Nigerian youths crucial in anti-corruption crusade -Magu
The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr Ibrahim Magu, said that Nigerian youths are crucial to the success of anti-corruption crusade as they remained the strength of the future.
NLC seeks downward review of political officeholders’ salaries
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), has urged downward review of the salaries of political officeholders in the country.This was contained in a communiqué signed by Congress President, Ayuba Wabba, and General Secretary, Emmanuel Ugboaja...
NLC seeks more funds in NHIS
PRESIDENT of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Ayuba Wabba, has urged the Federal Government to invest adequate funds into the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) to address most of the health challenges, including emerging diseases and also address the issue of medical tourism. Wabba, who spoke at the Strategic Retreat of NHIS, State Social Health…
Opposition to FG borrowing N2t from pension fund grows
Workers lack confidence in the ability of the political class to deliver on their promises, or to safeguard their life-savings when entrusted in their hands
NLC directs state chapters to embark on strike over non-negotiation of minimum wage
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has directed any of its state chapters to proceed on industrial action without recourse to the national headquarters once it is not satisfied with the speed of negotiation.
New minimum wage of N30, 000 takes effect
After series of meetings between the Minister of Labour and Employment Dr. Chris Ngige and leadership of the orgnaised labour, the Federal Government, on Wednesday, October 23, 2019...
NLC lauds some states over new wage, packages hostile Christmas gift for others
Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has commended Lagos, Kaduna, Kebbi, Adamawa and Jigawa states for beginning the implementation of the N30,000 new minimum wage.
Hotel workers blame dwindling patronage on worsening insecurity
The worsening insecurity in Nigeria, is threatening patronage of hotels and other recreational facilities, National President of the National Union of Hotels and Personal Services Workers (NUHPSW), Helen Jaja, has said. She explained that the development...
Agreement on minimum wage percentage increase ‘mere speculation’ - NLC
The President, Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) Dr Ayuba Wabba, has described as mere speculation, reports of an agreement to a 20 per cent and 13.5 per cent consequential adjustments for workers on Grade Levels 7-14 and 15-17 respectively.