Strike: JOHESUN is not a registered entity, says Labour Minister

Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige has expressed concern over the legality of the planned industrial action by some unions under the umbrella of Joint Health Sector Union (JOHESU). Reacting

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NECA’s Reaction To Directive On Retrenchment Unpatriotic – Labour Minister

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige has stated that the reaction of the Director General of the Nigeria Employers Consultative Association (an umbrella body of employers), Mr. Segun

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Preserve environment to boost development, provide jobs – ILO

Illegal wildlife trade harms not only the environment, it risks jobs, development and livelihoods, says ILO Director-General Guy Ryder, on World Environment Day. This year, World Environment Day 2016 comes

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FG Directs Banks To Suspend Retrenchment

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Nwabueze Ngige has called for the immediate suspension of the ongoing retrenchment in the banking, insurance and financial sectors, pending the outcome

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We Have Delivered In The Labour Sector

BY Chris Ngige BACKGROUND At present, our OPEC production quota is 2.2 million barrels per day but the reality is that we are far away from meeting this target.  As we

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Kogi crisis deepens as Govt fires Labour leader

…Says he is a “ghost worker” The industrial crises rocking Kogi state took a new dimension on Wednesday as the state government identified the chairman of the Nigerian Labour Congress

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We’ll commence strike on Thursday – Kano NLC Chair

Chairman of the Kano state chapter of Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Mr. Kabiru Ado Minjibir has said that nationwide strike by the congress would be effective from Thursday, May 19,2016.

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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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