Day: September 17, 2019

New Minimum Wage: What happened during Labour, FG meeting on Monday

The Joint National Public Service Negotiating Council (JNPSNC) and the representatives of the Federal Government have again failed to reach an agreement over relativity and consequential adjustment for the implementation of the new minimum wage. Mr Alade Lawal, JNPSNC General Secretary, Trade Union Side, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that the organised labour […]

Nigerians react as Buhari dissolves Osinbajo-led Economic Management Team

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Monday, constituted an Economic Advisory Council (EAC). Buhari, by the development, rested the Vice President Yemi Osinbajo led the Economic Management Team (EMT). The presidency, in a statement, Monday, said the EAC will have monthly technical sessions as well as scheduled quarterly meetings with the President. “The Chairman (President Buhari) may, however, […]

Tory MP brilliantly dismantles Chuka Umunna’s bullish bid to win new Tory London seat

CONSERVATIVE MP Bob Neill brilliantly dismissed Liberal Democrat Chuka Umunna’s bullish bid to win a new London seat currently held by the Tories at the next general election. Chuka Umunna: Bob Neill labels pledge to win Tory seat ‘bitter’ The former Labour and Change UK MP told BBC Sunday Politics he was confident his party […]

David Davis reveals the one legal way Boris Johnson could avoid extension

DAVID DAVIS has revealed the only legal way the Government could get away with not extending the Brexit deadline and achieve the UK to leaving the EU by October 31. Brexit: David Davis reveals how extension could be avoided In an interview with the BBC’s Week in Westminster, the former Brexit Secretary spoke about the Government’s possible strategy […]