Workers want government to incorporate revival of textile industry into economic plan
Workers in the textile industry have urged the Federal Government to incorporate the revival of textile firms into the framework of the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP).
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.
How to make ‘Not Too Young To Rule’ law work, by Aremu
Labour leader, Comrade Issa Aremu, says for the Not Too Young to Run law to be meaningful, the Federal Government must ensure the provision of jobs to the army of the unemployed in the country.
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,…
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.
Aremu blames high unemployment on crisis of governance
General Secretary, National Union of Garment and Textile Workers of Nigeria (NUTGTWN), Comrade Issa Aremu, has attributed the high level of unemployment in...
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.