Uproar in House as Kachikwu defends fuel price increase
The House of Representatives was in an uproar yesterday following a protest by members of the minority Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) against the recent increase in the price of petrol.
PAC opposes strike
Police Assistance Committee (PAC), an umbrella body for Association of Tradesman /Women and Artisans are opposed to the intended industrial strike by labour unions and civil rights societies ...
Labour to negotiate minimum wage separately from fuel price hike
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and Trade Union Congress (TUC) have said negotiations for the new minimum wage would be treated separately from the ongoing agitation against fuel price hike.
Labour directs workers to stay at home tomorrow
Officials of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and Trade Union Congress (TUC) in Kaduna have directed all civil servants and other workers in the state to stay home tomorrow ...
PDP lawmaker urges NLC, TUC to shelve strike, supports N56,000 minimum wage
A Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) lawmaker in Cross River, Mr Hilary Bisong, on Monday called on the Organised Labour to shelve its proposed nationwide strike over the new petrol pump price.
Group wants FG, NLC to dialogue on petrol price
Alhaji Abubakar Yabo, a group leader, has called for dialogue between the Federal Government and the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) to resolve the issues surrounding the increase in the pump price of petrol.
FG to propose N45,000 wage, meets labour today
Federal Government would meet organised labour today in Abuja over the issue, dangling a carrot before labour leaders.
Okorocha accuses ASUU of frustrating free education
Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, has accused striking teachers and workers of the Imo State University, Owerri, of working against the success of the state’s free education policy.