The Senate on Tuesday approved N30,000 as the new national minimum wage and also implore the Federal Government to start the implementation immediately so as to prevent the organised labour from embarking on strike to demand the payment. However, a fine of N75,000 has been imposed on firms that refuse...
The Kano state governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, has allegedly arrived Abuja, Nigeria's Federal Capital City to press for the removal of the Kano state commissioner of police, Mohammed Wakili following the tussle between the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the seat of the...
THE Peoples Democratic Party,PDP, candidate in the just concluded March 9 governorship election, Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi has been declared winner as he polled 449,935 votes against his main challenger of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Senator Ayogu Eze who polled a mere 10,423 votes. The state collation officer of the...
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared the elections in the following states inconclusive; BAUCHI APC: 465,456 PDP: 469,512 Rejected: 21,419 Margin of lead between PDP and APC: 4059 Cancelled Votes: 45,312 ADAMAWA PDP: 367, 471 APC: 334,995 Margin of win: 32,476 Cancelled Votes: 40,988 PLATEAU APC: 583,255 PDP: 538,326 Total registered voters 2,480,455 Total accredited voters 1,157,025 Total valid votes 1,154,678 Rejected 15,691 Total votes cast...
Below is a breakdown of how the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and the lead opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) shared the states announced so far. Out of the listed 20 states, APC won 13 while PDP clinched 7. APC Lagos, Babajide Sanwo-Olu (739,445) Kwara, Abdulrahman Abdulrasaq (331,546) Kebbi, Atiku Bagudu (673,717) Jigawa, Muhammad...