Tag Archives: Tells

Minimum wage: PENGASSAN tells FG, states to resolve issues

Pengassan The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) has urged the Federal, state governments and the organised private sector to resolve the differences in the ongoing negotiation for a new national minimum wage. The National President

Don’t float $2.8bn Eurobond, Ezekwesili tells FG

Dr Oby Ezekwesili A former Vice-President (Africa) of World Bank, Dr. Oby Ezekwesili, has advised the Federal Government to suspend its plan to raise 2.8 billion dollars in Eurobond to fund the 2018 budget. Ezekwesili, who was a former Minister

Do not protect corrupt UNILORIN actors, ASUU tells EFCC

ASUU President Professor Biodun Ogunyemi Gbenro Adesina/Ibadan Gbenro Adesina/Ibadan Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has asked the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to make its findings on its petition over University of Ilorin corruption allegations public without further

You Have The Capacity To Perform Better Than Buhari As President, Obasanjo Tells Atiku

Olusegun Obasanjo and Atiku Abubakar   The former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, has told the Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, that he has the capacity to perform better than the incumbent President, Muhammadu Buhari, when he

Don’t drag Osinbajo into Ogun politics, Group tells Anisulowo

Osinbajo  In the wake of the political drama unfolding in Ogun State, a political group has warned Senator Iyabo Anisulowo and other politicians against dragging Vice President Yemi Osinbajo into the ongoing political situation. The Initiative to Save Democracy (ISD)

Fighting Corruption Is A Must, Buhari Tells Mbeki

President Muhammadu Buhari and former South African President Thabo Mbeki, in Abuja   President Muhammadu Buhari has told the former South African President, Thabo Mbeki, that fighting corruption is a must for his administration. The President disclosed this when the

We Have So Much For Which We Should Be Grateful, Buhari Tells Nigerians

President Buhari   President Muhammadu Buhari has urged Nigerians to focus on what unites them and promised to work tirelessly for the country’s unity. The President said this in his Independence Day anniversary address to the nation on Monday. As

Floods: The Worst Is Over, Osinbajo Tells Nigerians

Yemi Osinbajo   The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has said that the worst is over regarding the flood that some parts of the country have been experiencing in recent times. He gave the assurance on Wednesday when he presided

Climate Change Intensified Poverty, Terrorism In West Africa, Buhari Tells UN General Assembly

  President Muhammadu Buhari says climate change remains one of the greatest challenges faced by the West African region. According to him, it has intensified poverty, terrorism and other vices in the region. The President said this on Tuesday, during

It’s Our Duty To Ensure You’re Well Taken Care Of, Osinbajo Tells Flood Victims

  Vice President Professor Yemi Osinbajo has promised victims of the flood disaster that the Federal Government will ensure that they are well taken care of, even as it continues to make efforts to tackle the menace. He made the

Ignore Saraki’s ‘Crude Speeches’, Presidency Tells Buhari’s Supporters

  The Presidency has described Senate President Bukola Saraki as dangerous and someone who is capable of going to any length to protect his personal interests. Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Mr Garba Shehu, said this

WAEC Tells Court Adeleke Sat For Exam In 1981

The West African Examination Councils (WAEC) has told the court that the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate in Saturday’s governorship election in Osun State, Senator Ademola Adeleke, sat for the examination in 1981. The Council in an affidavit deposed

2019: You Have My Support, IBB Tells Saraki

 The former military ruler, President Ibrahim Babangida has supported the Presidential bid of the Senate President Bukola Saraki. He pledged his support on Sunday when the Senate President visited him at his hilltop resident in Minna, the Niger State

El-Rufai Tells Youths To More Active In Politics

Kaduna State Governor, Mr Nasiru El-Rufai   The Kaduna State Governor, Nasiru El-Rufai has asked youths to get more active in politics. He advocated for equal opportunities and inclusion of more young people in leadership positions and political offices which