30 Mar 2020
Organised labour has stressed the need for the three tiers of government to design intervention packages to help vulnerable groups escape hardship during the shutdown.
9 Jan 2020
The immediate past General Secretary of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Dr Peter Ozo-Eson, has urged federal and state governments to expand the tax net to capture high earners in the informal sector of the economy.
4 May 2019
Every Nigerian worker would benefit from the minimum wage law through sectoral negotiations that would be spearheaded by the unions and state councils of both the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and Trade Union Congress (TUC).
1 May 2019
As workers in the country mark the 2019 May Day today, there have been calls that the government at all levels should begin the implementation of the N30,000 new national minimum wage across the nation.
3 Jan 2019
Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and the Trade Union Congress (TUC) are billed to meet a Federal Government team led by the Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige, in Abuja tomorrow over the new minimum wage.
5 Nov 2018
The statement by the organised labour last week, that it would take nothing less than N30,000 as the new minimum wage is misleading and unconvincing...
18 May 2018
General Secretary of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Dr. Peter Ozo-Eson, has disclosed readiness to endorse the Continental Free Trade Agreement (CFTA).
28 Feb 2017
When the growth figures in the country showed the economy contracted by 2.06 per cent between April and June last year, many did not suspect that Nigeria would months later slipped into recession.
14 Feb 2017
The General Secretary of NLC, Dr Dr Peter Ozo-Eson, who stated this in Abuja, said the pronouncement by the Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige over the possible application of...
15 Jan 2017
NNPC pays additional N15 per litre on every litre of petrol as the national consumption figure hits 50 million litres during the yuletide period. However, this consumption figure is expected to lower to around 45 million litres from February.
12 Jan 2017
The rising cost of crude oil in the international market has renewed pressure on government to increase the pump price as subsidy is staging a gradual comeback.
22 Nov 2016
The Minister of Budget and National Planning, Udoma Udo Udoma, disclosed this during a breakfast meeting for Chief Finance Officers (CFO) of companies in Lagos.