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POLITICS

3 Key Political Appointments That May Be Used To Compensate Adams Oshiomhole in 2023

Adams Aliyu Oshiomhole needs no introduction in Nigeria. He is a politician and the former National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC. He had previously served as the president of Nigerian Labour Congress, NLC from 1999 to 2007. He was the executive Governor of Edo State, Nigeria from 2008 to 2006.

  9 months ago ago
3 Key Political Appointments That May Be Used To Compensate Adams Oshiomhole in 2023

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Buhari Makes Another Appointment, Jonathan Reacts To Death Of COAS Attahiru

Buhari Makes Another Appointment The Federal Executive Council led by President Muhammadu Buhari has has approved the appointment of Issa Aremu as the Director/Chief Executive Officer of National Institute for Labour Studies (NILS). Aremu, a gubernatorial candidate of the Labour Party in Kwara state in the 2019 general elections, was a former vice president of Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) and ex-general secretary of the National Union of Textile, Garments and Tailoring Workers of Nigeria.

  1 year ago ago
Today's Headlines: Buhari Makes Another Appointment, Jonathan Reacts To Death Of COAS Attahiru

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Gunmen Abduct Another Politician, Lia Mohammed Didn't Fund Our Campaigns- Yakubu

Gunmen Abduct Another Politician Photo Credit: Daily Post Recently, the Taraba State chairman of the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC), Peter Jediel, has yet again been abducted by unknown gunmen. The Chairman who was early this year kidnapped and later regained his freedom was again kidnapped at his residence located in Sunkani, the administrative headquarters of Ard-Kola local government council of the state.

  1 year ago ago
Today's Headlines: Gunmen Abduct Another Politician, Lia Mohammed Didn't Fund Our Campaigns- Yakubu

CAREER-JOBS

One Major Reason Why 33 States May Not Pay Salaries

Many states have been struggling to meet up with salary payment due to the economic downturn and deduction in the monthly allocation from federation account. While the Nigerian Labour Congress is lamenteing the non-payment of salaries in some states, available indicators have shown that about 33 states may not be able to pay salaries because of one major reason.

  9 months ago ago
One Major Reason Why 33 States May Not Pay Salaries

SOCIETY

'No Electricity, No Meeting', El-Rufai Blows Hot

Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai has said the state will not attend any meeting with the Federal Government or Organized Labour if the public power supply is not restored in the state. Governor El-Rufai who stated this through his verified Facebook page lamented that since the public power supply is yet to be restored in Kaduna State, the government of Kaduna State or its representatives will not be available for the scheduled peace meeting made possible by the Federal Government to broker peace between the Kaduna State Government and the labour.

  1 year ago ago
'No Electricity, No Meeting', El-Rufai Blows Hot

JUSTICE

Total Compliance As Strike Enters Day-3 In Cross River

Photo for illustration As the sit-at-home order extended to civil servants in Cross River State by the leadership of Organized Labour in the state enters its third day. There has been full compliance by members of the state workforce as many government offices visited in the state capital remained under lock and key.

  10 months ago ago
Total Compliance As Strike Enters Day-3 In Cross River

JUSTICE

NLC Vs El-Rufai: Check Out What An Islamic Group Told Gov. El-Rufai Over The Dismissal Of Workers

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), commonly known as 'Shiites' has condemned the Governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai for dismissing many civil servants in the state.The group described the governor as a wicked man over his treatment of some workers in Kaduna state.

  1 year ago ago
NLC Vs El-Rufai: Check Out What An Islamic Group Told Gov. El-Rufai Over The Dismissal Of Workers

CAREER-JOBS

Tough point: Kaduna cannot move forward if El-Rufai does not sack workers

The sacking of some civil servants in Kaduna state by Governor Nasiru El-Rufai has sparked outrage in the country.The Nigerian Labour Congress in reaction to it issued a warning asking the governor to rescind his order.When El-Rufai insisted that the order stood, the NLC engaged in a protest across the state shutting down key facilities like electricity and water.

  1 year ago ago
Tough point: Kaduna cannot move forward if El-Rufai does not sack workers

HEALTH

Today's Headlines: FG Should Not Force Workers To Vaccinate-NLC, Three Corpers To Repeat Service

Don't force workers to get vaccinated, NLC urges FG PHOTO CREDIT: Punch Newspapers The Nigerian Labour Congress on Monday cautioned the Federal Government against the use of force in the enforcement of workers’ vaccination. The President of the NLC, Ayuba Wabba gave this charge during a briefing on COVID-19 vaccination advisory for Federal Civil Servants in Abuja on Monday.

  9 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: FG Should Not Force Workers To Vaccinate-NLC, Three Corpers To Repeat Service

JUSTICE

Kaduna State Civil Servants To Embark On Another Strike Over Breach Of MoU.

The Nigerian Labour Congress, Kaduna State Chapter has promised to embark on another strike over the breach of the Memorandum Of Understanding (MoU) in the administration of Governor El-Rufai that was signed with the Union on May 20, which made them cut short their warning skrike of five days.

