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Just In: Strike: FG Schedules Make Or Mar Meeting With Labour Unions Thursday

Just In: Strike: FG Schedules Make Or Mar Meeting With Labour Unions Thursday

…TUC Backs NLC On Planned Protest By Auguustine Akhilomen The Federal Government has called for a crucial meeting with the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and Trade Union Congress (NLC) ahead of the planned nationwide protest…

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Fuel, Electricity Tariff Hike: TUC Ultimatum Misplaced – Ngige

Fuel, Electricity Tariff Hike: TUC Ultimatum Misplaced – Ngige

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, has dismissed the seven- day ultimatum by the Trade Union Congress (TUC) as misplaced. The TUC had threatened to call a nationwide industrial strike if the…

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Impending Strike: FG, Labour Unions Set For Crucial Meeting Saturday

Impending Strike: FG, Labour Unions Set For Crucial Meeting Saturday

Following incessant threats of strike, the Federal Government and organized labour will meet on Saturday, September 12, on the state of the economy. Towards this, President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday gave the Minister of Labour…

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National Assembly: Theatre Of The Absurd’

National Assembly: Theatre Of The Absurd’

By Akpandem James On Sunday July 12, 2020 it was announced that the Federal Government has officially handed over the National Arts Theatre Complex at Iganmu, Lagos, to the Central Bank of Nigeria and the…

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Video: ‘You’re A Small Boy In Lagos’, Ngige Trade Words With Reps Member, Faleke

Video: ‘You’re A Small Boy In Lagos’, Ngige Trade Words With Reps Member, Faleke

By Augustine Akhilomen Minister of Labour, Employment and Productivity Chris Ngige on Wednesday traded words with a member of the House of Representatives, Abiodun Faleke, describing him as a “small boy in Lagos”. Ngige, who…

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2023: Ngige Mulls Joining Race For President

2023: Ngige Mulls Joining Race For President

By Augustine Akhilomen The Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, has hinted that he could contest for the 2023 Presidential; election. The former Anambra State Governor stated this on Sunday at his hometown…

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ASUU Faults Ngige’s Comments On Strike

ASUU Faults Ngige’s Comments On Strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has faulted the Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige on his alleged comments that university lecturers are sitting at home playing game instead of carrying out…

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IPPIS: Buhari Approves Payment Of February, March Salaries Of Varsity Llecturers

IPPIS: Buhari Approves Payment Of February, March Salaries Of Varsity Llecturers

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved immediate payments of the two months withheld salaries of University lecturers that refused to enroll in the Integrated Payroll and Personnel Information System, IPPIS. The President’s approval came after he…

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Strike: ASUU, FG Reach Agreement

Strike: ASUU, FG Reach Agreement

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) says it has reached concrete proposals with the Federal Government on the ongoing warning strike embarked upon by the union. Mr Biodun Ogunyemi, ASUU President said this in…

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ASUU Strike Continues Despite Dialogue With Government

ASUU Strike Continues Despite Dialogue With Government

The two weeks warning strike by the Academic Staff Union of University (ASUU) continues as the Federal Government gave conditions to integrate the University Transparency Accountability Solution (UTAS) into the Integrated Payroll Personnel Information System…

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