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Resign, aggrieved APC NEC members tell Oshiomhole
Some aggrieved members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) National Executive Council (NEC) have called on the party’s National Chairman, Adams Oshiomhole, to resign his position.
Judiciary workers issue ultimatum to Nasarawa over salary deductions
The Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN), has issued a two-week ultimatum to the Nasarawa State Government to halt deductions of its members’ salaries in High Courts or risk industrial action.
NLC restructures secretariat, appoints new scribe
The National Executive Council (NEC) of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has ordered the immediate reorganisation of the secretariat of the congress. Rising from its meeting in Kano recently, the organ also ratified the retirement of Dr Peter Ozo-Eson while appointing Emmanuel Ogboaja as his replacement.
Labour warns against negative impact of nation's security challenges on human capital
Organised labour has decried the unabated security challenges in the country, saying that the situation is fast depleting the country’s human capital.
Currency dealers raise the alarm over alleged fake $100 bills from India
The Association of Bureaux De Change Operators of Nigeria (ABCON), at the weekend, took up a campaign to alert the public on the security investigations over fake $100 bills, allegedly imported from India into the country. ABCON President, Dr. Aminu Gwadabe, who disclosed the development to financial journalists after the group’s National Executive Council…
ASUP calls off strike, directs members to start work immediately
Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) has suspended its strike nationwide. The poly lecturers had embarked on industrial action two months ago over the Federal Government’s failure to implement agreements reached with the union in 2017. Addressing journalists at the end of its national executive council (NEC) emergency meeting yesterday in Abuja, the president, Usman…
SSANU cautions government against delaying implementation of new minimum wage
Inconsistencies by representatives of the Federal Government on the minimum wage committee may be a ploy to delay the take-off of a new wage in the country, the Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU), has said. The senior staff union of the Nigerian universities warned the Federal and state governments not to overtask the…
Methodist Church seeks terrorist tag for herders, arrest of backers
The Council of Bishops, Methodist Church Nigeria has called on the Federal Government to declare the killer herders terrorists as well as unmask their sponsors. In a communiqué yesterday at the end of its 36th meeting by the Prelate, Dr. Samuel Emeka Kanu Uche and Secretary of Conference, Rt. Rev. (Dr.) Michael Akinwale in Lagos,…
NASU seeks modification of IPPIS for tertiary institutions’ workers
The Non-Academic Staff Union of Educational and Associated Institutions (NASU) has urged the Federal Government to adopt a modified Integrated Personnel Payroll Information System (IPPIS) policy in federal universities, polytechnics and colleges of education.
NAAT decries shortfall in personnel cost of varsities
The communiqué, which was jointly signed by the President of the Association, Sani Suleiman and General Secretary, Iyoyo Hamilton also stressed the need for government to fully pay the earned allowances...
SSANU seeks extension of anti-corruption fight to varsities
The Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU) has urged the Federal Government to extend its anti-corruption crusade to the activities of Pro-Chancellors and Vice-Chancellors of universities across the country.