Bello owes Kogi workers 39-month salary arrears, says NLC

. By Bologi M. Maikudi The organised labour has told Governor Yahaya Bello that his administration owed workers between eight to 39-month salary arrears.  The state chairman of the Nigeria

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N30,000 minimum wage: FG gives committee 4 weeks to submit report

. By Nasir Kura  The federal government Tuesday inaugurated a committee to negotiate the consequential adjustment in salaries arising from the new N30,000 national minimum wage signed into law by President Muhammadu Buhari

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43% of Nigerian kids engaged in child labour, says ILO

. By Nasir Kura The International Labour Organization has set up a framework to tackle child labour in Nigeria, Mali, Malawi, Cote D’Ivoire, Egypt, and Uganda. This is sequel to

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‘NLC thugs’ caused postponement of NSITF board inauguration

. By Aisha Mohammed  The Federal Ministry of Labour and Employment has explained that the inauguration of the board of the Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund (NSITF) scheduled for Thursday,

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ILO, a dependable Ministry of Labour and Employment partner – PS Alo

. By Mohammed Hassan  The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Labour and Employment, Mr William Alo, said the International Labour Organisation (ILO) is a dependable partner of the ministry. Alo said

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Work-related gender gaps persist but solutions are clear – new ILO report

. By Mohammed Hassan A future of work in which women will no longer lag behind men is within reach, but it will take a quantum leap, not just hesitant

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Decent work key to sustainable development, social justice – ILO

In a statement marking World Day of Social Justice, ILO Director-General Guy Ryder says decent work is key to achieving sustainable development and social justice, itself a foundation of lasting

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Buhari congratulates new NLC leadership

. By Nasir Kura President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday congratulated Mr. Ayuba Wabba on his re-election as president of the Nigerian Labor Congress (NLC). The president also congratulated other members

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Council of State pegs new minimum wage at N27,000

. By Nasir Kura The National Council of State on Tuesday approved N27,000 as new national minimum wage, Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, has said. The minister

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National Council of State decides on new minimum wage Tuesday

. By Nasir Kura The National Economic Council (NEC) on Thursday resolved to refer the new N30,000 minimum wage as demanded by the organised labour to the National Council of

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