The Nigerian Labour Congress, Bayelsa State state council today carried out a peaceful protest in Yenagoa, the state capital against what the it terms anti-people and Labour policies of the President Bola Ahmed Tinubu’s led Federal Government.
The political wing of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Bayelsa State Chapter which has as its name, ‘Workers Political Movement’ (WPM) has unveiled its PVCs Collection and voters sensitization exercises in Yenagoa, the state capital.
The Organized Labour in Bayelsa State under the auspices of the Workers Political Movement (WPM) has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to extend the dates of the proposed distribution of Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) to Local Governments in Bayelsa State which the Commission has slated from 12th-18th November, 2022 across all registration areas in Nigeria.
Stakeholders, including the Trade Union Congress of Nigeria, the Nigeria Labour Congress, have expressed concerns over the continued refusal of some states to pay the N30,000 minimum wage amid the rising cost of living in the country.ntinued refusal of some states to pay the N30,000 minimum wage amid the rising cost of living in the country.
Workers of the WEMPCO Group of Company have carried out a peaceful protect in Lagos over the non-payment of their 10 months’ salary and allowances. The demonstration which took place along the popular WEMPCO road, Ogba, Lagos Wednesday, featured scores of aggrieved workers of the company who claimed they are being maltreated by the Chinese […]
Despite the fresh interim order obtained by the Federal Government from a National Industrial Court restraining the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC), and Trade Union Congress (TUC) from embarking on a planned nationwide strike, the Nigerian Labour movement has said the industrial action over the recent fuel price hike and increase in electricity tariff would go […]
Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, has issued a two week ultimatum to the federal government to reverse the recent hike in electricity tariff and the pump price of petrol or face civil unrest nationwide
The Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC) has described increase in the Value Added Tax (VAT) from 5.0 per cent to 7.5 per cent by the Federal Government “as a deliberate attempt to further overburden the common man and stifle businesses”.
The national union of road transport workers (NURTW), Bayelsa state chapter Thursday staged a walk-out protest at the venue of the Nigerian labour congress (NLC), Bayelsa state chapter election.
Organised labour in Nigeria has again cautioned the Federal Government on the nation’s rising debt profile, “resulting from government’s unsaturated appetite for borrowing and foreign loans.’’