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Atiku approves N33,000 minimum wage for his staff The presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, has approved for all staff in his corporation, N33,000 as minimum wage. The managing director of the Atiku owned, Gotel Communications, Mohammed El-Yakub, confirmed this in a statement on Thursday. “The N33,000 new salary scale,

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Nigerian Reps push for removal of age bias against job-seekers

  Barring last minute changes, the House of Representatives will push for the stoppage of discrimination against job-seekers on the basis of age. Yesterday, the legislation sponsored by Mr. Sergious Ogun (Ogun, PDP)  passed second reading during plenary presided by Speaker Yakubu Dogara. Garba Datti (Kaduna, APC), who spoke in support of the

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ASUU strike paralyses activities in major schools

  AS the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, began its strike, yesterday, academic activities at most universities, including the University of Ibadan, Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, LAUTECH and Federal University of Technology, Owerri, FUTO were totally paralysed. Meanwhile, students of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, were thrown into dilemma

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