1 Aug 2016
The Minister of Labour and Employment, Sen. Chris Ngige, said on Monday that the Federal Government had received 800,000 applications for the 500,000 jobs promised the youth. Speaking at the 5th Town Hall Meeting organised by the Federal Ministry of Information in Enugu on Monday, Ngige advised the people of the South East to explore…
26 Jul 2016
If there is one governor who is not losing sleep over the current economic crunch and other myriads of problems plaguing the country, that is Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State.
16 Jul 2016
The Federal Government has said that it would partner the United States on fair labour practices to boost international trade relations in the Nigeria.
15 Jul 2016
The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has restated government’s determination to check prevalence of vision impairment in the country.
8 Jul 2016
Deputy Director (Press) of the Ministry of Labour and Employment, Samuel Olowookere, said in Abuja yesterday that the meeting would now hold today at the boardroom of the Ministry of Petroleum Resources at the NNPC Towers.
6 Jul 2016
The Minister of Labour and Employment, Sen. Chris Ngige, is to meet with representatives of PENGASSAN on Thursday, a statement issued on Wednesday in Abuja said.
5 Jul 2016
Speaking further, the Minister emphasized that child labour is a socio-economic challenge affecting not only Nigeria and African region, but the entire world.
14 Jun 2016
Nigeria’s economy is virtually in a recession, even though this has not been technically declared.
9 Jun 2016
The Senate yesterday directed its Committee on Banking, Insurance and Other Financial Institutions to invite the Labour and Employment Minister, Chris Ngige, for interrogation over his threat to revoke the licences ...
9 Jun 2016
More trying times await the country as its foreign reserve slowed to $27.3 billion with a deficit of $7billion outstanding letters of credit to settle, The Guardian has learnt.
8 Jun 2016
The much-awaited conditional cash transfer and other social safety net programme of the Federal Government would begin next month (July), the Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige said yesterday.
3 Jun 2016
The Federal Government has set in motion deliberations on a new national minimum wage proposal raised by the two leading workers unions in the country, the Nigeria Labour Congress ...