Tag: Ayuba Wabba

2019: NLC Pledges Commitment To Workers Welfare, Minimum Wage

Abdul Jimoh- January 1, 2019

NLC President Ayuba Wabba (middle) addressing a world press conference at its headquarters in Abuja, on new national minimum wage. Commitment The Nigeria Labour Congress ... Read More

Unions threaten fresh showdown with FG over minimum wage

admin- October 22, 2018

: warns of a nationwide strike 6 November over Three major unions in Nigeria said they will call out workers on nationwide strike on November ... Read More

Health Minister has no right to stop salaries of JOHESU members – NLC

Arowobusoye Samuel- June 1, 2018

Dr. Ayuba Wabba, President, Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) says the Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has no right to deny the Joint Health Sector ... Read More

Wabba Responds To The Firing of 5000 LG Workers By El Rufai

Arowobusoye Samuel- December 1, 2017

Joan Nwagwu: The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has condemned the sack of 5,000 local government workers by the Kaduna State Government. In a statement on ... Read More

UPDATE: Proposed New Minimum Wage of the Federal Government

Arowobusoye Samuel- November 27, 2017

NLC leaders who are members of the tripartite National Minimum Wage Committee are likely to fight for a minimum wage above N56,000.00 if the following ... Read More

NLC Says FG Foot-Dragging On New Minimum Wage

Abdul Jimoh- October 4, 2017

The Vice-President of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Mr Solomon Adelegan, announced on Wednesday that the Federal Government was foot-dragging on negotiating a new minimum ... Read More

ASUU Strike: No progress without quality education, NLC tells FG, ASUU

inno.korie- September 7, 2017

The Nigeria Labour Congress(NLC) has called on the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities to embrace collective bargaining as there was no ... Read More

NLC Calls On FG To Intervene In Kogi Crisis

Henry Solomon- August 4, 2017

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has  called on the Federal Government to intervene in the Kogi State House of Assembly Crisis. The call was made ... Read More

NLC warns Nigeria Customs Over Endless Verification and Re-certification

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 13, 2017

The Nigerian Labour Congress, through its President, Mr Ayuba Wabba, on Sunday in Abuja opposed the new directive by the Nigeria Customs Service, asking Nigerians ... Read More

NLC, FG Reach an Agreement On Proposed New Minimum Wage

Streaming Admin- February 15, 2017

The President, Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Mr Ayuba Wabba, says the Federal Government and the organised Labour movement in the country have reached a consensus ... Read More

News Summary 30th Jan; Nigeria signs AU Trans Border Convention

inno.korie- January 30, 2017

Nigeria signs AU Trans Border Convention Nigeria has signed African union convention on cross border cooperation. The ceremony was part of sideline engagements by head ... Read More

NLC Communique On The State Of The Nation

Henry Solomon- November 24, 2016

The National Executive Council (NEC) of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has issued a communique after its meeting at Dankani Guest Palace Hotel, Sokoto on ... Read More

FG Is Yet To Constitute Committee On The New National Minimum Wage – NLC

Henry Solomon- July 4, 2016

The Nigerian labour Congress (NLC), on Monday said that the Federal Government is yet to constitute the committee on the new National Minimum Wage. The ... Read More

Why The Trade Union Congress Shunned Strike

Henry Solomon- May 23, 2016

Mr Bobboi Kaigama, the President of Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC), on Sunday said the union shunned the ongoing strike by Nigeria Labour Congress ... Read More

NLC Strike Update: Nigeria Labour Congress States Reasons for Suspension

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 23, 2016

An emergency meeting of the National Executive Council (NEC) of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) held today, Sunday, May 22, 2016 at Bolton White Hotels, ... Read More

Fuel Subsidy: We Are Open For Dialogue, Says Ayuba Wabba

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 19, 2016

The leadership of the Senate led by Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Thursday waded into the ongoing disagreement between the Nigeria Labour Congress ... Read More

#NLCStrike: NLC Stands Alone In Strike Over Fuel Subsidy

Henry Solomon- May 18, 2016

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has insisted that the planned nationwide indefinite strike will commence on Wednesday as its meeting with the Federal Government was ... Read More

NLC Demands Refund of Illegal Salaries from Ex-Governors, Senators and Others

Arowobusoye Samuel- April 14, 2016

We are saddened by the recent revelations that not less than 21 governors and deputy governors are Senators or Ministers and drawing billions of Naira ... Read More

NLC Ready For Showdown if States Reduce Minimum Wage

Henry Solomon- December 7, 2015

Mr. Ayuba Wabba, President Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has called on state councils and industrial union affiliates to be prepared ... Read More

NLC Tasks National Assembly on Legislation to Protect Whistle- Blowers

Henry Solomon- December 4, 2015

Mr. Ayuba Wabba, President, Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), has called the National Assembly to legislate and bring out a policy ... Read More