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 ...
24 May 2016
Amidst speculations on why President Buhari cancelled his scheduled official visit to Lagos, the presidency yesterday insisted it had nothing to do with an illness.
20 May 2016
From the Minister of Labour and Productivity, Chris Ngige, yesterday came the stark revelation that some 20 million unemployed persons exist in the country.
17 May 2016
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and Trade Union Congress (TUC) have said negotiations for the new minimum wage would be treated separately from the ongoing agitation against fuel price hike.