Textiles Workers have lamented the deplorable state of industrialisation in the country, urging the Federal Government to ensure that locally produced fabrics are patronised to boost domestic production.
Irked by the state of the textile industry in the country, officials of the National Union of Textile Garment and Tailoring Workers of Nigeria (NUTGTWN) have warned the 19 Northern governors against selling the comatose Kaduna Textiles Limited (KTL).
13 Oct 2020
Having identified lack of patronage as one of its major problems, workers in the cotton, textile and garment (CTG) industry have said that Executive Order (EO) 003, if fully implemented, will facilitate the recovery of the sector. The workers noted that the sector was a huge opportunity for Nigeria if local production could be increased…
28 Sep 2020
Executive of the National Union of Textile Garment and Tailoring Workers of Nigeria (NUTGTWN) has directed its members to join the indefinite strike today as directed by the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC).
5 May 2020
In line with the Federal Government’s Executive Order for the patronage of locally produced goods, the National Union of Textile Garment and Tailoring Workers of Nigeria...
3 Jan 2020
National Union of Textiles, Garment and Tailoring Workers of Nigeria (NUTGTWN) has urged the Federal Government to create a ministry for the textiles to address the woes of the industry.
31 Oct 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), and Industrial Training Fund (ITF), to provide special funds for the training of members of the National Union of Textile Garment and Tailoring Workers of Nigeria (NUTGTWN), to boost the implementation of Executive Order 003.
23 Jan 2019
All is now set for the launching of Micro Pension Scheme by the National Pension Commission (PenCom) this month, an initiative expected...
23 Oct 2018
Workers in the textile industry have urged the Federal Government to incorporate the revival of textile firms into the framework of the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP).
17 Oct 2018
Labour Party has withdrawn from the 2019 general elections due to its inability to conduct its primaries within the time stipulated...
8 Jul 2018
Organised Labour has supported Federal Government’s decision to pay the $322 million Abacha loot as cash transfer to poor homes, through Conditional Cash Transfers (CCT).
28 Jan 2018
General Secretary, National Union of Garment and Textile Workers of Nigeria (NUTGTWN), Comrade Issa Aremu, has attributed the high level of unemployment in...