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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 […]

NIN Registration: Nigerians Stranded As NIMC Workers Down Tools Nationwide

The ongoing National Identity Number (NIN) registration appears to be running into more troubled waters, as Nigerians who have turned up for the exercise have been left unattended at various registration centres. This is because workers at the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) have embarked on strike across the country. Channels Television reports on Thursday, […]

FG Meets With NLC, TUC Over Hike In Electricity, Fuel

As the hike in electricity and fuel tariffs continues, the Federal Government has met with the organized Labour to discuss way forward. The meeting called by the Minister of Labour, Chris Ngige with the Trade Union Congress (TUC) and the Nigerian Labour Congress in attendance was held at the Banquet Hall of the Presidential Villa […]

Strikes: FG To Meet NLC, TUC, Others On Saturday

The Federal Government has scheduled a special meeting with representatives of the Nigeria Labour Congress, the Trade Union Congress, their affiliates, as well as members of Civil Society Organisations as one of the ways to end incessant industrial actions by workers. The Minister of Labour, Senator Chris Ngige, disclosed this in an interview with journalists […]

School Re-Opening: Oyo NLC Backs Governor Makinde

The Oyo State Chairman of the Nigeria Labour Congress, Comrade Bayo Titilola-Sodo has thrown his weight behind the planned gradual reopening of Schools on Oyo State, saying Students cannot continue to remain at home forever. Comrade Titilola-Sodo who stated this while participating on the BCOS Television Breakfast Current Affairs Programme, AM120, on Wednesday, June 24, […]

Oyo Labour Leaders Present ‘Most Worker-Friendly Governor’ Award To Engr

The Oyo State Chapters of Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and Trades Union Congress (TUC) have presented the State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde, with an award of excellence as the Most Worker-Friendly Governor. The Unions made the delivery of the Award on Friday, May 1, 2020, at a special programme to mark the year 2020 Workers’ […]

“We’ll Continue To Give Priority To Workers’ Welfare” — Makinde

Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, has declared the readiness of his administration to continue to place workers’ welfare on the first line charge. Governor Makinde, who spoke a few hours after the Government and organized Labour reached an agreement on the ₦30,000 minimum wage and the consequential adjustment for workers in the State, said […]

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 […]

Yobe Govt Constitutes Minimum Wage Implementation Committee

Yobe State Governor, Mai Mala Buni, has constituted a Committee for the implementation of the ₦30, 000 new minimum wage for workers in the State. The Committee chaired by the Acting Head of Service, Mr Muhammad B. Nura, will work out modalities for the new salary increment. Other members of the Committee include representatives drawn […]