The organised labour on Wednesday threatened to go on strike to protest the decision of the National Assembly to move the minimum wage from the exclusive legislative list to the concurrent list. more »
ABUJAŚ THE Senate, yesterday, canvassed tougher and full scale measures to end the Boko Haram insurgency. It said that the sect has declared war on Nigeria.
The senators, who resumed from their two-month vacation, expressed dissatisfaction with how the war was being prosecuted and mandated the Senate leadership to meet with President Goodluck Jonathan and service chiefs to hammer out better strategies to checkmate the insurgents. more »
The National Examinations Council (NECO) announced yesterday that 52.29 per cent of the candidates, who sat for the June/July 2014 Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (SSCE) passed at credit level in five subjects, including English Language and Mathematics. more »
Youths and vigilance group members in Michika and Madagali local government areas of Adamawa State on Tuesday night killed about 80 Boko Haram insurgents fleeing the areas. more »
Plateau State is one of the thirty-six States that make up the Federal Republic of Nigeria including the Federal Capital Territory , Abuja . The State derived its name from the Jos Plateau, which is the ubiquitous and predominant geographical landscape in the middle belt of Nigeria . The State is blessed with the presence of undulating highlands characterized by hills ranging from 500-1600 metres above sea level as well as artificial hillocks and mining paddocks dumps that are seen all over the State