Date
November 4, 2018

BREAKING: NLC, TUC Shun Meeting With FG Over New Minimum Wage – READ MORE

  NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that members of the Organised Labour, on Sunday were absent at the reconciliatory meeting with the Federal Government over the non-implementation of the N30, 000 new National Minimum Wage for the workers in the country. Mr Boss Mustapha, Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) said on Sunday that the meeting was part of the exercise that ought to be undertaken as part of the ongoing negotiation. READ ALSO: NEW MINIMUM WAGE: Court Cannot Stop Nationwide Strike – LABOUR He said the meeting was to ensure a complete report to be submitted to the presidency on the issues of the new National Minimum Wage. READ [Read]

BREAKING: ASUU embarks on Indefinite strike With immediate effect – READ MORE

  Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has announced the commencement of an indefinite nationwide strike with immediate effect. The decision and directive was announced at the end of an emergency meeting on Sunday night at the Federal University of Technology, Akure, the Ondo State capital. Briefing newsmen after the closed door meeting, ASUU president, Professor Biodun Ogunyemi, said the strike will be total and commence with immediate effect. READ ALSO: BREAKING: NLC, TUC Shun Meeting With FG Over New Minimum Wage – READ MORE He listed the reasons for their action to include: 1. Failure on the [Read]

2019: APC Will Fail in Ogun, South-west Zone – AMOSUN

  The Governor of Ogun State, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, has stated that the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, lacks respect for truth and decency. The governor who was reacting to statements credited to Comrade Adams Oshiomole on the controversy trailing the primaries of the party in Ogun State also stated that the design of Adams Oshiomhole and his collaborators to hijack the government of Ogun State and hand it over to a gang of rapacious expansionists in the South West will fail. A statement signed by Adedayo Adeneye, the Ogun State Commissioner for Information and Strategy, states that Governor Amosun notes the unsavoury language [Read]

2019: INEC Can’t Award Victory To PDP if The Party Win – OSHIOMHOLE

  Adams Oshiomhole, the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), says the party will approach the court on its ban by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) from fielding candidates for elective positions in Zamfara State in the 2019 general elections. Oshiomhole stated this on Friday in Abuja while briefing newsmen on the state of affairs of the party. He said that INEC cannot disenfranchise the people of Zamfara from participating in any of the elections in 2019. “With all due respect, INEC cannot award a state to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) or any other political party”. “It has to be the decision of the people of [Read]

BREAKING: Tiwa Savage Becomes First Female To Win MTV Best African Act – READ MORE

  Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that Nigerian singer, Tiwa Savage, has emerged the 2018 Best African Act at the MTV European Music Awards. The singer who was at the venue of the event in Bilbao, Spain on Sunday, clinched the award after beating fellow Nigerian, Davido, and other African acts. She is the first African female to win the award. A few days ago, Tiwa Savage went viral on social media internet recently when she featured as a video vixen for the music video, ‘Fever’ by Nigerian singer Wizkid. The MTV EMA is an event which seeks to honour pop artistes. She [Read]