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Governor Dickson orders immediate payment of new national minimum wage

Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State has approved the payment of the N30,000 new National Minimum Wage to workers in the state with effect from this month.

NLC, TUC call for immediate lifting of 56-year US economic embargo on Cuba

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), the Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC), the Cuban Ambassador to Nigeria, Carlos Sosa, and other civil society and women groups on Monday demanded the immediate lifting of the 56-year old American economic embargo, placed on the Republic of Cuba.
Godwin Obaseki

Governor Obaseki promises to pay more than N30, 000 minimum wage if…

Governor Godwin Obaseki has said that his administration would pay above the new minimum wage of N30, 000 mínimum wage if the workers increased their productivity and Internally Generated Revenue (IGR).

NLC: Why Benue workers voted Governor Ortom for second term

Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Benue State Council, has said it voted Governor Samuel Ortom for a second term because he best understands the issues of unpaid salaries in the state.

Organised labour bemoans 100 years of poor workers’ welfare

The organised labour unions have roundly condemned the poor welfare of workers by successive governments and casualisation by organisations in the last 100 years.
Philip Shaibu

Philip Shaibu: Edo government ready to pay N30,000 minimum wage

Edo State Acting Governor, Rt. Hon. Comrade Philip Shaibu, has assured of the state government’s commitment to pay the N30,000 minimum wage recently signed into law by President Muhammadu Buhari, as part of deliberate effort to improve the welfare of civil servants in the state.

Governor Dickson lifts embargo on promotion of civil servants

Bayelsa State Governor Seriake Dickson has given civil servants in the state a special gift ahead of workers’ day celebration following his decision to lift embargo on implementation of promotions in the service.

NLC, TUC, pensioners endorse Governor Sani Bello for second term

The Organised Unions and Pensioners in Niger state have endorsed Governor Abubakar Bello for second term.
The National Union of Textile Garment and Tailoring Workers of Nigeria held a peaceful protest in Lagos on Tuesday to mark the 40th anniversary of the organisation.

NLC formally rejects N27,000 minimum wage for state workers

The Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, Friday, formally rejected the Federal Government’s recently approved N27,000 new national minimum wage for state workers.
Kayode Fayemi

Ekiti guber: I am not on revenge mission – Kayode Fayemi tells workers

The Governorship Candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has assured workers in the state that he is not contesting the election to revenge against them.

Labour Party condemns move by NLC to destabilise party

The National Chairman of the party, Abdulkadir Abdulsalam, said this in Abuja while reacting to the opening/launching of illegal FCT Office of Labour Party at the Labour House.

Governor Ayade orders payment of 2014 gratuity

Cross River State governor, Prof Ben Ayade, yesterday, authorised the payment of 2014 gratuity to retired civil servants in the state, even as he donated N50 million to the Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, and Trade Union Congress, TUC, for the completion of Labour House.

Governor Dickson promises to build N100m Labour House

Bayelsa State Governor Seriake Dickson said on Thursday that his administration would build a befitting Labour House for the organised labour in the state.

NLC seeks support for Venezuela on social justice, decent work

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has called for support of international community for the fight for social justice, inequality and decent work around the world.

Sports directors canvass federal govt’s intervention in comatose textiles industry

The members of the directors’ forum paid a familiarization visit to some of the ailing textiles factories in Kaduna, saying that there was need for Federal Government intervention through bailout facilities that would revive the industry.

ASUU accepts fed govt’s proposal

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has accepted the proposal of government but asked to be given until Tuesday for words on ending their strike.

Strike: ULC blackmailing fed govt – NLC

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and Trade Union Congress (TUC) have accused the yet-to-be registered United Labour Congress (UCL) led by Joe Ajaero of blackmailing government in order to secure registration.

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Sen. Emmanuel Bwacha, representing Taraba South Senatorial District and Senate Deputy Minority Leader, on Sunday, voiced his endorsement of ‘Operation Amotekun’ recently launched by governors in South-West zone.
Mrs Marian Onuoha, aka Mama Sure P, the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has emerged the winner of rerun election for the Isiala Mbano-Okigwe-Onuimo Federal Constituency seat conducted by the INEC on Saturday.

APC, AA win Imo rerun elections

Mrs Marian Onuoha, aka Mama Sure P, the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has emerged the winner of rerun election for the Isiala Mbano/Okigwe/Onuimo Federal Constituency seat conducted by the Independent National Electoral Commission on Saturday.
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Lagos government arrests 14 illegal sand dredgers in Banana Island

The Lagos State Government has arrested 14 illegal sand dredgers on the shoreline of Ikoyi-Lekki axis in Banana Island during a compliance enforcement exercise.
Nigerian professional football league side Akwa United has completed the signing of Chan Eagles defender Olisa Ndah.

Akwa United sign defender Olisa Ndah from Remo Stars

Nigerian professional football league side Akwa United has completed the signing of Chan Eagles defender Olisa Ndah.
Two second-half goals from Osimaga Duke and Spencer Bassey gave Dakkada FC a comfortable 2-0 win over Jigawa Golden Stars in a Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) Matchday 17 game decided on Saturday.

Dakkada thrash Jigawa Golden Stars to move fourth on NPFL table

Dakkada football club scored twice in the second half to beat Jigawa Golden Stars in the matchday 17 of the Nigeria professional football league game played at the Nest of Champions in Uyo on Saturday.