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.
NLC pickets Chinese firms over alleged maltreatment of workers
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) yesterday picketed three Chinese mining firms in Ogun State over alleged inhuman treatment of workers. The NLC, in conjunction with the Nigeria Union of Mine Workers (NUMW) accused the companies of maltreating their Nigerian employees, contrary to the country’s labour law. The affected companies are A and B, Multi Verse…
NASU seeks unification of Nigerian labour centres
The Non-Academic Staff Union of Universities and Associated Institutions has urged the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) to lead the process of unification of the organised labour into one indivisible entity.
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...
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...
Plateau NLC upbeat over strike compliance
The Chairman of the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) Plateau State chapter, Jibrin Bancir yesterday expressed satisfaction on the level of compliance of the ongoing strike, saying, although he was not in Jos metropolis, reports reaching him indicate a measurable level of compliance.
Strike attains total compliance in Abia, say NLC, TUC
In Abia State, the ongoing nationwide warning strike declared by the NLC witnessed 100 per cent compliance. The state NLC Chairman, Comrade Uchenna Obigwe and his Trade Union Congress (TUC) counterpart Comrade Sunny Onwuma dropped the hint yesterday.
Labour gives condition for ending strike
The warning strike declared by the organised labour was observed in part across the country yesterday. Labour is demanding N65,000 as a national minimum wage, up from the current N18,000.
Strike paralyses activities at National Assembly as PASAN shuts premises
Activities were paralysed at the National Assembly complex yesterday following the nationwide indefinite warning strike declared by organised labour over a new minimum wage for workers.