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Governors say they’ll Sack Workers before they can pay N30,000 Minimum Wage

Governors say they'll Sack Workers before they can pay N30,000 Minimum Wage

  The NGF has disclosed that it might have to resort to tough measures to afford the proposed wage. The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) has disclosed that it’ll have to downsize the workforce nationwide to be able to afford…

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Labour Suspends Strike as Government Woos ASUU

Labour Suspends Strike as Government Woos ASUU

The organized labour union has suspended her earlier nationwide industrial strike initially scheduled to begin on Tuesday, intended to press home her demand for a new national minimum wage. This was announced by the National Chairman of the…

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Minimum Wage: NUT Directs Teachers to Join Strike as ASUU Talks Tough

Minimum Wage: NUT Directs Teachers to Join Strike as ASUU Leads

The National Union of Teachers (NUT) National Secretariat has directed her members nationwide to join the national strike, declared from Tuesday by the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) to press home for a new national minimum wage. This was…

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Minimum Wage: NLC Rejects N22,500 Proposed by Governors, Mobilises for Strike

Minimum Wage: NLC Rejects N22,500 Proposed by Governors, Mobilises for strike

Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has rejected the N22,500 the proposed New Minimum Wage by the state Governors for Nigerian workers. NLC President, Mr. Ayuba Wabba, made this known while briefing newsmen on Wednesday in Abuja. According to the…

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Edo Government Assures Teachers on Release of Promotion Letters

Edo Government Assures Teachers on Release of Promotion Letters

The Edo State Head of Service, Mrs. Gladys Idahor, said the state government has approved the promotion of teachers in primary and secondary schools in the state and that the affected teachers will soon get their letters. Mrs….

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We’re Still Struggling to Pay N18,000 Minimum Wage – NGF

We’re Still Struggling to Pay N18,000 Minimum Wage - NGF

The Nigerian Governors Forum (NGF) said her members are still struggling to pay the current N180,000 minimum wage. The forum said they were not against upward review of the minimum wage as the ability of states to pay…

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Osun Government Releases N19.8‎ Billion for Settlement of Salary and Pension Arrears

Osun Government says it has released N19.8‎ billion for the settlement of salary and pension arrears owed workers in the state. The state Commissioner for Finance, Mr Bola Oyebamiji announced this at a news conference on Thursday in…

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3,000% Minimum Wage Raise For Venezuelan Workers: Lots Get Fired

The Venezuelan workers who earned a mere pittance, now earn slightly a larger pittance as a result of the big increase in the minimum wage even when many forfeit their jobs. Effective this week, 7 million employees are…

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New Minimum Wage Before 2019 Polls – Ngige

Sen. Chris Ngige, Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, has said the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari is labour-friendly and determined to make Nigerian workers smile before 2019 elections. Ngige said this when he alongside the Chairman…

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New Minimum Wage: Presidency Reassures Workers

President Muhammaadu’s Buharis’ administration has reassured workers of its commitment to increase the minimum wage. Sen. Ita Enang, the Senior Special Assistant (SSA) to the President on National Assembly Matters (Senate), said this during the News Agency of…

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