  1 year ago ago
Kaduna State Civil Servants To Embark On Another Strike Over Breach Of MoU.

JUSTICE

"We've Not Seen Evidence" - Kaduna Govt Reacts As NLC Suspends Ongoing Protest In Kaduna State

The Nigerian Labour Congress has suspended its ongoing strike and protest in Kaduna State after the intervention of the Minister for Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige. The workers embarked on a five day warning strike and protest on Monday due to Governor Nasir Elrufai's decision to sack some workers in the state.

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POLITICS

Senator Shehu Sani Reacts To The Suspension Of NLC Strike In Kaduna State. Check Out What He Said

A former lawmaker who represented Kaduna Central Senatorial District during the eight National Assembly, Senator Shehu Sani has today lauded the important role played by the Federal Government in the face-off between the Kaduna State Government and the leadership of Nigerian Labour Congress, with the senator saying both parties should honour the invitation for the dialogue.

  1 year ago ago
Senator Shehu Sani Reacts To The Suspension Of NLC Strike In Kaduna State. Check Out What He Said

JUSTICE

Nationwide Strike Looms As NLC Writes To The President Over The Action Of Kaduna State Government

The Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) has addressed a letter to president Muhammadu Buhari over the violation of the peace pact by the Kaduna State government as signed with the union. The union recently declared a five day warning strike against the government of Kaduna State, and the state was shutdown for three days before the intervention of the Mr President through the minister of labour and productivity, Dr Chris Ngige.

  1 year ago ago
Nationwide Strike Looms As NLC Writes To The President Over The Action Of Kaduna State Government

CAREER-JOBS

Today's Headlines: NLC Suspends Three Weeks Old Strike In Nasarawa State, Four Reps Dump PDP For APC

NLC Suspends Three Weeks Old Strike In Nasarawa State. Photo Credit: Goggle A three-week-old strike by the Nigerian Labour Congress in Nasarawa has been suspended after an agreement was reached with the state government in Lafia. Recall that on June 15th, 2021, the Ogarnised Labour embarked on a strike action to press home its demands for full implementation of the new national minimum wage, pending promotion and salary arrears among other welfare issues for the state’s workforce.

  1 year ago ago
Today's Headlines: NLC Suspends Three Weeks Old Strike In Nasarawa State, Four Reps Dump PDP For APC

JUSTICE

NLC to embark on nationwide strike

The Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) has announced that it will go on strike across the country in protest against the sacking of thousands of workers in Kaduna State. The labour union also highlighted anti-labor practices and the state administration's inability to follow through on a memorandum of understanding (MoU) it signed with the federal government on the crisis as reasons for going on strike.

  1 year ago ago
NLC to embark on nationwide strike

ECONOMY-FINANCE

" Petrol will soon be sold at N256 per liter "– NNPC boss reacts

The Group Managing Director of NNPC, Mele Kyari has made social media go agog when he said the cost of Premium Motor Spirit, PMS, in the country should be sold at N256 per liter. It is believed that the NNPC is presently the only official importer of petroleum products into Nigeria.

  1 year ago ago

AUTO

Fuel should be sold at N280 per litre- Mele Kyari claims

The group managing director of NNPC, Mele Kyari has revealed that the feasible price at which the premium motor spirit (PMS) ought to be sold in Nigeria is N256 per litre. This is a 58 percent increase on the current pump price. Later Kyari insisted that the price of PMS ought to be the same as the price of diesel which is currently sold at N280 per litre.

  1 year ago ago
Fuel should be sold at N280 per litre- Mele Kyari claims

JUSTICE

In Nasarawa; Nigeria Labour Congress Strikes Today

The Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) in Nasarawa state has declared an indefinite strike from today, Tuesday, June 15, 2021. The down tool is a result of non-payment of the 30,000 naira minimum wage by the state government. This resolution was reached at the State Executive Council Meeting held on Monday after considering the state government’s inability to comply with the terms of agreements between both parties after two ultimatums were given.

  1 year ago ago
In Nasarawa; Nigeria Labour Congress Strikes Today

JUSTICE

NLC Strike: Pictures Of The Armed Hoodlums Who Attacked The NLC Protesters

It was reported by the media that the Nigerian Labour Congress, Kaduna state chapter engaged In a protest and a strike, owing to the sack of many civil servants in the state.Due to the intervention of the federal government, the Nigerian Labour Congress, Kaduna state chapter has agreed to call off the strike to ensure peace and stability in the state.

  1 year ago ago
NLC Strike: Pictures Of The Armed Hoodlums Who Attacked The NLC Protesters

JUSTICE

Shehu Sani commends FG intervention in thr Kaduna Labour crisis and the NLC for suspending the strik

Former Senator Shehu Sani, an author, playwright and human rights activist.He is the President of the Civil Rights Congress of Nigeria and the Chairman of Hand-in-Hand, Africa took to his verified Twitter handle @shehusani and I quote "The FG intervention in the Kaduna Labour crisis is commendable.

  1 year ago ago
Shehu Sani commends FG intervention in thr Kaduna Labour crisis and the NLC for suspending the strik