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Union grounds Kenya Airways operations over sacking of Nigerian workers

The National Union of Air Transport Employees on Thursday grounded the operations of Kenya Airways over the sacking of no fewer than 20 Nigerian employees. NUATE’s General Secretary, Mr. Olayinka Abioye, said that the union would not call off the strike except the airline’s management met the union to negotiate terms of disengagement of the […]
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9Mobile: NCC conducts fresh due diligence on preferred bidder
Thu, 09 Aug 2018 03:19:47 +0200
Everest Amaefule, Abuja The Nigerian Communications Commission says it is conducting another round of due diligence on the preferred bidder for 9Mobile, Teleology Holdings Limited. The due diligence will determine whether the bid winner has the technical...
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PHOTOS: New DSS boss, Mathew Seiyefa, in maiden outing
Thu, 09 Aug 2018 17:49:52 +0200
The Acting Director-General of the Department of State Services, Mr. Mathew Seiyefa, addressed the media at the national headquarters of the agency in Abuja on Thursday. READ ALSO: Security officials seize ex-DSS boss Daura’s passport See the photographs...
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LSETF, UNDP to commence training for unemployed youths
Thu, 09 Aug 2018 03:22:59 +0200
The Lagos State Employment Trust Fund in collaboration with the United Nations Development Programme has revealed plans to commence vocational training for unemployed and underemployed youths. The LSETF, in a statement on Wednesday, described the training...
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I can’t get justice from ICPC; they think I’m psychotic – OAU sex-for-mark lady
Sun, 19 Aug 2018 03:29:42 +0200
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Funny, multiple levies councils using to milk small business owners
Sun, 19 Aug 2018 03:17:05 +0200
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It’s terrible that my brother’s lineage is closed — Sister
Sun, 19 Aug 2018 03:12:47 +0200
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Bad road caused my uncle, his wife and five kids’ death — Niece
Sun, 19 Aug 2018 03:08:24 +0200
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Sun, 19 Aug 2018 03:02:00 +0200
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Present your story, not the slides
Sun, 19 Aug 2018 02:59:29 +0200
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Where there are women, there will be evil –Liz Anjorin
Sun, 19 Aug 2018 02:55:08 +0200
Olushola Ricketts 08169745730 (SMS only) Actress, Liz Anjorin, has insisted that the recent fight among Yoruba actresses is not peculiar to the industry alone. Anjorin, who recently had an open confrontation with a colleague,...
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Why Duncan Mighty prostrated himself for Davido – Manager
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Olushola Ricketts 08169745730 (SMS only) Music lovers are still yet to understand why Duncan Mighty prostrated himself for Davido, who was on a recent visit to Port Harcourt. After Duncan Mighty shared the video of him bowing...
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Bindow may dump APC soon, says Adamawa PDP
Sun, 19 Aug 2018 02:31:11 +0200
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Army rescues 23 minors seized by Boko Haram
Sun, 19 Aug 2018 02:30:06 +0200
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