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Fayemi

Judicial/financial autonomy: NGF to meet

  The Nigeria Governors’ Forum will, on Wednesday, meet to discuss the issue of financial autonomy for the states’ judiciary and legislature, code-named the...

Weah, Coons, Elumelu, other global leaders @ 2nd UBA Africa Day Conversation call for govt, private sector collaboration

…Demand a new deal in and for Africa …Advocate speedy implementation of AFCFTA …Call for increased investment in digital connectivity United Bank for...

Zenith

JUSUN to battle govs over executive order 10 in court

  *Says no going back on judiciary autonomy The Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN) on Monday said the union is ready to battle the Governors again in court...

COVID-19: FCT task force arrests Lagos bound ‘Okada’ riders

  Not less than 29 Lagos bound motorcycle operators otherwise known as ‘Okada riders’ travelling in a truck have been arrested the FCTA ministerial...

COVID-19: FG screens 19 nigerian firms for drug production

  The Federal Ministry of Health is screening 19 local firms for the production of herbal drugs that can possibly treat or cure COVID-19, The PUNCH has learnt. The...

Economy may contract in Q2, NECA DG warns

The Nigeria Employers Consultative Association(NECA) has called on the fiscal and monetary authorities to develop a more aggressive and decisive policies to sustain...

JIFORM condemns eviction of NIDCOM staff from NCC annex

  The Journalists International Forum on Migration (JIFORM) has condemned what it termed the untidy eviction of the staff of the Nigerians In Diaspora Commission...

COVID-19: Anambra, Delta states hold talks to check movement on N/Bridge

  The Anambra and Delta Governments are currently holding talks to check the influx of people, seeking to cross the Niger Bridge in defiance of the presidential...

COVID-19: Global leaders seek path to economic recovery UBA Africa Day Conversation

  …Global co-operation needed to stem global depression Global leaders at the second edition of United Bank for Africa (UBA) African Day Conversations, have...

COVID-19: Why I broke lock down rule – British PM’s aide

  Dominic Cummings, a top adviser to British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, defended his decision to leave London amid lockdown travel restrictions, saying he acted...