• Consider the plights of students, NANS begs ASUU

    Consider the plights of students, NANS begs ASUU

    It was gathered that the National Association of Nigeria Students (NANS) has called on the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), to consider the plight of students and shelve their industrial action.

    In a press statement on Friday in Abuja, NANS President, Comrade Chinonso Obasi said that it is obvious that times are hard owing to the general economic down turn in the country.

    “To send students home in the name of strike action would not only worsen the harsh social and […]

  • Reps consider President Buhari’s N180bn virement request

    Reps consider President Buhari’s N180bn virement request

    According to reports, the House of Representatives is set to consider the request of President Muhammadu Buhari for the virement of N180b.

    The request which came through a motion by the Majority Leader Femi Gbajabiamila was passed with no resistance from the floor on Wednesday.

    President Buhari had in a letter dated Tuesday, 25 October 2016 to Speaker Yakubu Dogara requested for virement of funds in the Appropriation Act, 2016.

    The request was in respect of virement of funds appropriated for special intervention […]

  • CBN to consider Anambra’s request for N5bn Agric Intervention Fund – Emefiele

    CBN to consider Anambra’s request for N5bn Agric Intervention Fund – Emefiele

    According to reports, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has promised to consider Anambra State government’s request for N5b mechanised agriculture intervention fund to farmers in the state.

    CBN Governor Godwin Emefiele, disclosed in Awka, yesterday, during a one-day assessment visit to the state in company of a Federal Government delegation that included Minister of Agriculture and rural development, Chief Audu Ogbe, the Governor of Kebbi State, Alhaji Abubakar Bagudu, top CBN and Federal Ministry Agriculture officials that the apex bank […]

  • Nigeria and India consider visa waiver, exchange of prisoners

    Nigeria and India consider visa waiver, exchange of prisoners

    Nigeria and India are considering an exchange of prisoners as well as the possibility of diplomatic passport holders of both countries to visit one another without visas.

    These are some of the details of the discussions between the governments of both countries during the visit of the Vice-President of India, Mr. Hamid Ansari to Nigeria last week.

    India has invited Nigeria to take advantage of the $10 billion concessional loan it offered African countries, going by details of the visit of Ansari […]

  • 3 things to consider before changing Careers

    3 things to consider before changing Careers

    Changing your career path can be a very daunting prospect, especially for people that have been in a similar role for a number of years. Before taking this huge leap into the unknown, it’s definitely worth weighing up your options and considering everything properly. Careeralism.com offers some factors to consider before changing careers.

    Decide what you want

    Knowing what you want to, however, can be a tricky proposition. You need to get in touch with what you are. Consider the following questions […]

  • 5 Factors to Consider Before Starting an Office Romance

    5 Factors to Consider Before Starting an Office Romance

    Office romance has overtime been giving gossip mongers a field day to discuss other people as workers find the gist sensational.

    Office romance isn’t like what you see in romantic movies, it’s way more complicated than that. But you can’t decide where and when the love bug would hit you and we all know that the heart always goes for what it wants. If you find yourself seeking more than a platonic relationship with a colleague of yours, how do you […]