Strike looms as labour stages walk out on government, insists on N160 per litre
Labour leaders, yesterday, staged a walkout on the Federal Government’s team at the Banquet Hall of Aso Villa, Abuja insisting on the reversal of petrol price to N160 per litre.
Drama at Ondo Assembly over reinstatement of suspended members
Drama ensued at the Ondo State House of Assembly Complex, yesterday, as the suspended three members of the Assembly were shut out of the plenary session over the impeachment crisis
‘Why labour suspended strike against electricity tariff hike, deregulation policy’
First, we should start by appreciating why the labour movement issued a strike notice; why the trade unions opted for strike rather than dialogue. The straightforward answer would be that the other party (government) was not available to dialogue.
E-hailing drivers suspend strike, task youths on constructive dialogue
Professional E-hailing Drivers and Private-owners Association (PEDPA) has suspended its proposed strike action due to the unrest ravaging the country caused by the aftermath of the #EndSARS protests. PEDPA had stated that drivers would embark on indefinite strike action on Monday, October 26 owing to the unhealthy competition between app companies, which has been to…
University teachers react to Labour communiqué
I picked two reactions of university teachers to the communiqué signed by the Organised Labour, including the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC), the Trade Union Congress (TUC), and government representatives.
Stakeholders canvass overhaul of labour unions, activism
Stakeholders have advocated an overhaul of labour unionism and activism in Nigeria, insisting that their approach to critical state matters were dated, especially in the way they handled negotiations with the Federal Government over Monday’s suspended strike.
NNPC boss hails labour for suspending planned strike
Mr Mele Kyari, Group Managing Director, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), has hailed the decision of labour leaders to suspend their planned protest scheduled to have commenced Monday.
NLC, TUC suspend nationwide industrial action for 2 weeks
Organised Labour has suspended its planned nationwide industrial action for two weeks over the recent hike in electricity tariff and fuel pump price in the country.
NLC, TUC suspend nationwide strike for two weeks
Organised Labour has suspended its planned nationwide industrial action for two weeks over the recent hike in electricity tariff and fuel pump price in the country. “The committee is to examine the justifications for the new policy in view of the need for the validation of the basis for the new cost reflective tariff. “The…