Barely a week into the one-month warning strike declared by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), the Federal Government has taken a step towards resolving one of the pressing demands by the union.
30 Jul 2019
With 13 immediate past ministers, 10 ex-governors, and six former lawmakers making it into the new Federal Executive Council of the Federation, there has been a cacophony of dissenting voices trailing the announcement.
4 Jun 2019
One modern phenomenon that is sending fears down the spines of labour unions across the world is robotics. Robotics is a genre of automation and engineering field that is fast replacing human physical strength in the production of goods and services. In modern airports around the world, automation has taken the place of human beings…
28 May 2019
As the Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, bows out of the ministry tomorrow, Wednesday, he would be remembered for battles he fought against employers, labour unions, and centres.
6 Dec 2018
The outgoing Director-General of the Nigerian Employers’ Consultative Association (NECA), Olusegun Oshinowo has said that unless the country...
19 Oct 2018
The Federal Government has urged Organised Labour to accept the new minimum wage proposal, considering the capacity and ability of the government and the private sector to pay.
23 Aug 2018
The Nigeria Employers’ Consultative Association (NECA) has said that the agreement reached by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and the bankers’ committee to offer single-digit interest...
3 Aug 2018
The Nigeria Employers’ Consultative Association (NECA) has again called on the Federal Government to compel commercial banks to discontinue the deduction of N50 as stamp duties from the accounts of customers.
31 Jul 2018
The Nigeria Employers’ Consultative Association (NECA) has urged state governments to operate within the ambit of the law by creating an enabling environment for businesses to thrive and continue to contribute to the growth of the nation. The Director General of NECA, Olusegun Oshinowo, who disclosed that businesses in Nigeria are encumbered with the payment of…
1 Mar 2018
The Nigeria Employers’ Consultative Association (NECA) has threatened to fight against the newly passed 2018 Land Use Charge law by the Lagos State government.The national umbrella body of employers in the country argued that the law, which repealed the Land Use Charge law of 2001..
30 Jan 2018
The Nigeria Employers’ Consultative Association (NECA) has introduced an online solution initiative tagged, ‘NECApreneur’ to tackle youth unemployment in the country.NECA explained that the initiative is aimed at providing an easy-to-access opportunity for the teeming Nigerian youths to upscale and upgrade....
31 Oct 2017
Olusegun Oshinowo, stated this at a press conference, restating that the House of Representatives, through its various committees and ad-hoc committees has constantly delved into aspects of the private sector operation that catch their fancy.