Tag: Labour

May Day: Labour Urges FG to Finalise Salary Adjustment

Henry Solomon- May 1, 2019

The Organised Labour has called on the Federal Government to quickly finalise the salary adjustment and implementation of the new National Minimum Wage for workers ... 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

Workers Day: Educationist calls for Improved Workers’ Welfare

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 1, 2018

Mr Babatunde Abdulkareem, a Head of Political Science Department (HOD), Kwara State College of Education Oro, has called on government at all levels to improve ... Read More

Workers Day: Prioritise Review of Minimum Wage, Workers in Abuja Task FG

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 1, 2018

A cross section of workers in Abuja have called on the Federal Government to prioritise the upward review of the national minimum wage, to promote ... Read More

Delta Government Says 2,324 Unemployed Youths Now Employers of Labour

Henry Solomon- December 14, 2017

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta has disclosed that the state government’s skills and vocational programmes of job creation have made 2,324 previously unemployed youths in ... Read More

NTA News Summary: President Buhari Signs Bilateral Agreement

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 25, 2017

NTA NEWS SUMMARY: 25 August, 2017 President Buhari Signs Bilateral Agreement President Muhammadu Buhari has on thursday morning signed ratification for a number of agreements ... Read More

2009 Agreement Saga: Federal Government Appeals To ASUU

Henry Solomon- August 15, 2017

The Federal Government has appealed to the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to suspend its ongoing strike in the universities in the interest of ... Read More

New Development On National Minimum Wage

Henry Solomon- July 19, 2017

The 29-member committee on a new National Minimum Wage will begin sitting before the end of July, NLC President, Comrade Ayuba Wabba, said on Wednesday. ... Read More

One Worker Dies Every 15 Seconds – ILO

Henry Solomon- April 28, 2017

The International Labour Organisation (ILO), on Friday said that one worker dies every 15 seconds and 153 are involved in work-related accidents globally. Mr Dennis ... Read More

ASUU Seeks FG’s Commitment On Implementation Of 2009 Agreement

Suleiman Idris- April 22, 2017

The Academic Staff Union of Universities has expressed optimism that the Federal Government would be committed to implementing decisions of a new negotiation team on the ... Read More

Lawyers Advocate Increased Mediation In Labour Cases

Abdul Jimoh- March 31, 2017

Ayuba Waba, Labour Leader Some lawyers on Friday in Abuja stressed the need for increased mediation and reconciliation in labour cases in line with the ... Read More

Breaking: Soldiers Who Molested Physically Challenged Man Are Demoted and Imprisoned With Hard Labour

Tanimu- February 10, 2017

SK Usman, Abuja: Sequel to the video clip of two soldiers maltreating a physically challenged man on the streets of Onitsha, Anambra State, last Tuesday, ... Read More

Obaseki tasks Pensions Fund Administrators on quality service delivery

Abdul Jimoh- February 9, 2017

Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki Meeting With Pensions Administrators   Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki has assured the Pensions Fund Managers of his administration’s ... Read More

Stop Security Vote, It’s Corruption – NLC

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 20, 2016

Wabba Ayuba, President of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), has called for the abolition of security vote for the President and Governors in the country. ... Read More

FG committed to eradication of child labour – Perm. Sec.

Abdul Jimoh- June 14, 2016

The Federal Government said on Tuesday in Abuja that it was committed to the eradication of all forms of child labour in the country. This ... Read More

El-Rufa’i Condemns Labour Threats , Warns Workers Against Verification Failure

Henry Solomon- March 22, 2016

The Kaduna State Government on Monday issued a statement that condemned the organised labour threats on verification exercise and warned workers against failing to participate ... Read More

Buhari Presidency For The Nigerian People – Vice President Osinbajo

Henry Solomon- February 24, 2016

Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, Vice President Federal Republic of Nigeria (Photo: Internet) Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo says that President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration is in government ... Read More

Protest at Ministry of Finance

admin- July 24, 2014

Leah Katung Babatunde The aggrieved workers of the Ministry of Finance had on Wednesday placed the Ministry under lock and key, protesting poor welfare. Normal business ... Read More