Lagos Attacks the StateTraffic Demon

By Oji Odu Monday, October 29, 2018, Lagosians are seen stranded at the bus stops waiting for vehicles to take them to their destinations. Unfortunately, most of these vehicles are off the roads. Reason? The Lagos State government has, again, embarked on sanitising Lagos roads, a decision that has become a yearly ritual. This is because the lawless traffic situation returns no sooner the operation ends. Will this year’s own which kick-starts today be any different? Will it mark the beginning of a new sanitised Lagos traffic system? The Lagos…

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Averting The Impending Labour Strike

By Adewale Kupoluyi The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), the Trade Union Congress (TUC) and the United Labour Congress (ULC) have threatened to resume strike action on November 6, if the Federal Government fails to heed the demands of Nigerian workers for increase in minimum wage. According to the trio of NLC President, Ayuba Wabba; the TUC President, Bobboi Kaigama; and ULC President, Joe Ajaero, the unions decried the Federal Government’s decision to implement a ‘no work, no pay’ policy. The organised labour had insisted that the Federal Government should rather…

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Anenih Saw Death Coming , As Nigerians Pour Encomiums On Him

By  Stephen Ubanna Tony Anenih, a former minister of works  under   President  Olusegun Obasanjo  and Chairman, Board of Trustees, BOT, of the People’s Democratic party, PDP, may have had a premonition of his death on his 85th birthday celebration at  Abuja on Saturday, August 4, 2018. This is evident going by the way he spoke to  dignitaries on the occasion. Anenih had complained about his degenerating health, stressing  that the 85th birthday  celebration became  necessary  because” his health and current state of mind”   caused by the death of his first…

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Fidelity Bank Excites With N20bn Profit

By Bayo Bernard Big lender, Fidelity Bank Plc, has continued to keep its word with shareholders and over four million customers across Nigeria by remaining strong and profitable ahead of competitors. The Micro Small and Medium Enterprises, MSMEs friendly bank posted an impressive financial performance for the 3rd Quarter of the year. The bank, analysts insist is now on course of finishing strong in the 2018 financial year. According to the 9-months results for the period ended September 30, 2018, released by the Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE, the Nnamdi Okonkwo…

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