Tag: Minimum Wage

NLC sets for showdown with states over minimum wage

Abdul Jimoh- January 1, 2020

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has directed state councils to await directive to engage state governors who fails to meet the Dec. 31 deadline implementation ... Read More

States must stick to the minimum wage -NLC

Abdul Jimoh- December 12, 2019

The leadership of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), has reiterated that the National Minimum Wage law is binding to all and that state governors have ... Read More

Britain’s Plan to Raise Minimum Wage Endorsed by Review

Henry Solomon- November 4, 2019

Britain’s plan to raise the minimum wage to two-thirds of median earnings, taking it to 10.50 pounds (13.58 dollars) an hour, was endorsed by an ... Read More

Delta NLC Suspends Minimum Wage Strike

Henry Solomon- October 17, 2019

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) in Delta on Thursday announced the suspension of the strike embarked on over the failure of the federal government to ... Read More

AUPCTRE concerned over Minimum wage, poverty, others

Abdul Jimoh- October 17, 2019

The Amalgamated Union of Public Corporation Civil Service, Technical and Recreational Services Employees (AUPCTRE) has expressed concern over the myriad of challenges facing the nation. ... Read More

FG, Labour Talks on Minimum Wage to Continue Wednesday

Henry Solomon- October 15, 2019

Talks between the federal government and organised labour over the consequential adjustment in salary for implementation of the minimum wage and how it affects all grades ... Read More

PDP governors set to pay N30,000 minimum wage

admin- June 7, 2019

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governors have  expressed their readiness to pay the N30,000 minimum wage recently signed into law by President Muhammadu Buhari. The ... Read More

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

Breaking: Buhari signs N30,000 Minimum Wage

admin- April 19, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari has signed the new 30,000 minimum wage bill into law. Buhari signed the new bill into law at the State House in ... Read More

President Buhari Signs National Minimum Wage Bill

Henry Solomon- April 18, 2019

Abuja, April 18, 2019 (NAN) President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday gave assent to the National Minimum Wage (Amendment) Act approving N30,000 for the least paid ... Read More

Workers Call for a Speedy Implementation of The New National Minimum Wage

Henry Solomon- March 20, 2019

Civil servants in Kano State have urged the Federal Government to ensure the speedy implementation of the new national minimum wage. Some of the workers ... 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

South Africa’s Parliament approves minimum wage bill

inno.korie- August 21, 2018

South Africa’s Upper House of Parliament, the National Council of Provinces (NCP), on Tuesday approved the controversial National Minimum Wage (NMW) Bill which will be ... Read More

Governors Meet to Discuss FAAC Deadlock, Minimum Wage

Henry Solomon- July 19, 2018

The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) on Wednesday night met in Abuja to discuss matter arising from the Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC) deadlock, minimum wage, ... Read More

Minimum wage, subsidy not captured in 2018 Budget

admin- May 17, 2018

President Buhari submitting the 2018 Budget to the NASS in 2017 The Chairman, Senate Committee on Appropriation, Sen. Danjuma Goje, has said that no provision ... Read More

NECA to Labour: Consider Enterprises Survival in Minimum Wage Dialogue

Henry Solomon- May 16, 2018

The Nigeria Employers’ Consultative Association ( NECA) on Wednesday called on organised labour to think of the welfare and survival of enterprises while negotiating for ... 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

House is Ever Ready for Bill on Minimum Wage to Better Workers Life – Dogara

Tanimu- May 1, 2018

Turaki Hassan, Abuja: Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has reiterated the desire of the House to provide a better life for ... Read More

Minimum Wage implementation: NLC says time line must not be altered

inno.korie- April 30, 2018

The Organised Labour says it will not to allow the Tripartite Committee for National Minimum Wage to alter the time line for the implementation for ... Read More