• Shocking!!! National Theatre in darkness over unpaid N9m Electricity debt

    Shocking!!! National Theatre in darkness over unpaid N9m Electricity debt

    The Eko Electricity Distribution Company Plc (EKEDC) yesterday said electricity supply to the National Arts Theatre in Lagos was disconnected because its management was owing over N9 million debt.

    Mr Idemudia Godwin, general manager, Media Communications of EKEDC, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos that the complex was disconnected after appeals and demand notices went unheeded.

    According to him, the debt is an accumulation of unpaid bills over time. “We don’t disconnect without serving notice.

    “Besides, we recently ran a […]

  • Ekiti varsity workers on strike over unpaid salaries

    Ekiti varsity workers on strike over unpaid salaries

    Academic and non-academic activities were paralyzed on Monday at the Ekiti State University, (EKSU) Ado-Ekiti, as the workers protested against non-payment of six-month subventions, salary arrears as well as cooperative deductions among others.

    The angry staff prevented vehicular and human movement in and out of the institution as they ensured that all gates to the campus were under lock and key.

    Vehicles were parked outside as many of the staff and students roamed about in front of the school gate.

    The unions who […]

  • Doctors give 3 weeks ultimatum  to 13 states over unpaid salaries

    Doctors give 3 weeks ultimatum to 13 states over unpaid salaries

    The doctors under the aegis of National Association of Government General Medical and Dental Practitioners, (NAGGMDP), have issued a 21 day ultimatum to the government of 13 states of the federation after which they will be forced to begin a strike action.

    Speaking through its National President, Dr Nurud-Din Akindele, at a news conference held in Abeokuta, Ogun State capital, the doctors said the affected states owing between two and eight months salaries include; Abia, Anambra, Bayelsa, Ebonyi, Ekiti, Enugu, Kogi, […]