2BABA SPEAKS ON DAMMY KRANE/WIZKID FIGHT

By Seun Agboola

 The recent incident involving Dammy Krane has finally been addressed by his Hypertek boss. Giving his first interview after officially changing his name, 2Baba took the opportunity to respond to questions regarding the incident.

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FG assures quality service delivery, says Nigeria loses $287m annually to ICT piracy

By Ismaheel Ojo

The Information and Communication, ICT, sector has been described as a viable sector that could stabilise the nation's economy if properly harnessed because Nigeria's communications sector has been regarded as the fastest growing telecommunication market in Africa. With this feat, the ICT, sector should begin to receive adequate attention, especially at a time when diversification of the nation's economy was paramount.

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NEPZA task LADOL on establishment of technical college   

By Shola Amodemaja 

The Managing Director of the Nigeria Export Processing Zones Authority (NEPZA), Gbenga Kuye has tasked the management of Lagos Deep Offshore Logistics base (LADOL) on the establishment of a technical college to aid the transfer of technology to its Nigerian workers.

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NUPENG cautions on sack in Chevron, Shell, says it’s unjustified

By Shola Amodemaja
 The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) has expressed worry and concerns about the purported sack threat of about 18,500 workers, though, globally in Chevron and Shell.

NECA condemns CBN’s N50 stamp charges, demands a reversal

By Shola Amodemaja 

The Nigeria Employers’ Consultative Association (NECA) has expressed grave concern over the recent directive of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to all Deposit Money Banks (DMB) to commence the charging of N50 per eligible transaction in accordance with the provisions of the Stamp Duties Act and Federal Government Financial Regulations (2009).

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N5, 000 unemployment benefit: Group criticizes Ngige’s comment

By  Shola Amodemaja
 The Education Rights Campaign (ERC) has condemned in its entirety a statement credited to the Minister of Labour and Employment Dr. Chris Ngige in which he referred to unemployed Nigerians as indolent is unfortunate. The word “indolent” according to the group “is an insult to many Nigerians who are unemployed not because they are not willing to work but because the inequitable capitalist system that Ngige works for denies them a means of livelihood”.

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N-Delta militancy fuelled by non-clean up of Ogoniland —Buhari

iPresident Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, in Nairobi, Kenya, said that non-clean up of oil spillages in the Niger Delta especially in Ogoniland, was responsible for the militancy the region witnessed in times past.

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Court denies Kanu, other Biafran agitators bail

By Wahab Akanji, Abuja

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, presided over by Justice John Tsoho has declined to release the detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mr. Nnamdi Kanu‎ on bail pending his trial.

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Aisha: Supreme court must revive faith of Nigerians in judiciary

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has said that the party’s governorship candidate in Taraba State, Senator Aisha Alhassan, “deserves the mandate that she was given by people of the state.”

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FG issues travel advice to Nigerians over Zika Virus

 *Urges Nigerians to shelve travelling to Latin America

By Wahab Akanji, Abuja

Minister of Health, Professor Isaac Adewole has urged pregnant Nigerian women against traveling to Latin America over outbreak of a viral disease known as Zika.

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