Tag: TUC

TUC Boss Asks CBN to Publish FOREX Beneficiary Companies

Henry Solomon- July 25, 2019

The Trade Union Congress has asked the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to publish names of companies benefiting from its foreign exchange policy, to ensure ... Read More

FG Will Not Restrain Activities of Labour – Ngige

Henry Solomon- October 25, 2018

The Federal Government says it will not restrain the activities of organised labour in the country but will continue to engage them in dialogue. Dr ... Read More

Minimum Wage: FG urges organised labour to accept N24,000 offer

inno.korie- October 19, 2018

The Federal Government has urged Organised Labour to accept the new minimum wage proposal, considering the capacity and ability of the government and the private ... 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

Workers’ Day: TUC, NLC demand probe of bailout funds to states

inno.korie- May 1, 2018

The Organised Labour has called for immediate probe of state governments involved in diversion of bailout funds meant for payment of salaries and pension arrears ... 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

Governors who can’t pay workers should resign – TUC

inno.korie- February 24, 2018

The Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC) on Saturday advised state governors who could not address workers’ problems to resign. Mr Bobboi KaigamaTUC President The ... 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

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

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

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

How Salary Disparity Causes High Corruption

Henry Solomon- May 23, 2016

Civil servants, workers in the private sector and other stakeholders in the economy have taken a swipe on the current disparity in their salaries and ... 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

#NLCStrike: NLC Stands Alone In Strike Over Fuel Subsidy

Henry Solomon- May 18, 2016

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has insisted that the planned nationwide indefinite strike will commence on Wednesday as its meeting with the Federal Government was ... Read More

 IPAC Supports Withdrawal Of Fuel Subsidy

Henry Solomon- May 18, 2016

The Inter Party Advisory Council of Nigeria has declared support for the Federal Government’s withdrawal of fuel subsidy in the effort to reposition the down-stream ... Read More

Buhari Presidency For The Nigerian People – Vice President Osinbajo

Henry Solomon- February 24, 2016

Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, Vice President Federal Republic of Nigeria (Photo: Internet) Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo says that President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration is in government ... Read More

Labour Pickets NERC, AEDC Over Electricity Tariff, Calls For Review

Henry Solomon- February 9, 2016

NLC and TUC Presidents Ayuba Wabba and Bobboi Kaigama during the Protest (Photo: Internet) The Organised Labour , comprising the Nigeria Labour Congress and the ... Read More