ASUU on leave, failed to give notification of strike – Ngige

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, on Wednesday stated that the ongoing strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities was a...

BREAKING: Protest rocks NSCDC Osun Command

Protesters have stormed the Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps(NSCDC) Osun State Command on Tuesday over Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola’s roadshow where gunshots...

ASUU keeps students, govt in suspense

The Federal Government, parents and students were being kept in suspense last night by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU). Representatives of the union...

Minister accuses ASUU of blackmail

Minister of Labour and Employment Chris Ngige has accused varsity teachers of whipping up sentiments against the Federal Government to attract sympathy to its...

25 ISWAP terrorists drown in Borno military attack

NO fewer than 25 terrorists of the Islamic State of West African Province (ISWAP) are feared drowned while fleeing aerial attacks by troops in...

Minimum wage: Aviation Union Sets to Stop Airport Activities Feb. 8

The four major Nigeria’s aviation unions on Wednesday vowed to embark on an industrial strike Tuesday, February 8, 2022, following the Federal Government’s inability...

Labour writes governors, wants fuel import stopped

Importation of petroleum products should be stopped forthwith by the Federal Government because it is “akin to handing over our national sovereignty to other...

Petrol subsidy: No going back on rally, says Wabba

The Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) yesterday insisted it will not rescind its decision to call out Nigerian workers on January 27 over the Federal...

Industrialist urges govt to avert strike

A Lagos-based Industrialist, Dr Olusegun Aderemi, has appealed to the Federal Government and the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) to take steps to avert a...

Labour begins mass mobilisation for subsidy removal protests

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has begun mass mobilisation of civil society organisations for the January 27 and February 1 nationwide protests against proposed...

NLC wants excise duties on non-alcoholic, carbonated drinks reversed

The Nigeria Labour Congress has asked the Federal Government to rescind the decision to re-introduce excise duties on non-alcoholic and carbonated drinks. It also...

NASS Workers To Embark On Strike From January 10 Over Unpaid Allowances

Members of the Parliament Staff Association of Nigeria have threatened to start a strike action from Monday, January 10, 2022 over the failure of...

Shun indolence, be diligent, Oyetola charges Osun workers

Osun State governor, Adegboyega Oyetola, has advised workers in the state to shun indolence and be diligent. Oyetola spoke in Osogbo at the prayer session...

NLC to FG: We’ll shut down Nigeria if fuel price increases

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) is not about to back down on its objection to the plan by the federal government to hike petrol...

Labour rejects proposed petrol price hike by govt

Labour yesterday rejected the proposed hike in the pump price of fuel to N340 per litre next year. It warned that an increase in the...

Passengers stranded as railway workers begin strike nationwide

Angry railway workers on Thursday turned back passengers as they shut down passenger and cargo train services of the Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) across...

Oil workers threaten strike action over pay issues

The National Union of Petroleum and Gas Workers of Nigeria (NUPENG) yesterday issued a 14-day warning of the strike over labour disputes, including those...

BREAKING: ASUU gives FG three weeks to meet demands

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has given the Federal Government a three-week ultimatum to meet its demands contained in the Memorandum of...

NLC blocks Lagos-Abeokuta expressway in protest of its deplorable state

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) Ogun chapter, on Wednesday in Sango-Ota, blocked the Lagos-Abeokuta expressway over the deplorable state of the highway. The News Agency...

NNPC not recruiting, says spokesman

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), says it is not recruiting and urged the general public to disregard information circulating on social media insinuating...