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Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC)

Kano NLC issues two weeks ultimatum over salary deduction, threatens strike action

The Kano State Chapter of the Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC has on Wednesday given a two weeks ultimatum to Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje in protest of the cut down of the worker’s salary or face strike action.

MFM slashed our salaries without informing us – defender

MFM FC defender Kabiru Moshood has frowned at the method at which the Lagos-based club applied a pay cut on the players’ salary without informing them ahead.
Lado Suleja, an All Progressives Congress member representing Guevara-Suleja-Tafa Federal Constituency of Niger State, stated this in a radio interview in his constituency.

Coronavirus: We were forced donate our salaries – Reps member

A member of the House of Representatives from Niger State has stated that he and many other colleagues were coerced into donating two months salaries to the fight against COVID-19.
Awa Kalu

Coronavirus and right to freedom of movement

The pandemic now referred to as ‘COVID-19’ is a very familiar situation and very little will be gained in either profiling or analyzing it.
President Muhammadu Buhari (left), exchanging pleasantries with Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu (right) during the Governors’ visit to the President in Daura, Katsina, on Tuesday, August 13, 2019. With them are Chairman, Progressives Governors Forum and Kebbi State Governor, Alhaji Atiku Bagudu (middle); Chairman, Nigeria Governors’ Forum and Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi (2nd right) and Governor Abubakar Badaru of Jigawa State (2nd left).

Nigerian governors urges federal government to suspend all state deductions, restructure debt service payments

Governors, under the aegis of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum, NGF, have asked the federal government to urgently put in place measures that would help in the acceleration of an arrangement to suspend all state deductions and restructure all debt service payments on debts owed the central government and the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN.

Labour set for showdown with Ekiti government, state hospital management over ‘planned mass sack’

The alleged plan by the management of the Ekiti State University Teaching Hospital (EKSUTH) has created panic and palpable fear among the workers.
Nasarawa State Governor, Abdullahi A. Sule

Governor Sule, Senator Al-Makura deny friction over alleged inherited debts

Gov. Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa State and his predecessor, Sen. Umaru Al-Makura, have denied rumours of a rift between them over alleged inherited debt.
Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF)

Governors in marathon meeting over N614 billion bailout deductions

The thirty-six State Governors under the aegis of Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF), have converged in Abuja for a marathon meeting to review deductions being made from states accounts following bailout funds of N614 billion given to them by the federal government.
Tai Solarin College of Education, Omu Ijebu, Ogun State

TASCE lecturers debunk kidnapping, robbery allegations

The five Tai Solarin College of Education (TASCE) lecturers alleged to have been involved in kidnapping and robbery, who were arraigned at the Magistrate Court, Isabo, and granted bail has refuted the allegation, calling it “a fabricated social media allegation.
Dapo Abiodun

Governor Abiodun: We’ll prioritise payment of salaries, deductions

OGUN State Governor Dapo Abiodun has reiterated his government’s commitment in quick payment of workers’ salaries and deductions as and when due.

Bayelsa generates N1.15 billion IGR in April

Bayelsa State Government said it generated N1.15 billion from internal sources in April 2019.
Ibikunle Amosun

Governor Amosun clears deductions, April Salary with N20.2 billion payment

Ogun State Governor Ibikunle Amosun on Wednesday cleared all outstanding deductions owed the workers and paid their April salary.

Witness: How ex-Airforce chief siphoned N12 billion from NAF account

Mr. Tosin Owobo, an investigator with Economic and Financial Crimes Commission EFCC, yesterday, narrated before a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos how Air Marshal Jacob Adigun, a former Chief of Accounts with Nigerian Air Force, NAF, used his companies to siphon N12 billion from NAF intelligence account.
Nnamdi Nwokike NCC

NCC: Telcos to refund N36 billion illegal deductions to customers

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says it will order network providers in the country to refund N36 billion to customers.
Zainab Ahmed

NEITI: FAAC revenue disbursements grew by 13.5% in Q3, 2018

Revenue disbursements by the Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC) to the three tiers of government has continued to witnessed a steady increase in three consecutive quarters of this year with N2.28 trillion shared in Q3 of 2018.

Minimum wage: Kogi workers protest in Lokoja

Hundreds of Kogi State workers, in compliance with the directive of the national body, trooped to the streets of Lokoja, on Tuesday, protesting on the payment of N30,000 as national minimum wage.

FIRS demands evidence of General Electric tax remittance

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has demanded evidence that General Electric International Operations Nigeria Ltd remitted the excessive tax it withheld from Arco Group Plc, a Nigerian oil servicing company, for nine years.

We’II reject one salary per month henceforth – NLC tells Ayo Fayose

The Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC), Ekiti chapter, has declared that the workers in the State would no longer tolerate payment of one salary per month from Governor Ayodele Fayose.

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