Tag: Strike

Beware of People Smarting from Suspended NLC Strike for Selfish Reasons

Tanimu- October 5, 2020

Since Organized Labour toed the path of sense and sensibility last week, seeing reason with the imperatives of fuel price adjustment, and opening a further ... Read More

Tanker drivers start strike Monday as talks with LASG end in deadlock

Abdul Jimoh- August 10, 2020

The National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) has said that the planned strike by Petroleum Tanker Drivers in Lagos would start on ... Read More

NMA Directs Members to Suspend Strike Amidst COVID-19

Henry Solomon- March 20, 2020

The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), has directed all its members currently on strike to suspend their action as part of efforts to tackle the Coronavirus ... 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

ASUU Strike: OAU Management Disagree With Chapter Union Over Action

admin- November 7, 2018

The students of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State have been urged to stay on campus amid rumours of closing the school down.   ... Read More

Aremu Backs Organised Labour Struggle For Living Wage

Abdul Jimoh- September 26, 2018

The General Secretary, Textile and Garment Workers Union, Issa Aremu, on Tuesday backed the decision of the Organised Labour to proceed on strike over new ... 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

Maiduguri Police Protest: Force PRO Reacts

Henry Solomon- July 2, 2018

The Nigerian Police Force has reacted to reports that there was a protest by some personnel of the police in Maiduguri, Borno state on Monday. The Force ... Read More

JOHESU Unaware of Court Order, Says Chairman

Henry Solomon- May 18, 2018

The national secretariat of Joint Health Sector Union (JOHESU) has said that the union was not aware of a court order directing its members to ... Read More

Greek Journalists On Strike, Demand Better Working Conditions

Henry Solomon- October 3, 2017

Greek news reporters launched a 24-hour strike at 5 a.m. (0200 GMT) on Tuesday, as they demanded better working conditions. It is the second time ... Read More

What ASUU And FG Agreed Upon To Suspend Strike

Henry Solomon- September 19, 2017

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) and Federal Government have agreed upon some terms that made the Union to suspend its five weeks old ... 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

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

NUPENG Threatens To Strike In Abuja Over AMCON Dispute

Henry Solomon- July 28, 2017

The National  Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) has threatened to begin a strike in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) over a dispute ... Read More

Practically Impossible To Recover Economy With Poorly Paid Workers – Labour Leader

Henry Solomon- July 17, 2017

General Secretary, National Union of Textile, Garment and Tailoring Workers of Nigeria, Mr Isa Aremu said the Nigeria economy can not recover with workers poorly ... Read More

Nasarawa State Government To Pay Non Striking Civil Servants Only

Henry Solomon- June 21, 2017

Nasarawa government has directed that only civil servants who defiled the ongoing strike should be paid their June salaries. A statement signed by Mr Thomas ... Read More

Government Officials To Invigilate NECO Exams In Nasarawa

Henry Solomon- May 26, 2017

With its teachers currently on strike, the Nasarawa Government says it has deployed commissioners, permanent secretaries and other management officers to invigilate the National Examination ... Read More

NUPENG, Tanker Drivers, Suspend Strike Following NNPC’s Intervention

Tanimu- April 4, 2017

Ndu Ughamadu, Abuja: The National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers, NUPENG, has suspended its nationwide strike following the timely intervention of the Group ... Read More

ASUU to Begin warning Strike November 16, 2016

admin- November 15, 2016

The Academic staff union of universities(ASUU) has said its members nationwide will proceed on a one week-warning strike starting from Wednesday,16 November 2016. This is ... Read More

7 Bakassi Strike Force Fighters Killed By Troops of Operation Delta Safe

Tanimu- October 1, 2016

Arms Discovered From BAkassi Strike Force Militant Group KO Owolabi, Delta: At about 0100hrs early this morning 30/9/2016. Militant group, the Bakassi Strike Force led ... Read More