LG has been bastardised, cannot deliver its mandate to the people, says NULGE president
President of the National Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE), Ibrahim Khalid, has lamented what he called bastardisation of the local government system in Nigeria to the extent that it cannot deliver its mandate to the people. Khalid, while fielding questions from journalist in Birnin Kebbi, Kebbi State, shortly after meeting with Governor Abubakar Atiku…
NULGE urges Ortom to lead campaign for local government autonomy
The National President of Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees, NULGE, Ibrahim Khaleel has called on Benue State governor, Samuel Ortom to lead the campaign...
Why El-Rufai wants over 21,000 teachers sacked, by NULGE
The president of the National Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE), Comrade Ibrahim Khaleed, yesterday, faulted the sincerity of the competency test conducted by the Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, for primary school teachers.
Unemployed Bayelsa graduates back Dickson over probe of payroll fraud
Over 1000 unemployed graduates in Bayelsa State have supported Governor Seriake Dickson’s decision to probe and prosecute over 6,000 alleged pay roll fraudsters in the state.
Buhari seeks cooperation of local govts to tackle corruption
President Mumammadu Buhari has identified local government as critical stakeholders in the fight against corruption.
NULGE, MHWUN move against Bayelsa government plan to sack workers
The NULGE and MHWUN, in a communique issued at the end of their crucial joint state executive meeting at the weekend in Yenagoa, said workers would resume a full strike if the government failed to heed their warning after the ultimatum.
Adamawa councils begin strike over non-payment of salaries
The 21 local councils in Adamawa State have begun an indefinite strike over the non-payment of five-month salary arrears four years leave grant and exclusion of four councils from Federal Government’s N15 billion bailout funds.
NULGE storms Katsina Assembly, seeks LG autonomy
Senior officials of the Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE) have visited the Katsina State House of Assembly in a rally to agitate for local council autonomy in the country.
NULGE seeks Delta Assembly’s intervention in LG autonomy
The Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE), Delta State council has asked the state House of Assembly to quickly pass the bill on local governments autonomy when received from the National Assembly.
Ebonyi NULGE protests, seeks LG autonomy
Ebonyi State chapter of the National Union of Local Governments Employees (NULGE), took to the streets of Abakaliki, the state capital to express their support for the autonomy of local government system.