FG, states, LGAs share June revenue, FAAC gives breakdown
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FG, states, LGAs share June revenue, FAAC gives breakdown

The Federation Accounts Allocation Committee (FAAC) has shared N1.354 trillion June revenue among the federal government, states and local government areas (LGAs). The revenue was shared at the July meeting of FAAC, held in Abuja and chaired by the Minister of Finance and Coordinating Minister of the Economy, Wale Edun. A communiqué issued by FAAC…

ASUP says no ongoing negotiation with FG
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ASUP says no ongoing negotiation with FG

The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics says it has not started negotiations with the Federal Government to address contentious issues in the new scheme of service. ASUP Zone D Coordinator, Dr Iloma Richard, who stated this at a news conference in Port Harcourt on Tuesday, said that the proposed document could severely harm polytechnic education…

FG to negotiate with SSANU, NASU over withheld salaries
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FG to negotiate with SSANU, NASU over withheld salaries

The Minister of Education, Prof Tahir Mamman, has promised to negotiate with the teaching and non-teaching workers of the Nigerian universities. This was in response to the ongoing protests by the Academic Staff Union of Universities, Senior Staff Association of Nigeria Universities and Non-Academic Staff Union of Educational and Associated Institutions. The unions are demanding,…

Breaking News: NELFUND expands coverage with 12 New State Universities onboarded
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Breaking News: NELFUND expands coverage with 12 New State Universities onboarded

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NNPCL commissions 12 new CNG stations
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NNPCL commissions 12 new CNG stations

The Nigerian National Petroleum Company Ltd (NNPCL) has announced that it recently commissioned 12 new Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) stations. The NNPCL made this announcement in a statement on its X handle on Thursday, accompanying the post with a video of one of the CNG stations. “Join us to celebrate the commissioning of 12 new…

NNPCL commissions 12 new CNG stations
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NNPCL commissions 12 new CNG stations

The Nigerian National Petroleum Company Ltd (NNPCL) has announced that it recently commissioned 12 new Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) stations. The NNPCL made this announcement in a statement on its X handle on Thursday, accompanying the post with a video of one of the CNG stations. “Join us to celebrate the commissioning of 12 new…

HURIWA wants ex-minister arrested over Unity School’s unpaid salaries
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HURIWA wants ex-minister arrested over Unity School’s unpaid salaries

Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), on Wednesday, called for immediate action regarding the plight of 1,800 teachers employed in Federal Government Unity Schools who have reportedly been unpaid for 36 months. The group called for the arrest of the Minister of Education under former President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration, Mallam Adamu Adamu, during whose…

ASUU urges FG to prioritize varsity education to curb brain drain
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ASUU urges FG to prioritize varsity education to curb brain drain

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has urged the Federal Government to prioritise university education to boost research and academic excellence in the nation’s ivory towers. The Alex Ekwueme Federal University, Ndufu-Alike, Ikwo (AEFUNAI), branch of ASUU made the appeal in an address delivered during a press conference on the campus on Wednesday at…

ASUU Strike: ASUU urges FG to remove universities from IPPIS, fulfil other agreements
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ASUU Strike: ASUU urges FG to remove universities from IPPIS, fulfil other agreements

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), has urged the Federal Government to fulfil its promise to remove its members from the Integrated Payroll and Personnel Information System (IPPIS). Dr Joshua Silas, the Chairman of ASUU, Federal University, Lokoja (FUL) chapter, made the call on Tuesday during a protest by members of the union at…

Tinubu to address nation on Democracy Day
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Tinubu to address nation on Democracy Day

NOW President Bola Tinubu will address the nation in a broadcast on the occasion of Democracy Day at 7 am on Wednesday, June 12, 2024. This was announced on Tuesday in a statement by a spokesman to the President, Ajuri Ngelale. “Television, radio, and other electronic media outlets are enjoined to plug into the network…