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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.

Election: NLC urges candidates to adhere to peace accord earlier signed

Leadership of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari on his re-election, saying he will go down history as the second person to be re-elected since the return to civilian rule 20 years ago.

Benue council worker commits suicide over unpaid salaries

A worker in Makurdi Local Government Area of Benue State has committed suicide over alleged non-payment of his salaries.
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Adams Oshiomhole: Governors can pay N30,000 minimum wage

National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, has said that Nigerian government can afford living wage for workers, if stealing of public money is curbed.
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Germany eases immigration rules to attract foreign job seekers

Worker-starved Germany will ease immigration rules to attract foreign job seekers, including giving well-integrated irregular migrants in employment a shot at staying, ministers said Tuesday.

Minimum wage: NANS urges federal government to yield to workers’ demand

The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), has urged the Federal Government to urgently accede to the organised labour’s demand on workers’ minimum wage to end Nigeria’s unwarranted sufferings.

Three babies stabbed at childcare center

Three newborn babies and two adults were stabbed during a pre-dawn attack at a suspected illegal childcare center in New York on Friday, allegedly carried out by a female employee, police said.

Paris Club: Federal government releases N17.3 billion to Ogun

The Federal Government of Nigeria has releases the sum of N17.3 billion to Ogun government from the recent Paris fund that was allocated to Nigeria.
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One dead, two hospitalised in gas leak at Samsung chip plant

One worker was killed and two injured when carbon dioxide leaked at a Samsung Electronics chip plant on Tuesday, the South Korean company said.

NLC: Hold political office holders accountable

As Nigeria celebrates 18 years of democracy, today, the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has asked Nigerians to hold political office holders accountable.

Governor Akeredolu: Salary, allowances gulp 90% of Ondo income

Ondo State Governor Rotimi Akeredolu has decried a situation where 90 percent of the N5b monthly allocations of the state is being expended on salaries, pension and worker’s allowances.

Governor Fayose: Federal, states governments can’t ignore minimum wage increase

The Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has said that the clamour for an increase in minimum wage cannot be ignored, especially as the increase in prices of goods and services have worsened the standard of living of the average Nigerian worker.

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Enugu government to distribute 20,000 palm oil seedlings to farmers

AS part of its resolve to boost the Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) of Enugu state by enhancing local palm oil production, the state government has made known its plans to distribute 20,000 oil palm seedlings to farmers for the upcoming planting season.

Minister: Federal government need extra N142 billion for new airport terminals

The Federal Government yesterday told the Senate that an additional $461.8 million (N141.31 billion) was required for new terminals across the country.
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APC to zone Senate President to North-East, Speaker to South-West

The All Progressives Congress (APC) will zone the position of Senate President of the 9th National Assembly to the North-East, while that of the Speaker of the House of Representatives will be zoned to the South-West, according to a report.

Conor McGregor announces his retirement

Mixed martial arts champion Conor McGregor has announced his retirement on Twitter.

Bauchi guber: INEC resumes collation of results after court’s judgement

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), said it has resumed the collation of the Bauchi State governorship election results for the Tafawa Balewa Local Government Area (LGA) which was earlier suspended.