NLC, TUC threaten fresh strike over minimum wage
The Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) and Trade Union Congress (NUC) have threatened fresh industrial action over the lingering issue of a new minimum wage for Nigerian workers.
Labour counters Ngige on new minimum wage
The organised labour and organised private sector yesterday insisted that all negotiations for a new minimum wage had been concluded.
FG set to announce new minimum wage
The Federal Government is set to announce the new minimum wage as the Tripartite Committee completes its assignment for onward submission to President Muhammadu Buhari. Mr Ayuba Wabba, NLC President, made this known while speaking with newsmen on Monday in Abuja. According to him, the committee used the two-day to reconvene and deliberate on a…
Labour suspends strike, wage panel meets Thursday
The organised labour in Nigeria yesterday suspended its industrial action, paving the way for the conclusion of negotiations on a new minimum wage on Thursday...
Nigeria's main unions suspend national strike
Nigeria's main labour unions on Sunday suspended a national strike and announced further talks with the government about raising the minimum wage.
Labour may suspend strike action tomorrow as NASU, medical workers join
There are strong indications that the labour movement and its allies will suspend the on-going strike action tomorrow. The Guardian exclusively gathered in Abuja yesterday that this follows an assurance by the Chief of Staff to the President, Abba Kyari...
FG and national minimum wage
The organised Labour in Nigeria began its planned warning strike yesterday even as it accused the Federal Government of failing to mention a figure as minimum wage for workers in the country.
Mininum wage meeting was successful, Ngige disagrees with Labour
Nigerian Government on Thursday said the meeting it had with organised labour unions on the minimum wage did not end in a deadlock as the union claimed on Wednesday. The organised labour afterwards went ahead with strike action. NLC president Ayuba Wabba, at a press conference in Abuja on Wednesday, said both parties could not…
NLC insists on strike despite meeting with Government
Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has declared a total strike following the outcome of a meeting with the Nigerian Government delegation led by labour minister Chris Ngige. NLC president Ayuba Wabba, at a press conference in Abuja on Wednesday, said both parties could not reach an agreement at the meeting. He called on NLC members across…
Labour begins warning strike tomorrow
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), the Trade Union Congress (TUC) and the United Labour Congress (ULC) will begin a warning strike tomorrow to protest the suspension of minimum wage negotiations.
Labour declares stand today on minimum wage
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) is not ruling out strike to reopen stalled negotiations on its demand for better wages, NLC president, Ayuba Wabba, told The Guardian in an exclusive interview yesterday.
Labour mobilises for strike over alleged stuck minimum wage talks
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and its allies have begun mobilisation of relevant organs for the commencement of a nationwide strike action next Wednesday over the alleged suspension of new minimum wage negotiation by the Federal Government. NLC President, Ayuba Wabba, who made the disclosure yesterday in Abuja at the 40th anniversary of the National…