Tackle unemployment, poverty to fight insecurity, workers urge governments
To save Nigeria from a looming catastrophe, government at all levels have been urged to take urgent steps to address economic challenges that have been proven to be root causes of insecurity in the country.
‘Give structured public loans to tackle rising debt burden’
To check rising rate of Nigeria’s debt profile, stakeholders have called for an urgent need to give in to well-structured public loans for projects only.
TUC demands sacking of managing director of TCN
Trade dispute between labour and management of the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), would not be resolved until Usman Muhammed is removed as managing director, Trade Union Congress (TUC) has said.
Minimum wage: FG can’t cheat workers – Labour
The organised labour has dismissed insinuations that the Federal Government was not sincere enough to implement the new minimum wage of N30,000. The President-General of the Trade Union Congress (TUC), Mr Bobboi Kaigama, said this on Monday in Akure during the fifth Triennial Delegates’ Conference of the Ondo State chapter of the union where Com.…
Civil servants urge National Assembly to approve N30,000 minimum wage
The Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria (ASCSN) has enjoined the National Assembly to approve the N30,000 monthly national minimum wage as agreed by the tripartite committee.
Prioritising workers’ welfare in 2019
Undoubtedly the out gone year was a turbulent one for the Nigerian workers, as the struggle to increase the minimum wage to N30,000 from the present N18,000 is still on-going.
TUC urges peace, harmony before, after 2019 polls
As the electioneering campaigns for next year’s general elections gather momentum, the Trade Union of Nigeria (TUC), has urged politicians to ensure that the 2019 polls are held under an atmosphere of peace and tranquility before and after the exercise.
Tackling unemployment through economic diversification
The claim that Nigeria is endowed with huge human and material resources is at variance with the rising acute unemployment, and under-employment challenges that confront the country. While there are various factors that have been blamed for the intractable development, observers have continued to point at poor leadership, lack of vision, unbridled corruption, and mismanagement…
Government meets labour over wage saga as pensioners threaten protest
The Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha, has met with organised labour over the minimum wage imbroglio.