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Nigerian Labour Congress

‘Minimum wage law will be binding on states’

Mr Emmanuel Ugboaja, a labour leader, said on Wednesday that governors would have no choice but to pay any amount signed into law...
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Minimum wage: FG, Labour reach compromise, strike called off

Labour leaders, who have called off a planned nationwide strike, have agreed a new national minimum wage at the end of negotiations with a...
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Organised Labour on minimum wage: No retreat, no surrender, absent at FG’s reconciliatory meeting

Members of the Organised Labour on Sunday were absent at the reconciliatory meeting with the Federal Government over the non-implementation of the N30,000 new...
Nigerian workers running out of patience over new minimum wage

Despite court order, organised labour insists on Nov 6 strike

Despite a National Industrial Court (NIC), Abuja order, organised labour on Friday said that there was no going back on the November 6 proposed...
Nigerian workers say Governors' opposition to N30,000 minimum wage proposal 'reckless, heartless'

NLC rejects N22,500 minimum wage by governors, tell workers to prepare for strike

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has rejected the N22,500 proposed by governors as the New National Minimum Wage for workers in the country. Mr...
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Governors to workers: We can’t pay more than N22,500 as minimum wage

The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF), on Tuesday, agreed to pay a national minimum wage of N22,500 from the existing N18,000. Chairman of the Forum and...
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NLC: Nigerian workers least paid in Africa

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) says Nigerian workers are the least paid in Africa, citing an analysis of the wages of most African countries. Mr...
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No work, no pay policy: NLC threatens to report FG to ILO

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has threatened to report the Federal Government to the International Labour Organisation (ILO) over its White Paper on “No...
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Minimum wage: FG urges organised labour to accept N24,000 offer

The Federal Government has urged Organised Labour to accept the new minimum wage proposal considering the capacity and ability of the government and the...
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NLC rebuffs FG’s threat of activation of `No-work-no-pay’ rule

The Organised Labour says the threat by the Federal Government to activate the “no-work- no pay’’ rule clause, will be a negation of workers’...