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Nigerian Governors can no longer pay workers the N18,000 Minimum Wage

The 36 state governors at a meeting yesterday, at the Old Banquet Hall of the Presidential Villa, Abuja under the umbrella of Nigerian Governors Forum, NGF, said that dwindling prices of oil has affected their states income thereby making it difficult to pay the N18,000 minimum wage that was signed into law in March 2011 […]

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Unemployed Nigerian Graduates to be Paid N5,000 Monthly in 2016

The Federal Government has started the process of fulfilling its promise to pay N5,000 monthly allowance to 25 million unemployed youths in the country with 2016 as the take-off date, The PUNCH investigation has revealed. The All Progressives Congress, which defeated the then ruling Peoples Democratic Party in the March 28 presidential election, had promised […]

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Building and Construction General News

How To Link Your BVN With Your Bank Accounts Online

Bank Verification Number, BVN, is a CBN initiative to check fraud in the banking system by giving every customer in the Nigerian banking system a unique identification number that can be verified across all banks in Nigeria The Central Bank of Nigeria has mandated all bank customers to get a Bank Verification Number (BVN) for […]

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Nigerian Senators Fight Over Buhari’s N5,000 Promise to Unemployed Graduates

One of the major President Buhari’s election campaign promises was that all unemployed Nigerian youths would be paid N5,000 until they get employment. It was drama galore at the senate plenary on Wednesday, November 5, as the Senators of Nigeria’s two major political parties (PDP and APC) squabbled over President Muhammadu Buhari’s N5,000 Promise to […]

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Photos: FCMB PH Aba Rd. 2 Celebrates Customer Service Week

 As service-oriented organizations around the world mark this year’s Customer Service Week, First City Monument Bank Plc (FCMB) has announced it is using this opportunity to appreciate the patronage and relationship it has shared with its esteemed customers over the years. Customer Service Week is a period in the month of October when Customers are […]

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Photos: Workers Beat up Air France Executives after Announcing Sack of 2,900

  Air France managers were, on Monday, forced to flee the company’s headquarters after being attacked by a mob of workers that tore their clothes off. Hundreds of angry staff stormed the Air France building at the Charles de Gaulle International Airport in Roissy, near Paris, after the company announced plans to cut 2,900 jobs […]

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Ekiti State Governor Presents Teachers Car Gifts in Appreciation for Good Works

The Ekiti state governor, Ayo Fayose  presented cars as gifts to some teachers in the state in appreciation of their good works yesterday. He shared the car gifts as part of activities preceding the state’s Teachers Day Celebration which holds on the 5th of October . The beneficiaries included, the Tutor-General, The Headmaster-General, The best […]

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USA Diversity Immigrant Visa Program 2017 (https://www.dvlottery.state.gov/)

The congressionally mandated Diversity Immigrant Visa Program is administered annually by the Department of State. Section 203(c) of the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA) provides for a class of immigrants known as “diversity immigrants” from countries with historically low rates of immigration to the United States. For Fiscal Year 2017, 50,000 Diversity Visas (DVs) will […]

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Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders 2015

The Mandela Washington Young African Leadership Initiative 2016 #YALI2016 = Six-week leadership and Mentoring Program plus a chance to interact with Pres. Barack #Obama. The 2016 YALI Fellowship will train 1,000 young African leaders across three tracks, which include business and entrepreneurship, civic leadership and public management. The 2016 Mandela Washington Fellowship is a six-weeks […]

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Lagos State Bursary Award Interview 2015/2016

Lagos State Government – Bursary award was re-introduced in 1984 by the administration of Alhaji Lateef Kayode Jakande in line with the administration’s general populace outlook. The dwindling nature of the Government’s financial resources and the various projects competing for attention of the administration influenced the decision to replace the then scholarship award with bursary […]

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Salary Scale of University Lecturers in Nigeria

This is information about the salary and remunerations for Lecturers in Nigeria Universities. Find below the Salary Scale and Conditions of Service in Nigerian Universities: POSITION SALARY SCALE EMOLUMENT PER ANNUM i Professor CONUASS 7 (N4,580,349 – N6,020,163.00) Per annum ii Reader CONUASS 6 (N3,768,221 – N5,004,750.00) Per annum iii Senior Lecturer CONUASS 5 (N3,091,505 […]

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Nigeria to Experience Lunar Eclipse on 28 September, 2015

The National Space Research and Development Agency NASRDA, says Nigeria will experience a Lunar Eclipse on September 28th. A statement by the agency which was signed and released yesterday September 9th by the Deputy Director. Media and Corporate Communications, Felix Ale, says the lunar eclipse would begin on Monday September 28th from 1:11am, and will […]

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Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Recruitment Disclaimer

The attention of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has been drawn to the activities of some fraudulent persons using various devious means ranging from text messages, social media platforms and forged letters to invite unsuspecting members of the public for job interviews in a purported recruitment exercise by the Corporation. Disclaimer – NNPC is […]

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Niger Delta University Admission 2015/2016 (www.ndu.edu.ng or www.ndu.ac)

Niger Delta University, Wilberforce Island, Bayelsa State – In collaboration with the Joint Universities Preliminary Examinations Board (JUPEB), the Niger Delta University invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the Pre-degree Programmes for the 2015/2016 session. The Programme leads to the award of the Joint Universities Preliminary Examinations Board (JUPEB) Certificates which enables […]

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FG exempts NNPC 12 and others from Treasury Single Account (TSA)

The Office of the Accountant-General of the Federation has exempted 13 Ministries, Department and Agencies (MDAs) from the Treasury Single Account (TSA). In a circular released yesterday September 21st, the accountant general said they were exempted because they are entities classified as profit oriented government businesses, pay dividends to the Federal Government. The exempted MDAs […]

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Cross River Commissioner Nominees to Write Aptitude Test

Nominees for appointments as Commissioners, Special Advisers and others in Cross River State are to write aptitude test and undergo mandatory integrity tests. Consequently, the Governor has set up a selection committee headed by a renowned Abuja-based lawyer; Mr. Paul Erokoro (SAN) as the Chairman, a prominent woman leader and politician, Rev Grace Ekanem and […]

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Immigration Recruitment Suspended by FG

The Federal Government has announced the immediate suspension of the recent recruitment into the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) conducted on the directives of the immediate past President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, between March and April this year. A reliable NIS source disclosed that the Board of Prisons, Immigration, Civil Defence and the Fire Service has directed […]

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CBN Recruitment False Rumour September, 2015

The attention of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has been drawn to the activities of some fraudulent persons using the social media to misinform the public about a purported general recruitment exercise in the Bank. These dubious elements have also in the process collected money from some unsuspecting applicants under false pretext. Notice of […]

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EFCC Probe Immigration Recruitment Tragedy (Death of 19 Young Job Seekers)

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission officially commenced investigations into the Nigerian Immigration Service recruitment tragedy in 2014, which led to the death of 19 young job seekers across the country. This is certainly a time for checks and balances as President Buhari has ordered that the relevant authorities come clean on what actually went […]

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Nigerian Banks Begin Massive Sack Over Treasury Single Account

Commercial banks in Nigeria have commenced laying off some of their staff, following the federal government directive to ministries and agencies for a Treasury Single Account. Nigerian commercial banks, it was learnt, can no longer afford to keep their staff, as ministries and agencies of government have commenced withdrawal of their deposits in commercial banks, […]