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We call for hitch free delegates conference-Orere

We call for hitch free delegates conference-Orere

Comrade Obukese Orere , one of the Executive members of Unity Forum (UF), and  the current Secretary of the Association of Senior Staff of Banks Insurance and Financial Institutions (ASSBIFI),…

CCESSA urges FG to meet up financial obligations to construction companies

The Construction and  Civil Engineering Senior Staff Association (CCESSA), has called on the Federal Government to fulfil the agreement reached with  companies in the construction industry, stressing that over 8,500…

2014 in retrospective: Nigerian workers still in bondage (II)

2014 in retrospective: Nigerian workers still in bondage (II)

By Svlester Enoghase / Snr Correspondent Lagos   • Continued from last week Tuesday The adverse effects of corruption in public service became an open secret in 2014 as large-scale corruption…

ASSBIFI urges World Bank to adopt labour standard

The Association of Senior Staff of Banks, Insurance and Financial Institutions (ASSBIFI) has urged the World Bank to adopt a comprehensive labour standard lending requirement in its institutions as those…

Mismanagement of oil, gas led to austerity, says TUC

The Trade Union Congress (TUC) has declared that the impunity of politicians and mismanagement of the fortunes of the oil and gas by successive governments in Nigeria led to the…

Post MDGs: UNMC urges targeting investment in youths’ skills

Reviewing  how the post- Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) framework would help to focus more on local attention as well as improving the lives of the most vulnerable in the country,…

2014 in retrospective: Nigerian workers still in bondage (I)

2014 in retrospective: Nigerian workers still in bondage (I)

By Svlester Enoghase  / Snr Correspondent Lagos   The New Year message to Nigerian workers by the organized labour, under the aegis of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and Trade Union…

FG’s investment in youths’ skills‘ll enhance productivity in 2015 – Rafsanjani

The Executive Director of Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Center (CISLAC) , Auwal Musa Rafsanjani  has called on the three tiers of Governments, the Federal, States and Local  to target investments…

NASU decries pathetic condition of state, public libraries

The WAEC/Libraries and Others Trade Group Council of the Non-Academic Staff Union of educational and associated institutions (NASU)   has  urged the Federal and State Governments to devise a steady…

2015 Budget: TUC charges govt on youth unemployment

By Svlester Enoghase / Snr Correspondent Lagos   The Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC) has charged  the Federal Government to priorotise the creation of employment opportunities for the nation’s teaming…

Make Safety at work your watchword, Ministry tells employers

The Federal Ministry of Labour and Productivity has charged employers of labour to make Safety and health at work their watchword if they desire to have higher productivity. The Permanent…

Textile workers call for enforcement of protocol against forced labour

Textile Garment and Tailoring Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (TGTSSAN) has called on the Federal Government to ensure that the new global protocol against forced labour is given necessary attention.…

SAEAC tasks FG on technical, vocational skills to boost youth entrepreneurship

The Senior Staff Association of Electricty and Allied Company (SAEAC) has called on the Federal Government take bold steps to reduce the proportion of youth unemployment in the country through…

Creating more jobs, defining challenge to survive austerity, says Omar

By Svlester Enoghase  /Snr Correspondent Lagos   The President of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) Comrade Abdulwaheed Omar has stated that for Nigeria to make progress in reducing absolute poverty,…

CSOs, media urge NEITI to build capacities for  robust industry

By Svlester Enoghase  / Snr Correspondent Lagos   In a bid to ensure that public accountability is the magic wand that can transform natural resource wealth into sustainable development and revenue…

CCESSA urges NASS to pass Local Content Act

The Construction and Civil Engineering Senior Staff Association (CCESSA) has called on the National Assembly (NASS) to take all  necessary steps to fast tract the deliberations on the Local Content…

ITUC expresses concern over Paris deal on climate change

The International Trade Union Confederation (I TUC) and Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC) have expressed deep concern that the current lack of ambition, in particular before 2020, as well…

ISSSAN tasks FG on locally produced iron, steel products

The Iron and Steel Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (ISSSAN) has called on Federal Government to direct foreign contractors to use locally made steel in construction to create market for…

Return of NASU to NLC good for labour movement, says Success

The immediate past President of the National Union of Hotels and Personal Services Workers (NUHPSW), Comrade Leke Success has stated that the return of the Non- Academic Staff Union of…

NUPENGASSAN, NUEE tackle FG, as oil tumbles below $70

Stories by Svlester Enoghase  / Snr Correspondent Lagos   Oil workers under the aegis of the Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers, (NUPENG), the Petroleum and natural Gas Senior…

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