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Sanwo-Olu Meets With Shop Owners And Tenants Of Circle Mall
Politics

Sanwo-Olu Meets With Shop Owners And Tenants Of Circle Mall

The Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has addressed shop owners whose goods and shops were damaged following the hijack of the peaceful #EndSARS protests by hoodlums. Mr. Babajide reiterated his desire to help the business owners restore their businesses. Listen to him below as he addressed business owners: https://www.instagram.com/p/CHE4clYJ9s7/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link
Lagos Stadium: Business Owners Lament Seven-day Eviction Notice
Business

Lagos Stadium: Business Owners Lament Seven-day Eviction Notice

Business owners at the National Stadium, Lagos are lamenting the seven-day eviction notice given to them by the Ministry of Youth and Sports Development to vacate the premises. Dare on June 20 had given illegal occupants of the Moshood Abiola Stadium, Abuja 25 days to vacate the facility, while legal occupants of the Lagos stadium were handed a seven-day notice on Monday, and are expected to evacuate the premises on August 24. The notice, which was signed by the stadium manager, Kehinde Owopetu, and titled ‘Renovation of the National Stadium, Lagos vacation order of temporary structures,’ read, “Please be advised that the Federal Government has concluded arrangements for the holistic renovation of the National Stadium, Lagos by PPP/concession scheme. “Further to the above, th...
COVID-19: Ogun asks Business Owners to pay N95,000 for Premises Decontamination
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COVID-19: Ogun asks Business Owners to pay N95,000 for Premises Decontamination

<img class="i-amphtml-intrinsic-sizer" style="max-width: 100%; display: block !important;" role="presentation" src="data:;base64," alt="" aria-hidden="true" /> The Ogun State Ministry of Environment, under the leadership of its Commissioner, Abiodun Abudu-Balogun, has asked business owners to pay N95,000 in order to disinfect their premises against the spread of the deadly COVID-19 pandemic. This was contained in a letter the Ministry of Environment sent to some organisations in the State. In a copy of the letter sighted by DAILY POST, the ministry said the disinfection became necessary to achieve a well sanitized environment for healthy living. The letter reads inter alia: “While the state government ...
Do Not Employ Masters Degree Holder For The Role Of SSCE Holder – Akin Alabi To Employers And Business Owners
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Do Not Employ Masters Degree Holder For The Role Of SSCE Holder – Akin Alabi To Employers And Business Owners

Nairabet Founder and a member of the house of representatives, Akin Alabi,  has advised employers against recruiting a Masters Degree holder for the role of an SSCE holder. In a series of tweets, Akin Alabi stated that such a decision will be regretted later on by the employer and employee.. He also criticized such employment which he described as exploitation. He wrote: “If you have a vacancy for a secondary school certificate holder and a masters degree holder shows up, do not hire him or her. Hire the secondary school certificate holder. If you hire the masters degree holder, you will both regret it at the end of the day. Firstly, I think you are just being a bad person taking advantage of people by filling your low paying vacancy with a masters degree holder. Except you...
Buhari To Travel To London For UK-Africa Investment Summit
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Buhari To Travel To London For UK-Africa Investment Summit

The President , Major General Muhammadu Buhari ( retd .) , will embark on a six -day trip to London on Friday , according to the State House. He is to participate in the inaugural UK - Africa Investment Summit , while in London. The summit itself opens on Monday , January 20 , but Buhari jets out of Abuja on Friday . Buhari is expected back in Nigeria on Thursday , next week . It will be his first foreign trip this new year . The Presidency , in a statement by Buhari’ s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina , explained that the British Prime Minister , Boris Johnson , would play host to the summit. African leaders , business owners and heads of international organisations are billed to be in London for the summit to engage in discussions “ to create new par...
Amosun, Suswan, Abaribe, Yayi and Other Oppose Border Closure
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Amosun, Suswan, Abaribe, Yayi and Other Oppose Border Closure

Senators, yesterday, opposed the closure of land borders by the President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government. They said the closure was a temporary solution to a permanent problem. Contributing to a motion sponsored by Adamu Aliero, tagged “The Impact of Border Closure on the Nigerian Economy,” Senators Enyinnaya Abaribe, Abba Moro, Gabriel Suswam, Ibikunle Amosun, Solomon Adeola and others who opposed the total closure, urged the President to reconsider his stance. Abaribe. in his contribution to the debate, said the closure of the borders had affected the prices of food and other services in the market, which were predominantly imported through land borders. He added that farmers and other small business owners were also struggling to ply their legitimate trade across t...