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Emmanuel Ugboaja

3 Nov 2020
First, we should start by appreciating why the labour movement issued a strike notice; why the trade unions opted for strike rather than dialogue. The straightforward answer would be that the other party (government) was not available to dialogue.
13 Feb 2020
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...
2 Jan 2020
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), has insisted that 18 out of the 36 states in the federation are yet to commence the process of negotiating consequential adjustments of the N30,000 minimum wage.
30 Oct 2019
From the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) came yesterday a warning that any state that dithers over the negotiation of the consequential adjustment of the new minimum wage risks an unprecedented industrial crisis.
16 Oct 2019
The General Secretary of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Emmanuel Ugboaja, yesterday said labour did not issue any strike notice in anticipation of a failure to reach an agreement with the Federal Government on consequential adjustment of the minimum wage.
14 Oct 2019
Workers in Osun say they will join the nationwide strike called by the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) if the Federal Government and labour failed to reach agreement on consequential adjustment on the wage increase.
8 Oct 2019
Labour leaders have urged the new Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Festus Keyamo, to bring his legal experience to bear to protect and elevate the interest of Nigerian workers.
12 Sep 2019
New General Secretary of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Emmanuel Ugboaja, has assumed duties following the retirement of Dr. Peter Ozo-Eson, who bowed out of Congress after attaining 70 years.


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“There is so much injustice in this country, the police are under-paid and have not learnt any lesson from #EndSARS….” These were the last words of a Canadian-based protester, Patriot Patrick Eholor, yesterday, while speaking with journalists...
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Visiting Turkish President, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, has raised the alarm over presence of a terror group hibernating in Nigeria, Fetullah Terrorist Organisation (FETO), as both nations, yesterday, signed eight critical bilateral agreements on energy, defence and hydrocarbon, among others.
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Former US President Donald Trump announced plans Wednesday to launch his own social networking platform called "TRUTH Social," which is expected to begin its beta launch for "invited guests" next month.
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Oil, gas, and coal production plans of some of the world's biggest oil, gas, and coal producers, including Nigeria, far exceed the emissions targets set in the Paris Agreement on Climate Change, the 2021 Production Gap Report of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) has stated.