30 Jul 2020
Although the country is faced with numerous challenges, the need for a united labour movement to collaborate and defend the rights of Nigerian workers is paramount.
21 Jul 2020
As NASU lauds, seeks unification of centres The Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC), has called for a stronger and united labour movement that would help redirect the ship of the country. Noting that Nigeria is already faced with many challenges that required a united labour movement to address, they recalled how difficult it has…
23 Apr 2020
Notwithstanding the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic that had brought unprecedented challenges for businesses both locally and globally, its impact on businesses has resulted in a global shutdown, frustrating business operations, investments and supply chains.
7 Apr 2020
The United Labour Congress (ULC) has called on government to work with relevant sector stakeholders, to put in place a hazard and life insurance package for workers exposed to the COVID-19 pandemic.
23 Feb 2020
Our reaction to those who want us to engage the government rather than opposing it will be; what are we doing already? Is engagement only when we agree with the government?
17 Sep 2019
Moves by the Federal Government to increase Value Added Tax (VAT) from five per cent to 7.2 per cent has continued to generate more controversies from different quarters.
27 Jun 2019
It is only when critical stakeholders in labour movement collaborate with a singular sincerity of purpose that the employers of labour would fully implement the new minimum wage of N30,000, United Labour Congress (ULC) has said.
4 Jun 2019
The Kogi State chairman of United Labour Congress (ULC), Simeon Opaluwa has urged the governor of the state, Yahaya Bello to prioritise the payment of workers salaries. Opaluwa said civil servants are not happy due to inability of the state government to clear outstanding salaries and pensions, adding that the ugly situation is having adverse…
14 May 2019
The United Labour Congress (ULC), has urged the Federal Government to urgently tackle the high rate of unemployment in the country.
12 May 2019
The United Labour Congress (ULC), has called on the Kogi governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, to prioritise workers’ welfare and clear salary backlog.
2 May 2019
The United Labour Congress (ULC) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to launch a campaign to reform the country’s electoral system. It stressed that the Buhari adminitrstaion should seek to bequeath that legacy to the nation so that its electoral process becomes more acceptable to Nigerians in future. Congress stated that with this, the President should…
10 Jan 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday inaugurated an advisory technical committee for the implementation of the proposed N30, 000 new minimum wage for Nigerian workers.