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Tommy Okon

22 Nov
Ahead of the 2023 general elections, organised labour has said it will engage the Federal Government on plans to increase the national minimum wage.
6 Sep
The Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria (ASCSN) has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to effect the harmonisation of the salary structure in the public service.
30 Aug
Barely six months to next general elections, the clamour for restructuring of the public service has increased, as stakeholders argue that such exercise should go beyond cost-cutting and personnel re-alignment.
23 Aug
The election of Festus Osifo will ensure the Trade Union Congress (TUC) has a formidable voice not just within the trade union movement, but when government is taking decisive steps on economic matters...
9 Aug
Federal civil servants under the auspices of Joint National Public Service Negotiation Council have sent a memo to the Federal Government on the need to raise the salaries and emoluments of Nigerian workers.
6 Aug
Organsied labour, yesterday, lambasted state governors over the proposal they made to the Federal Government to offer federal civil servants who are older than 50 years a one-off retirement package to exit the service.
29 Mar
Expectations are high as a Togolese, Gilbert Houngbo, has emerged as the new Director-General of the International Labour Organisation (ILO).
17 Feb
The National President, Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria (ASCSN), Tommy Okon, has said the new Duty Tour Allowance (DTA) approved for public servants in the country by Federal Government is a welcome development.
26 Jan
Plan by the Federal Government to borrow N620 billion pension loans is not new; the idea was mooted about a year ago but it appears to have suffered from absence of effective implementation due most probably....
17 Aug 2021
The Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria (ASCSN) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to direct restoration of gratuity payment to public service employees.
federal inland revenue service (FIRS)
20 Jul 2021
The Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria (ASCSN) has commended the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) for achieving N650 billion revenue generation in June. The union, in a statement, said it was remarkable that despite the economic meltdown occasioned by the ravaging COVID-19 pandemic, the Service was able to generate more than N650 billion…
22 Jun 2021
The Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria (ASCSN) has blamed the Federal Government for the abduction of 104 students and teachers of Federal Government College, Birnin Yauri, Kebbi State, last Thursday.


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Former Chinese leader Jiang Zemin died Wednesday at the age of 96, state media reported, hailing him as a great communist revolutionary who helped quell the 1989 pro-democracy protests. Jiang took power in the aftermath of the Tiananmen Square crackdown, in which the military used deadly force to end peaceful demonstrations, and led China towards…
59 mins ago
Kylian Mbappe is among the players rested as France coach Didier Deschamps makes nine changes to his starting line-up for Wednesday's final World Cup group game against Tunisia at Education City Stadium.
1 hour ago
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), University of Calabar branch, have staged a peaceful protest to demand the payment of their eight months’ salary arrears from the Federal Government.
1 hour ago
Gareth Bale shot down suggestions he could have played his final game for Wales after bowing out of the World Cup at the group stage.
2 hours ago
***As INEC urges parties to respect own constitution The United Nations (UN), has decried the low number of female candidates contesting in the 2023 general elections in Nigeria, describing the development as unacceptable and appalling. This is as the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), urged political parties to respect their constitutions to ensure internal democracy…