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NUPENG, PENGASSAN Back Fuel Subsidy Removal, Demand For Negotiation Of Minimum Wage

The National Union Of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) and the Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) have lent their support for the Federal Government’s decision to end the payment of fuel subsidy. At a joint National Executive Council meeting between both bodies held today in Calabar, the leadership of…

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Labour, TUC Demand N56,000 New Minimum Wage From FG

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and the Trade Union Congress (TUC) have jointly proposed and submitted a new minimum wage of N56,000 monthly salary for workers to the Federal Government, reports The Guardian . Confirming the submission of the proposal to the Federal Government yesterday in Abuja, President of the NLC, Ayuba Wabba, said that Labour…

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Labour Threatens To Shut Down States Over Minimum Wage Reduction

 Comrade Ayuba Waba NLC President  The Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria on Monday, 7th December declared its intention to resist the plan by state governors to reduce the ₦18,000 monthly minimum wage. Should the governors carry out their threat, the organisation warned that such action would elicit “serious consequences, including civil disobedience and complete shutdown of state governments.” The association advised governors who…

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