• COAS Gen Kenneth Minimah

    Soldiers, Shi’ite Clash: Death Toll Rises To 35

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    The leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria known as the Shi’ites sect, Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zazzakey, yesterday gave a graphic account of how soldiers allegedly executed some members of the movement after arresting them alive. He put the number of those killed during the Friday clash between members of the Shi’ite sect and the military…

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    ASUP Resolves To Continue Strike

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    The national executive council of the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) has resolved to continue its  nine months old strike pending the outcome of its meeting with the senate committee on education on Tuesday. The president of the union, Mr Chibuzor Asumogha, made the statement in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria…

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    Labour Union To Picket Power Stations Today

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    The National Union of Electricity Employees (NUEE) has announced that it would today picket all power stations in the country over the non-payment of the severance benefits of their members in the defunct Power Holding Company of Nigeria (PHCN). Speaking in Lagos, the general secretary of the union, Comrade Joe Ajaero, said the workers gave…

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