• NYSC denies slash in corps members’ allowance

    NYSC denies slash in corps members’ allowance

    According to reports, the National Youth Service Corps on Monday refuted social media reports alleging it slashed corps members’ allowance by 25 per cent.

    The NYSC’s Director of Press, Bose Aderibigbe, said in Abuja the allowance of corps members remained N19,800 and not N14,800 as published by the social media.

    Aderibigbe said the Director-General of the NYSC, Brigadier General Sule Kazaure, had not made any comments regarding allowances of corps members as claimed in the publication.

    She reiterated the commitment of the scheme […]

  • 2017 budget: FG to slash MDAs allocations

    2017 budget: FG to slash MDAs allocations

    President Muhammadu Buhari has said some ministries may get significantly fewer capital allocations than they received in 2016 while others may receive more allocations in the 2017 budget.

    This was even as the administration prioritises key sectors to get the economy out of recession.

    Buhari disclosed these yesterday in Abuja at a one-day retreat for Ministries Departments and Agencies (MDGs) with financial experts invited to present and discuss priority areas in next year’s budget.

    President Buhari had, in Nairobi, Kenya last month, pledged […]

  • Why Okorocha has no power to slash working days – Imo NLC chairman

    Why Okorocha has no power to slash working days – Imo NLC chairman

    Imo State Chairman of the Ni­geria Labour Congress (NLC), Comrade Austin Chilakpu, has declared that Governor Rochas Okorocha does not have the power to determine working days in the state contrary to what the Nigeria constitution  has already prescribed.

    Okorocha had last Friday during an interactive session with Journalists disclosed that the state executive council was considering slashing the working days from the normal five days to three to avail civil servants in the state the op­portunity of engaging in other […]

  • Desperate Prostitutes Slash Their Prices to Attract More Customers Because of Hard Times (Photos)

    Desperate Prostitutes Slash Their Prices to Attract More Customers Because of Hard Times (Photos)

    As a result of the hard economic times, prostitutes in Brazil have slashed their prices to help them attract more customers.

    According to reports, prostitutes in Rio de Janeiro’s red light district are offering a ‘s*x sale’ for visitors to the Olympic Games as they fear the hard times might not bring customers.

    Many men will feel lucky as the s*x workers have now slashed their prices in the city’s notorious Vila Mimosa.

    Now, with a month to go before the games, they […]