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Reps In Rowdy Session Over Subsidy Removal

The House of Representatives on Monday urged the leadership of the Nigeria Labour Congress to suspend the union’s planned strike to protest the removal of subsidy on petrol by the Federal Government. This was, however, after there was confusion in the House for about 20 minutes as some Peoples Democratic Party lawmakers attempted to stop […]

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Michael Chu’di Ejekam Comments on Resilience of Shoprite’s Earnings in Nigeria

Michael Chu’di Ejekam, a recognized authority in retail real estate investment, comments on the resilience of Shoprite’s Nigeria earnings despite foreign exchange controls and a sharp drop in crude oil prices. Shoprite is Nigeria’s largest hypermarket by sales volume. According to the Bloomberg article, derived from Shoprite Holdings half year financial results for the period ending […]

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Fuel Price Hike: FG Meets Labour Today

The Federal Government has invited the leadership of organised labour to a meeting in the Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation on Monday to discuss the increase of fuel pump price from N86 and N86.50k to N145. Representatives of organised labour and the civil society had, after a meeting in Abuja […]

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Diarrhoea Epidemic Threatens Calabar

NO fewer than 300 persons have been treated for diarrhoea at the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital following the massive heaps of refuse along major streets in Calabar, the Cross River State capital. This is apart from the unaccounted number of other victims that had been treated in other government and private health institutions. A […]