Month: August 2016

Bag Of Rice Now Cost More Than Our Minimum Wage – NLC

Chairman of the Anambra State chapter of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Jerry Nnubia, on Tuesday lamented the economic situation of the country saying bag of rice now cost more the N18,000 being paid to them as minimum wage. The labour leader wants to know why workers should be...

Scores Dead As 6.2-Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Italy… See Photos

A strong earthquake hit central Italy, leaving terrified residents huddled outside collapsed buildings overnight and an unknown number of people trapped beneath the rubble. At least 14 people died following the 6.2-magnitude earthquake early Wednesday. The earthquake hit 10 kilometers (6.2 miles) southeast of Norcia at 3:36 a.m., the...