Wednesday, 25th May 2022
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17 May
COVID-19 unexpectedly led to improvement in productivity and working conditions in Africa, a new report by the International Labour Organisation (ILO) finds.
3 May
The International Labour Organisation (ILO) has disclosed that about three million workers are said to die yearly due to occupational accidents and diseases, while 402 million
12 Apr
The International Labour Organisation (ILO), through its Bureau for Employers’ Activities (ACT/EMP), in collaboration with Nigeria Employers’ Consultative Association (NECA), has unveiled a survey report as part of a global research for Africa to understudy how COVID-19 pandemic and technology are shaping the next normal.       Presenting the report titled ‘The Next Normal: The Changing Workplace in…
29 Mar
Expectations are high as a Togolese, Gilbert Houngbo, has emerged as the new Director-General of the International Labour Organisation (ILO).
22 Mar
Government exists to provide for the security and welfare of citizens. It is well recognised all over the world that peace and security of life and property are the primary conditions for progress and development of any society..
22 Mar
Bridging the gaps in care services could create almost 300 million new jobs worldwide, a new report by the International Labour Organisation (ILO) has said.
18 Mar
That Nigeria of the 21st Century has no credible social security system to buffer unemployment, vulnerable children, offer disability benefits or food assistance to the deprived is harrowing.
11 Mar
The trade volume between Nigeria and Korea hit the two billion-dollar mark in 2021 rising by about 50 per cent. The Republic of Korea Ambassador to Nigeria, Kim Young-Chae, who disclosed this in Abuja,
3 Mar
Africa is contesting the post of the Director-General of the International Labour Organisation (ILO) to win and not make up the number, the Minister of Labour and Employment
23 Feb
For whatever reason, one must wonder if people around the world would have any cause to envy Nigerians. The implication is that the majority of Nigerians have been living in servitude since democracy belted in 1999.
14 Feb
The global economy is at the feet of those who dare, in the entrepreneurship space. That space has become increasingly virtual, giving birth to an entirely new model known as a digital economy...
20 Jan
As the COVID-19 pandemic grinds on and global labour markets continue to struggle, the latest International Labour Organisation (ILO) report, has shown that recovery will remain slow.


Less than five hours to the commencement of the governorship primary of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) in Enugu state fixed for today, Wednesday, three governorship aspirants including former Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu have pulled out of the race.
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Presidential aspirants of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have continued to intensify their lobby of about 2, 340 delegates that will vote at the primary, to be held in Abuja this weekend. Party sources said most of the delegates are concerned about electing a candidate that has the capacity and national appeal to defeat whoever…
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A teenage gunman killed at least 19 young children and two teachers at an elementary school in Texas on Tuesday, prompting a furious President Joe Biden to denounce the US gun lobby and vow to end the nation's cycle of mass shootings. The attack in Uvalde -- a small community about an hour from the…
1 hour ago
Ferdinand Marcos Jr was Wednesday proclaimed the next Philippine president after a landslide win in elections that rights groups and religious leaders fear could weaken the corruption-prone country's fragile democracy.
1 hour ago
Relatives of Myanmar's ousted leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Wednesday filed a complaint before a UN watchdog against her detention following a military coup last year, their lawyers said.