Seven years on, Labour Ministry yet to obey Appeal Court order
Despite the landmark consent judgment of the Court of Appeal, Lagos compelling the Federal Ministry of Labour and Employment through the office of the Registrar of Trade Unions to issue certificate of registration to Agricultural and Allied Union of Nigeria....
Varsities’ strike continues as ASUU fails to seal deal with government
The hope of the Academic Staff of Universities (ASUU) and Federal Government reaching agreement over the lingering strike action in the universities has again...
2019: Ngige describes Ohaneze’s endorsement of Atiku as partisan
The Minster of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, has described the endorsement of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential Candidate, Atiku Abubakar, by the Ohaneze Ndigbo as partisan.
FG justifies N27, 000 minimum wage bill, directs those opposing to NASS
The Federal Government says that the report and the recommendation of the Tripartite Committee on the new National Minimum Wage(TCNMW) is not binding on what the new wage should be.
Government okays N27,000 minimum wage, FG workers get N30,000
The National Council of State (NCS) yesterday approved N27,000 as the new national minimum wage and asked President Muhammadu Buhari to quickly transmit...
Stakeholders call for third party in ASUU-FG rift
When the Federal Government through the Labour and Employment Minister, Chris Ngige, announced that it was close to reaching an accord with the Academic Staff Union of Universities...
Non-academic staff of varsities begin protest over agreement with FG
Senior staff of universities under the aegis of Senior Staff Association of Nigeria Universities (SSANU) will today begin a three-day protest against non-implementation of the agreement on earned allowances with the Federal Government. The association also condemned Federal Government’s refusal to obey court judgment on staff schools. This was contained in the resolution d of…
FG not afraid of country’s growing population, it is an advantage, says Ngige
Nigeria's Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, says the Federal Government would work with other partners in turning the country’s huge population into an advantage.