Strike: Ngige Responds To NLC President’s Tirades

The Honourable Minister of Labour and Employment, Sen. (Dr.) Chris Nwabueze Ngige is constrained to respond to a number of issues which were raised today by the President of the

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NLC cautions Kano govt on workers’ verification

The Kano chapter of the Nigeria 
Labour Congress, NLC, on
Thursday urged the state
government to re-examine the list
of ghost workers discovered in its
ongoing workers’ verification
exercise. The chairman of the union in

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FG Partners ICMPD On Development Of Migration Survey Instrument

The federal government on Monday in Abuja expanded its massive job creation initiative by securing the partnership of the International Centre for Migration Policy Development (ICMPD) to build migration–related knowledge

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Shelve Your Planned Warning Strike, Labour Minister Tells NLC

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Nwabueze Ngige has called on the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) to rescind its decision to embark on a warning strike over the

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Labour Minister Warns Construction Firms Against Violation Of Safety, Health Regulations

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige has said that the ministry would no longer tolerate the violation of legislations on Industrial Safety and Health by construction companies

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Domestic workers should have the right to rest – ILO

[M]ore than half of domestic workers worldwide still do not have any legal right to weekly limits on working hours. The International Labour Organization (ILO) is now advocating to ensure

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Labour Minister Woos United Arab Emirates On Skills Export

By Yabagi Mohammed [B]uilding on the recent visit of President Muhammadu Buhari to the United Arab Emirates, the Minister of Labour and Employment, Mr. Chris Ngige has urged the United

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340,000 workers die annually over inadequate water supply, sanitation – ILO

Over 340,000 workers die every year because of inadequate water supply and sanitation, the International Labour Organisation, said on Tuesday. Speaking on the occasion of the celebration of World Water

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Cooperative Development Critical To Job Creation – Labour Minister

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige has advocated the use of cooperative and similar enterprises for job creation and youths’ empowerment in the country. Speaking at a

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90% of domestic workers excluded from social protection – ILO

About 60 million of the world’s 67 million domestic workers still do not have access to any kind of social security coverage, says a new ILO study entitled “Social protection

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