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Nigeria: Labour Union Insists On Strike After 14-Days Ultimatum

Nigeria: Labour Union Insists On Strike After 14-Days Ultimatum

  The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) says it will commence nationwide strike after the expiration of its 14 days ultimatum given to the Federal Government on the new minimum wage. Mr Ayuba Wabba, NLC president, said this while addressing newsmen at the end of the National Executive Council (NEC) meeting of the congress on Wednesday […]

Minimum Wage: Nigerian Workers Union Tells FG To Ignore Excuses By Governors

  The Federal Government has been asked to ignore the excuses by the State Governors on the ongoing processes for new minimum wages for workers in the country. The National President of the Nigerian Union of Local Government Employees, NULGE, Commade Ibrahim Khaleel made the call at a meeting of the Northern Executive Council of the […]

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Nigeria: Welfare Policy For Civil Servants Underway — Official

    The Head of Civil Service of the Federation, Mrs Winifred Oyo-Ita, on Friday in Abuja, inaugurated a Technical Committee to develop the Federal Civil Service Welfare Policy.   Oyo-Ita said that the inauguration was part of the implementation of the 2017 to 2020 Federal Civil Service Strategy and Implementation Plan (FCSSIP).   She […]

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Gov. Fayose, South West Nigeria Approves Payment Of Promotion Arrears To 37,000 Workers

  Gov. Ayo Fayose of Ekiti State, South West of the country on Tuesday approved payment of three years promotion arrears  to 37, 000 workers in the state’s civil service. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Fayose announced this at the Workers’ Day Celebration held at the Oluyemi Kayode Stadium in Ado Ekiti. He […]

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May Day: Workers Make South Africa A Better Place, Says Ramaphosa

  In marking this year’s May Day rally, President Cyril Ramaphosa on Tuesday paid tribute to South Africa’s workers, thanking them for making the country what it is today. “In the end, you are the people who make South Africa work, you are the people who make South Africa move and you make SA move […]

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Nigeria Labour Congress Asks Gombe To Pay Local Govt. Employees’ Allowances

  By Ahmad Umar   Nigeria Labour Congress, Gombe State, Northeast of the country has urged the State Governor, Ibrahim Hassan Dankwambo to pay the balance of 50 percent of leave allowances of local government employees and primary schools teachers.   The state Chairman of Congress, Haruna Kamara made the call at the 2018 Workers’ Day at […]

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Nationwide Workers Unification and Vibrant Workers Union’s Leadership: The First Step to Ending Workers’ Exploitation in Liberia

  By Moses Uneh Yahmia There have been reports of the escalation of bad labor practices at various concession companies in Liberia. Non – livable wages, lack of housing, health insurance and etc. are among many exploitation meted against the working class in Liberia. In Kanjor, Grand Cape Mount County, the workers are the play […]

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Minimum Wage: Tripartite Committee To Hold Public Hearing Across Nigeria

  Nigeria’s Tripartite Committee on the new National Minimum Wage is to hold public hearing across the country, and gather inputs from stakeholders on a new minimum wage. Mr Ayuba Wabba, President, Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), said this while briefing newsmen at the end of the Central Working Committee meeting on Wednesday, in Abuja. Wabba […]

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