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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…

UNESCO budgetary allocation to education key to sustainable devt- NASU

By Svlester Enoghase - Snr Correspondent Lagos   As the debate on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) beyond 2015 is intensifying, the Non-Academic Staff Union of Educational and Associated Institutions (NASU) has…

NUPENG urges labour to protect the right to work

NUPENG urges labour to protect the right to work

The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) has called on the organied labour, under the aegis of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and Trade Union Congress (TUC)…

ASCSN faults NIMC claim on 600 fake Staff

ASCSN faults NIMC claim on 600 fake Staff

The Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria (ASCSN) has refuted claims by the management of the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) that there are  600 fake members of staff…

Senate confirms Anohu-Amazu as PenCom DG

The Upper Chamber of Nigeria National Assembly,  the Senate has confirmed the appointment of Chinelo Anohu-Amazu, as the Director-General (DG) of the National Pension Commission (PenCom) who has been in…

Nigeria at 54: The good, the bad and the ugly

Nigeria at 54: The good, the bad and the ugly

Nigeria, at 54 years of independence, is tottering under the yoke of avalanche of political and economic problems, most of which are self inflicted. Andy Nssien reports that if conscientious efforts…

ASSBIFI warns against unfair labour practices

The President of Association of Senior Staff of Banks, Insurance and Financial Institutions (ASSBIFI),Comrade Sunday Olusoji Salako, has called on  both the government and other employers of labour in the…

Multinationals emasculating oil workers – NUPENG

By Svlester Enoghase / Snr Correspondent Lagos   The National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) has said that workers in the oil and gas industry are passing through…

Training knowledge, essential for improving labour productivity – BCI

The Business Club Ikeja (BCI) has declared that human resource training, knowledge and skills development are major factors for improving labour productivity in the Nigerian economy. BCI’s President Mr. Suleiman…

TUC tasks FG on informal sector

By Svlester Enoghase  / Snr Correspondent Lagos   The Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC) has challenged the Federal Government to ramp up steps to support formalization of the informal economy,…

Firmhosts forum on job, investment opportunities

Knight Frank, an estate management firm, has collaborated with Rainbow Town to bring together stakeholders in the real estate sector and other discernable investors from across the continent to boost…

Boko Haram: Protect West African region, equip armed forces, Labour tells FG

Boko Haram: Protect West African region, equip armed forces, Labour tells FG

By Svlester Enoghase  / Snr Correspondent Lagos   Organised labour, under the aegis of Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and Trade Union Congress (TUC) have called on the Federal Government to equip…

RATTAWU warns on card-carrying party members

The Radio Television, Theatre and Arts Workers’ Union (RATTAWU) has called on media houses in the country to avoid being card-carrying members of any of the political parties in the…

AAAN, NIPR, 14 others demand conference every decade

Fresh from the just concluded 2014 National Conference held in Abuja recently, delegates from advertising and public relations sub-sector of the economy and fourteen other Professional Bodies Group (PBG), have…

Human capacity development is about enlarging people’s freedoms, says Toure

The United Nations (UN) Resident Coordinator/United Nation Development Projects (UNDP) Resident Representative, Mr. Daouda Toure, has declared  that human capacity development is about enlarging people’s freedoms, having a decent standard…

CISLAC calls on World Bank to adopt labour standard

The Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC) has urged the World Bank to adopt a comprehensive labour standard lending requirement in its institutions as those adopted by other multilateral development…

Save textile industry from collapse, union tells FG

By Svlester Enoghase / Snr. Correspondent, Lagos Textile Garment and Tailoring Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (TGTSSAN) has called on the Federal Government not to allow the industry to collapse by…

Why JAF, ERC called for reduction of school fees in OOU

The Joint Action Front (JAF) and Education Rights Campaign (ERC) have said that their condemnation of the closure of Olabisi Onabanjo University (OOU) Ago Iwoye by the Government of Ogun…

Electricity pensioners to protest non-payment of arrears September 15

The Nigeria Union of Pensioners (NUP) in the nation’s electricity sector has asked the Federal government to effect the payment of three month of pension arrears owed its members, failing…

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