BREAKING: Electricity workers suspend strike (video)

The National Union of Electricity Employees (NUEE) has suspended the nationwide strike it started on Wednesday for two weeks. The workers made the decision to suspend the strike after a conciliation meeting with the Minister of Labour, Chris Ngige.   Read Also : Video Of Electricity Workers On Strike Shutting Transmission Station In Nigeria   At the end of the three-hour-long meeting, the workers agreed to suspend the industrial action which has thrown the country into a total blackout. However, they said that if their terms are not met within…

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Video Of Electricity Workers On Strike Shutting Transmission Station In Nigeria

Many parts of the country are currently experiencing power outages as members of the National Union of Electricity Employees (NUEE) commenced an indefinite industrial action today August 17, IGBERETV reports. Members of the electricity union are protesting the nonpayment of outstanding arrears owed to former workers of the defunct Power Holding Company of Nigeria (PHCN), suspension of conditions of service and career path for workers and the directive by the TCN board to conduct promotion interviews for acting principal managers who are moving to Assistant General Managers .   Read…

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#Obidatti023 : Lagos OBIdients set for 4 Million march on October 1st

The obidient movement in lagos has reaffirmed the proposed date for a solidarity march for Peter Obi and Yusuf Datti Baba-Ahmed in lagos. You’d recall that jkcyno news reported of a possible trouble looming as Tinubu and Peter Obi supporters set to Clash on October 1st. Tinubu supporters had been threatening the Obidients as they also put their own rally on same day and same venue. Obidients have tagged theirs 4 MILLION March for Peter Obi to be held on the independence day, October 1st.      

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Tinubu visits Obasanjo alongside his supporters (pictures)

The Presidential candidate of APC, Bola Ahmed Tinubu paid a courtesy visit to the former president of Nigeria, Olusegun Obasanjo at his home town, Otta, in Ogun State. Several of his supporters were seen at the residence of Obasanjo.   Meanwhile, Obasanjo who has never made his support for Peter Obi hidden had previously received Peter Obi in his home.   Ordinarily, Tinubu is supposed to be resting like Obasanjo is doing currently alongside IBB, receiving contestants as an elder statesman but no way….. Emilakan is what he wants…. Obasanjo was…

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#Obidatti023 : Peter Obi visits Femi Kuti (video)

Femi Kuti has been under serious media scrutiny after he made a statement saying “he is too sad to be Obedient”. A statement which didn’t rest well with Obidients who felt he was referring to them as zombies as most twisted it. Although he has been trying to make series of damage control argument trying to circumvent the statement, one may still understand his initial intent. Peter Obi Paid him a visit to help quell the fire 🔥 ongoing on the social media. Watch video below.. Peter Obi visits Femi…

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Peter Obi advises Nigerians to go check their names on INEC register

The Presidential candidate of the Labour Party, Mr. Peter Obi has asked all Nigerian Citizens to take advantage of the window opened by the INEC  to check the correctness of the information on their recently registered voters card. This week, INEC commenced the display of Voters Register for claims and objections. This is time for newly registered Nigerians whose names were omitted or whose data were wrongly captured to go and verify. The process will last for one week. -PO — Peter Obi (@PeterObi) August 17, 2022 According to INEC, voters register…

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JUST IN: Suspended Anambra council chair arrested over wife’s alleged death

Anambra Police command has arrested the suspended transition committee chairman of Nnewi North Local Government Area Mbazulike Iloka over the death of his wife. Anambra Police spokesman Ikenga Tochukwu confirmed the development to The Nation on Wednesday. He said the Command, through the State Criminal Investigation Department (SCID), was conducting further investigations to know what actually transpired. Tochukwu said he was apprenhded based on the allegations he had something to do with the death of his wife, Chidiebere last week.   Read Also : New Anambra LG Chairman, Mbazulike Iloka…

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Imo Best School Teacher Gets 9 Cups Of Beans, 2 Tubers Of Yam, Red Oil As Prize (pictures)

A secondary school teacher in Imo state, Sunday Nwafor, has received nine cups of beans and two tubers of yam as award for being selected as the best teacher by his students. Nwafor who also has a private lesson center was recognized for exceptional dedication to duty after graduating students of the school where he works who all passed their West African Examination Council (WAEC) exam singled him out as their best teacher. He received Agricultural items such as nine cups of beans, two tubers of yam, and a bottle of…

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CBN Raises Interest Rate on Naira Savings Deposits to 30% of MPR

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has announced an upward adjustment of the negotiable minimum interest rate payable on local currency savings deposits to 30 per cent of the Monetary Policy Rate (MPR). In September 2020, the central bank, as part of efforts to mitigate the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, had slashed the minimum interest rate payable on Naira savings deposits from 30 per cent of MPR to 10 per cent of MPR. The bank had explained that the move was aimed at stimulating growth in the larger economy…

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ASUU, FG meeting deadlocked, lecturers stage walk-out

The meeting between the Academic Staff Union of Universities and the Federal Government ended in a deadlock on Tuesday, The PUNCH has learnt. Sources familiar with the matter told one of our correspondents that the Federal Government’s team met with the representatives of ASUU at the headquarters of the National Universities Commission. “The meet with the FG’s team was headed by Professor Nimi Briggs and it started by 12:00pm and ended by 3:00pm. There was no new offer on the table, they simply begged us to call off the strike”.,…

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