Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has called for the unconditional recall of the 23 staff of Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB) who were sacked by the management of the Institution.
In a letter to the Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, dated November 15, 2016 and signed by the NLC National President, Comrade Ayuba Wabba, the NLC described the actions of the management as bordering on “impunity, lawlessness and violation of the workers’ rights.”
The apex Labour union said the anti – […]
It was gathered that the chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, Prof. Itse Sagay, on Thursday described as diversionary, malicious and vindictive, the call for the Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi, to step down from office.
The professor of law, who made it clear that he was speaking in his personal capacity, insists that the outburst of two justices of the Supreme Court Justice Inyang Okoro and Justice Sylva Ngwuta is “surprising considering that it is totally unrelated to […]
According to reports, the Ogun Police Command says it will prosecute a Pentecostal pastor, Wale Fagbere, who allegedly invaded a traditional shrine in Ketu area of Ayetoro in Ogun.
The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Mr Abimbola Oyeyemi, said on Monday that the cleric would be charged for malicious damage and conduct likely to cause a breach of public peace.
He said, “What he did was wrong and so he must be charged to court. If it was the other […]
The police on Friday arraigned 34 students of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta in an Abeokuta, Ogun State Magistrates’ Court for conspiracy and unlawful assembly.
They were arraigned on a four-count charge of conspiracy, unlawful assembly, riot and malicious damage contrary to sections 516, 443, 70, 71 of the Criminal Laws of Ogun State 2006.
The Prosecutor, Sunday Eigbejiala, told the court that the accused persons committed the offence on August 18 at the school campus in Abeokuta.
Eigbejiala said the accused […]
Former Minister of State for Defence, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro, has reacted to Thursday’s arrest of his wife, Alhaja Moroophat, by officials of the Department of State Security Service, and condemned in its totality the different versions of the agency’s narratives as published by some media houses.
He had issued a statement giving the family’s side of the story before the news of the invitation of his first daughter, Salewa, broke.
Sources said that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), upon releasing […]