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Is CBN the evil genius behind higher fuel prices?

THE acute scarcity of petrol nationwide may have receded significantly, but issues relating to steady supply, appropriate pricing and fuel subsidy, obviously still remain very contentious. Government and NNPC have invariably blamed private marketers for the fuel shortage, while marketers have conversely, demanded the immediate payment of over N720bn that NNPC owes them.

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Labour & wage increases: Barking up the wrong tree!- Henry Boyo

THE Leadership of Organised Labour have welcomed President Buhari’s establishment of a Committee to consider a significant increase in the minimum wage. The President of the ULC, Comrade Joe Ajaero, for example, has demanded for a N100, 000 minimum wage, while also advising his members to “prepare for war” to confront those State Governors, in the Committee, who are currently defaulting on the present N18, 000 minimum wage.

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