NUPENG Begins 3-Day Warning Strike, Wednesday

[Vanguard] Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers, NUPENG, is set to begin a three-day nationwide warning strike on Wednesday, over disputes with International Oil Companies, IOCs, especially indiscriminate sack of workers without benefits …

[Vanguard] Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers, NUPENG, is set to begin a three-day nationwide warning strike on Wednesday, over disputes with International Oil Companies, IOCs, especially indiscriminate sack of workers without benefits and refusal to allow their workers to join union.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ghost Workers – Who Is Deceiving Who?

[Vanguard] The Nigerian Public service is reportedly heavily burdened with a ghost population, who not only unexpectedly write job applications and present themselves for interviews, but who also open bank accounts and collect salaries, despite their h…

[Vanguard] The Nigerian Public service is reportedly heavily burdened with a ghost population, who not only unexpectedly write job applications and present themselves for interviews, but who also open bank accounts and collect salaries, despite their human shortcomings! Curiously, the CBN's "know your customers" directive to banks was obviously no deterrent to the establishment of bank accounts for such ghosts!

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Don’t Resume Bombing of Oil Installations, Aginighan, Mulade Beg Avengers

[Vanguard] Former Acting Managing Director, Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Pastor Power Aginighan and Niger Delta activist, Sheriff Mulade, yesterday, appealed to the Niger Delta Avenger, NDA, and other militant groups in the region not to r…

[Vanguard] Former Acting Managing Director, Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Pastor Power Aginighan and Niger Delta activist, Sheriff Mulade, yesterday, appealed to the Niger Delta Avenger, NDA, and other militant groups in the region not to resume bombing of oil installations to give the Federal Government the needed opportunity to take a holistic approach towards the development of the Niger Delta region.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

An Alliance That Can’t Last!

[Ethiopian Herald] Chauvinism and parochialism are two outlooks with inherent characteristics that cannot and do not coexist in one area. So much is the hatred that exists between them that they wait for the opportunity to destroy one another. Close-mi…

[Ethiopian Herald] Chauvinism and parochialism are two outlooks with inherent characteristics that cannot and do not coexist in one area. So much is the hatred that exists between them that they wait for the opportunity to destroy one another. Close-minded hatred and rejection of diversity is the characteristics of both outlooks. As the saying goes, 'the end justifies the means'; creating conflict between people is their day to day work in order to seize power.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Chibok Girls – 1,000 Days After, Our Tears Never Dry but Hope Remains Constant – Buhari

[Vanguard] President Muhammadu Buhari has said the country was still in tears following the abduction of the over 200 Government Secondary School students, in Chibok, Borno State.

[Vanguard] President Muhammadu Buhari has said the country was still in tears following the abduction of the over 200 Government Secondary School students, in Chibok, Borno State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Adeboye – Controversy Trails FRCN Law

[Vanguard] Mixed reactions, yesterday, continued to trail Pastor Enoch Adejare Adeboye’s appointment of a National Overseer for the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, for Nigeria as part of moves to key into the FRCN law. .

[Vanguard] Mixed reactions, yesterday, continued to trail Pastor Enoch Adejare Adeboye's appointment of a National Overseer for the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, for Nigeria as part of moves to key into the FRCN law. .

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

CJN Slot – Buhari Under Pressure, As Plot to Sideline Onnoghen Thickens

[Vanguard] Pressure has continued to mount on President Muhammadu Buhari to forward the name of the Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Walter Onnoghen, to the National Assembly to be confirmed as the substantive CJN before February 10.

[Vanguard] Pressure has continued to mount on President Muhammadu Buhari to forward the name of the Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Walter Onnoghen, to the National Assembly to be confirmed as the substantive CJN before February 10.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ighalo Ponders China Money

[Vanguard] Odion Jude Ighalo could be on his way out of English Premier League club, Watford as the money spinning Chinese League has rekindled interest in him.

[Vanguard] Odion Jude Ighalo could be on his way out of English Premier League club, Watford as the money spinning Chinese League has rekindled interest in him.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria