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Banks Retrenchment: NLC Spits Fire, Issues 14-Day Ultimatum For Reinstatement Of Sacked Workers

  The Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) has issued a 14-day ultimatum to banks who were alleged to have retrenched workers without following dueprocess. According to This Day, the letter of ultimatum was issued to Fidelity Bank, Diamond Bank, First City Monument Bank, First Bank, Eco Bank and Skye Bank. The statement, signed by the NLC Deputy…

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NLC Vows To Continue With Strike, Hails Nigerians For Support

The Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) has commended its members and civil society allies for turning out “enmasse” on Wednesday to prosecute the strike action against the increase in pump price of petroleum product, reports Premium Times. Though the strike didn’t seem to affect daily activities in several states on Wednesday, the congress however, praised those…

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Fuel Price Hike: Industrial Court Restrains NLC, TUC From Going On Strike

  The National Industrial Court has restrained‎the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) and the Trade Union Congress (TUC)from embarking on its planned strike action on Wednesday in protest of the hike in fuel price by the Federal Government. President of the Industrial Court, Justice Babatunde Adejumo gave the restraining order after the Attorney General of the…

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Fuel Price Increment: Fayose Asks NLC To Stand Up For The Masses

  Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has condemned the increment from N86.50 to N145 of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) otherwise known as petrol, describing it as insensitive and demonstration of the level of hatred the President Muhammadu Buhari-led All Progressives Congress (APC) government has for Nigerians. Stating that the over 70 per cent increment was…

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NLC, TUC Declare Nationwide Protest Over Increase In Electricity Tariff

  The Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC), Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC) alongside civil society allies, yesterday declared a nationwide protest for Monday, February 8, against the hike in electricity tariff by government, in spite of a subsisting court order and non-improvement in power supply. During the planned protest, labour and its allies said all…

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