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‘Labour must assert itself to regain confidence of Nigerians’

‘Labour must assert itself to regain confidence of Nigerians’

By Svlester Enoghase / Snr Correspondent Lagos   The immediate past President of the National Union of Hotels and Personal Services Workers (NUHPSW) comrade Leke Success has challenged the labour movement,…

WFTU reaffirms commitment on rights of children

The World Federation of Trade Unions (WFTU) has reaffirmed its commitment to continue fighting for the rights of the children that suffer in conditions of imperialist wars, poverty, malnutrition, where…

Gbeneol bags UN award for youth empowerment

The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Millennium Development Goals, Dr. Precious Kalamba Gbeneol has bagged a UN award for leading the line in the efforts to empower the…

ITF revives vocational training scheme to boost manpower needs

To effectively address the challenge posed by inadequate and unskilled manpower in the economy, the Industrial Training Fund (ITF), has resuscitated and commenced its one year vocational training programme to…

RCBD BIO Park to create over 50,000 jobs, says Ebiowei

By Eberechi Obinagwam, Special correspondent   The National Coordinator of Regional Centre for Bio-Enterprise Development (RCBD), Mr. Monibidor Ebiowei, has stated that all is set for the Center to partner local…

Thermocool launches new offerings

Thermocool, foremost manufacturer of household appliances in Nigeria recently launched its new set of air conditioners under Haier Thermocool brand into the Nigerian market. As part of its 40th year…

Equity Research: Nestle Nigeria Plc

Equity Research: Nestle Nigeria Plc

•Strong company but overpriced Stock Q2 2014 Performance Analysis: The unaudited Q2 result of Nestle Nigeria Plc (Nestle) for the period ended June 30, 2014 shows that its Turnover (T/O)…

Investment in education means investment in the future –NASU

Stories by Svlester Enoghase / Snr Correspondent Lagos   The Non-Academic Union of Educational and Associated Institutions (NASU) has called on the Federal Government to review policies that would increase investment…

NUHPSW calls for actions to strengthen workers

National Union of Hotel and Personal Services Workers (NUHPSW) has called on the Federal Government to promote policy development and actions that seek to strengthen the  workers in hotels, tourism…

NECA advocates labour reforms in the country

Nigeria Employers’ Consultative Association (NECA) has advocated  for the reform of industrial and labour relations practices in workplaces in Nigeria. NECA’s Director- General, Olusegun Oshinowo, spoke at the 48th Advanced…

ASCSN urges govt to create enabling environment for job creation

The Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria (ASCSN) has called on the Federal Government to create an enabling environment for employers of labour to create jobs opportunities in the…

PenCom urges workers to plan ahead of retirement

The Director General of Pension Commission (PenCom),  Chinelo Anohu-Amazu has called on all Nigerian workers to plan ahead of their retirement life as the new pension Act 2014 is meant…

Nigerian Breweries creates 250,000 jobs via hybrid sorghum research

The Chairman of Nigerian Breweries Plc, Chief Kola Jamodu has stated that the company has created a total of 250,000 new jobs as a result of backward integration policy of…

NSITF wins 2013/2014 service delivery award

The Nigerian Social Insurance Trust Fund (NSITF) has won the 2013/2014 most outstanding Public Institution in Nigeria for Service Delivery award. The award was presented to the Fund by the…

ASCSN decries irregular recruitment into civil service

Stories by Svlester Enoghase / Snr Correspondent Lagos   The Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria (ASCSN) has condemned the appointment of graduates with 12 years ‘ post National Youth…

Fury over wages

By Svlester Enoghase / Snr Correspondent Lagos   In an attempt to stop the removal of wages from the Exclusive List to the Concurrent List by the National Assembly (NASS) in…

SMEs as engine of growth

By Sylvester Enoghase  / Senior Correspondent   While the debate around the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) beyond 2015 is intensifying, the recent inauguration of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) Council…

Secured environment key to job creation

By Svlester Enoghase  / Snr Correspondent Lagos, just back from OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso   In Nigeria, the oil and gas sector has a huge potential to secure foreign investment, creates jobs…

NNEW decries wave of religious conflicts over girl-child

The NECA’s Network of Entrepreneurial Women (NNEW) has decried the wave of communal and religious conflicts all over the world which have adversely affected the girl-child. NNEW’s President, Mrs. Lola…

CISLAC seeks power for NEMA to curb building collapse

The Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Center (CISLAC) has called on the Federal Government to  review it’s policy to empower Workers of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) in order to…

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