February 16: Politicians, Multinationals Jittery Over War of Words On Interim Government

By Uche Mbah The allegations and counter allegations emanating from the two major contending political parties, the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, and the All Progressives Congress, APC, over the plan for interim government have sent jitters down the spine of the political class, with politicians and business men alike going back to the drawing board  to factor such eventuality into their political calculations. Already, many multinational blue chip companies, this Magazine learnt, are planning on skeletal services from the beginning of February until the election is over. Most expatriate workers…

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Ifeanyi Okowa, Abiola Ajimobi, Others Bag 2019 Vanguard Personalities of the Year Award

Sen. Abiola Ajimobi (middle} received the vanguard governor of the year award being flanked by others

It was indeed a remarkable day on the 19th of January 2019,when vanguard Newspaper invited distinguished personalities known for their achievement and contributions to the growth and development of humanity in Nigerian. It was held at Eko Hotel, Lagos State. An event that ushered in colossal walking straight in with aplomb to the hall. Vanguard presented 17 awards that are in six categories: Personality of the Year, Business Man of the Year, Governor of the Year, Banker of the Year, Lifetime Achievement and Humanitarian Service award. Below are some personalities…

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Labour Rejects Minimum Wage of Disparity

By Oji Odu Organised labour comprising three prominent workers’ bodies- Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Trade Union Congress (TUC) and the United Labour Congress (ULC), has spontaneously rejected the N27,000 minimum wage and the N30,000 for Federal Government workers following the figures approval by the National Council of States (NCS). They said the figures are unacceptable, questionable and smack of deceit by government. While rejecting the disparity, many question the reason why the NCS should be brought into the scene, bearing in mind that all interested stakeholders, including President Muhammadu Buhari…

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