Posts Tagged ‘NLC’

(Auno killing) NLC to Buhari: Our land has been desecrated by blood of innocents

by Seun Adeuyion February 12, 2020
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) on Tuesday declared that the land has been desecrated by the blood of innocents, even as it condemned the burning of 30 people and several vehicles by Boko Haram in Borno State on Sunday. In a message directed to Nigerian Ruler, Muhammadu Buhari and the Security agencies, the Congress called […]

BREAKING: Rivers NLC secretariat sealed

by Seun Adeuyion February 3, 2020
The Rivers State Government yesterday night sealed the secretariat of the state chapter of the Nigeria Labour Congress located on D-Line axis of Port Harcourt. Although a letter from the State Bureau for Special Duties indicated that the premises of the state NLC were sealed to allow for structural integrity test, the Chairperson of labour […]

Nationwide Warning Strike To Begin on Thursday Over New Minimum Wage

by Ikokwu Ikembaon December 17, 2019
Organised Labour comprising of Trade Union Congress (TUC) and Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) in Ogun State say they will be embarking on a two-day warning strike with effect from Thursday December 19th to push for the implementation of the N30, 000 minimum wage by the state government. The aggrieved labour unions say unless the state […]

The New Minimum Wage Applies To Only Federal Government Workers – Nigerian Governors Forum

by Chuks Azotanion October 29, 2019
The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) has reacted to the new minimum wage agreement between the federal government and organised labour, and according to them it only applies to federal government workers. Speaking after the Federal Executive Council directed the National Salaries, Income and Wages Commission and the ministry of labour to send the “consequential adjustments table” to states and […]

Breaking: FG, Labour agree on new minimum wage adjustment

by Chuks Azotanion October 18, 2019
The Federal Government and organised labour have finally reached an agreement on the percentage increase on the consequential adjustment in workers’ salaries for the payment of the N30,000 minimum wage. The agreement was reached in the early hours of Friday after a meeting that commenced on Thursday. Minister of Labour and Employment Dr Chris Ngige […]

Minimum Wage: NLC issues October 16 deadline

by Chuks Azotanion October 3, 2019
The organised labour rose from a meeting in Abuja on Wednesday, October 2nd with an ultimatum to the Federal Government to accept it’s demand on the consequential salary adjustment arising from the new minimum wage or face industrial action. In a communique signed by the President of the Nigeria Labour Congress, Ayuba Wabba, President of the Trade […]