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Lagos celebrates 2016 Youth Day; Trains 2000 …Says youth empowerment crucial to national development

As part of the celebration of the 2016 International Youth Day across the world, the Lagos State Government has identified training and empowerment of youth as core elements for national development. Lagos State Commissioner for Youth and Social Development, Pharmacist (Mrs.) Uzamat Akinbile-Yussuf made this known on Friday during a …

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12 houses shut as Lagos Police uncovers illegal oil wells in Ilasamaja…Three suspects arrested

The Lagos State Government on Friday shut 12 houses in Abeokuta and Ibadan Streets in Ilasamaja area of the State over discovery of shallow oil wells built by landlords to illegally scoop diesel from pipeline belonging to the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC). The oil wells were said to have …

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AG Leventis’ partnership with S-African retail store elicits shareholders reaction …Concern rises over fresh capital raising

A cross section of stakeholders and shareholders of AG Leventis Nigeria Plc have expressed concern over the recent partnership talks between Leventis and Pick n Pay, a South African retail chain store. AG Leventis had recently announced that it had entered into a joint venture agreement with Pick n Pay …

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Labour Minister to banks, you must obey labour laws

The Honurable Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige, has re-affirmed that the Federal Government will not tolerate flagrant disobedience of the nation’s labour laws and regulations by financial institutions operating in the country. Ngige disclosed this Friday during an interactive meeting with stakeholders in the banking and finance …

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Climate change responsible for herdsmen/farmers clashes; Summit to resolve crisis on the way

Climate change and its devastating effects on the environment, has been blamed for the herdsmen/farmers clashes in parts of the country, which have led to the death of many people. A highly placed presidency source told globalpatriotnews.com in Abuja that the climate change phenomenon, caused by global warming, which has …

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