• Jigawa government denies owing workers salaries

    Jigawa government denies owing workers salaries

    Jigawa Government on Wednesday refuted online media report that it was among states owing backlog of salaries of civil servants.

    Fielding questions from newsmen in Dutse, the state’s Head of Civil Service, Alhaji Muhammad Tahir, said no civil servant was owed salaries since the inception of the government.

    Tahir explained that at a critical time when most states could not pay salaries, Jigawa was among very few that paid entitlements of its workers as at when due.

    “The report is unacceptable and it […]

  • Shocking! Igbo Businessman Strips Completely N*ked to Curse Rich Man Owing Him Money in Abuja (Photos)

    Shocking! Igbo Businessman Strips Completely N*ked to Curse Rich Man Owing Him Money in Abuja (Photos)

    This is the shocking and unbelievable moment an Igbo businessman removed all his clothes in public and went n*ked over a debt owed him.

    An Igbo businessman who must have been left with no option has done the unthinkable by stripping totally n*ked to curse a rich man owing him money in Abuja.

    The businessman went to the rich man’s house and laid curses on him and gave him ultimatum to give him back his money or face the consequences. He also […]

  • We will not disconnect owing FG’s MDAs – DISCOs

    We will not disconnect owing FG’s MDAs – DISCOs

    The Association of Nigeria Electricity Distributors (ANED), on Saturday said it would not disconnect power supply to Government Ministries Departments and Agencies (MDAs) over the N93 billion outstanding debts.

    The Executive Director, Research and Advocacy of ANED, Mr Sunday Oduntan, disclosed this in in a telephone interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos .

    He spoke against speculations that Distribution Companies (DISCOs) may disconnect MDAs for failure to settles their indebtedness to the distribution companies.

    According to Oduntan, DISCOs are […]

  • Niger Delta militants threaten to shoot Governor Dickson for owing workers salaries

    Niger Delta militants threaten to shoot Governor Dickson for owing workers salaries

    A group of militants, under the aegis of Joint Revolutionary Council (JRC) has vowed to deal with Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson if he continued to owe workers their salaries.

    The group described Dickson’s inability to pay local government workers for over 13 months, pensioners for about nine months and workers in the state university, Niger Delta University (NDU) for about seven months as unacceptable.

    The group in a statement said after its meeting in Yenagoa, it also resolved to attack more […]

  • 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 […]