Oyo Judiciary workers begin sit-at- home over July salary delay

On Tuesday, judicial workers in Oyo State followed the Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria’s (JUSUN) sit-at-home directive in protest of the July salary payment delay. Mr. Obafunso Okulaja, the Oyo State JUSUN Public Relations Officer, stated that the decision for the strike was made following the union’s congress on Friday. Okulaja stated that the workers had not been paid in …

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We’ll be equitable, just, inclusive if elected – Shettima

Senator Kashim Shettima, the APC’s vice presidential candidate, has assured Nigerians that if elected, the Bola Tinubu administration will be inclusive, just, and fair to all Nigerians, regardless of tribal, religious, or political affiliation. Shettima made the remarks yesterday at the one-year memorial service for Dr. Emmanuel Abiodun, father of Ogun State Governor Dapo Abiodun, held at St. James Anglican …

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Informal markets will drive Nigeria’s sustainable power supply

After eight years of successful editions, Informa Markets has announced that Power Nigeria has now evolved into Nigeria Energy, a transformation designed to keep Nigeria’s leading event at the forefront of the rapidly evolving energy sector. According to Informa Markets, “Nigeria Energy was rebranded from Power Nigeria in 2020 to reflect the evolving nature of producing electricity and delivering energy …

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Police arrest 23 night thugs in Gombe

Police in Gombe State have arrested 23 suspected thugs known as ‘Kalare,’ who terrorise people at night and steal valuables. Mahid Mu’azu Abubakar, the state Police Command’s spokesperson, revealed this yesterday while briefing journalists on the Command’s recent operations. The suspects were apprehended in the early hours of yesterday, around 1 a.m., by police tactical teams from the Gombe Divisional …

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PDP’s Search for Peace with Wike

Blessing Ibunge writes that the People’s Democratic Party may finally be at peace, as Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers state recently met with some governors and key stakeholders as part of ongoing reconciliation efforts within the main opposition party. Despite the animosity that followed the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) primaries in May, it appears that peace may finally reign as …

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Libya instability responsible for banditry, terrorism in Nigeria – Buhari

President Buhari has blamed banditry and terrorism in Nigeria on Libya’s political instability. Buhari stated that his administration was working to combat banditry and terrorism in Nigeria. On Tuesday, he received letters of credence from the new Canadian High Commissioner to Nigeria, Ambassador James Kingston Christoff, and the Ambassador of Mexico to Nigeria, Juan Alfred Miranda Oritz, at the State …

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