Woman bathes 14-year-old niece with hot water over soup

A 29-year-old businesswoman, Odor Oyinyechi, who allegedly poured hot water on her 14-year-old niece, Esther Ariserekwu, is facing trial at a Surulere Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos. The court, however, granted her bail in the sum of N200,000 with two sureties in like sum. One of the sureties, the court said, must be a blood Read more

Nigerian govt evading minimum wage talks — NLC

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) on Thursday dismissed as misleading, speculations that talks between it and the Federal Government on new national minimum wage had collapsed. Ayuba Wabba, president of the NLC, said in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja, that the talks had not even started. According to him, Read more

RMAFC against Dangote’s proposal to sell NLNG, others

The Federal Government has renounced Alhaji Aliko Dangote’s proposal to sell Nigeria’s Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) company and other crown jewels to augment a shortfall in revenue, insisting that borrowing would be a better option, The Sun reports. Acting Chairman of the Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC), Shetima Umar Abba Gana, who faulted Read more