Education Minister, Adamu Adamu Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, has said that most of the teachers in the country are political appointees, hence the poor quality of teaching. The minister who was speaking at the opening of a two-day retreat for officials in the education sector, said pupils in schools are not learning anything because […]
Mr Ngige says a committee was put in place to look at the different wage structures. The post Nigerian govt to review wages of political office holders — Minister appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
The minister says food is cheap in the country and describes the cry by some Nigerians of hunger in the land as laughable. The post Cry of hunger in Nigeria laughable — Minister appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Chris Ngige Chris Ngige, the minister of Labour and Employment, has stated that over 15 million Nigerians are currently unemployed and looking for white-collar jobs as a means to an end. According to the former governor who made this known while fielding questions from newsmen in Enugu, he added that procedures are underway to address […]
Lagos State is ready to host participants and visitors coming for Under-20 Women World Cup that will be hosted by Nigeria in 2020, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu assured on Saturday. The Governor said the State has started to put all facilities required to host the sport fiesta in place ahead of its take-off, noting that Lagos […]
Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali has won the 100th Nobel Peace Prize for his peacemaking efforts with Eritrea. Ethiopia and Eritrea, longtime foes who fought a border war from 1998 to 2000, restored relations in July 2018 after years of hostility. There were 301 nominees for this year’s prize, of which 223 are individuals […]
Mr Sirika says the ministry has a time frame to complete the repairs before Christmas. The post Enugu airport requires N10 billion to be operational again – Minister appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
“Sometimes our academia are too academic and it does not make sense when they carry out researches and it is not commercialised,” the minister said. The post Academia major challenge to research in Nigeria — Minister appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Minister of Communications, Doctor Isa Ali Pantami Minister of Communications, Doctor Isa Ali Pantami, has issued a statement in condemnation of the harassment of young Nigerians by security operatives. In the statement signed by his spokesperson, Uwa Suleiman, the minister stated that not all young person seen carrying laptops and other ICT gadget is into […]
A Federal High Court in Lagos, Monday, further adjourned until Oct. 11, the trial of former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Jumoke Akinjide, and others, facing money laundering charges in the sum of N650 million. The defendants were re-arraigned on June 27, before Justice Chukeujekwu Aneke, alongside two People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Chieftains, Ayo […]
The United Kingdom, the UK will leave the European Union. EU on Oct. 31, hopefully, with a deal, Finance Minister Sajid Javid said on Monday. “Hopefully we leave with a deal,” Javid told ITV. “If we cannot strike a deal, I think it is important to leave in any case and leave with no deal. […]
<p class="">The prices of fuel in Ghana have seen an upward revision recently.</p> <p class="">This comes after the Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta announced an upward revision due to increment in energy sector levies.</p> <p class="">According to him, the government introduced the Energy Sector Levy Act (ESLA) Bond in 2017, which has raised about GH¢6 billion […]