Tag: Nigeria Labour Congress

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

NLC commits to Western Sahara sovereignty

admin- June 14, 2019

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has reinstated its support for the struggle of the Western Sahara people against the colonial grip of Morocco. Mr Najeem ... Read More

Workers’ Day: Labour wants pay disparity abridged

admin- May 2, 2019

The Organised Labour Movement has urged the Federal Government to remedy the huge salary disparity in core civil service as compared to other Ministries, Departments ... Read More

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

ASUU strike: FG withdraws `no work no pay’ threat

admin- December 3, 2018

ASUU President Professor Biodun Ogunyemi: No work, no pay withdrawn The Federal Government has withdrawn the recent threat to activate the ‘no work no pay ... 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

NLC Storm MTN Office in Bayelsa, Condemns Engaging of Casual Workers

Henry Solomon- July 9, 2018

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) on Monday, picketed the office of telecommunications giant, MTN in Bayelsa for allegedly engaging casual workers and denying them their ... Read More

NLC demands reconstitution of National Labour Advisory Council

inno.korie- June 28, 2018

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has demanded that the Federal Government immediately reconstitute the National Labour Advisory Council in the country. Mr Ayuba Wabba, NLC ... Read More

Governors meet over minimum wage

admin- June 28, 2018

Governor Abdulaziz Yari with other state governors The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) on Wednesday night met in Abuja to discuss issues of minimum wage, insecurity ... Read More

2018 Budget Delay: Matters Arising By Folasade Folarin 

Abdul Jimoh- May 4, 2018

On Nov. 7, 2017, President Muhammadu Buhari presented the 2018 budget of N8.612 trillion entitled: “Budget of Consolidation’’ to the National Assembly. The Federal Government ... Read More

Minimum Wage: We Made Fresh Demand Using Current Economic Indices – Labour

Henry Solomon- April 9, 2018

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC)  has officially presented a fresh demand for higher new National Minimum Wage for workers to the Federal Government Tripartite Committee ... Read More

Oshiomhole Calls on FG Review Nigeria’s Tax Laws

Henry Solomon- March 7, 2018

Former Edo Governor, Mr  Adams Oshiomhole has called for a review of the Nigeria’s tax laws for an effective tax administration. Oshiomole, also a former ... Read More

We Will Not Be Intimidated, NLC tells El-Rufa’i

Abdul Jimoh- January 11, 2018

President of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Ayuba Waba on Thursday said the organised labour would not be intimidated by anybody in the pursuit of ... Read More

President Buhari Raises Alarm Over State Of Education

Abdul Jimoh- November 13, 2017

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday in Abuja endorsed the ongoing primary school education reforms embarked upon by the Kaduna state government. The President made this ... Read More

NLC Pickets AEPB, MTN Offices In Abuja For Casualisation Of Workers

Abdul Jimoh- October 6, 2017

Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) on Friday picketed the offices of Abuja Environmental Protection Board (AEPB) and telecommunications giant MTN for allegedly engaging in casualisation of ... Read More

NLC Threatens To Picket Companies, Organisations Over Anti-Labour Practices

Abdul Jimoh- October 4, 2017

As part of the activities marking the World Day for Decent Work, the Nigeria Labour Congress says it will picket some companies and organisations in ... 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

Kogi Assembly Moves To Avert Strike, Sets Up 7-Man Committee

Abdul Jimoh- September 14, 2017

Gov. Bello   Kogi House of Assembly on Wednesday set up a seven-man committee to dialogue with the organised labour in the state in apparent ... 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