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Monthly Archives: October 2018

Wabba   ***Says Over 50 Percent Of Tripartite Committee Members Endorsed, Mobilizes For Total Strike Nov. 6 By LINDA IKE, Abuja The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) leadership has vowed not to engage in further negotiation with the employers...

By Optimum Times on Oct 31st, 2018

The body of the missing Army General, Retired Major General Idris Alkali has been found. The remains of the retired officer were discovered today  in Guchwet in Shen of Jos South LGA of Plateau State The leader of the operation search and rescue,...

PTAD Executive Secretary, Mrs Ikeazor By CLEMENT NWOJI, Abuja A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos and presided by Hon. Justice Ibrahim Buba of Court No. 5, has ruled in favour of Pensions Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD), granting...

By Optimum Times on Oct 31st, 2018

By LOVETH AZODO, Lagos Through the assistance of European Union, the National Emergency Management Agency ( NEMA) have received another 141 Stranded Nigerians from  Libya to their Father’s land. The returnees who were assisted back by...

Members of the organised labour, the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Trade Union Congress (TUC) and the United Labour Congress (ULC) on Tuesday staged a protest to mobilise support for their demand for a new national minimum wage. The workers...

  The National Pension Commission, on Tuesday, said it has recovered N465.02 million outstanding pension contributions from defaulting employers. PenCom in a statement by its Head, Corporate Communications, Mr Peter Aghahowa, in Abuja...

By Optimum Times on Oct 31st, 2018

Professor Adeleke Adelekan Fakoya Delivering his lecture at the Lagos State University (LASU) 68th inaugural lecture titled “what does this babbler want to say?”   By LOVETH AZODO, Lagos ***Fakoya Encourage Students to study...

Buhari hosts APC aspirants. Above Buhari posing with APC stakeholders from Kwara; standing beside the president on the left is SGF Boss Mustapha and on the right, APC Chairman Adams Oshiomhole President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday hosted...

By Optimum Times on Oct 31st, 2018

***As Shi’ites, soldiers clash in Abuja The Nigerian Police Force said its men have arrested 400 members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, otherwise known as Shi’ites, following a second day of violence in Abuja. The police said they...

By Optimum Times on Oct 31st, 2018

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has dispelled the rumour of an impending review of pump prices of petroleum products, especially Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), otherwise called petrol. A release in Abuja by the NNPC Group General...

By Optimum Times on Oct 31st, 2018