Aremu laments face-off between executive, legislature
For the nation’s democracy to be rooted both the executive and legislative arms must sheath their swords for Nigeria economic and political survival; labour Leader, Issa Aremu has said.According him, the current face off between both arms of government in the country is a great danger and threat that can derail Democratic governance.
‘Declaration brings integrity to governance’
The Organised Labour praised President Muhammadu Buhari for the posthumous honour.
Labour urges African leaders to immortalise Winnie Mandela
A trade union leader, Issa Aremu, has urged African leaders to immortalise the name of the late Winnie Madikizela Mandela, an anti-apartheid freedom fighter and former wife of Nelson Mandela who was laid to rest at the weekend in her township of Soweto. Aremu, while addressing the eighth African Regional Executive Committee in Dakar,…
NLC chief, Kano back Buhari’s declaration
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) leader, Issa Aremu, has said that the controversy over why the President is contesting or not is unnecessary in as much as he has the constitutional right to seek re-election in 2019.
Hold security agencies accountable for attacks, killings, says Aremu
Lamenting over the high level of insecurity in the country, Labour leader, Issa Aremu has said that it is high time Nigerians hold the police and other security operatives responsible for the attacks and killings across the nation. Aremu, a National Executive Council (NEC) member of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), however said that the…
Labour leader flays Danjuma’s call for self-defence
A Labour leader, Issa Aremu, has condemned Gen. T.Y. Danjuma’s call that Nigerians should arm themselves in self-defence.He described the comment as un-statesmanlike, uncalled for and unconstitutional.
Labour criticises Buhari government over failure to revive industry, economy
Labour leaders and textiles workers have criticised the administration of Muhammadu Buhari over its failure to revive collapsed textiles industry and Nigerian economy two years after.
NLC may be forced to go on industrial action over fuel scarcity, says Aremu
The organised Labour might embark on industrial action to force the federal government to put an end to the persistent fuel crisis in the country, which has subjected millions of Nigerians to severe economic hardship, labour leader, Issa Aremu, has warned. Aremu, a member of the National Executive Council (NEC) of the Nigeria Labour Congress…
Textile workers seek policy to enhance investment in local fabrics
Unless the Federal Government translate it executive orders into action by directing all agencies and parastatals to continue to patronize Nigerian made fabric, the textiles industry in the country will remain dead, the National Union of Textiles and Garment Workers of Nigeria (NUTGWN) has said.