President Goodluck Jonathan on Tuesday said that because of the importance his administration attached to the medical and educational sectors, he was determined to do all within his powers to resolve all issues that currently lead to labour disputes and strikes in both sectors.
Resident doctors and members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities are currently on strike.
ASUU Strike Will End Soon – President Jonathan Read more…
The Lagos State government has close down the head office of the Lord’s Chosen Charismatic revival church over ecological degradation.
The state government accused the church of failing to observe proper waste management system, saying the church burns its refuse inside the church, an action which ran foul of the state environmental laws.
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you see! it pays to be kind and helpful….below is what the actor shared on his facebook page,
“There was this day I was travelling to Abuja to shoot a movie and I got into the aircraft and met this woman, she was older than my mother. As I made to put my bag in the overhead compartment, I greeted her but she didn’t answer me. I just ignored her and sat down. On arrival in Abuja, the woman was struggling to get her luggage from the compartment and I just stretched my hand and helped her to get it.
She asked for it without a thank you but I refused to give it to her, offering to help her take it down. On getting out of the aircraft, she again requested for her luggage but I said, madam I’ll take it to the arrival hall for you and she looked at me with bewilderment.” Read more…
The son of veteran Nollywood actor Pete Edochie is on a desperate mission to free his wife from her abductors.
In the new movie, Yul Edochie is desperately searching for a whopping N7 million to free his wife from the den of kidnappers.
The story is based on a happily married family man, Yul Edochie, whose serenity is shattered when his loving wife shockingly disappears. Read more…
It is no longer news that the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has been on strike since July 1st 2013, something they termed “Total, indefinite and comprehensive” over the Federal Government inability to honor an agreement it willingly entered into with the union in 2009 and also a Memorandum Of Understanding (MOU) in 2012 which has forced millions of great Nigerian Students to sit at home for the past three months simply because her ivory towers of learning have been under lock and key. Read more…
Application for National Universities Commission (NUC) 2014/2015 Scholarship Scheme has commenced. The NUC Scholarship is for the aforementioned academic session and for Postgraduate studies only.
As part of efforts to achieve the goals of Vision 20:2020 and the Transformation Agenda, the Federal Government of Nigeria plans to develop a critical mass of professionals who would serve as catalysts of change and agents of scientific and technological advancement, as well as sustainable economic development.
NUC Scholarship Scheme For 2014/2015 Academic Session Read more…
The 2013 Nigerian Breweries and ITF – NECA Technical Skills Development Project application is currently ongoing. Members of the public who meet the following criteria can apply for the development programme by following the guide below.
THE strike action embarked upon by university lecturers has assumed another dimension as the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has been dragged before the National Industrial Court of Nigeria (NICN) over the lingering strike action.
The suit, with the number NICW/Abj/242/2013 which also has ministers of labour and productivity, education, finance and justice, as well as secretary to the government of the federation as defendants, was instituted by the registered trustees of Golden Women of Integrity and Vision Association and Mrs. Florence Uche Ojieh.
ASUU Dragged To Industrial Court Over Lingering Strike Read more…
The latest update on ASUU Strike as at morning of 24th September, 2013 is that the striking lecturers have now made a statement, saying that they would not call off the strike even if the Federal Government adopts the “No Work, No Pay” policy. When the Vice President took over the negotiations with ASUU, hopes of calling off the strike went so high amongst students. Now ASUU has come out to tell us they are not calling off the strike and now that they would not be deterred in their quest even if the FG withholds their salaries.
Withholding Our Salary Will Not Stop Us – ASUU Read more…
Earlier reports that Police are exchanging fire with gunmen at the Westgate centre in the Westlands district – one of Nairobi’s most exclusive shopping malls, has been confirmed to indeed be a terrorist attack as suspected by Police and security guards at the mall.
The masked gunmen had stormed the packed upmarket shopping mall, killing 30 people (as against the 15 we reported earlier), telling Muslims to leave and wounding dozens more in a massacre claimed by Somalia’s al-Qaida-inspired Shebab rebels.The rebels said the carnage was in direct retaliation for Kenya’s military intervention in Somalia, where African Union troops are battling the Islamists.
