NASU, SSANU, NAAT End Meeting With Govt, to Suspend Strike

NASU, SSANU, NAAT End Meeting With Govt, to Suspend Strike
 

Activities may soon resume in Nigerian universities as striking non-teaching staff have accepted government’s offer on their grievances. The unions, however, asked to be allowed till Tuesday  to  consult their members nationwide and take a decision  on ending the strike. Samson Ugwoke, the Na...

Posted on Sep 21, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 21, 2017

NASU, SSANU, NAAT End Successful Meeting With Govt, to Suspend Strike

NASU, SSANU, NAAT End Successful Meeting With Govt, to Suspend Strike
 

Activities may soon resume in Nigerian universities as striking non-teaching staff have accepted government’s offer on their grievances. The unions, however, asked to be allowed till Tuesday  to  consult their members nationwide and take a decision  on ending the strike. Samson Ugwoke, the Na...

Posted on Sep 21, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 21, 2017

FG, ASUU Officials Meeting Meeting to End Strike

FG, ASUU Officials Meeting Meeting to End Strike
 

The Federal Government and the leadership of the Academic Staff Union of Universities are holding a crucial meeting that may see the union calling off their five weeks old strike. The meeting, according to the Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige was a continuation of the meeting h...

Posted on Sep 18, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 18, 2017

Resident Doctors Continue With Strike Despite 13-hour Meeting With FG

Resident Doctors Continue With Strike Despite 13-hour Meeting With FG
 

SAN FRANCISCO, September 07 (THEWILL) – The National Association of Resident Doctors, NARD, on Thursday refused to call off the industrial action it embarked upon despite holding a marathon meeting with representatives of the Federal Government at the Federal Secretariat in Abuja. The 13-hour meet...

Posted on Sep 7, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 7, 2017

ASUU: Fed Govt to Present terms at Meeting Today

ASUU: Fed Govt to Present terms at Meeting Today
 

Whether the ongoing strike by university lecturers will end soon or later will be known today as negotiators of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) meet today with the the federal government team. Minister of Education Mallam Adamu Adamu is expected to present the government’s position...

Posted on Sep 7, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 7, 2017

MASSOB Lauds South-East Governors, Ohanaeze Meeting With Nnamdi Kanu 

MASSOB Lauds South-East Governors, Ohanaeze Meeting With Nnamdi Kanu 
 

From Jeff Amechi Agbodo, Onitsha  The Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) under the leadership of comrade Uchenna Madu yesterday commended South-East governors and leadership of Ohanaeze Ndigbo for meeting with the leader of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) Ma...

Posted on Sep 3, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 3, 2017

Fayose Hails South East Governors, Kanu Meeting; Says Nigeria Too Late to Break

Fayose Hails South East Governors, Kanu Meeting; Says Nigeria Too Late to Break
 

Ekiti State Governor on Thursday lauded the south east governors over the meeting they held with the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra(IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, saying it offered a fresh platform for all Igbo people. He also said the meeting highlighted the need for the Federal Government to allow...

Posted on Sep 1, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 1, 2017

Theresa May Attends Top Security Meeting in Japan

Theresa May Attends Top Security Meeting in Japan
 

British Prime Minister Theresa May was attending Japan’s top security meeting Thursday, officials said, days after nuclear-armed North Korea fired a missile over the Asian nation. May, who is in Japan on an official visit, is reportedly just the second foreign leader to attend a meeting of the Nat...

Posted on Aug 31, 2017 - Last updated on Aug 31, 2017

PMB’s Return: APC NEC In Marathon Meeting Over Convention

PMB’s Return: APC NEC In Marathon Meeting Over Convention
 

By ANDREW ESSIEN, The leadership of the governing All Progressives Party (APC) has for the past two days been locked in intense meetings ostensibly to fine-tune its preparedness to finally meet President Muhammdu Buhari on a proposed date to hold the much awaited  national convention. LEADERSHIP ch...

Posted on Aug 31, 2017 - Last updated on Aug 31, 2017

Buhari Hails Osinbajo at Meeting With Governors

Buhari Hails Osinbajo at Meeting With Governors
 

President Muhammadu Buhari and state governors yesterday took turns to heap praises on Vice President Yemi Osinbajo for running the country well during the president’s recent medical vacation. The President said Osinbajo was “all over the place” to ensure that nothing went amiss. He spoke in A...

Posted on Aug 26, 2017 - Last updated on Aug 26, 2017

Meeting Deadlocked: We Will Not Accept Part Payment of Salaries, Ondo Workers Tell Akeredolu

Meeting Deadlocked: We Will Not Accept Part Payment of Salaries, Ondo Workers Tell Akeredolu
 

A stalemate occurred on Monday as the Ondo State Government and labour unions disagreed on the request by the government to pay workers’ salaries in part due to the insufficiency of the Paris Club refunds. The meeting was called after labour petitioned the state governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, rejecti...

Posted on Aug 15, 2017 - Last updated on Aug 15, 2017

Oil Prices Dip Ahead of OPEC Meeting

Oil Prices Dip Ahead of OPEC Meeting
 

Oil fell as investors sought reassurance that the world’s largest oil producing countries are complying with their supply-cut deal. Futures slid as much as 2.1 per cent in New York. Oil in New York was unable to hold its advance above $ 50 a barrel last week as signs of rising global supply eroded...

Posted on Aug 8, 2017 - Last updated on Aug 8, 2017

Buhari Summons Osinbajo For Emergency Meeting in London

Buhari Summons Osinbajo For Emergency Meeting in London
 

Buhari and Osinbajo By Lawrence Olaoye President Mohammadu Buhari yesterday summoned his Vice, Yemi Osinbajo, who is currently the Acting President, to an emergency meeting with him in London. This was made public in a terse Twitter message placed on the wall of his Senior Special Assistant on media...

Posted on Jul 12, 2017 - Last updated on Jul 12, 2017

Security Threat: Osinbajo In Marathon Meeting With Govs

Security Threat: Osinbajo In Marathon Meeting With Govs
 

By Jonathan Nda- Isaiah and MUYIWA OYINLOLA, Acting President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday met with governors of the 36 states of the federation for over four hours in furtherance of his consultations  on the three-month ultimatum handed the Igbos by Northern youths to relocate from the region. The ulti...

Posted on Jun 22, 2017 - Last updated on Jun 22, 2017

Osinbajo Postpones Meeting With Northern Traditional Rulers to Tuesday – Akande

Osinbajo Postpones Meeting With Northern Traditional Rulers to Tuesday – Akande
 

The consultative meeting between the Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, and traditional rulers from the northern part of the country, initially slated for Monday, has been postponed to Tuesday. Laolu Akande, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity (Office of the Vice-Presi...

Posted on Jun 20, 2017 - Last updated on Jun 20, 2017

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