Executive Order 10: Between good governance push and presidential excesses
Mixed reactions have continued to trail the Executive Order No. 10 signed by President Muhammadu Buhari, which grants financial autonomy to the state legislature and judiciary.
Oyetola rescinds decision on demotion of council workers
Some workers in local councils in Osun State, who were recently demoted for engaging in studies without approval, have been pardoned by the state governor, Gboyega Oyetola.
One killed, many wounded as suspended Imo LG officials attempt to resume duty
One person has been killed and many injured in the fracas that followed the attempt by suspended chairman and councillors of Imo State councils attempted to gain entrance into the secretariats
EFCC quizzes Sokoto NULGE president, others over alleged fraud
The Sokoto Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has commenced investigation of alleged fraud in the Sokoto State Chapter of the Nigerian Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE).
FG to review wages, allowances for governors, others
The Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, has said there are plans to review the wages of all political office holders in the country. “The last holistic wage review took place in 2011 and a new one is being planned," Ngige told members of Nigerian Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE) during a visit…
Unionist tasks FG on implementation of minimum pay
A former Vice President of Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE) Comrade Godwin Ibekwe has asked the Federal Government to implement the wage increase for Nigerian workers.
Kogi workers issue ultimatum to councils
Local government workers in Kogi State have issued a five-day ultimatum beginning from Monday, July 15 to Friday, July 19, 2019 to directors and treasurers...
NULGE, SSASCGOC support NFIU directive on states, councils joint accounts
The Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE) and Senior Staff Association of Statutory Corporations and Government Owned Companies (SSASCGOC) have thrown their weight behind the new mode of operating joint accounts...
Kogi council workers reject part salary payment
The Joint Action Union (JAC) of local government workers in Kogi State has rejected the 25 and 30 per cent salary the state government paid its employees. The unions, which comprise the Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE), Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT), Medical and Health Workers Union of Nigeria (MHWUN), Nigeria Union of…