Tag: nigerian labour congress

Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 22, 2018

The YNaija Cover – the 22nd of October

Follow the links to read up the stories on YNaija: Just In: Court refuses Fayose bail, insists he stays in ...

Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 10, 2017

NLC, among other things, urges FG not to release another Paris Club refund

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has asked President Muhammadu Buhari not to release the third another tranche of the Paris ...

Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 5, 2017

NLC, TUC decry attitude of FG over NPA $20m alleged bribery

The Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) and its counterpart, the Trade Union Congress (TUC) have frowned at the Federal Government’s attitude ...

Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 1, 2017

Kogi civil servants reject Gov Bello’s 50% salary

The organised labour in Kogi has rejected the state government’s offer of 50 percent salaries to civil servants in the ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 17, 2017

The economy cannot recover with poorly paid workers – Labour leader

Labour leader, Isa Aremu appealed to the Federal Government to constitute a national minimum wage review committee without delay to alleviate ...

AzeezAugust 31, 2016

‘Unemployment rate in Nigeria will continue to rise’ – NLC

The Nigerian Labour Congress on Wednesday said there are indications that unemployment rate will increase owing to the current economic ...

YWriterMay 22, 2016

Just in: NLC calls off strike

by Chi Ibe The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has finally called off its failing strike – four days after the ...

YWriterMay 12, 2016

YNaija Approves: Fuel subsidy removal is timely, welcome, and in order

It was inevitable. President Muhammadu Buhari knew it, and anyone who pays more than passing attention to good governance knew ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoApril 26, 2015

Olu Onemola: Let’s recognise the ‘tree shakers’ who got Buhari elected

by Olu Onemola …those that have worked to make Nigeria better – the activists, the vibrant academics, the ‘tell-the-truth-as-it-is’ journalists, ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoSeptember 24, 2014

Mutiny: Senate says no mercy for condemned soldiers…but NLC pleads

by Laila Ibrahim The Senate has said that it will not plead for the lives of the 12 soldiers who ...

July 17, 2013

Crude oil theft: We must hold our leaders accountable – NLC calls for mass action

by Rachel Ogbu The Nigerian Labour Congress has said that Nigerians have cried out enough against oil theft in the country ...

March 19, 2013

They said, he said: “Bill Gates cancelled visit to Nigeria” – Premium Times, “It’s untrue, Gates rescheduled the trip” – Reuben Abati

by Rachel Ogbu According to a Premium Times report, United States philanthropist and 2nd richest man in the world, Bill ...

March 15, 2013

NLC alarmed by decision to pardon Diepreye Alamieyeseigha, says FG sending the wrong message

by Rachel Ogbu The Federal Government is receiving more backlashing following its decision to grant a state pardon to former Governor ...

November 12, 2012

Showdown in Sokoto: NLC threatens strike over Gov. Wammako’s alleged flogging of PHCN staff

by Isi Esene The Nigerian Labour Congress is threatening to go on strike over allegations that the Sokoto State governor, ...

August 10, 2012

NLC threatens nationwide industrial strike

by Isi Esene The Nigerian Labour Congress might be heading for another nationwide industrial strike if its demands are not ...

January 23, 2012

#OccupyNigeriaReview: Move over ‘impasse’, the new Nigerian word is ‘deadlock’!

By Adebola Rayo Every time something happens in Nigeria, we add new words to our vocabulary. I’m sure we all ...

January 4, 2012

History in Progress! Muslims & Christians in Kano come together for over 10 hours to protest #FuelSubsidyRemoval – See Photos

by Seyi Lawal Nigerians have witnessed a remarkable sense of unity of purpose, bound together by rage over the fuel ...

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