The unions attributed their increasing silence to the prevailing economic crises in the country, saying that workers’ support cannot be guaranteed in an environment of uncertainty.
Labour appeals to Bayelsa government to release December pay
The Bayelsa State chapters of the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) and Trade Union Congress (TUC) have appealed to the Bayelsa state government to pay civil servants their December salary.
Imo workers issue 21-day ultimatum over unpaid salaries
This was disclosed in Owerri, the Imo State capital by the State Chairman of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Austin Chilakpu.
NULGE plans rallies to support local government autonomy
The Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE) would organise nationwide in support of the National Assembly to grant autonomy to local government councils in the country.
Four weeks after approval Ogun pensioners await payment of gratuity
The Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Taiwo Adeoluwa, had stated: “Out of the amount (12.5billion), N6billion would be used to clear the backlog of gratuities from November 2012 to January 2014.”
‘Implementation of patronage policy will assist manufacturers out of recession’
In a bid to check the unintended effects of economic recession on the real sector, especially among manufacturers, operators have urged the Federal Government to ensure the implementation of the patronage policy.
BoI to improve access to funds for certified products
To further improve local production in the country, the Bank of Industry (BoI) has announced plans to improve access to funds for locally produced goods already certified by regulatory agencies.
Mamador Oil urges consumers to make health resolutions in 2017
The campaign, tagged ‘Pledge for Your Heart’ which kicked off in Lagos this month actively engaged consumers on the importance of imbibing healthy habits that guarantee good heart health and discard ones that do not.
‘Local raw materials sourcing to stimulate real sector growth’
Notwithstanding improved access to foreign exchange for importation of raw materials, operators in the real sector have been urged to further explore local sourcing to mitigate...