NLC insists on mass protest in Ogun today
The mass protests slated for Abeokuta, Ogun State will take place today as planned despite the threat of the State Governor, Ibikunle Amosun, to disgrace the leadership of the Nigeria Labour Congress.
We must rescue Ogun workers from Amosun — NLC President
The leadership of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has said it must rescue Ogun workers from some alleged anti-labour practices of the state governor, Mr Ibikunle Amosun.
Governors hail Wabba’s re-election as NLC president
Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) has congratulated the president of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Ayuba Wabba, on his re-election to serve another four-year term. Director-general of the NGF, Asishana Okauru, yesterday in Abuja appreciated Wabba’s efforts towards extricating the average Nigerian worker from the shackles of poverty. According to Okauru, the NGF and the NLC…
More huddles before new minimum wage
Though the House of Representatives has passed N30,000 as the new minimum wage into law, there are many huddles the bill would still have to cross before it becomes a reality.
Health workers protest in Abuja
Joint Health Workers Union (JOHESU) staged a protest at the Federal Ministry of Health, Abuja, demanding immediate implementation...
FG, NLC and minimum-wage federalism
It is not gratifying to note that the raging issue of the approval and implementation of a new minimum wage in Nigeria has been quite topical for the better...
President may transmit bill to National Assembly before January 23, Chris Ngige affirms
Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige, has said that President Muhammadu Buhari may transmit the minimum wage bill to the National Assembly on or before Wednesday, January 23, 2019.
NLC vows to vote out anti-workers governors, protests in Kano
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and its affiliate bodies have restated their earlier threat to vote out all state governors that fail to implement the N30,000 minimum wage.
Ortom, Ayade pledge to pay N30,000
Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has said that if given the capacity, he would even pay the state workers above N30,000 as minimum wage. Ortom stated this yesterday in Makurdi while addressing members of the Nigeria Labour Congress.....