Tag: union

Mazi EmekaJune 1, 2016

Ekiti workers want to teach Fayose a lesson before negotiating

Civil servants in Ekiti state, on Tuesday, failed to show up for a meeting called by the state government towards ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMay 23, 2016

Union Bank’s rebrand wins two international awards 

Union Bank’s new brand identity which was unveiled in October 2015 has won two Gold awards at the Transform Awards ...

Mazi EmekaMay 17, 2016

NLC faction set to defy court order, to embark on strike

Despite a restraining order from the National Industrial Court, a faction of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has sworn that ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMay 15, 2016

NLC says you guys should stockpile food in preparation for national shut down

The National Labor Congress, NLC and the Trade Union Congress, TUC have been breathing fire out of their mouths since ...

Ada IgboanugoAugust 3, 2015

Hoodlums machete union chairman, others during prayer session

The Chairman of Osogbo Progressive Union, Alhaji Akeem Woleola, has said hoodlums numbering about 70, invaded the venue of special ...

Kolapo OlapojuJanuary 2, 2015

Opinion: Dear single ladies, don’t look for marriage, it’ll find you

by Blessing Akinsehinwa No matter how rich a woman becomes, she is not deemed successful if she is unmarried. She is ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 13, 2014

Heartbreak (Poetry) – on #WeekendGroove with Damilola Jagun

“Poetry is the language of the soul and the vocal expression of the inner spirit”   I carry a burden ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 11, 2014

“He beats me everyday with belt” || “I have no apology” – 26-year-old woman saved from abusive marriage

by Azubuike Azikiwe A 26-year-old resident of Ilorin, Zainab Usman, has successfully gotten out of a physically-abusive marriage. On Wednesday, ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 7, 2014

When love fluctuates in your relationship, here’s what to do! – On #WeekendGroove with Damilola Jagun

by Damilola Jagun Before you hastily rush to change your relationship status to ‘single’ or ‘in an open relationship’, why ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 16, 2014

Does love Fluctuate? – on #WeekendGroove with Damilola Jagun

  Love, the golden word that binds all and heals all. Love, just a bit of it would make the ...

writerAugust 2, 2014

The Thrill of Cheating – on #WeekendGroove with Damilola Jagun

Have you ever cheated on a partner? If not. Have you ever felt the desire to do so? If neither, ...

February 5, 2014

Opinion: Is the fight really over between ASUU and Federal Government?

by Toks Ero But evidently the greatest losers are the students many of whom lost their lives. For the lecturers, ...

January 12, 2014

ASUU sacks chairman, appoints caretaker committee

by Oke Efagene     The University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN) chapter of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), ...

December 4, 2013

ASUU strike: “I have personally seen the balance” – Presidency provides ‘proof of payment’ of N200billion into account

The presidency on Wednesday laboured to prove it has actually paid the sum of N200bn into an account with the ...

December 2, 2013

We “shall never be cowed:” ASUU President vows to continue strike

by Muyiwa Daropale The president of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Nasir Fagge has insisted that the strike will ...

November 20, 2013

YNaija Editorial: ASUU, you are irresponsible

While we support the ASUU strike and their goal of improving our university education system, we have to also point ...

November 20, 2013

#AnambraElection: APGA’s Obiano thanks INEC for providing a level playing ground

The flag bearer of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), Willie Obiano described the November 16, governorship election as a sign ...

November 12, 2013

ASUU Strike: 20 out of 28 unions vote to return to school, end in sight

by YNaija2015 Five months after, looks like Christmas might be coming early for students in Federal (and a few state) ...

October 15, 2013

Femi Aribisala: Issues before the CONFAB

by Femi Aribisala One of the requirements of being the chairman of such an important committee is the ability to ...

July 18, 2013

Why lecturers’ strike must continue – UNILAG ASUU Chairman (WATCH)

Mr Ogbinaka, who disclosed this while being interviewed in Channels Television’s programme, Sunrise Daily, said if the union relent now, ...

January 30, 2013

“Pure joy”: Sir Elton John and husband proudly show off new baby son, Elijah (PHOTOS)

Tenderly cradling his new baby in his arms, Sir Elton John proudly shows off his family of four. Beside him ...

October 29, 2012

TICKER: ‘Okada’ rider hacks union leader to death

A leader of motorcycle operators’ association in Ondo town, Ebenezer Adedeji, was on Saturday killed by an okada rider. It ...

September 11, 2012

South African labour dispute spreads, as 36,000 platinum and gold miners stay home

by Isi Esene The labour dispute in South Africa doesn’t seem to be simmering down anytime soon. The strike in ...

June 26, 2012

Mainstreet bank dismisses 800 workers

by Tolu Orekoya 800 workers from the former Afribank Plc (now Mainstreet Bank) got their pink slips on Friday last week. The ...

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