Posts Tagged ‘TUC’

FG, Labour talks on minimum wage implementation deadlocked again

by Chuks Azotanion September 17, 2019
Meeting of the Joint National Public Service Negotiating Council (JNPSNC) and the Federal Government deadlocked again yesterday, as they failed to agree over relativity and consequential adjustment for the implementation of the new minimum wage. JNPSNC general secretary of the Trade Union Side, Mr. Alade Lawal, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) yesterday that […]

Is CCT the nightmare of public officers or mercenary of the executive?

by Ikokwu Ikembaon April 19, 2019
On September 21, 2011, the hearing room of the Code of Conduct Tribunal was overflowing with lawyers, journalists and spectators. A “big masquerade” was expected to be huddled in the dock. It was Bola Ahmed Tinubu. Tinubu was a leading figure of the opposition at the time. And it was really no news that he […]

Labour Groups to FG: How can you Owe me and don’t wan’t me to tell the world?

by Breaking Timeson October 20, 2017
Labour officials have faulted the plan by the federal government to implement the ‘No work No pay” rule over workers’ strikes in Nigeria, PREMIUM TIMES reports. The Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, announced the plan after the meeting of the Federal Executive Council last week Wednesday, against the backdrop of a spate of […]

FLASH | FG Drags NLC, TUC TO Court .. Seeks to Stop Labour Protests

by Breaking Timeson May 17, 2016
THE Federal Government has dragged the NLC, TUC and their affiliates before the National Industrial Court seeking to stop the looming strike threatened by the  Labour group over the fuel pump price increment. As at the time of filing in this report, the Attorney General of the Federation,  Abubakar Malami SAN is arguing the experte […]

There was a Labour Movement By Philip Agbese

by Breaking Timeson May 17, 2016
Labour finally marshaled the courage to stand against the people. The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and Trade Unions Congress (TUC) are calling for strikes and widespread protests against the deregulation of the downstream sector of the petroleum sector as implied by the removal of subsidy that brought petrol to N145 to the litre. Labour has […]

FUEL PRICE HIKE | FG and Labour Talks, Inconclusive

by Breaking Timeson May 17, 2016
The Nigeria Labour Congress,NLC and its affiliate body,the Trade Union Congress,TUC, Monday,vowed to press ahead with its industrial action, scheduled to commence tomorrow if the Federal Government fails to reverse to old pump price of petrol. The two unions asked the government not only to put all the nation’s refineries to optimal use but also […]