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The International Labour Organisation (ILO) has stated that an estimated $1.2 trillion has been lost in annual wages due to the 61 million jobs gap that opened up since the economic crisis of 2008 and 2009. An ILO expert Steven Kapsos, who on Tuesday said that the Global wage gap puts the brakes on the global...

•As Labour Ministry Orders NIMC Not To Sack Workers By Sylvester Enoghase, Lagos   The International Labour Organisation (ILO) has warned World leaders of impending insecurity in the Global Labour Market. According to the organisation’s new report on ‘World Employment and Social Outlook 2015,’ only one quarter of workers worldwide is estimated to have stable...

By Sylvester Enoghase, Lagos   As part of efforts to ensure a robust industrial harmony in the country, the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has advised...

National Union of Electricity Employees (NUEE) has urged the President-elect, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari to disregard the advice from the outgoing Minister...

The Federal Government has approved the movement of the Federal Department of Cooperatives from the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development to the Federal Ministry of Labour and Productivity in accordance with the provisions of the Cooperatives Development Act CAP. 23 and Nigerian Cooperative Society Act CAP.N98. The Office of the Head of the Civil Service...

As part of its renewed efforts to avert the current stagnancy being experienced as a result of non-availability of fund to prosecute the realisation of...

By Phillip Oladunjoye, Lagos   Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators of Nigeria (ICSAN) has inducted 94 new members, 57 associates and 14 distinguished fellows, urging them not to be discouraged by the devalued naira and high unemployment rate in the country. President-Chairman, ICSAN, Dr. Suleyman Ndanusa, made the appeal at this year’s 14th induction...

By Sylvester Enoghase, Lagos   Following a renew initiative aims to accelerate total eradication of child labour  in the country  by 2020, the Trade Union Congress (TUC) and Construction and Civil Engineering Senior Staff Association (CCESSA) have called on the Federal Government to leverage on technical cooperation with the International Labour Organization (ILO)...

Renewed efforts by Pension Fund Administrators (PFAs) and other investors who have been agitating for the use of accumulated pension fund assets that is...

As part of its renewed efforts to avoid abandoned projects in the country , the Construction & Civil Engineering Senior Staff Association (CCESSA) has called on the president elect, Mohammadu Buhari to try as much as possible to sustain the existing contracts awarded in the Industry for the purpose of continuity. This, according to the workers’ union is necessary...