Two groups, Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta (MEND) and Niger Delta People’s Congress (NDPC), have cautioned Ijaw leader Edwin Clark against issuing ultimatum to federal government over demands of Niger Delta people.Read More
A group of entertainers under the aegis, Coalition of Nigeria Entertainers (CNE), have called on the Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo to, with immediate effect, sack the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed for a statement credited to him wherein he was quoted as saying music videos and films producers will stop producing abroad or that films produced outside Nigeria may be banned.Read More
THE House of Representatives Ad-hoc Committee on Oil Prospecting Licences, OPLs, and Oil Mining Leases, OMLs, yesterday, gave the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, and others one week ultimatum to provide all relevant documents to ascertain the payments of about $22.6 billion oil blocs from application fees, royalties, signature bonuses and other fees by oil companies.Read More
Farmers in Ondo state have given a seven-day ultimatum to the Federal Government for the release of former Secretary to Government of the Federation (SGF) and Afenifere chieftain, Chief Olu Falae, who was abducted last Monday, in Akure, by suspected Fulani herdsmen.Read More
President Goodluck Jonathan literally disowned the seven-day ultimatum to striking university lecturers to return to work, yesterday, saying the Committee of Vice Chancellors (CVC) issued the deadline.
According to him, the supervising minister of education, Mr. Nyeson Wike, only made the ultimatum public.
The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has been given one week ultimatum to call off the ongoing strike.Read More