COVID-19: How NLC saved over 800 bank workers from dismissal – Wabba

The Nigeria Labour Congress says its intervention saved over 800 bank workers from being sacked during the COVID-19 pandemic in Nigeria. President of the NLC, Ayuba Wabba, said this while addressing journalists on the occasion of the 2020 World Decent Work Day on Wednesday. In the text of his address made available to Fotonz Grid, Wabba … Continue reading COVID-19: How NLC saved over 800 bank workers from dismissal – Wabba

Davido welcomes Liya to DMW

The DMW boss, Davido, has finally & officially welcome his new addition to the team On his verified Twitter handle, Davido welcome his first female artist Liya into his DMW crew. He promised to make her a global superstar. https://twitter.com/davido/status/1313563110066847748?s=09

[BREAKING] Missing child: Court sentences Ondo pastor to life imprisonment

An Ondo State High Court has sentenced the Founder of Sotitobire Praising Chapel, Pastor Samuel Babatunde, also known as Alfa Babatunde, to life imprisonment over the “disappearance” of a one-year-old boy, Gold Kolawole, in his church. The little boy was abducted by an unknown person during the church service at the children section of Sotitobire … Continue reading [BREAKING] Missing child: Court sentences Ondo pastor to life imprisonment

Domestic violence: Davido terminates contract with Lil Frosh

Popstar, Davido, has taken to his verified Instagram page to announce that he has terminated his contract with Lil Frosh over domestic violence allegation. The Fem singer noted in the press statement that his organisation does not condone domestic violence and the contract termination takes effect immediately. “In light of recent allegation made against Mr … Continue reading Domestic violence: Davido terminates contract with Lil Frosh

Police can’t end SARS, Frank Mba tells Naira Marley

The Public Relations Officer of the Nigeria Police Force, DCP Frank Mba, says the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, a special arm of the Force, cannot be scrapped because of the ongoing fight against crimes in the country. He, however, said the Force is currently reforming the operations of SARS officers nationwide to curtail their excesses. Mba, … Continue reading Police can’t end SARS, Frank Mba tells Naira Marley

#EndSARS: Naira Marley cancels planned protest

Popular singer, Naira Marley, has made a u-turn on his decision to organise a peaceful protest against police brutality in the country.  The singer stated via his verified Twitter account that he cancelled the planned protest because ‘a lot of changes are being made right now.’ “We won’t be protesting anymore because there’s a lot … Continue reading #EndSARS: Naira Marley cancels planned protest

CAN preaches against drug abuse in Southern Kaduna

The Kaduna State Chapter of the Christian Association of Nigeria on Monday lamented the rising cases of drug abuse in the southern part of the state. The Christian body, while decrying the menace among the youths of the area, noted that drug and other related crimes had left the people of the area off guard … Continue reading CAN preaches against drug abuse in Southern Kaduna

#EndSARS: Police affairs ministry to ‘thoroughly investigate’ cases 

The Federal Ministry of Police Affairs has been charged to thoroughly investigate allegations of human right abuses against officers of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad, the Minister of Police Affairs, Muhammad Dingyadi, has said. “The Servicom Unit of the Ministry of Police Affairs has been mandated to work closely with Police Public Complaint Unit and … Continue reading #EndSARS: Police affairs ministry to ‘thoroughly investigate’ cases 

N2bn fraud: Trial stalled as Judge, Maina absent from court

The Chairman of the defunct Pension Reform Task Team, Abdulrasheed Maina, was again absent from the Federal High Court in Abuja where his trial on N2bn money laundering charges was scheduled to continue on Monday. His absence from court on Monday was the fourth in a row since September 29 when the defendant’s trial was … Continue reading N2bn fraud: Trial stalled as Judge, Maina absent from court

Outrage grows over SARS menace, Osinbajo, others condemn killings, arrests, extortion

There was outrage across the country on Sunday over the harassment, extortion and extra-judicial killings of innocent Nigerians by operatives of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad, one of the units of the Nigeria Police Force. Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo; the Deputy Senate President, Ovie Omo-Agege; and the Minister of State of State for Labour and Employment, … Continue reading Outrage grows over SARS menace, Osinbajo, others condemn killings, arrests, extortion