TUC, Makarfi want end to insurgency, others, DAPPMA assures Nigerians of fuel availability
Former Governor of Kaduna State, Ahmed Mohammed Makarfi, has called on Muslims to join hands together to ensure an end to insurgency and other socio-economic ills in the country. Makarfi, who was also former Chairman, Caretaker Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), stated this yesterday in his Eid-el-Fitr message to Islamic faithful to mark…
Labour, manufacturers set to endorse free trade agreement
General Secretary of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Dr. Peter Ozo-Eson, has disclosed readiness to endorse the Continental Free Trade Agreement (CFTA).
TUC plans to stop re-election of governors owing workers’ salaries
A Former Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Nuhu Ribadu, has cautioned against separating the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit (NFIU) from the EFCC. He spoke yesterday at an Anti-Corruption Situation Room, organised by the HEDA Resource Centre in Abuja. Ribadu said the plan would create a setback in the country’s anti-corruption drive.…
Resign if you cannot pay workers’ salaries, TUC tells governors
The Trade Union Congress (TUC) of Nigeria has urged state governors who cannot meet their obligations to their workers to vacate office.
NLC threatens strike over salaries in Kano
Labour unions under the auspices of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Trade Union Congress (TUC ) and Joint Public Service Negotiation Council (JNC) have threatened...
Workers’ indefinite strike threatens Calabar Carnival
The annual Calabar Carnival on which the Cross River State Government may spend over N3 billion is threatened as workers plan to resume an indefinite...
FG okays composition of minimum wage committee
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the membership of the proposed National Minimum Wage Committee to be inaugurated soon.
Labour accuses Cross River of misappropriating N19 Billion Paris Club refund
The organised labour in Cross River State has accused the state government of misappropriating the N19 billion meant for the settlement of gratuities, salaries and other labour-related matters in the state.
Labour decries precarious work, plans ultimatum to FG over minimum wage
Issa Aremu, said workers could not continue to work under precarious wages, while government continues to delay the implementation of a new minimum after the expiration of the N18000 minimum wage in 2015.