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Joe Ajaero: Labour expects national assembly to fast-track action on new minimum wage

Mr Joe Ajaero, President, United Labour Congress (ULC) says the organised labour expects the National Assembly to fast-track action on the minimum wage report once presented because of its urgency.
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: Mix reactions trail suspension of strike

A cross-section of workers on Tuesday in Abuja, expressed mixed reactions on organised labour’s suspension of the Nov. 6, proposed strike to press for the implementation of a new national 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.

Minimum wage: Ebonyi NLC commends organized labor leaders

The Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC), Ebonyi chapter, has commended the national leaders of organised labour over its resilience in the struggle for a new national minimum wage for Nigerian workers.

Labour strike: Dana Air to reschedule passengers

Dana Air on Monday assured its customers of its commitment toward ensuring that they do not bear the impact of the imminent strike by labour unions scheduled to begin on Nov. 6.
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.

Court refuses to grant fresh order stopping labour strike

The National Industrial Court of Nigeria in Abuja on Monday rejected a request for a fresh order stopping the organised labour from embarking on its planned indefinite strike on Tuesday.

Aviation unions to join in labour strike Tuesday

As a way of solidarity, unions in the country’s aviation sector have declared their intentions to mobilise workers across the sector to join in the planned strike slated to begin on Tuesday, November 6, 2018, by the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) to demand an increase in the 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.

Minimum wage: NLC, TUC insist on November 6 nationwide strike

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC) and the United Labour Congress (ULC) on Friday said there was no going back on the November 6 proposed strike over non-implementation of N30,000 minimum wage.
The Organised Labour has insisted on embarking on a nationwide strike over the non-implementation of N30, 000 as the new National Minimum Wage, in spite of the National Industrial Court ruling in Abuja.

Minimum wage: Organised labour denies any court ruling, insists on strike

The Organised Labour has insisted on embarking on a nationwide strike over the non-implementation of N30, 000 as the new National Minimum Wage, in spite of the National Industrial Court ruling in Abuja.

Labour decries unpaid benefit to ex-PHCN staff

United Labour Congress of Nigeria, ULC, has decried the protracted issue of unpaid benefits to former staff of the defunct Power Holding Company of Nigeria, PHCN, by the federal government five years after the privatization of the assets of PHCN.
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2019: Labour vows to trade votes for new minimum wage, holds rallies

Organised labour under the auspices of Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Trade Union Congress (TUC), and United Labour Congress (ULC) on Tuesday made good their plans to stage a nationwide protest tagged, ‘National Day of Mourning and Outrage’.

NLC mobilises workers ahead of November 6 strike in Nasarawa

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), the Trade Union Congress, and the United Labour Congress in Nasarawa state has aligned with the National Executive Council (NEC) of the union to commence yet another strike come November 6th.
NLC to work against governors opposing new minimum wage

Labour unions want Enugu government to adopt proposed minimum wage

Labour unions in Enugu State have charged the state government to be prepared to adopt the N30,000 minimum wage proposed by organised labour.
Main gate of the Lagos State Secretariat, Alausa under lock and key, as the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) began nationwide strike in Lagos…yesterday

Minimum wage: Organised Labour frowns at delay tactics, stages protest

The Organised Labour has frowned at the Federal Government’s delay in the process of promulgating new National Minimum Wage for workers in the country.
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: Labour to hold nationwide mass protest on Tuesday

Ahead of November 6 nationwide strike to compel government to peg a new minimum wage at N30,000, organized labour will on Tuesday hold a mass protest across the country as part of sensitization of workers and Nigerians for the planned industrial action.

Minimum wage: Federal government, governors to harmonise positions on Monday – Chris Ngige

Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, on Friday briefed President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo and announced to the media that the Federal Government and the state governors will meet on Monday to harmonise their positions on the new national 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.

Minimum wage: Labour threatens fresh showdown with federal government

Three major unions in Nigeria said they will call out workers on nationwide strike on November 6, if the Federal Government fails to meet its demand on the new National Minimum Wage of N30,000 agreed upon.
Main gate of the Lagos State Secretariat, Alausa under lock and key, as the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) began nationwide strike in Lagos…yesterday

Minimum wage: Labour set for indefinite strike November 6

Nigerian workers, under the auspices of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Trade Union Congress (TUC), and United Labour Congress (ULC), have resolved to embark on the mother of all strikes from November 6.
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.

Labour dares federal government on minimum wage, ‘no work, no pay’

Following the federal government’s announcement that it has proposed N24,000 as the minimum wage for civil servants after consultations, the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) said it will hold an emergency meeting next week to take a decision.

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