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International Labour Organisation

13 Jan 2017
The UN International Labour Organisation (ILO), said economic growth trends was lagging behind employment needs and predicts both rising unemployment and worsening social inequality throughout 2017.
11 Oct 2016
Speaking recently in Lagos, the National President of ASSBIFI, Comrade Sunday Salako, said workers must fight against casualisation in accordance with International Labour Organisation (ILO) convention.
22 Aug 2016
Labour leaders, lawyers, academics and other stakeholders have condemned the move by Imo, Benue and Sokoto to reduce the working hours and days in their states.
21 Aug 2016
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has condemned in strong terms the Imo Government’s three-day work, two-day farming for workers recently introduced by the Gov. Rochas Okorocha.
16 Aug 2016
Okorocha had announced August 1 for the policy take off, but surprisingly, workers shunned the order describing it as unconstitutional, and inconsistent with International Labour Organisation (ILO) conventions.
26 Jun 2016
It was just as well that at the recently concluded 105th international labour conference in Geneva, Switzerland, echoes of the campaign against child labour reverberated poignantly on the conscience of humanity.
7 Jun 2016
To stem the growing pangs of poverty across global economies, about $600 billion might be required yearly or $10 trillion in the next 15 years.


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