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Corp Members to enjoy new minimum wage- Minister

Olusola Elijah The Minister of Youths and Sports development, Sunday Dare, has hinted that the corps members will also benefit from the implementation of the new minimum wage. The minister gave this hint on Wednesday October 23rd, 2019 through his official Twitter handle. He said the Director General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brig Gen Shuaibu Ibrahim will provide…
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Power sector loses N2.16 bn as GenCos releases 3,480 MWH of electricity

Olusola Elijah Electricity Generation Companies (GenCos), comprising gas-fired and hydro stations said they released an average of 3,480 Megawatts of electricity into the national grid on Sunday. This is contained in a daily energy report by the Advisory Power Team, office of the Vice President a copy of which was obtained by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Monday. The report…
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2020 Budget: Senate issues ultimatum to ministries, agencies to defend their estimates

Olusola Elijah The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has on Tuesday disclosed that only this October is set aside for all government agencies to defend their 2020 budget estimates to enable the passage of the document in December. In his remarks during the presentation of the 2020 budget by President Muhammadu Buhari, Mr Lawan said the National Assembly committees are ready to receive…
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AfDB: Buhari okays Adesina's re-election bid

Olusola Elijah President Muhammadu Buhari has nominated Dr Akinwunmi Adesina for re-election as the President of African Development Bank (AfDB). Mr Adesina, while speaking at an event in Lagos on Sunday, appreciated Mr Buhari for nominating him for re-election for a second term as president of the bank. According to Mr Adesina, Nigeria has invested so much in me. “When asked by…
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