• BREAKING NEWS!!! Senate stops planned data tariff hike

    BREAKING NEWS!!! Senate stops planned data tariff hike

    The Senate has this morning, urged the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) to halt the planned increase in data tariff by major mobile telecommunications operators in the country.

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  • Masturbation, Pornography Affect Your Brain And Stops You From Being Productive – Clergy Warns

    Masturbation, Pornography Affect Your Brain And Stops You From Being Productive – Clergy Warns

    A clergy man has made it clear that pornography and masturbation pose a great danger to those who are addicted to the habit.

    Young and old have been given a sound warning to stay away from pornography and masturbation as it could affect the brain and lead one astray.

    This was revealed by the Rev. Paul Ojoh, the Resident Pastor, Shepherd House Assembly International, Jos further hinted that pornography and masturbation could affect the brain and impede productivity. “Those twin evils could […]

  • NNPC stops kerosene importation

    NNPC stops kerosene importation

    According to reports, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation has stopped the importation of Dual Purpose Kerosene into the country for three months running, its latest financial and operations report has revealed.

    According to the August 2016 edition of the report, the last time that the corporation imported kerosene into Nigeria under the Direct-Sale Direct-Purchase/Offshore Processing Agreement was in May.

    An analysis of the report on Wednesday showed that in the months of June, July and August this year, the NNPC did not […]

  • Court stops University of Ibadan from ejecting sacked lecturer

    Court stops University of Ibadan from ejecting sacked lecturer

    It was gathered that the National Industrial Court in Ibadan on Monday stopped the University of Ibadan management from ejecting a sacked lecturer, Adenike Ogunshe, from her official residence, pending the determination of a suit.

    The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Ms. Ogunshe, a lecturer in the Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Science, is challenging the institution and its council for the ‘unlawful’ termination of her appointment.

    The institution had also directed the claimant to vacate her quarters on the institution’s […]

  • CBN stops Nigerian banks from sacking workers

    CBN stops Nigerian banks from sacking workers

    Bank workers will no longer nurse fears of losing their jobs going forward, the Bankers’ Committee assured on Wednesday.

    Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Director, Banking Supervision, Tokunbo Martins who broke the news at the Bankers’ Committee meeting held in Lagos, said bank workers who have been living in fears over possibility of losing their jobs should be assured that their jobs are no longer under threat.

    She said: “One of the things we discussed was about the impending retrenchment in the […]

  • Delta government stops payment of WASSCE fees for students

    Delta government stops payment of WASSCE fees for students

    It was gathered that the Delta State Government has announced its decision to discontinue the payment of examination fees for its students preparing for the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE).

    It said henceforth, each candidate will have to bear the responsibility of paying the enrollment fees instead of the state government bankrolling everything for all the students as introduced by the immediate past administration.

    The Commissioner for Basic and Secondary Education, Mr. Chiedu Ebie, who made the announcement, also revealed […]

  • Niger Government stops payment of NECO, WAEC fees over poor results

    Niger Government stops payment of NECO, WAEC fees over poor results

    According to reports, the Niger State government says it will stop paying the examination fees of students in public schools owing to the sustained mass failure recorded in both WAEC and NECO examinations.

    The state governor, Abubakar Bello disclosed this while inspecting renovation works at the Justice Idris Legbo Government Secondary School, Kutigi on Monday.

    “As it is now, majority of the students are not coming out with good results at the end of both SSCE examinations.

    “Instead of throwing away N800 million […]

  • Fuel Crisis Looms as Truck Owners Stops Transportation of Fuel Over Unpaid Money

    Fuel Crisis Looms as Truck Owners Stops Transportation of Fuel Over Unpaid Money

    An imminent fuel crisis looms as truck owners have threatened to suspend transportation of fuel today after the expiration of a seven-day ultimatum it earlier issued to the Federal government.

    Nigerians are in great danger of another fuel crisis as truck owners have threatened to suspend transportation of petroleum products across the country starting from today.

    Addressing newsmen, at the joint press briefing organised by the leaderships of the National Association of Road Transport Owners, NARTO, and the Petroleum Tanker Drivers, PTD, […]

  • BREAKING!!! Court stops Abia CJ, others from swearing in Ogah till July 18

    BREAKING!!! Court stops Abia CJ, others from swearing in Ogah till July 18

    Abia State High Court in Osisioma has granted a motion filed by Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State for extension of an order restraining the Chief Judge of Abia State, the President Abia State Customary Court of Appeal and any other judicial officer from swearing in Mr. Uche Ogah, as governor of the state.

    The order extends to 18th July,

  • Abia Court stops Chief Judge, others from swearing in Ogah as governor

    Abia Court stops Chief Judge, others from swearing in Ogah as governor

    A High Court of Abia State has stopped the Chief Judge of Abia State, the President of the Customary Court of Appeal in the state and any other judiciary officers in the state from swearing in Uche Oga as governor.

    The order, given by Justice Chibuzo Ahuchaogu Thursday, reads: “Upon this motion ex-parte pursuant to section 143 (1) & (2) of the Electoral Act 2010 (as amended) and pending the determination of the motion on notice, after hearing O.O Nkume, counsel […]

  • Celtic coach stops Efe Ambrose from joining Nigeria’s Olympic squad

    Celtic coach stops Efe Ambrose from joining Nigeria’s Olympic squad

    Samson Siasia’s bid to take Efe Ambrose to the Olympics in Rio has been quashed by Celtic coach, Brendan Rodgers who is in the midst of a defensive crisis and is loathe to lose another defender.

    Brendan Rodgers is wrestling with injury problems in central defence, with Croatian Jozo Simunovic and Dedryck Boyata likely to miss the start of the Scottish Premiership season.

    Nigeria will play Japan in their first fixture on August 4, just 48 hours before Celtic begin their league […]