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Why we rejected N30,000 minimum wage - Governors

Why we rejected N30,000 minimum wage – Governors

By Omotilewa Quadri Governors of the 36 states of the federation said they cannot pay N30,000 as new minimum wage because the amount will force the states into...

Fresh crisis looms as governors reject N30,000 minimum wage

Nigerian governors under the aegis of the Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) on Wednesday rejected the proposed N30,000 minimum wage, arguing that most states in the...

Southwest governors ask FG to end Apapa gridlock

Southwest governors ask FG to end Apapa gridlock

The six Southwest governors yesterday agreed that the solution to the Apapa, Lagos gridlock is the use of railway for transportation. At their quarterly meeting at the...

Labour makes fresh demand for higher minimum wage 

Minimum wage: Labour rejects governors’ N22,500; demands N66,500

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has rejected N22,500 as the minimum wage adopted by state governors. The governors of the 36 states had met on Tuesday and adopted the...

Governors offer N22,500 as new minimum wage

State governors met in Abuja on Tuesday night and told labour unions in the country that they can only pay N22,500 as new minimum wage. The governors’ offer falls...

Buhari off to London again for 10-day holiday

4 governors, 9 minister to accompany Buhari on China trip 

President Muhammadu Buhari will Friday depart for China to participate in the 7th Summit of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) scheduled to hold September 3...

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FAAC: NNPC laments governors N40bn demand

The Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC ), has lamented the insistence by state governors that the state oil firm must remit additional N40 billion after paying...

Nigeria owing IOCs $5.1bn

Governors accuses NNPC of false petrol consumption figures

The Nigerian Governors Forum (NGF) has accused the state oil firm, Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) of fraudulently doubling daily consumption of petrol...

PHOTOS: Dangote, governors, PDP lawmaker visit Buhari in US

President Muhammadu Buhari is in the US for a bilateral meeting with US President Donald Trump. The Nigerian leader arrived in the country on Sunday and is currently at...

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Governors demand control of federal roads 

By Patience Danjuma  Governors of the 36 states of the federation have asked the Federal Government to give them control over some of the federal roads in their...

Buhari unhappy with how governors spent Paris Club refund

Buhari unhappy with how governors spent Paris Club refund 

By Patience Danjuma  President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday met with members of the National Council of traditional rulers and decried the way the Paris Club Refund was...