Subsidy Removal: Senate, NLC, fault proposed N5,000 monthly payment for Nigerians

  Nigerians will spend about N6.732tn on the purchase of Premium Motor Spirit, popularly called petrol, within a period of 12 months once the Federal Government stops subsidising the commodity from February next year, investigations have revealed. This came to the fore on Wednesday as the Nigeria Labour Congress described government’s plan as a “penny

By |2021-11-25T06:33:43+01:00November 25th, 2021|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

FG To Renegotiate Full Implementation Of N30,000 Minimum Wage

The Federal Government is set to reconstitute a new committee to begin fresh negotiations for the full implementation of the new national minimum wage of N30,000. The Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige, disclosed this on Thursday in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory. “The President has put in place a new committee or

By |2019-09-27T10:03:18+01:00September 27th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , , |0 Comments

NLC Suspends Srike As FG Agrees To Pay N30,000 Minimum Wage

The organised labour unions have called off the planned nationwide industrial action initially scheduled to hold today nation wide. Daily Trust reported that the proposed strike was suspended because the Federal Government has agreed and signed the #30, 000 demanded by the workers as new minimum wage. Two union officials and a senior government official

By |2018-11-06T05:19:56+01:00November 6th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Nigerians May Experience Another Hardship This Week As NUPENG Backs NLC Planned Strike

There may be shortage of fuel this week as the Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers has pledged its loyalty to the Nigeria Labour Congress and any step that the NLC decides to take. The Federal Government on Friday obtained an order from the National Industrial Court restraining the organised labour from embarking

By |2018-11-04T07:22:24+01:00November 4th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Nationwide Strike Looms As Labour Gives 14-Day Ultimatum Over Minimum Wage

Labour leaders in Nigeria, on Wednesday, cautioned the Federal Government to stop foot dragging on the New Minimum Wage and allow the tripartite committee conclude its job to avoid industrial crisis. The labour leaders, who are members of the Minimum Wage Committee, at a joint news conference addressed in Lagos, gave the federal government 14

By |2018-09-12T20:31:14+01:00September 12th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments
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