FG outlaws United Labour Congress, faults strike move
Chris Ngige, while faulting calls for a nationwide strike by the unregistered United Labour Congress (ULC), said the Federal Government has not registered any other trade union apart from the NLC and TUC.
Workers lament poor wages, lack of entitlements
Joe Ajaero, noted that May Day has become synonymous with the history of struggles by wage earners in the capitalist economy, who are controlled by the owners of capital and means of production.
Labour to protest planned removal of minimum wage from exclusive list
Mr Joe Ajaero, the President, United Labour Congress (ULC) said at the pre-2017 May Day seminar organised by ULC, in Lagos.
Labour moves against Enugu DISCO, pickets offices
Led by the president, United Labour Congress, Comrade Joe Ajaero, the workers said the decision to occupy the company headquarters and other outlets in the zone followed the alleged refusal of...
NLC crisis deepens as Ajaero’s faction inaugurates own union
The union unanimously elected Ajaero as its president while the president of the Nigerian Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG), Igwe Achese, was elected deputy president.
New labour centre emerges as 25 unions elect Ajaero president
No fewer than 25 industrial unions on Saturday elected Mr Joe Ajaero as president of a new labour centre, United Labour Congress (ULC).
Privatised Electricity Utilities: Mounting challenges and options for stakeholders
Three years down the line, Nigerians are still battling with the same epileptic power supply that necessitated privatisation of the utilities. Now voices are getting louder.
Work harder on yourself than you do on your job
Except that all is not well. Workers are saying “No” to the growing tide of job cuts, unpaid salaries, among others. In early July, oil workers threatened to go on strike over sacks of their members.