State governors causing delay on minimum wage assignment – Ngige

Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, has confirmed that the new wage structure will not come into place any time soon because State Governors are yet to submit their proposal on a new wage system. The Minister told reporters in Anambra State that without a proposal from the governors, there cannot be an agreement […]

We believe Al-Makura will pay new minimum wage – Nasarawa NLC

Chairman of the Nasarawa State Chapter of Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Abdullahi Adeka, has expressed optimism that Governor Umaru Al-Makura would implement the new minimum wage as soon as it is announced. Adeka expressed his optimism in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Wednesday in Doma, Doma Local Government area According […]

Labour Party opposes Mimiko’s return, as NLC disowns Ekiti impostors

The Labour Party has expressed its opposition to alleged scheming by the immediate past Governor of Ondo State, Dr Olusegun Mimiko, to return to the party and disassociated itself completely from such moves. The National Chairman of the Party, Dr Mike Omotosho, in a statement on Wednesday, pointed out that that the sole purpose of […]

NIMASA restates commitment to dock workers’ welfare

The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has restated its commitment to improved welfare of dock workers in the maritime industry as a desirable step towards growing the sector. The pledge was made during a meeting of the employers and labour unions in the maritime sector under the aegis of the National Joint Industrial […]

NLC seeks improved accountability, transparency in public governance

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has canvassed more accountability and transparency in public governance as a step towards moving the country forward. The organized labour made this call as Nigerians mark 18th years of democratic government. The NLC President, Comrade Ayuba Wabba , in a statement issued to commemorate the Democracy Day noted this year’s […]