“The Mujahideen entered #Westgate Mall today at around noon and are still inside the mall, fighting the #Kenyan Kuffar (infidels) inside their own turf,” the group said on Twitter. Read more…
Nearly every entertainer in the hip-hop industry uses a flashy pseudonym that helps to boost one’s image. See what your favorite performers are called by their closest family members.
Check out the real names of Snoop Dogg, Jayz, Nicki Minaj, T.I, Lil wayne, Eminem Dr Dre and others
Rappers’ Real Names; Snoop, Jayz, Nicki Minaj, T.I, Lil wayne, More Read more…
Melvin Oduah’s rise to fame in the entertainment industry has been a tedious journey but the fruits of his labour have recently begun to blossom since he was a finalist in the recently concluded Big Brother Africa Season 8 – “The Chase”.
Although he’s a model and actor, Melvin’s first shot in the limelight was when he was a runner-up in Gulder Ultimate Search Season 6 – “Horn Of Valour”. The rising star who was balancing his Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Chemistry at the University of Port Harcourt with his modelling career, decided to take another shot at the limelight when he participated in the Mr. Nigeria pageant in 2011. He was also a runner-up in that competition.
But, in his travails in the entertainment industry, he still managed to acquire a post graduate diploma in Business administration from Lagos State University. With a fighting spirit and emboldened by his various successes, Melvin decided to give Big Brother Africa a try.
Melvin Oduah Opens Up on His Big Brother Africa Experience Read more…
This is the biography of Nigerian Actress Omotola Jalade.
Se*y Nollywood , Nigerian star, Omotola Jalade Ekeinde popularly called Omo se*y is one of most talented actress in nollywood today.
Omotola Jalade Ekeinde Biography, Profile & Life History Read more…
Nigerian universities have been buffeted with agonising months of strikes for over a decade and until now, the article is pretty much the identical. Government is still reluctant to give the education part a shot in the arm.
learned Staff amalgamation of Universities, ASUU, has been on strike since June 30 and has dialogued with FG over 11 times, albeit, inconclusively.
This highlights the lukewarm posture of government in the direction of the striking lecturers and from ASUU’s body dialect and utterances, they have made it abundantly clear to any person who cares to listen that they are prepared to extend the strike even if it takes years, asserting that their conclusion was adequately taken in a bid to revitalise Nigerian universities.
Why Federal Government Does Not Want ASUU Strike To End Read more…
The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (Operator of the NNPC/SHELL /TEPN/AGIP Joint Venture) Scholarship Scheme offers first year students in all Nigerian universities the opportunity to study with an annual grant from the SPDC JV for the full duration of their course. The programme aims to promote academic excellence and improve the skills-base among young Nigerians.
2012/2013 Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC) Joint Venture University Scholarship Award Scheme Read more…
The Nigerian Immigration service website homepage for information, recruitment, international passport application, news, information, documents and downloadable forms for immigration and travel services is located at www.immigration.gov.ng.
However, if you are looking for the 2013 recruitment homepage it is located at recruitment.cdfipb.gov.ng. If you are interested in applying for the 2013 vacant positions, you can read job requirements and how to apply on the Nigerian Immigration Service website. Read more…
Engineering recruitment firms involved in the installation and maintenance management of automated systems all over Nigeria, invites applications from qualified candidates for employment as resident engineers.
ELECTRICAL / ELECTRONICS ENGINEERS
Qualification: B.Sc. in Electrical/Electronics Engineering
Experience: Minimum of 2 years working experience in the maintenance / repairs of industrial machines
VACANCY! VACANCY!! VACANCY!!!
Our Client a Three Star Hotel, Situated at a serene area in the ancient city of Abeokuta, Ogun State, requests applications from suitable qualified candidates to fill these under listed positions in their newly built ultra modern Hotel.
NOTE: Only qualified candidates need apply for these positions
1. Hotel Manager/Marketing
3 Star Hotel recruiting in 10 Job Positions Read more…
catfish farming business in nigeria starting catfish farming business one desires very cautious consideration. Our Feasibility Study On Fish Farming will give you a basic idea on what to expect when operating and managing your catfish business in nigeria
Feasibility study on fish farming do vary due to the;
(2)cost of laboure
(3)cost of materials
(4)cost of feeding
(5)cost of fingerling (fish seed)
In carring out feasibility study in an area this conditions must be satisfied.
