The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has restated its confidence in the country’s judiciary, saying it remains unshakeable after its ruling on the Labour union’s planned strike action. The NLC, in a statement today, signed by its President, Joe Ajaero stated that its faith in the judiciary remains unshakeable adding that it will continue to respect […]

The Nigeria Labour Congress has confirmed that it will no longer embark on its planned nationwide strike over the removal of fuel subsidies.  The resolution was announced by the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila and confirmed by the NLC President Joe Ajaero after about six hours of meeting between the two parties […]

The Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC  has distanced itself from any plans to scuttle the inauguration of President-Elect Bola Tinubu on May 29 as alluded by one Ali Mohammed of  Arewa Youths Assembly, who are calling for the  arrest and prosecution of  NLC President, Joe Ajaero. In a statement by NLC Head of Media Benson Upah, […]

In commemoration of the 2022 world day for decent work, the Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, has picketed some companies in Abuja for anti-labour practices, and violations of Nigerian Labour laws. President Ayuba Wabba who led the picketing alongside other Labour leaders insists that modern-day slavery is being practiced in some of the companies, that continue […]

The Nigerian Labour Congress, NLC says the registration of two unions among university academics, is a violation of four existing laws and it stands rejected. The two unions are the National Association of Medical and Dental Academics (NAMDA) and the Congress of Nigerian University Academics, CONUA. NLC President, Ayuba Wabba was speaking on the sidelines […]

Minister of Labour AND Employment, Chris Ngige is begging the Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, to cancel its planned mass protest over the prolonged strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU and other university-based unions. The Minister made the appeal on Thursday at a meeting with the leadership of NLC in his office in […]

National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) has put its members on red alert over attack on NLC members during their peaceful protests in Kaduna state.   In a press statement signed by NUPENG’s President, Williams Akporegha and General Secretary Afolabi Olawale, the union asked the Federal Government to immediately call Kaduna State […]

The leadership of the Nigerian Labour Congress, NLC, has said it will not hesitate to shut down the country with a nationwide strike if a bill seeking to amend the Constitution to remove the minimum wage from the exclusive list and placed in the concurrent list is passed into law. The President of the NLC, […]

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