The Trade Union Congress and the Nigeria Labour Congress, which make up the organised labour movement, have declared an indefinite Nationwide strike that will begin on October 3, 2023.
TUC President Festus Osifo proclaimed the strike during a joint press conference in Abuja on Tuesday, which was also attended by NLC President Joe Ajaero. Read more here.
Public servants in Ekiti have been warned against embarrassing the state with fraudulent activities.
Governor Biodun Oyebanji who gave the warning stressed that he recalled the General Manager of the State’s Sports Council, Adekunle Adeyemi, from the sports festival in Asaba due to alleged corruption and gross negligence. Read more here.
Kebbi Government has declared Wednesday Wednesday, September 27, 2023, as a public holiday to mark the Maulid celebration.
Some Muslims celebrate the birth of Prophet Muhammad (SAW) in this month, 3rd Month of the Islamic calendar, Rabi'ul Awwal. Read more here.
The Senate on Tuesday confirmed the nomination of Dr Olayemi Cardoso as the new Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).
The new Governor was screened alongside four nominees for the positions of CBN Deputy Governors to head the affairs of the nation's apex bank in the next five years. Read more here.
The Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX) has announced the publication of the Code of Conduct for Approved Persons of Trading Licence Holders.
The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) accepted a statement from the NGX on August 16, 2023, stating that the Code would go into effect on October 3, 2023. Read more here.
Manchester United eased into the fourth round of the Carabao Cup with a 3-0 victory over Crystal Palace at Old Trafford on Tuesday night.
The defending champions began brightly and were rewarded with a goal on 21 minutes when Alejandro Garnacho's first-time effort sailed low into the middle of goal. Read more here.
During an Instagram live session, the actress urged Nigerians to refrain from attempting to distract those genuinely concerned with seeking justice for Mohbad’s untimely demise. Read more here.
To promote innovation, entrepreneurship, and technical growth, the National Board for Technology Incubation (NBTI) will collaborate with the Nigeria Bangladesh Business and Technology Forum (NBTTF).
Dr. Uchenna Chukwu, the Director General of NBTI, spoke to a team from NBTTF led by its President, Arc. Bob Achanya, on the importance of the collaboration on Tuesday in Abuja. Read more here.
The Ugandan police have announced that they have detained a 17-year-old student on suspicion of trafficking 170 teenagers.
According to the authorities, they detained the high school student on September 18 in central Uganda. Read more here.
Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta has admitted that his side are underwhelming in front of goal following Sunday's North London derby 2-2 draw with Tottenham.
Arteta made the admission when quizzed on the potential decline of the club's No 9 position during his pre-match press conference ahead of the Gunners' Carabao Cup third-round tie at Brentford on Wednesday night. Read more here.