Setting up a facility for catfish farming is a large investment. The most major investment for a catfish farm is the construction of the pond for catfish growing.
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Exciting career opportunity exist for highly competent, energetic, self-motivated and dynamic fresh graduates to join the foremost financial service organization in the country through the First Bank Graduate Trainee Programme.
First Bank is Nigeria’s largest and most successful tier-1 financial institution, operating from over 650 branches across the country. Driven by a vision to be the clear leader and Nigeria’s bank of first choice, First Bank has continued to reinvent itself with a view to sustaining its leadership position in the marketplace on all parameters.
First Bank Graduate Recruitment 2013 – Apply Here Read more…
Nigeria’s most premium awards show, The Headies, held last night, Thursday, December 26, 2013 at the Oriental Hotel in Victoria Island, Lagos. Hosted by the suave hip-hop artiste, Dr Sid & delectable songstress, Tiwa Savage, this year’s nomination had the tightest competition with a selection of some of the hottest names in the Nigerian music scene.
emerged the biggest winner of the night with three awards. Fast rising Afro pop artiste, Sean Tizzle also won the Next rated awards and a Hyundai Tucson SUV. Davido
also bagged the Hip Hop World Revelation of the year award and Best R&B/Pop Album. Read more…
Press Villa -Nigerian Movie Online – Nigerian movie (Nollywood movies) Lovers can watch the latest Nigerian Movies Online on iBakaTv Channel which has vision channel where you can watch Nigerian Movie Online for free without paying for it. Please Note that on this platform, you get to watch your favourite nollywood stars in the latest nollywood movies, ghana movies, yoruba movies, musical videos and comedy. Read more…
On behalf of Press Villa management, friends, colleagues and well wishers, I, Uche wish you all a merry xmas..
Looking from January till date, you all my readers have been the reason why this blog still exist, you have made life sweeter and easier for all of us by always stopping by on pressvilla.com to take a glance. Read more…
Iyanya biography is showcased on Press Villa. Born October 31st 1986 in Cross River state to a family of four, Iyanya Onoyom Mbuk is a graduate of Business Management of the University of Calabar and co-founder, Made Men music Group; his record label.
Iyanya, at a tender age, begun vocalising as a member of a children’s Choir in his place of worship and at weddings before he got an offer to present regularly at Channel View hotel in Calabar, his hometown. Read more…
Agricultural Jobs in Obasanjo Farms Nigeria Limited If you are looking for Agricultural jobs in Ogun, you can apply to Obasanjo Farms Nigeria Limited. Details of Agricultural job vacancies can be checked on website or by contacting Obasanjo Farms Nigeria Limited. For Agricultural jobs in Ogun, Obasanjo Farms Nigeria Limited provides job opportunities to Agricultural job aspirants. Read more…
A top clergyman has been kidnapped near Obasanjo Farms in Ota, Ogun State.
“The incident just happened. He was kidnapped in a Prado Jeep heading towards Lagos,” a source close to the police told News Express.
The source disclosed that the victim is a Primate, a high rank usually associated with the Anglican Church. Read more…
Cool TV & Wazobia TV
sister companies of Cool FM/Wazobia FM
and Nigeria Info FM are recruiting for their long awaited family format television in the following categories:
Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela was born in Transkei, South Africa on July 18, 1918. His father was Hendry Mphakanyiswa of the Tembu Tribe. Mandela himself was educated at University College of Fort Hare and the University of Witwatersrand where he studied law. He joined the African National Congress in 1944 and was engaged in resistance against the ruling National Party’s apartheid policies after 1948. He went on trial for treason in 1956-1961 and was acquitted in 1961.
After the banning of the ANC in 1960, Nelson Mandela argued for the setting up of a military wing within the ANC. Read more…
The white wedding of Gospel singers Jahdiel Peter and Emmanuel ‘Eben‘ Benjamin took place today Nov. 30th in Ikota Lagos. Wishing them happy married life.
Photos from gospel singers Jahdiel and Eben’s white wedding Read more…
Actress Omotola Jalade Ekeinde, music producer Don Jazzy, writer Chimama Adichie and musicians P-Square have been named one of Africa’s 100 Most Influential People in 2013 by the New African Magazine
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