Borrowing from pension fund could compromise scheme, erode confidence — Workers
On Tuesday, December 31, the African Development Bank (AfDB) openly endorsed the idea of African countries spending part of their pension funds on infrastructure development.
Blame INEC for Imo Supreme Court verdict, says Esele
A CHIEFTAIN of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr. Peter Esele, yesterday, said the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) should take all the blames
‘Nigerians must demand judicious utilisation of taxes’
Normally, workers pay taxes around the world. Here, they pay what is referred to as “Pay As You Earn (PAYE). As people earn higher, their tax increases.
New NSITF Board promises better welfare for workers
The premises of Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund (NSITF) have been one where silence could mean anything and speaking in certain manner...
‘Labour should vet state budgets and expose areas of wastages’
I think it’s going to be an issue of how Labour deploy their efficiency, and the struggle must also be research and fact based. The governors must be made to understand that N30,000 of today is actually less than N18,000 of 2011.
TUC ex-president seeks assistance for distressed Nigerians in Diaspora
Former President of the Trade Union Congress (TUC), Peter Esele, has described as unfortunate recent report of five Nigerians...
Esele: Government should jettison idea of importing crude from Niger
Many Nigerians would see the move as responding to the challenges in the Niger Delta indirectly, by empowering a section of the country over the other.
FG spends over N400 million on training engineers
As part of plans to increase the capacity of Nigerian engineering graduates for the power industry, especially in the areas of electricity generation, distribution and transmission nationwide, the Federal Government has spent a total of N441,600,000 million for training of 184 graduates in nine months.