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Joe Ajaero

3 May
The epileptic power supply in the country may worsen if a threat by electricity workers to withdraw their services over insecurity in the country is carried out.
3 Jan
As the controversy rages over the impracticability, availability, legality, or otherwise of state governors borrowing N17trillion from the pension funds, labour unions, retirees insist that trust and accountability deficit...
17 Jul 2020
The Comrade Joe Ajaero-led United Labour Congress (ULC) and the National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG), yesterday, returned to the Nigeria Labour Congress
23 Apr 2020
Notwithstanding the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic that had brought unprecedented challenges for businesses both locally and globally, its impact on businesses has resulted in a global shutdown, frustrating business operations, investments and supply chains.
7 Apr 2020
The United Labour Congress (ULC) has called on government to work with relevant sector stakeholders, to put in place a hazard and life insurance package for workers exposed to the COVID-19 pandemic.
30 Jan 2020
Seven weeks after the Federal Government failed to implement agreement reached with workers in the electricity sector, they have vowed to resume their suspended strike.
24 Dec 2019
Electricity workers have raised an alarm over the level at which their members are beaten up and mobbed on daily basis by Nigerians to provide them pre-paid meters.
17 Sep 2019
Moves by the Federal Government to increase Value Added Tax (VAT) from five per cent to 7.2 per cent has continued to generate more controversies from different quarters.
10 Aug 2019
Sorrow and anguish have continued to prevail at the home of the Nwawuike family in Ikorodu, an outskirt in Lagos State following the mysterious disappearance...
27 Jun 2019
It is only when critical stakeholders in labour movement collaborate with a singular sincerity of purpose that the employers of labour would fully implement the new minimum wage of N30,000, United Labour Congress (ULC) has said.
14 May 2019
The United Labour Congress (ULC), has urged the Federal Government to urgently tackle the high rate of unemployment in the country.
2 May 2019
The United Labour Congress (ULC) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to launch a campaign to reform the country’s electoral system. It stressed that the Buhari adminitrstaion should seek to bequeath that legacy to the nation so that its electoral process becomes more acceptable to Nigerians in future. Congress stated that with this, the President should…


Barcelona is close to finalising Xavi Hernandez's long-anticipated return as coach, according to various reports in the Catalan press on Thursday, with B team coach Sergi Barjuan put in temporary charge following the sacking of Ronald Koeman.
7 mins ago
The businessman who organised the 2019 flight that killed Argentine footballer Emiliano Sala was Thursday found guilty of endangering the safety of an aircraft.
10 mins ago
Antiguan authorities have confirmed that the Nigerian couples who are wanted for a multibillion Naira investment scam are citizens of the country. "Both Bamise Ajetunmobi and Elizabeth Ajetunmobi were granted citizenship in April 2021 having applied under the Citizenship by Investment Programme," Antigua and Barbuda's Citizenship by Investment Unit said in a statement. Nigerian couple…
12 mins ago
The First Lady, Aisha Buhari, has expressed readiness to strengthen collaboration with other development partners to provide the needed support for the advancement of women and girl-child education.
16 mins ago
Squid Game's director Hwang Dong-hyuk has revealed that many of the show's characters are drawn from his real life. Dong-hyuk believes that viewers around the world resonate with the theme of economic inequality found in the movie. Since Squid Game's debut on Netflix last month, the show has blown up, becoming Netflix's most popular series…