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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

FG Appeals To ASUU To Call Off Strike

The Federal Government has asked the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to suspend its ongoing industrial action, in the interest of the nation. Minister of Labour And Productivity Dr. Chris Ngige made the appeal in a statement signed by

Borno abduction: Mining society, others back ASUU’s strike threat

Success Nwogu and Oladimeji Ramon The Nigerian Mining and Geosciences Society, on Monday, expressed support for the strike threat by the Academic Staff Union of Universities if the Federal Government did not ensure the release of lecturers and oil workers