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    Court Declares Electricity Tariff Hike Illegal

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    Justice Mohammed Idris of the Federal High Court in Lagos, yesterday declared as illegal, null and void the recent hike of electricity tariff by the federal government through the Nigeria Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC). According to Justice Idris, the increment is procedurally ultra vires, irrational, irregular and illegal. While the judge ordered the government to…

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    Govt, NLC Parley: FG To Review Fuel Price

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    The federal government and the organised Labour yesterday agreed to set up a 16-man committee to look into the various issues that emanated from the hike in the price of petrol. The issues include the review of the pump price, the agitation for a new minimum wage and the implementation of the N500 billion palliative…

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    LEADERSHIP CEO Conference Postponed

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    This year’s LEADERSHIP Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Conference has been postponed. The conference scheduled to hold at the International Conference Centre, Abuja on Thursday, May 26, will now hold at a date to be announced later. LEADERSHIP Conferences, a member of the LEADERSHIP Group, said the postponement became necessary because of hiccups in logistic caused…

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    Congresses In Orlu Zone Were Free, Fair-PDP Chieftain

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    A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Imo State and chairman of Senatorial Council Orlu Zone, Dr. Christopher Osuala has exonerated Senator Hope Uzodimma from any wrong doing in the recently conducted ward and local government congresses in Orlu zone describing the exercises as transparent and peaceful contrary to protests by some aggrieved…

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    Abuja Residents Charge Minister on Cleanliness

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    Some residents of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja have praised the effort of the FCT Minister, Mallam Muhammad Musa Bello on the attention he has given to making the city greener since assuming office thereby ensuring that Abuja’s beauty and cleanliness is not relegated to the background. However, Abuja, the FCT capital has been under…

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    NLC Strike Witnesses Low Turnout Nationwide

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    Despite the strike mbarked upon by the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), business activities were barely disrupted in the nation’s capital, Abuja, as civil servants, banks and private offices all opened for business activities. The NLC had on Tuesday night walked out of a meeting with a delegation of the federal government, and insisted on going…

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    Subsidy Removal, Answer To Fuel Scarcity – FG

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    After weeks of speculations, the federal government yesterday officially announced the removal subsidy on petrol as a way of ending the incessant fuel scarcity. Consequently, the Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency (PPPRA) announced that effective immediately, a litre of fuel would now sell for a maximum of N145 at all filling stations across the country….

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