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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Minimum wage still work in progress – Lai Mohammed

. By Nasir Kura The Minister of Information and Culture, Mr. Lai Mohammed, has said that the extraordinary meeting of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) extensively discussed the national minimum

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Task before technical committee on new minimum wage

. By Uche Uwaleke As a demonstration of his commitment to an upward review of the national minimum wage, President Muhammadu Buhari recently inaugurated a Technical Advisory Committee on the

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Buhari receives report of Tripartite Committee on Review of National Minimum Wage

…By Ahmed Idris President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday received report of the Tripartite Committee on the Review of National Minimum Wage, and expressed federal government’s commitment to having a new

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Labour calls off planned strike, minimum wage committee to submit report to Buhari Tuesday

…By Ahmed Idris The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and the Trade Union Congress (TUC) have called off the planned nationwide strike over N30,000 national minimum wage. President of the Nigeria

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Minimum wage: Economic management team, governors meet on Monday

By Ahmed Idris Members of the Economic Management Team would on Monday meet with governors of the 36 states of the federation over the new national minimum wage demand by

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