COEASU dares FG on no-work-pay

Colleges of Education Academic Staff Union, COEASU, has lashed out at the Federal Gvernment following its threats to apply no-work-no-pay rule as a result of the ongoing strike action embarked upon by the Union. COEASU President, Nuhu Ogirima, in a statement made available to Nigerian Pilot said its a mark of not only insensitivity but…

Cleric urges Catholics’ participation in annual World Mission Sunday

Catholics all round the world have been urged to participate in the forthcoming annual ‘World Mission Sunday’, WMS, organized by Pontifical Mission Society of Nigeria, ]to support the Christian mission and the less privileged. Speaking to newsmen at a brief on Thursday in Abuja, National coordinator of PMS in Nigeria, Rev. Fr. George Segun Ajana,…

Uni-Trident lauds Peterside’s commitment to Nigerian safe waterways

Uni-Trident Group, a leading indigenous Company in the marine support and logistics industry and also a major player in the steel recycling sector has commended NIMASA MD/CEO, Dr Dakuku Peterside for his effort in revamping and ensuring safe waterways for vessels in Nigeria. Speaking with Journalists in Port Harcourt, the GMD of Uni-Trident Group, Prince…

China’s central SOEs see steady, rapid revenue growth

China’s central state firms continued to see steady growth in the first nine months of the year, official data showed. Aggregate revenues of the country’s centrally-administered state-owned enterprises (SOEs) increased 11 percent year-on-year to 21.1 trillion yuan ($3.05 trillion) in the January-September period, according to the State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission (SASAC). The revenue…

Op-ed: Anti-globalization goes against the trend of time

New characteristics of unilateralism, trade protectionism and anti-globalization have emerged since the 2008 international financial crisis, posing severe challenges to the process of economic globalization. Especially since last year, the US with its frequent trade protectionist moves, has been doing nothing but reversing the trend of globalization. The development of world economy since the 18th…

2019 Election: ‘They can’t stop an idea whose time has come’- Atiku

Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Presidential candidate, has shaded the ruling government, while stating that they cannot stop an idea whose time has come. Abubakar stated that Nigerians and not politicians would decide between a failed government and one with solutions. In a statement issued by his spokesperson, Paul Ibe, on Thursday, the…