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Nigeria Labour Congress

27 Jul
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has warned the Federal Government to prepare for another people’s uprising akin to the #EndSARS protest in 2020 if quick steps are not taken to resolve the ongoing industrial
26 Jul
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), yesterday, said it has fully mobilised all its affiliates across sectors for a total shut down of the economy today.
21 Jul
Organised Labour, yesterday, disrupted economic activities at Falomo head office of telecommunications giant, MTN Nigeria, for alleged sharp practices.
19 Jul
The Student Wing of Coalition of Northern Groups (CNG-SW), yesterday, directed its 19 northern state chapters to join the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) in nationwide protest over the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) strike.
11 Jul
National Union of Textile Garment and Tailoring Workers of Nigeria (NUTGTWN) will join the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) to mobilise for a solidarity industrial action if the Federal Government
11 Jun
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has appealed to the Federal Government to compel state governors owing the National Minimum Wage to implement it without further delay.
3 May
As the country prepares for the 2023 general elections, the quest for good governance and quality political leadership was the crux of this year’s Workers’ Day celebration
2 May
Organised labour has urged Federal Government to suspend privatisation of the electricity sector.
2 May
Plateau State chapter of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has lamented the Federal Government’s nonchalant attitude towards the prolonged strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities...
1 May
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Lagos State chapter, has assured the state Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu of their utmost support in his bid to get a second term in office.
29 Apr
Plans are underway by Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) to stage a three-day national protest against the ongoing strike by university workers. The protest could, however, snowball into a nationwide down tool, if government’s inaction continues.
29 Mar
With the current review of the nation’s labour law, the organised labour has demanded a regulation manual to regularise ‘non-permanent’ staff of banks.


Nobel Laureate Professor Wole Soyinka on Monday condemned a viral video on social media showing members of the Pyrates Confraternity mocking the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu during a procession. Soyinka in a statement said he was appalled at the lyrics of the song. In the video, the Pyrates’ members…
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A Sri Lankan court on Monday released on bail top leftist trade union leader Joseph Stalin, whose arrest had sparked international condemnation and widespread protests.
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The Kano State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) says flood has killed three persons and displaced 495 families in Ajingi Local Government Area of the state. The Executive Secretary, Kano SEMA, Dr Saleh Jili, disclosure this on Monday in Ajingi while distributing relief materials to the victims, including the families of the three deceased ones. Jili…
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The Kremlin on Monday accused Ukrainian forces of firing on the Zaporizhzhia atomic power plant, warning of potential "catastrophic consequences" for Europe.
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African superstars and former Liverpool teammates Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane scored at the weekend as new league seasons dawned in Europe.