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Minimum wage: Blame FG, not labour for looming strike – NLC

Ayuba Wabba

The Nigeria Labour Congress on Monday said Nigerians should not blame the union for the looming industrial chaos in January owing to what it perceived as the silence of President Muhammadu Buhari over the N30,000 minimum wage. The union also knocked Buhari for his proposed establishment of a technical committee …

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NLC plans nationwide protests Jan 8 over minimum wage

Ayuba Wabba

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) says it will embark on a nationwide mobilisation of Nigerian workers to protest the Federal Government’s delay in implementing a new national minimum wage of N30,000. It also urged the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to investigate allegations of diversion of the bailout fund, Paris …

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We’ve fulfilled all promises to Nigerians, says Lai Mohammed


 President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration has fulfilled all the promises it made to Nigerians, the Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed has said. He told State House correspondents in Abuja on Friday that having done so, the government is determined to deliver more. He said: “I wish everybody Merry Christmas and as …

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Oshiomole: APC will win Ogun, Imo without Amosun, Okorocha


The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, has said with the popularity of the APC in Imo and Ogun States, the party would win the 2019 elections despite the alleged anti-party activities of their governors. He described the governors as poor students of their own history who had …

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Gov Aregbesola begins payment of full salaries


The Chairman, Nigeria Labour Congress, Osun State chapter, Mr Jacob Adekomi, has said that the Governor Rauf Aregbesola administration has started paying full salaries to all categories of workers in the state. The NLC chairman said this in an interview with newsmen in Osogbo on Wednesday. Adekomi said local government …

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Unpaid salaries responsible for Fayemi’s victory in Ekiti – NLC

NLC-president, Ayuba-Wabba

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has attributed the election of Kayode Fayemi as Ekiti State Governor to the failure of the outgoing administration in the state to pay workers’ salaries and benefits. The congress therefore admonished the incoming administration to settle workers salaries and pension immediately it was sworn in. …

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APC chair: I’ll defeat all contenders — Oshiomhole


Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, yesterday said he will defeat other aspirants, including a former governor of Edo State, Prof. Oserheimen Osunbor who has also joined the race for the chairmanship position of the All Progressive Congress (APC).   Oshiomhole who spoke with journalists after he was screened by Governor Aminu Bello Masari-led APC …

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