Minimum Wage: TUC Gives States January 31 Ultimatum

The Trade Union Congress has given state governments that are yet to implement the N30, 000 new minimum wage up until January 31 to comply or risk industrial action from workers. The union gave the ultimatum in a communiqué issued at the end of its National Executive Council meeting in Lagos on Thursday. The communiqué... Continue Reading →

Dec 31 Minimum Wage Negotiation Deadline: Oyo, Rivers, Kwara, Gombe, Others Fail To Raise Panels

No fewer than eight state governments have yet to constitute committees on the new minimum wage negotiations, two weeks to the deadline labor gave states to conclude talks on the wage increase Punch NG reports. Labor leaders in states such as Ogun, Gombe, Cross River, Rivers, Plateau, Kwara, Anambra, and Oyo, in separate interviews with... Continue Reading →

New Minimum wage: N30,000 Is No Longer acceptable. We Demand N50,000 – NLC

Civil servants in Lagos State, Monday, said they would receive nothing less than N50,000 as minimum wage. The workers gathered in front of the Lagos State House of Assembly after a peaceful march from Ikeja under a bridge on Monday. Chairman of the State chapter of the Nigerian Labour Congress, NLC, Funmi Sessi, said the... Continue Reading →

Govt May Sack Workers To Meet Minimum Wage Demand – Ngige

Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, on Thursday, said that the demand of labour over the implementation of the new minimum wage would cost the Federal Government N580 billion annually. Ngige said that such adjustment, in line with labour’s demand, was not sustainable as the government would have to lay off some workers... Continue Reading →

We Can’t Guarantee Industrial Peace Beyond 16 October Over Minimum Wage ― NLC, TUC Says

The Organised Labour, comprising the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and the Trade Union Congress (TUC), rose from a crucial meeting with the Joint National Public Service Negotiating Council (JNPSNC-Trade Union Side) warned the Federal Government that it cannot guarantee industrial peace and harmony in the country, if their demands are not met at the close... Continue Reading →

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