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Breaking: Minimum wage: We’ve not issued any strike notice – NLC

President of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Comrade Ayuba Wabba has said that the Congress has not issued any strike notice over the implementation of the new national minimum wage by the government. Wabba told The Nation in Abuja that discussion over the implementation of the minimum wage and the …

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Electricity consumers won’t accept tariff hike, NLC warns

The Nigeria Labour Congress on Monday said consumers across the country would not comply with the payment of electricity bill should the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission go ahead with the proposed increase in the tariff payable by power users. It also warned NERC not to succumb to the pressure mounted …

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NLC CONGRATULATE MALLAM ABBA KYARI AND MR. BOSS MUSTAPHA ON THEIR REAPPPOINTMENTS

5th July 2019   Press Statement                  WE CONGRATULATE MALLAM ABBA KYARI AND MR. BOSS MUSTAPHA ON THEIR REAPPPOINTMENTS On behalf of the National Executive Council of the Nigeria Labour Congress and indeed all Nigerian workers, we thank and commend Mr. President for …

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Maritime workers strike grounds 12,000 containers, NPA intervenes

About 12,000 containers are currently trapped in the nation’s ports, as the strike action embarked upon by the Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) lingers. The union had shut all seaports nationwide to due the failure of the International Oil Companies (IOCs) operating in the country to pay the wages …

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Breaking: Buhari re-appoints Boss Mustapha, Abba Kyari as SGF, COS

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the re-appointment of Mr Boss Mustapha as Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) and Malam Abba Kyari as Chief of Staff (COS) to the President. This was contained in a statement issued by the Senior Special Assistant on Media and publicity, Garba Shehu. …

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Pay our withheld salaries, health workers beg President

The national leadership of the Medical and Health Workers Union of Nigeria (MHWUN) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to order the immediate payment of the two-month salaries of health workers allegedly withheld due to the “no work, no pay” stance of the government. The union also asked the government to …

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Nasarawa crisis: Judiciary workers threaten nationwide strike

Judiciary workers, under the aegis of the Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria, have given the acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Tanko Muhammad, 21 days to call on the Chief Judge of Nasarawa State, Justice Sulaiman Dikko, to resolve the lingering crisis between JUSUN members in the state and the …

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NLC President Visit Senate President

4th July 2019   NLC President Comrade Ayuba Wabba,  Mni, yesterday,payed a Congratulatory visit to the Senate President Dr Ahmad Lawan. Congress President was accompanied by President of the Parliamentary Staff Association of Nigeria (PASAN) among other Senior Staffs of Congress. Please follow and like us:

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Lawan begs NLC to shelve planned strike

    Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, on Wednesday appealed to the Nigeria Labour Congress, (NLC), to shelve its proposed industrial action due to alleged delay in implementation of the N30, 000 minimum wage. The Senate President said that the country cannot stand such industrial action. Lawan made the appeal when …

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PenCom Begins Verification Of Sokoto FG Workers Retiring In 2020

The National Pension Commission (PenCom) has commenced   verification and enrolment exercise for employees of Federal Government Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) in Sokoto, Kebbi and Zamfara states due to retire in 2020,  Mr Peter Aghehowa has said. Aghehowa,  who is the head, Corporate Communications Department of PenCom noted that the exercise would cater …

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