Tag: May Day

FG Pledges Full Implementation of New Minimum Wage

Henry Solomon- May 1, 2019

The Federal Government says it will fully implement the N30,000 new minimum wage for workers in the country. President Muhammadu Buhari gave the assurance while ... Read More

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

May Day: Orji Kalu Salutes Workers, Calls for Improved Working Conditions

Suleiman Idris- May 1, 2019

Dr Orji Kalu, former governor of Abia and senator-elect, Abia North Senatorial District, has commended the Nigerian labour force for their contributions to nation building. ... Read More

Workers’ Day: Osinbajo Calls on Tripartite Committee to Expedite Action on Minimum Wage

Henry Solomon- May 1, 2018

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has urged the Tripartite Committee on the National Minimum Wage to expedite its assignment on workers’ new minimum wage in the ... Read More

May Day: New and Improved Welfare Workers’ Package Will Reduce Corruption -Labour

Henry Solomon- May 1, 2018

Labour leaders in Benue and Plateau on Tuesday said they were firmly behind the agitation for the new minimum wage of N65,500 for workers in ... 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

#WorkersDay: Osun Cancels Celebration In Honour Of Adeleke

Henry Solomon- May 1, 2017

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) in Osun state on Monday said it  had canceled the Workers Day celebration in honour of   Sen. Isiaka Adeleke who died ... Read More

FULL TEXT: NLC President 2017 May Day #WorkersDay Address

Tanimu- May 1, 2017

Protocols; It is with a deep sense of humility and keen sense of duty and history that I stand before you today in commemoration of ... Read More

Labour Leader Calls On President Buhari To Make Minimum Wage A Priority

Henry Solomon- April 26, 2017

President, National Union of Chemical Footwear, Rubber, Leather and Non-Methallic Products Employees (NUCFRLMPE), Goke Olatunji, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to make the payment ... Read More

Full Text: Speech By President Muhammadu Buhari At 2016 National May Day Celebration Held At Eagle Square In Abuja

Tanimu- May 1, 2016

Great Nigerian Workers! Great Nigerian Workers! I bring you greetings. It is with great pleasure that I honour the invitation by the two Federations of Trade ... Read More