olatunde jomiloju

Minimum Wage: Tinubu, Labour Discussions Postponed to the next week

The minimum wage negotiations between President Bola Tinubu and Organised Labour were postponed till next week to provide more time for stakeholder participation. At around 2:00 pm, the leaders of organised labour, led by Festus Osifo, the President of the Trade Union Congress, and Joe Ajaero, the President of the Nigeria Labour Congress, arrived at…

Read More

Reps Panel Probes Minister, Claims N1.5 billion Diversion

The House of Representatives Committee on Women Affairs and Social Development and the Minister of Women Affairs, Uju Kennedy-Ohanenye, avoided a near-physical altercation on Wednesday at the National Assembly Complex in Abuja. The minister pretended to address the controversy surrounding the purported diversion of N1.5 billion, which was intended for the payment of contractors by…

Read More

Senate Promises to Implement the Budget for 2024

The National Assembly, according to the Senate, will make sure that every kobo spent in the N28.7 trillion 2024 Renewed Hope budget is tracked down. This was disclosed by Senate Spokesperson Yemi Adaramodu (APC, Ekiti-South) during her discussion on the monitoring and execution of the 2024 budget. The National Assembly’s N28.7tn appropriations bill was signed into…

Read More

Nigeria Ran Out of Vaccines During the Cholera Outbreak, With 40 Deaths Reported

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control reports that the nation lacks enough immunizations as the number of fatalities from the most recent cholera epidemic approaches 40. Even though the exact delivery date is still uncertain, Nigeria has placed an order with donor organizations for more cholera vaccines, according to Dr. Jide Idris, Director General of…

Read More

Rice Producers Need Support From FG to Increase Yield

According to Chief Oludare Adekolu, National Chairman of the Association of Greenfield Rice Producers, Marketers, and Entrepreneurs, Nigeria can produce significantly more rice than what is now produced, provided that real producers receive sufficient assistance. The CEO of Igbemo Rice Processing Company Limited, Adekolu, stated that his organization, which has branches across Nigeria, connects rice…

Read More

Cholera Outbreak: 37 People Have Died as Lagos Reports 401 Cases

Cholera is an infectious disease that usually spreads through contaminated food and water that contain the Vibrio cholerae bacteria. It causes severe dehydration and diarrhea. The current cholera outbreak, which has impacted 30 states, including Lagos and Ogun, has resulted in no fewer than 37 deaths. In a statement released on Thursday by the State…

Read More

Protesters Call for El-Rufai’s Trail for Suspected N423 Billion Fraud

On Thursday, protesters descended upon the Kaduna State Government House, demanding that Governor Uba Sani extend an invitation to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission and other pertinent law enforcement organizations to apprehend and prosecute Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, his predecessor, in light of the latter’s criminal indictment by the state House of Assembly. In a…

Read More