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FLOOD: Reps Urge Federal Government To Increase NEMA Funds, Send Relief Materials To Benue…

Abuja – The House of Representatives on Tuesday urged the Federal Government to adequately fund and equip the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) to enable it cope with disasters, including flood. The house also urged the government to fund Federal Fire Service and other security agencies for effective performance. It urged the government to get […]

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NLC Blackmailing Benue State Government – Gov. Ortom Says…

Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom has said his state inherited arrears of salary, pensions and gratuities of about N69 billion, which bailout fund and Paris Club refunds have not been able to clear. He accused the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) at the national level of blackmailing his government and inciting workers to embark on strike. […]

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Benue State Treatment Of Workers “WORST” In Nigeria – NLC President Says…

The leader of Nigeria’s foremost labour union has condemned the lingering crisis over workers’ welfare in Benue State. Ayuba Wabba, President of the Nigeria Labour Congress, described salary crisis under the administration of Samuel Ortom as deliberate and “the worst case scenario in the country.” But the state government denied the allegations, saying it is […]

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Wendy Ene Audu Identifies With Benue State Flood Victims, Conducts Medical Check Up (See Photos)…

Concerned about the plight of the flood victims currently residents of Agan Internally Displaced Person’s Camp, IDP, Benue State, winner of Miss Health Beauty Pageant, Queen Wendy Ene Audu, recently visited the camp where she carried out free medical outreach on residents of the camp as well as donated relief materials to victims. The Delegation, […]

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Olamide Is The Highest Paid Musician In Nigeria – Alex Ozone Says…

Nigerian musicians are good and know their worth. There is no general yardstick to measure how much each should charge for shows. Experienced and accomplished artiste manager, Alex Ozone has picked Olamideas the highest paid artiste in Nigeria. Ozone revealed in a chat with showtime while expressing his views on fees Nigerian artistes charge for […]

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