Robotics and the challenge of job creation
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…
Ngige’s many battles, eye opener for new labour minister
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.
Minimum Wage: FG urges organised labour to accept offer
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.
CBN interest loan scheme will boost real sector, says NECA
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...
Employers warn govts against multiple taxes
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…
NECA rejects 200% increase in Lagos’ Land Use Charge law
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law by the Lagos State government.The national umbrella body of employers in the country argued that the law, which repealed the Land Use Charge law of 2001..
NECA introduces platform to tackle youth unemployment
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....
NECA cautions National Assembly against attack on enterprises’ rights
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.
NECA, CBN unveil E-leaning scheme to boost entrepreneurship
As part of efforts to reduce unemployment in the country, the Nigeria Employers’ Consultative Association (NECA) in partnership with the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), is to unveil NECAPreneur E-leaning Scheme to boost entrepreneurship.