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Health workers declare strike action ‘worse than Operation Python Dance’

  As the Federal Government struggles to negotiate with members of National Association Resident Doctors (NARD) who are currently on strike, the Joint Health Sector...

ASUU, the Academic Strike Union of Universities!

BY 'FISAYO SOYOMBO Whenever the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) convenes a press conference, journalists can already reel off the top three agendas. One,...

ASUU cries out: We are frustrated, distracted and disenchanted

  Biodun Ogunyemi, President of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), says lecturers are "frustrated, distracted and disenchanted" with the federal government's "lukewarm attitude"...

FG  Can’t Pay ASUU N284 Billion Allowances

Ongoing talks between the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, was stalled on Wednesday owing to ASUU’s demand for N284 billion in earned allowances.

Niger Delta University Lecturers Call-Off 4-Month Old Strike

The Academic Staff Union of the Bayelsa state-owned Niger Delta University, NDU, Ammassoma in Southern Ijaw Local Government Area of the State has called off its four-month strike action.

ASUP Set To Begin Nationwide Strike

The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics, ASUP, has vowed to commence a nationwide strike from August 22 if the federal government fails to honour the agreement it reached with the union in 2013.

Students Protest Continued Closure Of Niger Delta University

Protests erupted on Wednesday in Yanagoa, the Bayelsa State capital among students over the continued closure of the State-run Niger Delta University, NDU, as a result of strike by the University's lecturers.


Malami denies release of Boko Haram sponsors

NIGERIA’S Attorney-General Abubakar Malami has denied releasing suspected sponsors of the Boko Haram terrorist group. The Special Assistant on Media...

How $1.2m bribe paid to NNPC was used to finance Jonathan, Buhari’s elections

COURT testimonies arising in lawsuits in London and New York have revealed how a total sum of $1.2 million...

Nigeria’s transportation cost rises amid shrinking household wallets

IN August, the cost of transportation rose by an average of five per cent for land, air and sea...

Despite contradictory evidence, Buhari hails his govt’s human rights records at UN General Assembly

NIGERIAN President Muhammadu Buhari, in an address during the General Debate of the 76th session of the United Nations...

NYSC backtracks, admits asking corps members to prepare for ransom payment if abducted

AFTER an initial denial, the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has admitted to asking corps members to prepare for...
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