Do fewer projects and pay workers, Abia NLC tells Ikpeazu
Chairman of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Abia State chapter, Uchenna Obigwe, has urged the state governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, to consider undertaking fewer projects in order to pay workers’ salaries.
Labour gives Ikpeazu one week to address pending issues for workers
There may be a showdown between the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and Abia State Government if Governor Okezie Ikpeazu fails to address pending issues affecting the state’s public servants.
Labour may go on strike in Abia over unpaid salary arrears
The Chairmen of Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Uchenna Obigwe, said the organised labour in Abia had issued a seven-day ultimatum to the state government ahead of an imminent strike over the unpaid arrears of workers’ salaries and allowances in the state. The ultimatum was contained in a statement jointly issued in Umuahia on Friday by…
Abia teachers suspend indefinite strike
Abia teachers, under the aegis of Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT) yesterday suspended their indefinite strike declared last Friday to press for the payment of their backlog of salaries. The state NLC Chairman, Uchenna Obigwe, confirmed that the NUT agreed to suspend the strike and gave the government two weeks to look into primary school…
Abia NLC urges FG to enforce new minimum wage implementation
In order for the newly approved national minimum wage not be a mirage and become binding only on the federal government, chairman of the Abia State Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) Uchenna Obigwe has tasked the federal government to enforce its implementation....
Strike attains total compliance in Abia, say NLC, TUC
In Abia State, the ongoing nationwide warning strike declared by the NLC witnessed 100 per cent compliance. The state NLC Chairman, Comrade Uchenna Obigwe and his Trade Union Congress (TUC) counterpart Comrade Sunny Onwuma dropped the hint yesterday.
Abia no longer owes salary, says NLC
The Abia State Chairman of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Uchenna Obigwe said the state has cleared all salary arrears of core civil servants in the state.He explained that civil servants in ministries, parastatals and departments were paid all their entitlements as at December.