The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Kebbi State chapter has rejected the N30,000 minimum wage approved by the state government. Africa News24 (an24) reports that Umar Halidu, the Kebbi State NLC Chairman, rejected the N30,000 minimum wage while addressing journalist in the state. Umar Halidu said the decision to reject the approved sum was reached at […]
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has asked President Muhammadu Buhari not to reappointment Dr Chris Ngige as the Minister of Labour and Productivity. Recall that NLC held a protest against him in his house which led to a fracas that landed some NLC members at the National Hospital in Abuja after they were allegedly attacked […]
The Federal Government led by President Muhammadu Buhari and the Nigerian labour have failed to reach an agreement on the consequential adjustment arising from the N30,000 new national minimum wage. Africa News24 (AN24) reports that the Federal Government and labour representatives met on Thursday but the meeting ended without an agreement. The representatives of the […]
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC)has given Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, till May 1, 2019, to inaugurate Chief Frank Kokori as the chairman of the board of the National Social Insurance Trust Fund. AfricaNews24 reports that the inauguration scheduled for April 18, 2019, was postponed when the NLC protested the exclusion of […]
Nigeria’s Minister of Labour and Employment Chris Ngige, says organised labour would attend a meeting with the federal government on the contentious new minimum wage on Monday.
Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue state has promised to pay any amount agreed upon by the negotiating committee on minimum wage.
The Nigeria Governors’ Forum has called an emergency meeting to discuss the new minimum wage and various issues surrounding it.
The President of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Ayuba Wabba, says the Federal Government is set to announce the new minimum wage.
The organised labour on Sunday, September 30, revealed why it suspended the nationwide strike which began last week.
The organised labour on Sunday, September 30, suspended the nationwide strike which began last week.
The Nigeria Labour Congress has condemned the scarcity of petroleum products across the country , describing it as an act of cruelty and sabotage from which a privileged few are benefiting . It said the nation had no business importing petroleum products after 60 years of discovering crude oil in commercial quantity . The NLC […]