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NDE Empowers 1,300 Unemployed  in Kogi

  From Joseph Amedu, Lokoja National Directorate of Employment in collaboration with the All Progressives Congress (APC) National Women Leader, Hajia  Salamatu Baiwa Umar-Eluma have given empowerment opportunity to 1,300 unemployed persons at  Anyigba in the eastern senatorial district of Kogi state.

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Minimum wage, 2019 Budget Suffer Set Back as NASS Postpones Resumption 

  Hope of passing  the N30,000 minimum wage by the Senate and the House of Representatives, suffered setback yesterday  with postponement of plenary resumption tomorrow. Similarly, consideration for the N8.83trillion 2019 budget presented to the joint session of the National Assembly by President Muhammadu Buhari two months ago, will also wait …

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Over 1.6m register for 2019 UTME – JAMB

Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has said that not less than 1.8 million candidates would be registered for its 2019 UTME by the end of the registration exercise scheduled for February 21. The agency also says over 1.6 million candidates have registered for the examination. The board’s Head, Media …

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Election Postponement: Security Personnel Suffer More — Experts

  Law enforcement agents were at the receiving end of the sudden postponement of the February 16 Presidential and National Assembly elections, according to security experts. The experts told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in separate interviews in Lagos that security personnel deployed to various places outside their base …

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Observer Group Tasks INEC on Public Confidence, Trust

The Democrat Union of Africa (DUA), an international election observer group has tasked the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to regain public confidence and trust of Nigerians, following the postponement of the Saturday’s Presidential and National Assembly elections.

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