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NLC seeks downward review of political officeholders’ salaries

  The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), has urged downward review of the salaries of political officeholders in the country.This was contained in a communiqué signed by Congress President, Ayuba Wabba, and General Secretary, Emmanuel Ugboaja, at the end of the inaugural meeting of the NLC’s National Administrative Council (NAC), in …

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NLC advocates new strategies to fight terrorism in Nigeria

The Nigeria Labour Congress NLC, has called for new strategies in the fight against terrorism in Nigeria. The call was made in a condolence letter to the governor of Borno State, Professor Babagana Zulum and signed by the President of the NLC, Ayuba Wabba over the killing of travellers by …

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THE ROLE OF TECHNOLOGISTS IN THE ECONOMIC DIVERSIFICATION POLICY OF GOVERNMENT : A GOODWILL MESSAGE BY NLC PRESIDENT, COMRADE AYUBA WABBA, MNI TO THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF ACADEMIC TECHNOLOGISTS (NAAT)

      TEXT OF A GOODWILL MESSAGE BY NLC PRESIDENT, COMRADE AYUBA WABBA, mni TO THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF ACADEMIC TECHNOLOGISTS (NAAT) AT ITS 4TH NATIONAL DELEGATES CONFERENCE HELD ON 11TH FEBRUARY, 2020 Protocol: I bring you fraternal greetings on the occasion of your union’s 4th National Delegates Conference. …

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NLC expresses concern over the prolonged Incarceration and controversial trial of Mr. Agba Jalingo, Writes Attoney General,CJN

    NLC expresses concern over the prolonged Incarceration and controversial trial of Mr. Agba Jalingo. These concerns were contained in a letter from the office of President, Nigeria Labour Congress NLC  to the Attorney General and CJN. See  Complete Letter below:   10th February, 2020   Abubakar Malami, SAN …

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NLC COMMISERATE WITH BORNO STATE GOVERNMENT, OVER THE RECENT BOKO HARAM ATTACK ON AUNO TOWN

  NLC Commiserate With Borno State Government, Over The Recent Boko Haram Attack On Auno Town Along Maiduguri – Dama Federal Highway. Congress President,Comrade Ayuba Wabba,mni  issued the Commiseration letter and called on Government to consider adopting an entirely new approach to the fight against terrorism. See Complete Letter Bellow:   …

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The inaugural meeting of the National Administrative Council (NAC) of the Nigeria Labour Congress in the year 2020 held on Tuesday, February 4, 2020

Communique of the Nigeria Labour Congress The inaugural meeting of the National Administrative Council (NAC) of the Nigeria Labour Congress in the year 2020 held on Tuesday, February 4, 2020 at Paschal Bafyau Labour House, Abuja. The meeting deliberated on urgent national issues such as national security, borrowing pension fund …

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States, Labour brace for decisive engagement over minimum wage implementation

As the deadline giving by the organised labour to states over the consequential adjustment on the N30,000 minimum wage ends today,  reports have shown that some affected states may have finally conceded to labour’s threat by agreeing to pay the new minimum wage to their civil servants, while industrial crisis …

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JUST IN: Rivers seals off NLC secretariat over minimum wage face-off

The Rivers State government has sealed off the secretariat of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) at the D-Line area of Port Harcourt over minimum wage face-off. Chairman of NLC in Rivers, Mrs. Beatrice Itubo, confirmed the state secretariat was sealed off by officials of Rivers government at 9 pm on …

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Minimum wage: We’re not satisfied with states, says labour

The President of the Joint National Public Service Negotiating Council (Trade Union Side), AbdlRauf Adeniji, on Thursday said labour had yet to be satisfied with the implementation of the new minimum wage of N30,000 in states, noting that five states had yet to begin negotiation. Speaking at an event held …

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Senate probes NNPC over $396m spent on refineries’ maintenance

The Senate on Thursday resolved to probe the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) over the sum of $396 million expended on Turn-Around Maintenance of refineries in the country between 2013 and 2015. Accordingly, the Senate mandated the Committee on Petroleum Downstream, Upstream and Gas to carry out a holistic investigation …

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