• I won’t leave salaries unpaid – Fayose vows

    I won’t leave salaries unpaid – Fayose vows

    Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose, on Wednesday said he would not leave salaries of workers unpaid, just as he gave the assurance that all projects being executed by his administration would be completed before leaving office.

    He stated this in Ado-Ekiti while laying the foundation of a new High Court complex.

    The governor also slammed the Department of State Security Service for invading judges’ residences‎ at night, saying it was a bad omen.

    ‎”We are embarking on this project because we know […]

  • Unpaid civil servants must not protest – Kano government warns

    Unpaid civil servants must not protest – Kano government warns

    According to reports, the Kano State Government has warned its civil servants, who were yet to collect their salaries due to some reasons, not to stage protest.

    This is contained in a statement signed by Mustapha Fagge, Public Relations Officer, Office of the Head of Service, and issued to newsmen on Wednesday in Kano.

    The statement said the warning was necessary following report that text massage was being sent to the affected workers through the social media to assemble at Audu Bako […]

  • UI ASUU demands unpaid promotion arrears

    UI ASUU demands unpaid promotion arrears

    Members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), University of Ibadan ((UI) chapter, are demanding the payment of all outstanding promotions arrears owed them.

    Besides, the union has vowed to resist the alleged plan to pay only one year out of the promotion arrears.

    In a letter to the Vice-Chancellor signed by its Chairman, Dr. Deji Omole and Secretary Dr. Peter Olapegba, it rejected the proposed plan to pay only a part.

    While pointing out that promotion arrears is earned and not […]

  • Man, 39, abandons wife in hospital over unpaid N500,000 bill

    Man, 39, abandons wife in hospital over unpaid N500,000 bill

    A mother of seven, Uzoamaka Onu, 39, has been abandoned by her husband at the New Mayor Hospital and Fertility Centre, Nkpor in Anambra over a bill of N520,000.

    The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the woman had stayed in the hospital for four months following the non- payment of the bill.

    Ms. Onu, a food vendor from Okpoto community in Ishielu Local Government Area of Ebonyi, said that the husband had absconded and abandoned her to her fate.

    She said she […]

  • Oyo corpers groan over nine-month unpaid allowances

    Oyo corpers groan over nine-month unpaid allowances

    Some National Youth Service Corps members serving in Oyo State have appealed to the state government to pay nine months’ arrears of state allowances owed them.

    The members made the plea on Tuesday in Ibadan.

    The state government had promised to be paying the sum of N4, 000 monthly to corps members serving in the state.

    A 2015/16 Batch B Corps Member, Miss Miracle Onyekponwanne, said that she had not received any payment since the inception of her service in October 2015.

    She said, […]

  • 254 teachers drag Governor Wike to court over unpaid salaries

    254 teachers drag Governor Wike to court over unpaid salaries

    No fewer than 254 workers, whose salaries have been stopped since February 2016, have dragged the Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, to the National Industrial Court of Nigeria sitting in Bayelsa State.

    The workers, who are teachers of primary and demonstration schools of the Rivers State University of Science and Technology, Ignatius Ajuru University of Education, and Ken Saro-Wiwa Polytechnic, Bori, have prayed the court to compel the government to pay their salaries.

    Governor Wike had reportedly announced in February 2016 that […]

  • Resident doctors begin strike over unpaid salaries

    Resident doctors begin strike over unpaid salaries

    The National Association of Resident Doctors in federal teaching hospitals have commenced an indefinite strike over the non payment 10 months salaries of some of its members.

    The President of the ARD, Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital Complex, Ile-Ife, Dr. Wole Ayegbusi, who said this while speaking with journalists in Osogbo stated that the strike started on Monday morning.

    He said, ” We have started an indefinite strike this morning to drive home our demands. The most saddening part of it is […]

  • Jimoh Ibrahim’s NICON Luxury Hotel sealed over unpaid taxes … see photos

    Jimoh Ibrahim’s NICON Luxury Hotel sealed over unpaid taxes … see photos

    Businessman Jimoh Ibrahim’s hotel has been sealed over tax. The hotel, NICON Luxury located in Abuja was sealed by officials of Federal Inland Revenue Services (FIRS). The billionaire business man is yet to respond to the sealing of his hotel.

    Businessman Jimoh Ibrahim’s hotel has been sealed over tax. The hotel, NICON Luxury located in Abuja was sealed by officials of Federal Inland Revenue Services (FIRS). The billionaire business man is yet to respond to the sealing of his […]