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FG Raises Concern Over Possible Scarcity Of Petrol

The Federal Government has raised concerns about the possibility of scarcity of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), also known as petrol, in the country. The Minister of State for Petroleum, Mr Timipre Sylva, raised the concern on Monday, February 1, 2021, at a late-night meeting between the Government and leaders of the organised labour. Channels TV […]

Electricity Tariff Increase: NLC Threatens ‘Industrial Resistance’

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has threatened industrial resistance following the increase in electricity tariffs by the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC). The Congress, in a statement released late on Tuesday night, January 5, 2021, and signed by the President, Comrade Ayuba Wabba, said the Federal Government should reverse the increase immediately or face an […]

“States Have No Reason Not To Pay Minimum Wage” –

The Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) says State Governments do not have any reason not to pay the ₦30,000 minimum wage. According to the NLC President, Mr Ayuba Wabba, the wage is now binding on all States following President Muhammadu Buhari’s assent. Mr Wabba disclosed this during an interview on Channels Television’s breakfast programme, on Monday, January […]

NLC Urges FG To Re-Visit Electricity Privatization Agreement

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has urged the Federal Government to re-visit the electricity privatization agreement and allow States, individuals and corporate organizations to generate and distribute electricity independent of the national grid. The President of the NLC, Mr Ayuba Wabba, made the request in an exclusive interview with Channels Television, where he spoke on […]