Good morning and welcome to latest news updates for this morning, monday, August 2, 2021.
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Below are the latest news updates you need to read this evening:
1. Another strike: Warning to Ngige and ASUU
“(1) Notwithstanding anything contained in this Act or in any other law – (a) where any worker takes part in a strike, he shall not be entitled to any wages or other remuneration for the period of the strike, and any such period shall not count for the purpose of reckoning the period of continuous employment and all rights dependent on continuity of employment shall be prejudicially affected accordingly.” (Section 43 of Trade Dispute Act) CONTINUE READING…]
2. Nigeria Should Shop For Weapons Elsewhere
SIR: Various reports suggest that US senators are planning to halt the agreed sales of warplanes to Nigeria on the ground of human rights. This decision leaves many Nigerian wondering why a so-called peace-loving United States will choose do that to a nation bedevilled by security challenges ranging from violent secessionists, killer herdsmen, banditry, kidnapping and Boko Haram- an insurgency that has consumed more than 36,000 lives from 2009 till date CONTINUE READING…]
3.Hushpuppi: Nnamdi Kanu’s disciple, Ekpa reacts to Abba Kyari’s suspension
Finland-based member of of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Simon Ekpa has reacted to the suspension of embattled Deputy Commissioner of Police, Abba Kyari by the the Nigerian Police Force CONTINUE READING…]
4.Trip to London
A two-day global education summit that held in the United Kingdom last week made that country’s capital a locus of activity attracting some world leaders. Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari left Abuja on Monday to be a part of the summit which held on Wednesday and Thursday, 28th and 29th July CONTINUE READING…]
In the month of July 2021 witnessed many deaths among prominent Nigerians.
Below Are 10 Prominent Nigerians Who Died In July 2021;
1. Sound Sultan at 44
On July 11, 2021, the death of popular rapper Sound Sultan was announced by the family CONTINUE READING…]
6.CSOs fault National Assembly on PIB
Civil Society organisations have faulted the National Assembly for allegedly failing to address community, economic and environmental concerns in the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) CONTINUE READING…]