation, Alex Iwobi struck a brilliant goal in the 74th minute of the game. Zambia have mounted

Kane’s late strike send England to 2018 World Cup

Kane celebrate with SouthgatePhoto: BBC/ Getty Image Harry Kane’s injury-time winner secured England’s qualification for next summer’s World Cup with victory against Slovenia – but this was a display designed to dampen any sense of expectation. Kane, England captain for

La Liga: Barcelona, other Catalan clubs to join general strike

The La Liga giant, Barcelona, and other Catalan sides Espanyol and Girona have made a decision to partake in the general strike in Catalonia on Tuesday. The Catalan clubs decided to go on strike due to Spanish police violently trying

Benue workers begin indefinite strike over unpaid salaries

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State Civil servants in Benue State on Tuesday began an indefinite industrial action over seven months unpaid salaries. The state workers said the state government was owing them seven months salary arrears, while the local

ASUU Strike: FG, Lecturers Meet Over Industrial Action

The Federal Government will today be meeting with lectures in Abuja, this is in a bid to resolve the ongoing industrial action by the Staff Union of Universities (ASUU). The meeting was called by the Minister of Labour and Employment,

ASUU Continues Strike After Meeting With FG

A meeting between the Academic Staff Union of Universities and the Federal Government today has not been enough to get the union to suspend the industrial action it started on Monday. It, however, paved the way for further talks and

Senate Committee Begs ASUU To Call Off Strike

Senator Jubrin Barau Two days after the Academic Staff Union of Universities started an indefinite nationwide strike, the Senate Committee on Tertiary Institutions has appealed to the union to shelve the industrial action and return to the negotiating table. The

Operation Lafiya Dole Launches Mobile Strike Teams

Operation Lafiya Dole has launched Mobile Strike Teams into the Theatre of operation to enhance operational efficiency. Theatre Commander of the Northeast counter terrorism war code named Operation Lafiya Dole, Major General Ibrahim Attahiru says the teams were specially trained