• NCAA receives 68 passengers’ complaints in three months, Arik tops list

    NCAA receives 68 passengers’ complaints in three months, Arik tops list

    According to reports, the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority said it received a total of 68 complaints from domestic and international air passengers in the third quarter of 2016.

    This was contained in a document issued by the NCAA’s Consumer Protection Department, which was obtained by the News Agency of Nigeria on Tuesday in Lagos.

    It said 47 complaints were received from passengers flying international routes, while 21 were received from passengers on domestic routes.

    According to the document, Arik Air recorded the highest […]

  • Fayose bought N1.35bn properties within six months in office – EFCC

    Fayose bought N1.35bn properties within six months in office – EFCC

    Detectives have uncovered how Ekiti State Governor Ayodele Fayose bought N1.35billion properties within six months in office.

    The five properties include four duplexes in Lagos and one in Abuja.

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has summoned three more people for quizzing on Friday in respect of the ongoing investigation of the governor.

    One of those invited, Oyin Daramola, who is an estate agent, is said to have told the EFCC team that she did a legitimate business.

    She said she had never […]

  • Governor Ortom set to sack 200 Benue Links workers despite owing them for nine months

    Governor Ortom set to sack 200 Benue Links workers despite owing them for nine months

    Benue State government under the leadership of Governor Samuel Ortom has allegedly concluded plans to lay off no fewer than 200 workers of the state-owned transport company, Benue Links Nigeria Limited.

    This is due to the inability of the state to pay staff of the company salaries for over nine months.

    The state governor has been battling to pay civil servants’ salaries in the state since he took over power, despite collecting several loans and bail out funds from the federal government.

    A […]

  • Pay Oyo workers six months salary within 15 days – TUC ‎tells Ajimobi

    Pay Oyo workers six months salary within 15 days – TUC ‎tells Ajimobi

    The Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC), Oyo State Chapter, has given President Muhammadu Buhari and Governor Abiola Ajimobi a 15-day ultimatum to pay the backlog of salaries of the state workers being owed by the government.

    Led by Comrade Emelieze Andrew, the union at a press briefing held in Ibadan, also asked the President to urgently declare a state of emergency on the nation’s economy, as state and federal workers, as well as residents of the state, ‎were suffering beyond […]

  • Man chains his son for 2 months,hides him in their home in Dopemu (photo)

    Man chains his son for 2 months,hides him in their home in Dopemu (photo)

    The Lagos state command operatives from Dopemu division has arrested a man named Akanbi Lawal for chaining his son Yusuf Lawal aged 35years for two months. When he was discovered, Yusuf’s hands were already decaying due to the injury sustained as a result of the chaining. See photos below:

    When interrogated, Mr. Lawal said the shameful and disgraceful attitude of his son made him chain him down at home for two months.

    Yusuf had earlier been declared missing until his friend Tayo […]