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Labour decries unpaid benefit to ex-PHCN staff

United Labour Congress of Nigeria, ULC, has decried the protracted issue of unpaid benefits to former staff of the defunct Power Holding Company of Nigeria, PHCN, by the federal government five years after the privatization of the assets of PHCN.

Minimum wage: Labour gives warning of nationwide strike

The organised labour has served warning of an imminent nation-wide strike over Federal Government delay in the implementation of a new national Minimum Wage.

Labour: Revoke licences of DISCOs, GENCOs to arrest worsening power supply

The organised labour has called on the Federal Government to immediately review the privatisation of the power sector and revoke the licences of Electricity Generation Companies, GENCOs and Electricity Distribution Companies, DISCOs, to tackle the worsening power situation in the country.

2019: MUSWEN warns politicians, religious leaders, voters to thread with caution

The Muslim Ummah of South West Nigeria (MUSWEN) on Sunday in Ibadan called on politicians, religious leaders and the electorate to thread with caution as the 2019 general elections approach.

NIGCOMSAT workers threaten strike over alleged victimisation

The Senior Staff Association of Statutory Corporations and Government Owned Companies (SSASCGOC) has accused the management of Nigeria Communications Satellite (NIGCOMSAT) of victimising workers in the company and warned that unless the victimisation and issues of promotion is addressed, it will have no option than to disrupt official activities of the agency.

Fresh PDP makes u-turn denies faction collapse

The Director-General of the Fresh PDP, Prince Obi-Nwosu Emmanuel has debunked claims by some individuals that the faction had collapsed.

Reinhard Bonnke crusade to hold in Calabar

The forthcoming Evangelist Reinhard Bonke’s Crusade in Calabar will usher in peace and prosperity in Cross River.

PENGASSAN to begin strike Monday as talks collapse

The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria will on Monday embark on an indefinite strike action.

Adekunle Gold, Mimi Onalaja to host Future Awards Africa 2017

The Central Working Committee of The Future Awards Africa has announced award-winning singer/songwriter, Adekunle Gold and TV personality, Mimi Onalaja as the hosts of this year’s event.

#NigeriasNewTribe: The Future Awards Africa 2017 nominees unveiled

The Future Awards Africa which has been called the ‘Nobel Prize for Young Africans’, and the ‘most important youth awards’ by Forbes is a set of prizes given annually to celebrate and accelerate innovation,...

PENGASSAN backs NNPC on exploration in inland basins

The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) has commended the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) on the exploratory activities it has been spearheading in inland basins.

Labour threatens indefinite strike from Friday

The United Labour Congress on Wednesday threatened that workers in the country would embark on an indefinite strike if the Federal Government failed to meet its demands by Friday (tomorrow).

NLC opposes release of fresh Paris Club refund to states

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has asked President Muhammadu Buhari not to release the third and final tranche of the Paris Club refund to state governors until they make a concrete commitment to use the money to settle outstanding salaries, allowances and pension of workers and retirees in the country.

ULC issues 2-week ultimatum to state govts over unpaid salary

The United Labour Congress of Nigeria (ULC) has issued a two-week ultimatum to the State Governments to settle all outstanding salary or face indefinite industrial actions.

No Supreme Court order on stay of execution of Appeal Court verdict – APGA

Mr Sly Ezeokenwa, the Anambra State Legal Adviser to the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), says there is no order of Supreme Court proclaiming `a stay of execution’, over, Aug. 16, 2017, Appeal Court decision.

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