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Bobboi Kaigama: Federal government can’t cheat workers on minimum wage

Bobboi Kaigama, President-General of the Trade Union Congress (TUC), has dismissed insinuations that the Federal Government was not sincere enough to implement the new minimum wage of N30,000.
President Muhammadu Buhari has just taken his oath of office.

Inauguration: Edo residents want federal government to prioritise security

As President Mohammadu Buhari is inaugurated into office for a second tenure, a cross section of Nigerians resident in Benin has voiced out their expectation.
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.

Kogi labour unions suspend planned protest over unpaid salaries

The organised labour unions in Kogi state has said they have suspended their planned street protest earlier scheduled for today (Wednesday) to draw the attention of government to the plight of its member over unpaid salaries.
Ekiti State Governor Kayode Fayemi

Governor Fayemi: I did not sack any worker

Gov. Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti, on Friday said that no genuine staff of the state public service was sacked by his government.
Kayode Fayemi

Ekiti sacks over 2, 000 workers appointed by ex-Governor Fayose

Ekiti State Government has reverted appointments of over 2,000 workers by immediate governor, Ayo Fayose, after the July, 2018 gubernatorial election.

TUC insists on picketing TCN

Trade Union Congress on Tuesday said that despite the attack on its members, it would not be deterred in picketing the Transmission Company of Nigeria over a prolonged industrial dispute with the management of the company.

TUC pickets TCN Enugu office

The Chairman, Trade Union Congress (TUC), Enugu chapter, Mr Chukwuma Igbokwe, said the union has joined its national union to picket Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) office in the state till further notice.

TCN workers shun TUC as picketing flops

Workers at the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) headquarters in Abuja on Monday, continued their work unhindered after the Trade Union Congress (TUC) failed to lock them out.

TCN cautions union against planned picketing of its headquarters

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has raised alarm over the planned picketing of its headquarters by the Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC).
The Rivers State Government says it has lifted the ban on promotions in the Civil Service.

Rivers government to promote, employ more civil servants

The Rivers State Government says it has lifted the ban on promotions in the Civil Service.

Minimum wage: Ondo workers vow to resist hike in taxes, fuel price

The Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, has promised to pay the N30,000 minimum wage as provided by law.

NLC, TUC issues demand on appointment of heads of parastatals

Trade Union Congress (TUC) has urged the Federal Government to appoint career officers as Chief Executive Officers of Federal Government’s parastatals and agencies to boost productivity and efficiency.
Godwin Obaseki

Governor Obaseki: Edo to commence payment of new minimum wage immediately

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State Wednesday said the state would commence implementation of the new national minimum wage immediately.

Governor Ugwuanyi: I will address N30,000 minimum wage

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu state has promised to meet with agencies and statutory bodies of government to address the issue of national minimum wage in the state.
From left, NLC Oyo State Chairman, Comrade Titilola Sodo, state Deputy Governor, Chief Moses Adeyemo and state Chairman, TUC, Comrade Emmanuel Ogundiran during the May Day Rally

May Day: Oyo’ll pay N30, 000 minimum wage – Governor Ajimobi

Oyo State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, has assured the state’s workforce of his administration’s resolve to pay the N30,000 minimum wage recently approved by President Muhammadu Buhari without delay.

Governor Dickson: Wage commission delaying payment of minimum wage

Bayelsa State Governor Seriake Dickson told civil servants on Wednesday the National Incomes and Wages Commission (NIWC) was delaying the payment of the newly-approved N30, 000 minimum wage.
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May Day: Osun government to begin implementation of NHIS

Osun State governor, Mr. Gboyega Oyetola, has promised to begin implementation of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) this month.
Benedict Ayade

Cross River workers protest Governor Ayade’s early payment of salaries on May 1

Workers in Cross River State have protested the payment of May salaries on the first day of the month by Governor Ben Ayade, as part of the Workers’ Day celebrations.

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