Tag: Trade Union Congress

New Minimum Wage Will Add Value To Workers’ Lives – Organised Labour

Abdul Jimoh- January 22, 2019

The Organised Labour in Bayelsa has commended the approval of N30,000 minimum wage for federal workers and N27,000 for the states by the National Council ... Read More

Labour Party Will not Field Candidates for 2019 Elections – Spokesman

Henry Solomon- October 16, 2018

The Labour Party says it will not field any candidate for the 2019 General Elections as the party could not hold an all-inclusive National Convention ... 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

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

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

Labour Union Describes Attack On Journalists, As Attack On Democracy

Henry Solomon- August 3, 2017

The Trade Union Congress (TUC) in Kaduna State, has described recent attack on journalists in the state by political thugs as an attack on democracy ... 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

House of Reps to interface with NLC, govt over minimum wage

inno.korie- May 2, 2017

The House of Representatives on Tuesday mandated its Committee on Labour, Employment and Productivity to interface with organised labour and relevant government agencies to review ... Read More

May Day: Labour Cancels Celebration In Kogi To Protest Non-Payment Of Salary, Pension

Abdul Jimoh- April 30, 2017

Kogi NLC Cancels Celebration In Over Non Payment Of Workers Salary The organized labour in Kogi has canceled the celebration of this year’s May Day ... Read More

TUC criticises proposed life pension for NASS members

inno.korie- June 21, 2016

The Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC) on Monday criticised the proposed life pension for members of the National Assembly (NASS) and advised them not ... Read More

TUC sets up $1Billion Economic Development Fund

inno.korie- June 3, 2016

The Trade Union Congress (TUC), says it has set up one billion dollar Economic Development Fund for the actualisation of its Economic Development Plan. President ... Read More

Why The Trade Union Congress Shunned Strike

Henry Solomon- May 23, 2016

Mr Bobboi Kaigama, the President of Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC), on Sunday said the union shunned the ongoing strike by Nigeria Labour Congress ... Read More