Ogun Assembly quizzes finance commissioner on state’s financial health
The Ogun State Finance Commissioner, Mr. Wole Oshinowo, yesterday appeared before the state House of Assembly Committee on Finance and Appropriation to brief it on the financial health of the state. The committee had sought to know why the state as of now had not used the N17.3 Paris Club refund received from the Federal…
NLC, YIAGA to mobilise youths for political participation
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and Youth Initiative for Advocacy, Growth and Advancement (YIAGA) Africa have concluded arrangements to support youths that are seeking political offices.
Labour counters Ngige on new minimum wage
The organised labour and organised private sector yesterday insisted that all negotiations for a new minimum wage had been concluded.
NLC pickets Chinese firms over alleged maltreatment of workers
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) yesterday picketed three Chinese mining firms in Ogun State over alleged inhuman treatment of workers. The NLC, in conjunction with the Nigeria Union of Mine Workers (NUMW) accused the companies of maltreating their Nigerian employees, contrary to the country’s labour law. The affected companies are A and B, Multi Verse…
Labour suspends strike, wage panel meets Thursday
The organised labour in Nigeria yesterday suspended its industrial action, paving the way for the conclusion of negotiations on a new minimum wage on Thursday...
Nigeria's main unions suspend national strike
Nigeria's main labour unions on Sunday suspended a national strike and announced further talks with the government about raising the minimum wage.
Labour may suspend strike action tomorrow as NASU, medical workers join
There are strong indications that the labour movement and its allies will suspend the on-going strike action tomorrow. The Guardian exclusively gathered in Abuja yesterday that this follows an assurance by the Chief of Staff to the President, Abba Kyari...
Plateau NLC upbeat over strike compliance
The Chairman of the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) Plateau State chapter, Jibrin Bancir yesterday expressed satisfaction on the level of compliance of the ongoing strike, saying, although he was not in Jos metropolis, reports reaching him indicate a measurable level of compliance.
Strike attains total compliance in Abia, say NLC, TUC
In Abia State, the ongoing nationwide warning strike declared by the NLC witnessed 100 per cent compliance. The state NLC Chairman, Comrade Uchenna Obigwe and his Trade Union Congress (TUC) counterpart Comrade Sunny Onwuma dropped the hint yesterday.