NLC, TUC suspend strike

‌Following agreement to discontinue the electricity tariff hike, the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and the Trade Union Congress (TUC) have suspended the strike scheduled to commence Monday, September 28. Labour leaders and the Federal Government reached an agreement at a meeting which started at 8.30pm on Sunday and ended at 2:50am on Monday. It wasContinue reading “NLC, TUC suspend strike”

NUEE Suspends Strike Action

The National Union of Electricity Employees, on Thursday, suspended the strike embarked upon by its members. The action led to total blackout in most parts of the country as it was announced earlier on Wednesday that the national grid had collapsed again. The union announced the suspension in a statement signed by the General ScsretaryContinue reading “NUEE Suspends Strike Action”

Governor’s Forum To Labour, We are Not Binded By Your Agreement With FG

The Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) has said the minimum wage agreemend reached with labour by the federal government is not recognised by state governments. This follows a recent agreement reached by FG and labour after streams of meetings and the subsequent directive by the the federal executive council (FEC) that Zainab Ahmed, minister of financeContinue reading “Governor’s Forum To Labour, We are Not Binded By Your Agreement With FG”

ASUU rejects FG’s plan for integrated payroll

The Academic Staff Union of Universities on Sunday vowed to resist the Federal Government’s plan for Integrated Personnel Payroll System on her members nationwide. The leaders of the union had summoned an emergency National Executive Council meeting of the ASUU where it was agreed that the leadership of the union at the university levels shouldContinue reading “ASUU rejects FG’s plan for integrated payroll”