Nigeria Labour Congress
Expert advocates expansion of tax net, faults increase in VAT
The immediate past General Secretary of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Dr Peter Ozo-Eson, has urged federal and state governments to expand the tax net to capture high earners in the informal sector of the economy.
NLC protests against alleged trespass on landed property
Officials of Nigeria Labour Congress, (NLC), kaduna State Council have embarked on a massive protest against the occupation of the Union’s landed property...
Unleashing latent potential of social sector through funding
Most countries that desire growth is quick to point at huge spending on the provision of physical infrastructure such as roads and power as critical enablers for rapid economic development.
Union, agency dispute over planned sacking of bank workers
Organised labour has vowed to shutdown First Bank of Nigeria over plans to sack over 1,000 of its workers without following due process.
Ayeoribe: Governors risk labour’s fury over minimum wage
A former Chairman of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Kwara State Council, Emmanuel Ayeoribe says labour will paralyse activities in states that are not ready to implement the new minimum wage and negotiate the consequential adjustment. He spoke to COLLINS OLAYINKA. WHAT do you make of the Governors’ Forum claims that they are not bound…
Pay minimum wage or vacate office – Labour tells governors
The organised labour has appealed to state Houses of Assembly to identify with workers by compelling governors to pay the new minimum wage. Mr Emmanuel Ugboaja, General-Secretary of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), made the appeal while fielding questions from journalists on Sunday in Lagos.
NLC warns states against non-implementation of minimum wage
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), has charged states to adopt Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) with state councils of the labour centres in the negotiation of a consequential agreement in the implementation of the minimum wage law.
Fayemi begs workers to shelve minimum wage strike
Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi, yesterday, appealed to workers to shelve their planned nation-wide strike to protest against the non-implementation of the new national minimum wage, saying such action would amount to an effort in futility.