Tag: National Minimum Wage

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

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

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

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

#NigeriaAt57: Restructuring cannot be substitute for good governance – NLC President

inno.korie- October 2, 2017

Restructuring of Nigeria cannot be a substitute for good governance and respect for the rule of law, Mr Ayuba Wabba, President, Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), ... 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

FEC Approves 29-Member Committee On National Minimum Wage

Henry Solomon- May 24, 2017

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the setting up of a 29-member National Minimum Wage Committee to negotiate and arrive at a new minimum ... Read More

Ekweremadu Joins NLC in Push For New National Minimum Wage

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 5, 2017

Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu, has called on the federal government to increase the national minimum wage from N18,000 to N50,000. He made the suggestion ... 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

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