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Minimum Wage: Protesting Workers Force Their Way Into National Assembly

Nigerian workers in their hundreds stormed the National Assembly complex in Abuja, demanding the withdrawal of a bill that would remove the National Minimum Wage from the exclusive to the concurrent legislative list. Channels TV reports that about a fortnight ago, the House of Representatives introduced a bill which, according to the sponsor, Hon. Garba […]

Minimum Wage: NLC Stages Nationwide Protest

The Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, has staged a nationwide protest over proposed amendments to the minimum wage for Nigerian workers.  This protest which is being coordinated from the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja, on Wednesday, Marrch 10, 2021, is said to be holding following attempts by some Lawmakers at the National Assembly to remove the […]

Minimum Wage: Former Oyo ALGON Chairman, Prince Abass-Aleshinloye; APC Publicity

More reactions have continued to trail the ₦30,000 new minimum wage bill signed into law by Governor Seyi Makinde. A Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, who is also a former Chairman, Oluyole Local Government, Prince Ayodeji Abass-Aleshinloye, in an interview with BCOS reporter, Abioye Ayorinde, commended the State Government led by Engr Seyi Makinde […]

Oyo Govt To Pay ₦30,000 Minimum Wage As State, NLC,

Oyo State Government and the Organised Labour has reached an agreement on the ₦30,000 minimum wage passed into law by the Federal Government in 2019. A statement signed by the Chief Press Secretary to Governor Makinde, Mr Taiwo Adisa, confirmed that the pact was reached on Wednesday, February 5, 2020, following a meeting between the […]

“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 […]

Minimum Wage: Labour Declares War With Govs

Organized Labour on Friday said it was ready to go to war with any governor that fails to implement the N30,000 minimum wage  that was signed into law by President Muhammadu Buhari  on April 18, 2019. Only five states-Kaduna, Kebbi, Lagos, Adamawa and Jigawa-have commenced implementation and payment of the new wage after it was […]