NLC cautions government against signing Africa continental free trade agreement
The Africa Continental Free Trade Agreement (ACFTA) would lead to massive job looses, closure of businesses and incapacitate local technological advancement, the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has said.
NLC sets July deadline for new minimum wage
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has insisted that the new minimum wage must come into effect in July this year.
FG says new minimum wage will meet economic realities
Mr Boss Mustapha, the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), says the Federal Government is committed to ensuring that the new National Minimum Wage meets the present economic realities. Mustapha said this at a dinner and award night organised to mark the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) 40th Anniversary celebration. The theme of the…
Nigeria Labour Congress may demand N72,000 as new minimum wage
Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) may be demanding N72, 000 ($200) equivalent as new minimum wage.
NLC vows to resist attempt to slowdown review of minimum wage
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) on Monday vowed to resist any attempt to slowdown the review of the National Minimum wage.
Workers’ welfare and challenges of 2018
Even though 2017 was a very tough and challenging year for workers, pensioners and Nigerians generally with attendant loss of jobs, unpaid salaries and pensions, stunted minimum wage, rise in inflation, petrol scarcity across the country and the fall of the Naira....
NLC President calls for upward review of pensions
President Nigeria Labour Congress, (NLC) Comrade Ayuba Wabba has called for an upward review of pension to help minimise economic hardship facing pensioners.
NLC to protest against mass sacking of Kaduna State councils’ workers
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has vowed to employ every lawful means to resist the mass sacking of local councils’ workers in Kaduna State.NLC President, Ayuba Wabba....
Buhari orders governors to clear outstanding workers’ salaries
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday directed the Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, to facilitate release of 50 per cent from the balance of the first...