Posts Tagged ‘Chris Ngige’

FG To Slash Petrol Price By N5

By Brangyet Kabien The Federal Government has reduced the pump price of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), known as petrol, by N5 effective Monday next week. The Minister of Labour and Employment, Sen. Chris Ngige, disclosed this while addressing newsmen at the end of a closed-door meeting with the organised labour on Tuesday in Abuja. The […]

Ngige Pins N48billion Funds Misappropriation on NSITF

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, has alleged that the suspended management of the Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund (NSITF), misappropriated N48billion. Ngige alleged that currently suspended management of the Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund (NSITF) embezzled N3.4 billion while pretending to be organising non-existent staff training. Those suspended include: Managing Director/Chief Executive […]

The Chris Ngige’s Theory On Suspension Of NSITF Top Management

Minister of Labour and Employment in the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Dr. Christopher Nwabueze Ngige recently said that the suspension of the Managing Director of the Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund (NSITF), Adebayo Somefun and other top management staff followed due process. President Muhammadu Buhari had approved the indefinite suspension of the NSITF MD, three Executive […]

Don’t rely only on the government for jobs- Chris Ngige tells unemployed Nigerian graduates

Chris Ngige, Nigeria’s Minister of Labour and Employment, has asked Nigerian youths to seek other means of employment as the government cannot provide everyone with jobs.  A statement released by the Deputy Director/Head of Press of the ministry, Charles Akpan, said the minister stated this during a Townhall Meeting on Popularisation of blue/green collar jobs among graduates of tertiary […]

Nigerian ruler Muhammadu Buhari swears in Chris Ngige’s wife, eight others as permanent secretaries

Nigerian ruler Muhammadu Buhari today Wednesday December 18th, swore in nine permanent secretaries to their ministries. Amongst the new permanent secretaries was Evelyn Ngige, wife of the Minister of Labour and Employment. The new permanent secretaries have been appointed to their different ministries. The newly sworn-in Permanent Secretaries include: Mr Hassan Musa Mr Aliyu Ahmed Mrs Olusola […]

“You can’t pay below N30,000” – NLC to states

The leadership of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), has reiterated that the National Minimum Wage law is binding to all, and that state governors have no right to pay below N30,000. NLC President, Dr Ayuba Wabba, said this at a one-day review meeting on the New National Minimum Wage with state council chairmen. He stressed […]