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Retired permanent secretary wants better funding for Labour Ministry

A retired Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Labour and Employment, Mr Bolaji Adebiyi, has called for better funding of the ministry to enhance its service delivery and economy development.

Minister: Federal government to extend social security to informal sector

Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Prof. Stephen Ocheni, has disclosed that the absence of Social Security data on the informal economy is an anomaly that contributes immensely to the exposure of workers to precarious and dangerous work conditions in the country.

Federal government reassures commitment to campaign against corruption in MDAs

Mr Bolaji Adebiyi, the Permanent Secretary in the Federal Ministry of Labour and Employment, says the Federal Government is committed to the campaign against corruption in Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs).

Minister Chris Ngige warns new boards against funds misappropriation

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Sen. Chris Ngige, has warned the newly inaugurated boards of parastatals under the ministry against misappropriation of funds.

Child labour: Federal govt to develop national reporting template

The Federal Government says it will develop a National Reporting Template for proper monitoring, evaluation and data collection toward elimination of child labour in the country.

Federal govt inaugurates national employment council

The Federal Government has inaugurated the National Employment Council to curb the menace of rising unemployment in the country.

Federal govt to partner anti-graft agencies to combat corruption

The Ministry of Labour and Employment says it will partner with the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission (ICPC) and Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to combat corruption.

We need industrial peace to address economic challenges – federal govt

The Federal Government through Federal Ministry of Labour and Employment has said its efforts at addressing the economic challenges facing the nation will require sustainable industrial peace and harmony to succeed.

Labour urges federal govt to address salary disparity in MDAs

The Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria (ASCSN) has told the Federal Government to address the salary disparity in Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs).

Nigeria partners with Germany to reabsorb illegal migrants

The Federal Government on Thursday signed an agreement with the German Federal Enterprise for International Cooperation (GIZ) to set up a Nigerian–German Centre for Jobs, Migration and Reintegration.

National Assembly probes NEMA chief Mustapha Maihaja as fed govt negotiates with striking workers

The House of Representatives Committee on Emergency, Preparedness and Disaster Management of the National Assembly (NASS) has commenced investigation into the allegation of high-handedness, maladministration and corruption against the new Director General of National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Engr. Mustapha Maihaja.

Osinbajo directs PenCom, CCB, ICPC chiefs to resume pending Senate confirmation

The Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has directed the newly appointed chairmen of the National Pension Commission, Code of Conduct Bureau, and the Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission to resume duty.

Military: Osinbajo inaugurates judicial c’ttee to review human rights abuse

By its terms of reference, he said the Commission is empowered to review extant rules of engagement applicable in the Armed Forces of Nigeria and extent of compliance thereto.

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