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Labour set to begin strike over minimum wage in Kebbi

The Organised Labour in Kebbi State has directed workers to begin indefinite strike on Tuesday, March 3 following inability of the State Government to pay the N30,000 Minimum Wage.
Kwara State Governor Abdulraham Abdulrazaq

Kwara, workers reach agreement on new minimum wage

The statement was jointly issued by the chairmen of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Alhaji Issa Ore, the Trade Union Congress (TUC), Kolawole Olumoh and the Joint Negotiation Committee (JNC), Saliu Suleiman.
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.

Minimum wage: Kogi NLC chairman assures workers of payment

The Chairman, Nigeria Labour Congress, Kogi chapter, Comrade Onuh Edokah, has charged workers in the state to remain resolute as he assured that the government has set up machinery to tackle all issues surrounding the payment of minimum wage to them.
A Federal High Court sitting in Calabar, the Cross River State capital, has granted the request of the prosecution to mask its witness in the suit between the Nigeria Police Force (NPF), representing the state, and Agba Jalingo.

NLC writes federal government, seeks Agba Jalingo’s release

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has joined the growing number of groups that have called on the federal government to free the detained Nigerian journalist, Agba Jalingo, from prison.
The Rivers State government has sealed the secretariat of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) in Port Harcourt, the state capital.

Labour leaders warn Governor Wike sealed secretariat, minimum wage

National leaders of Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, have advised Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State to reopen the secretariat of the state council of NLC without further delay and not try their patience.

Minimum wage: Anambra government not in conflict with labour – APGA

The leadership of All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, in Anambra State said weekend that contrary to insinuation in some quarters, the state government controlled by the party was not in any conflict with the organized labour over the issue of the controversial minimum wage.
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.

Niger: Strike continues until demand is met – Labour

Organised labour in Niger on Friday said that the ongoing strike embarked upon on Feb. 4 would continue until its demands are met by the state government.
NLC

Minimum wage: Labour vows to sustain strike in Niger

Organised labour in Niger on Friday said that the ongoing strike embarked upon on Feb. 4 would continue until its demands are met by the state government.
Seyi Makinde

Minimum wage: NLC commends Oyo governor

The Oyo State Chapter of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), on Friday applauded Gov. Seyi Makinde, over the signing of agreement on the implementation of N30, 000 minimum wage for the state’s workers.
NLC

NLC: Only 17 states have commenced payment of new minimum wage

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has said that only 17 of 36 states have so far commenced the implementation of the N30,000 new minimum wage for civil servants in their employment.
Governor Dapo Abiodun of Ogun State has assured industrialists in the state of his administration’s readiness to put an end to the deplorable state of road network affecting manufacturers and other road users in the state.

Ogun government to pay N30,500 as minimum wage

The Organised Labour and Ogun State Government have agreed on the payment of N30,500 minimum wage for workers in the State with effect from 1st January 2020.
AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara

Minimum wage: Kwara government, NLC talks break down, labour issues 14-day ultimatum

Organised labour under the aegis of Joint Kwara Labour Congress (KJLC) has said that its meeting with the state government on the new minimum wage has hit brick walls.
Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani-Bello, has set up two committees to spearhead his inauguration for his second term.

Niger governor begs labour to halt planned strike over minimum wage

Governor Abubakar Bello of Niger State has appealed to the state chapter of the Nigeria Labour Congress to shelve its planned strike for peace and industrial harmony.
NLC

Minimum wage: Organised labour in Niger to begin strike February 4

Organised labour in Niger State on Monday, directed workers to embark on an indefinite strike from February 4, over non-implementation of the new national minimum wage and other entitlements.
The Rivers State government has sealed the secretariat of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) in Port Harcourt, the state capital.

Rivers government seals NLC secretariat over ‘new minimum wage’

The Rivers State government has sealed the secretariat of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) in Port Harcourt, the state capital.

Group: Pension funds should be invested, not borrowed

The Centre for Pension Right Advocacy has said that the funds under the Contributory Pension Scheme are meant to be invested and not borrowed.
Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria

Official: Global Fund increases allocation to Nigeria by 30 percent

Mrs Maureen Onyia-Ekwuazi, the First Vice Chair, Country Coordinating Mechanism (CCM) Global Fund (GF) Nigeria says the fund has increased allocation coming to Nigeria to tackle Malaria, HIV and Malaria by 30 per cent in the next three years (2021-2021)
The Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC on Friday confirmed that workers in Borno state have mostly received their salaries for January 2020 with a new N30,000 minimum wage of increase implemented by Governor Babagana Umara Zulum.

NLC confirms Borno governor has implemented N30,000 minimum wage

The Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, on Friday confirmed that workers in Borno state have mostly received their salaries for January 2020 with a new N30,000 minimum wage of increase implemented by Governor Babagana Umara Zulum.

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