Pupils feared killed after school building collapses in Lagos

Pupils feared killed after school building collapses in Lagos

Authorities have rescued at least 50 children so far from a three-storeyed building which collapsed in the Itafaji area of Lagos Island. Emergency rescue agencies... Details
Popular Nigerian Canada Based Professor, Pius Adesanmi dies in plane crash

Popular Nigerian Canada Based Professor, Pius Adesanmi dies in plane crash

Popular Nigerian-Canadian Professor, Pius Adesanmi, has died alongside 149 passengers and eight crew members involved the Ethiopian Airliner plane crash on March 10, 2019. The Ethiopian... Details
INEC extends PVC collection deadline till February 11

INEC extends PVC collection deadline till February 11

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has extended the deadline of the collection of permanent voters' cards (PVC) till Monday, February 11, 2019. According to... Details
Amina Mohammed, Tinubu other Nigerians make BBC ‘100 Women’ list

Amina Mohammed, Tinubu other Nigerians make BBC ‘100 Women’ list

The Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations and a former Minister of Environment of Nigeria, Amina Mohammed and three other Nigerian women made the 2018... Details
Eid-El Maulud: FG declares Tuesday public holiday

Eid-El Maulud: FG declares Tuesday public holiday

To mark this year Eid-El Maulud, the Federal Government has declared Tuesday, 20th November 2018 as public holiday for the festive celebration. This was made... Details
Confusion at Punch as Linda Ikeji reveals Editor John Abayomi as Instablog9ja’s owner

Confusion at Punch as Linda Ikeji reveals Editor John Abayomi as Instablog9ja’s owner

Following Linda Ikeji‘s revelation of a certain John Abayomi who she reported was the owner of the popular and controversial Instagram page InstaBlog9ja, the employers... Details
Minimum Wage: Why we called off strike – NLC

Minimum Wage: Why we called off strike – NLC

The Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) has called off the nationwide industrial action initially scheduled to commence on November 6 to further press for workers’ demand... Details
ASUU begins nationwide strike as NLC shuns meeting with FG

ASUU begins nationwide strike as NLC shuns meeting with FG

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU has commenced indefinite nationwide strike. Also the organised labour Sunday night shunned meeting organised by the Federal Government to... Details
Police arraign 130 Shiite members over protest

Police arraign 130 Shiite members over protest

The police on Thursday arraigned about 130 protesting members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria also known as Shiites before the Magistrates’ Court in Wuse... Details
Federal government rejects governors N22,500 proposal -Ngige

Federal government rejects governors N22,500 proposal -Ngige

By Aderemi Maruf The Minister of Labour and Productivity, Chris Ngige, has revealed that the Federal Government rejected the N22,500 minimum wage proposal by the... Details