nigerian metro news 220519

  1. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Aviation unions declare indefinite strike from Wednesday – Daily Trust

    Aviation unions declare indefinite strike from Wednesday. Flight operations may be disrupted as from tomorrow (Wednesday) as aviation unions have declared an indefinite strike in the Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA). The industrial … Read more via Daily Trust –
  2. Nigeria Political News

    June 12 celebration will signify triumph of people’s will, says Lai Mohammed – Daily Trust

    The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed has described the upcoming maiden June 12 Democracy Day celebration as “triumph of people’s will after decades of subversion”. Mohammed stated this on Wednesday when he featured on African Independent Television (AIT) programme...
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    Metro Alison-madueke To Be Arraign Oct.3 – Politics – Nairaland

    The FCT High Court, Apo on Wednesday fixed Oct. 3, for the arraignment of Deziani Alison-Madueke, former Minister of Petroleum on five counts bordering on conspiracy and illegal act of accepting and giving gratifications. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the court granted the Economic...
  4. Nigeria Political News

    Politics BREAKING: Buhari orders immediate removal of trucks causing gridlock in Apapa – The Cable

    President Muhammadu Buhari has directed that the Apapa gridlock be cleared up immediately. He also ordered the immediate removal of all trucks from the bridges and roads within Apapa and all adjoining streets leading to the area. Referred to as the gateway to the nation’s economy due to citing …...
  5. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Buhari presides over valedictory FEC meeting – TheCable

    President Muhammadu Buhari is currently presiding over valedictory federal executive council (FEC) meeting of his first term in office. Buhari walked into the council chambers of the presidential villa, Abuja, at 11:02am and the meeting started immediately. After the national anthem, the Muslim...
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    Metro Nigeria shuts down 3 embassies abroad due to insufficient funds – Pulse Nigeria

    Nigeria has shut down its embassies in Sri Lanka, Czech Republic and Republic of Serbia. The Nigerian government has shut down three of its embassies abroad and downsized another one due to insufficient funds. While speaking during a press conference on Tuesday, May 21, 2019, the … Read more...
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    Metro FG to stop ownership of gas cylinders by consumers – Punch Newspapers

    The Federal Government is coming up with a policy that will remove the ownership of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (cooking gas) cylinders from consumers. It stated that the move would help deepen the use of LPG, popularly known as cooking gas, adding that the government had … Read more via Punch...
  8. Nigeria Political News

    Metro Nigerian govt approves N25 billion allowances for ASUU – Premium Times

    The federal government said it has approved an additional N25 billion as Earned Academic Allowances for members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU). The government said the cash was aside the N20 billion that was released in 2018 to public universities. The Minister of … Read...