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#EndSARS: PENGASSAN Threatens Nationwide Industrial Action Over Attacks On Protesters

The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) has threatened a nationwide strike following the shooting and killing of peaceful #ENDSARS demonstrators across the nation. This is just as the Trade Union Congress (TUC), Lagos State Council and the National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) berated the Buhari-led administration on…

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Nationwide Strike: Labour Leaders Walk Out Of Meeting With FG, Labels NIC’s Order ‘Black Market Injunction’

  Nigerian labour leaders reportedly walked out of a meeting with the Federal government yesterday and have vowed to go on indefinite strike starting today, Wednesday, in protest of the increase in the pump price of petrol. The meeting with the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir Lawal,and other officials of government in…

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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 Hike: FG, Labour Parley Ends In A Deadlock, Tor Resume Negotiations Today

  From all indications, the meeting between the Federal Government, Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and Trade Union Congress (TUC) over the hike in pump price of petrol and the proposed strike action by organized labour came to a dead end yesterday night. Vanguard reports that NLC and its affiliates have vowed to go ahead with the…

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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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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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New Electricity Tariffs Begins Today, NLC, TUC Threaten Strike

  The new Multi-Year Tariff Order (MYTO 2015), takes off today amid doubts over commensurate electricity supply. According to reports, a meeting called by the regulator, the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) with the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) on Friday failed to convince the manufacturers to drop their earlier opposition to the new tariff…

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