Nigeria Employers’ Consultative Association
NECA awards to celebrate employers implementing best practices
The Nigeria Employers’ Consultative Association (NECA) has said its yearly employer's excellence award has been established to celebrate organisations that have implemented policies
OPS estimates losses to #EndSARS protests at over N5trillion
• Recommends NSIA funds as a bailout for businesses The Organised Private Sector (OPS), has estimated the total value of economic losses to businesses nationwide during the #EndSARS protests at over N5 trillion. The group said the losses ranged from looted machinery, consumables, livestock, raw-materials, pharmaceutical products, luxury goods and cash to vandalism and destruction of walls,…
Stakeholders urge government to declare state of emergency on unemployment
Stakeholders have called on the government to declare a state of emergency on job creation in Nigeria. They argued that with the current rate of unemployment, there was a need for the public and private sector to team up to address the challenge. Director-General of the Nigeria Employers’ Consultative Association (NECA), Dr. Timothy…
A look at labour 60 years after
There is no doubt that the labour movement in Nigeria for the past 60 years has witnessed some high moments with significant turbulence. Shortly after Independence, the labour movement showed some interesting prospects. However, events in the last few decades call for concern. With the exit of colonial masters, there were efforts to build strong…
COVID-19: When fear of economic contraction, job losses grips a nation
The world of work is being profoundly affected by the novel coronavirus pandemic with a global recession on the horizon. Apart from the threat to public health, the economic and social obstruction will impact negatively
NECA tasks FG on investment in animal husbandry for revenue
The Nigeria Employers’ Consultative Association (NECA), has called on the Federal Government to encourage investment in animal husbandry to enable organisations and many other players
NSITF seeks amendment to prosecute culprits of non-compliance with law
Plans are underway by the Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund (NSITF), to partner the National Assembly for the amendment of the Employees Compensation Act 2010, to include the power to prosecute establishments
NECA decries sealing of member companies
The Nigeria Employers’ Consultative Association (NECA) has expressed concerns over the recent sealing of the premises of Nestlé Nigeria Plc by officials of the National Lottery Regulatory Commission (NLRC).
NECA tasks workers on improved productivity for national growth
Following the agreement reached by the Federal Government and organised labour on consequential adjustment on the new national minimum wage increase, the Nigeria Employers' Consultative Association (NECA), has called on Nigerian workers to roll up their sleeves for improved productivity.
Exclusive breastfeeding good for infants, quick recovery after childbirth - Group
President, Nigeria Employers’ Consultative Association (NECA) and Network Entrepreneurial Women (NNEW), Modupe Oyekunle, has emphasised the importance of breast milk to child brain development, increased intelligence and productivity.