The battle for the soul of Labour Party (LP) in Ogun state degenerated yesterday as the party split into factions with the emergence of two separate sets of leaders. While Chief Biodun Owolabi emerged the state chairman of one faction, the other group elected Comrade Abayomi Arabambi as its...
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and the Trade Union Congress (TUC) have said the ruling political elites are the real enemies of the country.
TUC President, Bobboi Kaigama and NLC President, Ayuba Wabba, made the remark during a joint press briefing in Abuja
“Our common enemy, whom we...
The Trade Union Congress of Nigeria has warned against the on-going conspiracy between the Federal Government through the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) and some major telcom companies to further increase their data rates from December 1, 2016.
TUC disclosed this in a statement by...
The Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC) has kicked against federal government planned introduction of new Communication Service Tax (CST) which if passed into law, would automatically allow the federal government to place a nine per cent tax charges on all phone calls, SMS, MMS, data package...
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The 15-man panel inaugurated by the Nigerian government and labour unions over implementation of the new minimum wage for workers has started to hold meetings.
According to Mr Chris Onyedika, the acting general secretary of a faction of the NLC and a member of the 15-man committee, the panel...
Labour in Kogi State yesterday directed all workers in the state to resume the earlier suspended indefinite strike from tomorrow.
The Chairman, Nigeria Labour Congress, (NLC), Onu Edoka, the Chairman, Trade Union Congress, (TUC),Ojo Ranti Matthew and eight other affiliate unions gave the...
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Organised Labour, Thursday, vowed to cripple operations in the banking sector over ongoing mass retrenchment of workers, throwing its weight behind the threat by the Federal Government through the Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige, to withdraw the licenses of banks that...
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The Nigeria Labour Congress,NLC and its affiliate body, the Trade Union Congress,TUC, parley meeting with the federal government on Monday ended in a deadlock as labour unions vowed to press ahead with its industrial action, scheduled to commence tomorrow if the Federal Government fails to...
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The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Trade Union Congress (TUC) and their civil society allies in Abuja, yesterday, Labour called on Nigerians to stock up on essential commodities, as it begins a strike action on Wednesday in protest of recent hike in the pump price of petrol.
Organised labour has maintained that it will not give special considerations to 26 states that are currently having difficulties paying the present wage in negotiating the new minimum wage.
Nigeria Labour Congress and the Trade Union Congress which gave this indication on Monday, insisted...
Nigerian Labour Congress at yesterday’s May Day celebration, told President Muhammadu Buhari that workers and ordinary Nigerians were beginning to lose faith in the change mantra of the All Progressives Congress, APC-led Federal Government.
NLC, and the Trade Union Congress of Nigeria, TUC...
Labour unions in the country have called for the resignation of Minister of State for Petroleum Resources Ibe Kachikwu after the latter said fuel scarcity may persists in the country for the next two months.
Read: I'm Not a Magician, Fuel Scarcity Won't End Soon - Kachikwu
The Trade Union Congress has lambasted Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola for insisting that increase in electricity tariff is the only way to enhance stable power supply in Nigeria.
The union disagreed with the National Electricity Regulatory Commission, NERC, which...
The National President of Trade Union Congress, TUC, Comrade Bobboi Kaigama, has stated that Nigerians are still waiting for the change President Muhammadu Buhari promised them during the election campaign.
Speaking while addressing construction workers at the 10th Triennial National...