• Wukari Varsity To Establish Flour Industry – Registrar

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    Mr. Thomas Gangumi is the registrar of the Federal University Wukari, Taraba State. In this interview with TAIWO OGUNMOLA-OMILANI, he speaks on the plan of the institution to liaise with some NGOs and individuals for support to establish a flour industry. The excerpts. What is the university doing to tap the abundant resources in the…

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  • JAF Decries Inadequate Facilities In LUTH

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    The Joint Action Front (JAF), a civil society partner of the Nigeria Labour Congress has expressed their  worry over inadequate  facilities in the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), saying it will soon embark on series of campaigns to draw public attention to pitfalls in the hospital. The chairman and general secretary of JAF, Dr. Dipo…

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  • 18 Affiliates Born New Labour Movement Named ULC

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    The General Secretary of National Union of Electricity Employees (NUEE), Comrade Joe Ajaero yesterday announced a new labour movement named United Labour Congress of Nigeria (ULC) that would protect the interest Nigerian workers. Speaking at the ULC  inaugural delegate conference in Lagos, Comrade Ajaero stated that the movement is not contesting with anybody or fractional….

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  • Oil Workers’ Strike Receives Total Compliance

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    There was total compliance by members of the Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Niger (PENGASSAN) to the directive to embark on an indefinite strike on Friday. The workers started the strike on Thursday, 6th of July 2016. Many PENGASSAN members stayed away from their offices. In a statement made available to newsmen…

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  • Revamping Economy Through Quality Education

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    A lot has been written and said about the late Chief Obafemi Awolowo, particularly his foresight in the declaration of free education in the defunct western region in his determination to build a vibrant society where people are well informed to take right decisions. What has remained Awolowo’s enduring legacy provided opportunity to thousands of…

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  • State Governments Ordered To Sanction Erring Proprietors

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    The National Examinations Committee (NEC) of the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has enjoined state governments to sanction erring proprietors and private schools, who register external candidates for WASSCE examinations, which they said, increases the rate of examination malpractice. This was made known during the 61st meeting of the committee, which held recently. During the…

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  • Adewole Tasks Oyo Govt On Health Insurance Scheme

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    Minister of Health, Professor Isaac Adewole has implored Oyo State government to accelerate the full operationalisation of the state heath insurance scheme. The minister while speaking at the closing ceremony of the maiden Oyo State Health Summit organised by the state branch of Nigeria Medical Association (NMA), noted that the health insurance scheme when fully…

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