Strike Looms As FG, Labour Talks End In Deadlock
The talks between the Federal Government and the Organised Labour over the removal of petrol subsidy and the increase in electricity tariffs, ended in a deadlock on Monday.
While welcoming the labour leaders to the meeting held at the Bouquet Hall of the Presidential Villa, in Abuja, the Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige, urged stakeholders to join heads and deliberate how Nigeria can survive the economic challenges imposed by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Gareth Bale Set For Shock Return To Tottenham
Gareth Bale’s representatives are in talks with Tottenham Hotspur over a potential loan move from Real Madrid, according to Sky Sports.
The Welsh winger is keen to return to the Premier League.
Bale played for Spurs for six years between 2007 and 2013, before leaving for Spain in a then world record fee…READ MORE>>>
Obaseki Vs Ize-Iyamu: Bola Tinubu Under Fire For Not Speaking Against Buhari Govt
Senior pastor of Awaiting The Second Coming Of Christ Ministry, Adewale Giwa, has attacked the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Bola Ahmed Tinubu for failing to speak against what he described as injustices and anti-people policies of the current administration.
Giwa, in a statement to DAILY POST on Tuesday, noted that Tinubu was about winning elections rather than speak against killings and injustice in Nigeria.
The cleric was reacting to Tuesday’s broadcast by Tinubu where he urged the electorate in Edo State to reject Governor Godwin Obaseki of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and vote for the candidate of his political party, APC, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu in the Saturday’s election…READ MORE>>>
BBNaija Tochi Clears Air On Calling Erica A Gold Digger
Big Brother Naija, BBNaija housemate, Tochi, has responded to viral reports that he called reality TV star Erica a gold digger.
Tochi on his official Twitter page on Tuesday, explained that his words were misinterpreted.
According to him, his statement was that Erica is an Igbo lady and ambitious but not a gold digger…READ MORE>>>
International Travelers Who Are Positive Are Arriving Nigeria With Fake COVID-19 Negative Results- PTF Raises Alarm
The Presidential Taskforce PTF on COVID-19 has raised an alarm that some International travelers who are COVID-19 positive, are coming into the country with fake COVID-19 PCR negative results.
Recall that the Federal government announced that one of the protocols to be obeyed as the international airspace reopens is for all inbound passengers to undergo a COVID0-19 test 72 hours before arriving Nigeria and that the result must be negative.
However, the National Co-Ordinator of the PTF, Dr Sani Aliyu, today said fraudulent activities have been noticed in some of the test results presented on arrival. According to Sani, some travellers arrived in the country with negative COVID-19 test results but were later discovered to be COVID-19 positive. He stated this when he and other members of the taskforce appeared before the Joint Senate Committee on Health and Aviation on the testing procedures following the reopening of the International airspace…READ MORE>>>
Unless Buhari Retraces His Steps, There Will Be No Nigeria Left By 2023 – Femi Fani Kayode
Former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode, says unless President Buhari “retraces his steps in presiding over the affairs of the nation, there will be no Nigeria left by 2023.”
Femi Fani Kayode stated this in a post shared on his Facebook page this evening. His post comes days after former President Olusegun Obasanjo opined that Nigeria is slowly becoming a failed and divided state under the Buhari-led administration…READ MORE>>>
Cardi B Reportedly Files For Divorce From Offset
Cardi B is reportedly filing for divorce from her husband, Offset.
The Fulton County superior court confirmed that a divorce petition has been filed in Superior Court, Fulton County, Georgia by Belcalis Almanzar v. Kiari Cephus, according to HollywoodUnlocked.
This comes days after Cardi posted a cryptic quote to her Instagram story that reads: “Her heart finally told her to stop wasting her time… it’s time.”…READ MORE>>>
Gang Which Kept 14-year-old Girl As Sex Slave For A Month Arrested In Bauchi State
The Bauchi state police command has confirmed the arrest of 3 men who abducted a 14-year-old girl, locked her in a room and repeatedly raped her.
The suspects identified as Usman Adamu, 20, Adamu Muhammad, 21, Nura Musa, 20, and Khalid Abdullahi now at large are all from Nasarawa area in Misau, Bauchi.
Bauchi police spokesperson, DSP Ahmed Mohammed Wakil said the suspects kept the victim in a house located at the Nasarawa area for almost a month were they all allegedly raped her. They were arrested after the police were alerted…READ MORE>>>