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September 30, 2018 8:22 AM New minimum wage: Why Governors, not Buhari are workers’ problem – Ukauwa

Ahead of the 2019 general election, a former governorship aspirant and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Abia state, Ambassador Chidike Ukauwa has told civil servants in the country to vote out governors who are not paying salaries. He berated the governors for deliberately foisting hardship on civil servants over their alleged failure 24

September 27, 2018 9:15 PM US reveals what may befall Nigeria in 2050

The United States has warned that Nigeria was in danger of a looming population explosion by 2050. The US Deputy Chief of Mission in Nigeria, David Young gave the warning in Kaduna on Thursday. He advised the Nigerian government and other stakeholders to gear up to withstand the challenges of population explosion. He said the country’s population would 25

September 27, 2018 4:52 PM New Minimum Wage: Federal, state secretariats, banks shut as workers join NLC strike in Oyo

Workers on Thursday deserted both the Federal and the Oyo State secretariats in Ibadan, the state capital in compliance with the seven-day warning strike declared by the leaders of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC). Our correspondent, who went round Ibadan, the state capital on Thursday reports that some commercial banks in the ancient city also shut down their 20

September 27, 2018 2:55 PM Minimum wage: Asaba market traders observe sit-at-home over NLC strike

Traders at various markets in Asaba Delta State, on Thursday, observed the-sit-at home order by the labour union as commercial activities were completely paralyzed. At the popular Ogbeogonogo Market, the market which used to be a beehive of sales’ activities was seen desolated as the only few traders on hand could not display their food items for fear of not being 18

September 27, 2018 1:58 PM Minimum wage: Ministries, agencies, court shut down in Abuja to comply with NLC strike

Government-owned institutions in Abuja have totally complied with the ongoing seven-day warning strike by the Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC. DAILY POST observed that public servants in Abuja, the nation’s capital joined in the warning strike declared by the NLC which started on Thursday. The Organised labour had said that the declaration of the seven-day 36

September 26, 2018 5:33 AM NLC declares indefinite strike over minimum wage from Wednesday

The Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) has declared an indefinite warning strike from Wednesday, to press the federal government to implement a new minimum wage for workers. Its sister labour group, the Trade Union Congress, had earlier on Tuesday announced that it would begin strike from the early hours of Thursday, following the federal government’s failure 26

September 24, 2018 6:18 PM FRSC recruitment: 15,000 applicants screened in Kaduna [Details]

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has begun screening of more than 15,000 applicants for various positions in Kaduna State in its ongoing nationwide recruitment exercise. The officer in charge of the exercise in Kaduna, Assistant Corps Marshal Susan Ajenge, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday that the exercise would last for five days. Ajenge 28

September 24, 2018 7:37 AM New Minimum Wage: Govt declares readiness to cooperate with Tripartite Committee

The Chairman of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Jigawa chapter, Malam Usman Ya’u made the disclosure in Dutse on Sunday. Ya’u said that in spite of the impasse in the committee’s meeting that led to the national leadership of the NLC giving a 14-day ultimatum, which started on Sept. 12, to the tripartite committee will finish its assignment and announce 23

September 18, 2018 7:46 AM WAEC postpones English Language exam, fails to give reason

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has postponed the English Language examination scheduled to hold on Saturday, September 22, till September 29, 2018 for private candidates. The examination body revealed this on its official Twitter handle, @waecnigeria. The tweet reads, “English Language papers will be written on September 29, 2018. Please 22

September 3, 2018 1:55 PM Minimum wage: TUC begs governors

The Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC), Bayelsa Chapter, has pleaded with state governors to support efforts by the Federal Government to implement a new minimum wage for the country. The State Chairman, Tari Dounana, made the appeal in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday in Yenagoa. Dounana appealed to governors to consider 23