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President Buhari approves appointment of NSITF Board

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of members of the Board of the Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund, a parastatal agency of the Federal Ministry of Labour and Employment.

Frank Kokori out of NSITF board, posted to Labour institute

Veteran Labour leader, Comrade Frank Ovie Kokori, has finally lost his battle to chair the Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund (NSITF) as President Muhammadu Buhari has given him another assignment.

Two remanded over inciting public

A Magistrate’s Court No 16 in No Man’s Land Kano has remanded a 28-year-old resident of Sumaila local government area, Kano State, over causing confusion at a polling unit.

President Buhari hails Ayuba Wabba on re-election as NLC President

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Mr Ayuba Wabba on his re-election as President of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC).

NULGE: No stability without strong local governments

The National Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE) has stated that nation’s quest for stability at all levels cannot be achieved without the strengthening of local governments as a critical tier of government across the country.

Zamfara workers worst paid in Nigeria, minimum wage N6000

Local government workers in Zamfara state are the worst paid in Nigeria as they are still earning N6,000 (less than $20) a month as minimum wage, a far cry from the N18,000 set nationally.

Katsina council workers warned against lobbying for promotion, posting

Alhaji Maigari Danjuma Dalihu, chairman, Katsina State Local Government Service Commission, has warned local government workers in the state against indulging in shady acts to get promoted or favourable posting.

NULGE canvasses annulment of SIECs, states, local council joint accounts

The National President of the Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE), Ibrahim Khaleel, has called for the annulment of the State Independent Electoral Commission (SIEC) and State Local Government Joint Account over what he described as unfettered manipulations of the systems by the state governors.

NULGE decries diversion of local council’s funds

The Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE) yesterday queried the much-touted corruption fight of the President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration in the face of his antigraft agencies’ silence on the continued diversion of local government’s funds.

NULGE asks President Buhari to probe state, local government joint account

Following the abuse and diversion of local government allocations, the Nigerian Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE) Thursday called on President Muhammadu Buhari to probe the state and local government joint account in the last 10 years.

NULGE: Nine state assemblies support local govt autonomy

The Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE) said only nine states have so far voted in support of Local Government autonomy in the ongoing effort to amend the constitution.

2019: NULGE endorses Governor Ayade for second term

The national leadership of the National Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE) on Tuesday endorsed Cross River State Governor, Prof Ben Ayade, to continue in 2019.

NULGE seeks ex-President Obasanjo’s support for local govt autonomy

The leadership of the National Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE) has sought the backing of former President Olusegun Obasanjo towards the actualization of an autonomous local government system in Nigeria.

NULGE rejects APC committee report on local government

The Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE) has rejected the proposal by the APC Committee in True Federalism that Local Government Councils be delisted from the constitution as a tier of government and be left to the whims of the states.

NLC committee on restructuring submits report

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) Committee on restructuring of the country on Tuesday submitted its report to the national body of the union.

Why we want local govt autonomy – NULGE chief

The Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE) Wednesday said the aim of the agitation for local government autonomy is to free the third tier of government from the control of state governments.

Don’t disappoint Nigerians on LG autonomy – NULGE tells states lawmakers

The Nigerian Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE) has urged States Houses of Assembly members to be on the side of Nigerians and vote in favour of Local Government autonomy, saaying such will ensure a free and unfettered democratic local government system in the country.

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