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    APC Chairman allegedly stabs woman leader in Oyo [PHOTO]
    The Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ogbomoso South Local Government Area of Oyo State, Mr. Kamorodeen Abisoye has allegedly stabbed the woman leader of the party, Mrs. Felicia Ogunleke. CandyNews gathered that Abisoye...
    By candynews September 28, 2020 212
    Joe Biden: Trump demands drug test
    The United States President, Donald Trump has again asked Joe Biden to take a drug test. The American leader made the call on Sunday ahead of their debate. The first presidential debate will be held on Tuesday in Cleveland. “I will be...
    By candynews September 28, 2020 199
    NLC, TUC suspend nationwide strike for two weeks
    NLC President, Ayuba Wabba Organised Labour has suspended its planned nationwide industrial action for two weeks over the recent hike in electricity tariff and fuel pump price in the country. “The committee is to examine the...
    By Ola September 28, 2020 351
    Amotekun: Islamic group writes South-West Govs on OPC
    Islamic organization, Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has advised the handlers of South-West security outfit, Amotekun, to recruit Oodua People’s Congress (OPC) members. MURIC Director, Ishaq Akintola, made the call in a statement on Monday. He...
    By candynews September 28, 2020 303
    NLC under attack for suspending nationwide strike
    The Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, has come under attack for suspending planned nationwide strike over the increase in petrol and electricity tariff. NLC and TUC agreed to suspend the strike on Monday morning after meeting with the federal...
    By candynews September 28, 2020 239
    Bombshell report claims Trump avoided taxes for years
    U.S. President Donald Trump. PHOTO: Drew Angerer/Getty Images/AFP US President Donald Trump on Sunday faced allegations that he paid little or no federal income tax for years before he came to power, as his cloudy financial past stoked...
    By Ola September 28, 2020 252
    Game of wits over strike
    Last ditch effort to avert strike, as Speaker, House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila (right), engages President, Trade Union Congress (TUC), Quadri Olaleye; President, Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Ayuba Wabba and others at...
    By Ola September 28, 2020 217
    Kaduna Government warns civil servants against strike
    Kaduna State Government, on Sunday, warned civil servants in the State not to participate in the planned labour strike scheduled for Monday. In a statement by Kaduna State Head of Service, Mrs. Bariatu Mohammed, he warned Civil servants in the...
    By candynews September 28, 2020 277
    Boko Haram: Terrorists allegedly attack Zulum’s convoy again
    Less than 72 hours after suspected Boko Haram terrorists attacked officials of the Borno State government on their way to Baga from Monguno, the militants again ambushed the governor’s convoy while returning home between Monguno and Maiduguri on...
    By candynews September 28, 2020 277
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    All sectors will remain shut as workers protest – labour
    The Organised Labour in Lagos State has said all sectors including aviation, banks and others would be shut as workers would take to the streets to protest on Sept. 28. The Deputy Vice President, Nigeria Labour Congress, Mr Amaechi Asogwuni,...
    By Ola September 27, 2020 291
    NLC vows to shut down airports, banks, others from Monday
    The Organised Labour in Lagos State has said all sectors would be shut from Monday. He said airports, banks, and offices would not be allowed to function. Deputy Vice President, Nigeria Labour Congress, Amaechi Asogwuni, spoke at a news...
    By candynews September 27, 2020 206
    Petrol price will reduce when Dangote refinery, others begin operation – Lai Mohammed
    The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, says the price of petroleum products in Nigeria will reduce when Aliko Dangote’s refinery and other modular refineries come on stream. Mohammed hinted that the first modular refinery with...
    By candynews September 27, 2020 192
    Qatar Airways says gets $2.0 bln state aid after huge loss
    (FILES) This file photo taken on July 20, 2017 shows a Qatar Airways plane taking-off from the Hamad International Airport in Doha. Saudi Arabia on August 20, 2017 said Qatar had refused to allow its planes to land in Doha to transport...
    By Ola September 27, 2020 221
    Protests in Madrid before partial lockdown widened
    People walk among thousands of Spanish flags, representing the Spanish victims of COVID-19, in the Roma park in Madrid, on September 27, 2020. – Over the past week, Spain has registered the highest number of new cases within the EU with a...
    By Ola September 27, 2020 210
    NCC pledges provision of robust ICT infrastructure for economic growth
    The Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta has said the Commission will continue to promote and facilitate expansion of robust broadband/Information and Communication Technology (ICT)...
    By candynews September 27, 2020 237
    Time to imbibe politics without bitterness in Oyo – Makinde admonishes Adelabu
    Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State on Sunday appealed to a former gubernatorial candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state, Mr. Adebayo Adelabu to eschew politics of bitterness as he clocks 50 years. Makinde admonished...
    By candynews September 27, 2020 166
    16 dead from carbon monoxide poisoning in Chinese coal mine
    Sixteen workers died and one is in a critical condition after being trapped underground in a coal mine in southwest China on Sunday, reported state broadcaster CCTV. A conveyor belt caught fire in the early hours of the morning, state news...
    By Ola September 27, 2020 385
    Oil palm growers commend Buhari, CBN for empowering small holder farmers
    The Oil Palm Growers Association of Nigeria (OPGAN) has commended President Muhammadu Buhari and the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) for empowering smallholder farmers under the Anchor Borrower Programme (ABP). The newly-elected...
    By Ola September 27, 2020 374
    ISWAP terrorists kill 30, policemen, others in Borno
    Governor Babagana Zulum testing completed Baga community water borehole. He is assisted by IDP Resettlement Committee (IRC) chairman, Kaka Shehu Lawan and others.<br /> • Nigerians Are Gradually Losing Confidence On The Military...
    By Ola September 27, 2020 329
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