Speaking at the opening ceremony of OTUWA Working group on communication, President of ECOWAS, Mademba Sock and President of NLC, Ayuba Wabba decried the rising poverty among workers in the West African region.
Delta, World Bank, EU spend N342m to revitalise vocational education
The World Bank in partnership with the European Union (EU) and the Delta State Government has spent N342 million on the rehabilitation and resuscitation of technical and vocational education in Delta...
Ondo poly retirees groan under unpaid N912.7m pension arrears
The statement signed by Mr Rufus Oguntoyinbo and Mr Stephen Oluwole, the Chairman and the Secretary of the association respectively, said not less than 57 of them had died in the last three years.
Ebonyi Labour unions reject Dave Umahi’s new pension bill
The Ebonyi state chapter of Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Trade Union Congress (TUC) and Joint Public Service Negotiating Council (JPSNC) have rejected the new pension bill recently signed into law by Governor Dave Umahi.
NUJ, RATTAWU shut down Bayelsa FM radio station over industrial dispute
The labour unions who said they were protesting incessant arrest of its members and accused the General Manager of the station, Mr John Idumange of double standards.
Ete emerges PENGASSAN’s chairman at Chevron
The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN), Chevron Branch, has appointed Comrade Onyegbaren Ete as its Chairman to steer the affairs of the branch for the next three years.
FG, UN train 115 women on skills, trades
The Federal Government and United Nations Women Support Empowerment Association in Japan (UN-WOSEA) are to train 115 Borno women in skills acquisitions and entrepreneurship.
MTN Foundation, others task youths on winning strategy
Youths have been charged to be pragmatic in their approach toward addressing issues they might be dealing with in their quest to create and sustain a winning idea for empowerment and development.
Bank appoints Henry Bassey as chief marketing officer
Henry is a seasoned strategic marketing and communications enthusiast with strong leadership and deal closing abilities garnered over the past 20 years in competitive markets such as Nigeria and the UK.