LABOUR DEMANDS ON MINIMUM WAGE WOULD LEAD TO SACKING OF WORKERS- NGIGE

by Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, on Thursday, said that the demand of labour over the implementation of the new minimum wage would cost the Federal Government N580 billion annually. Ngige said that such adjustment, in line with labour’s demand, was not sustainable as the government would have to lay off some workers to be able to meet their demands. The minister said government cannot afford that kind of money now, adding that the focus of President Muhammadu Buhari’s government is on workers on grade level 1…

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EX PERM.SEC SENTENCED TO 5 YRS IMPRISONMENT OVER SURE-P MONEY

Justice Oluwatoyin Taiwo, sitting at the Special High Court in Ikeja, Lagos on Thursday convicted and sentenced a former Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Labour and Employment, Clement Iloh, to five year jail term for stealing N14.1 million belonging to the defunct Subsidy Reinvestment and Empowerment Programme (SURE-P). Iloh was arraigned by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in 2017 for allegedly awarding fictitious contracts to himself, using his personal company and friends while supervising numerous programmes such as the Subsidy Reinvestment and Empowerment Programme (SURE-P). One of…

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WHEN YOU MAKE A PRESIDENT GOD, DONT EXPECT HIM TO LEAVE OFFICE – JONATHAN

Jonathan: When you make a president god, don’t expect him to leave Former President Goodluck Jonathan says sit-tight rulers are enabled by people who praise and worship them as gods. Jonathan said this on Thursday at the constitutional term limits summit, which is being covered by TheCable, in Naimey, Niger Republic. He also said some presidents hold on to power for fear of persecution and over uncertainty of what life after office would be like. “Let’s create an environment where people will believe there’s life after office. That if you…

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GUNMEN KIDNAP 6 FEMALE STUDENTS, 2 TEACHERS IN KADUNA

Gunmen have kidnapped six female students and two teachers of a private secondary school in Kakau Daji Village in Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna State. Reports say the gunmen stormed Engravers College around 12:10 am on Thursday. Kakau Daji is said to be behind the Kaduna Refining and Petrochemical Company Ltd. Police in Kaduna have not made an official statement on the incident. Gunmen Storm Kaduna School, Kidnap 6 Schoolgirls, Two Teachers

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FORMER NIGERIAN INTERNATIONAL, ISAAC PROMISE IS DEAD

Austin Bold FC is heartbroken by the death of Promise Isaac who passed Wednesday night at the age of 31. Originally from Zaria, Nigeria, Isaac is a full Nigerian international who has represented the Super Eagles in the 2005 FIFA World Youth Championship, serving as captain and scoring once in six matches en route to the competition’s final. Isaac then earned a silver medal in the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing with the Nigerian U-23 team, again serving as captain in four matches, including the gold medal match. Our thoughts…

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JARUMA SAYS ALL MONIES DONATED TO TACHA HAS BEEN TAKEN BY HIS MANAGEMENT AND BOYFRIEND

Tacha’s most supportive Fan, Jaruma Revealed today that all the money that was dropped to Tacha are nowhere to be found She took to her Instagram page this afternoon to reveal that Tacha’s managements have been lying over the money that was donated to her. Listento voice clip: https://www.instagram.com/p/B3JplL4FaAS/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link

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TENSION GRIPS BAUCHI AS ELECTION TRIBUNAL SETS OCTOBER 7 FOR JUDGMENT

  Palpable tension and anxiety has now gripped residents of Bauchi State particularly politicians in the camps of ruling PDP and the opposition APC, as the Governorship Election Petition Tribunal has fixed Monday, October 7, 2019, as the day for the final ruling in the petition filed by the All Progressives Congress (APC), challenging the declaration of Senator Bala Mohammed Abdulkadir as the winner of the gubernatorial election in the state by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The Bauchi State chapter of the APC had filed the petition seeking nullification of…

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TY DANJUMA STEPS DOWN AS MAY AND BAKER CHAIRMAN, WIFE, DAISY STEPS IN

By Dipo Olowookere Former Minister of Defence, Lt. Gen. Theophilus Yakubu Danjuma (Rtd), has retired as a Director and Chairman of the Board of Directors May & Baker Nigeria Plc. A statement issued by the firm disclosed that the former military top brass exited the position at the board meeting of the company held on Friday, September 27, 2019 at MUSON Centre, Onikan, Lagos. In the disclosure to update the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), shareholders and the investing public, May & Baker said wife of the retiring Chairman, Senator Daisy…

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BBNAIJA 2019: MIKE’S WIFE, PERRY ARRIVES NIGERIA TO WELCOME HIM, SEE PICS

Wife of Big Brother Naija housemate, Mike Edwards has landed in the country for the first time ever. Mike who is among the top five finalist for the reality show will be glad to hear the great news of his wife’s arrival as he aim to win the grand prize. as he aim to win the grand prize. After spending two months plus without Mike, the joyous wife shared a video of herself and her luggage with the caption, ‘me and my luggage are safe, First time in Nigeria’ https://www.creebhills.com/2019/10/mikes-wife-is-ready-to-meet-her-husband.html

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HUSBAND SUES FOR DIVORCE FROM 17-YR OLD MARRIAGE OVER FEAR, THREAT TO LIFE

Rahimi Ganiyu, a businessman, on Thursday, petitioned a Mapo Customary Court in Ibadan to dissolve his 17-year-old marriage over his constant fear of his wife, Adijat Ganiyu. Ganiyu, a resident of Soka area in Ibadan explained before Chief Ademola Odunade, the President of the court that his wife whom he married in 2002 had become a terror by constantly causing him apprehension and discomfort. He added that the only option he had left was to seek legal intervention in getting Adijat out of his house or she might get rid…

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