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FG, ASUU to meet over ongoing strike action
The Federal Government on Thursday expressed optimism that the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) would suspend its nationwide warning strike.
Boko Haram kill 4 in Monguno attack – Army
The Nigerian Army on Thursday said only four persons were killed by attacks on two villages by Boko Haram insurgents, Premium Times reports. Earlier reports had said 22 people were killed between Monday and Tuesday in the attacks on Dasa and Duwabayi, both in Monguno Local Government Area.
It’s a baby girl for 53 Extra’s Eku Edewor
The British-Nigerian actress and TV host has welcomed her first child with partner, Chini Odogwu in London. Few weeks back, Chini shared a photo of himself waiting by a cradle and at the time, a number of people assumed that the baby had arrived.
NCC, telecom consumers, service providers interact over quality service
The Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC) has begun to sensitise consumers, service providers and regulators in Zamfara to contemporary issues affecting the growth of the industry. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the 23rd edition of NCC Telecoms Consumer Town Hall Meeting, tagged “Information and Education as a catalyst for consumer protection”, held at Maryam Abacha Multi-purpose hall in Gusau.
EFCC refuses to respond to Fayose’s application challenging seizure of his properties
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Thursday failed to appear in court for the hearing of an application filed by Ekiti State governor, Ayodele Fayose, challenging the seizure of his properties by the agency. The application was to be heard by the Federal High Court in Abuja and presided over by Justice Nnamdi Dimgba.