Large gender gaps still exist in global labour market – ILO

Despite some modest gains in some regions in the world, millions of women are losing ground in their quest for equality in the world of work, according to a new

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Labour Ministry Mourns Ocholi

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Mr. Chris Ngige has declared Monday, March 7, 2016 a mourning day in the ministry and its agencies as a mark of honour for

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Vocational Skills Acquisition Programme Will Be Utilized For Job Creation – Labour Minister

By Nanzing Tao [T]he Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Nigige has said that the vocational skills acquisition programme of the National Directorate of Employment (NDE) would be maximally

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Labour Minister Inaugurates Panel To Resolve Crises In Oil, Gas Sector

By Nanzing Tao [T]he Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige has inaugurated a 21-member tripartite committee to resolve labour issues in the oil and gas sector in order

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Labour Minister Averts Strike In Health Sector

Following the intervention of the Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Mr. James Ocholi the Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU) has extended the date for the planned industrial action

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FG Says No To Job Loss In Oil, Gas Sector

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Sen. Chris Ngige has reiterated the zero tolerance of the present administration to job losses in the oil and gas or any other sector

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Don’t sack workers, Labour Minister tells oil companies

Following alleged plans by major oil companies to sack workers due to the dwindling price of crude in the International market, the Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige

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Organised labour begins protests over increase in electricity tariffs Monday

The Organized Labour and its allies have announced plans to embark on nationwide street protests on Monday against the 45 percent increase in electricity tariffs imposed on consumers by the

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Global unemployment projected to rise in 2016, 2017 – ILO

Continuing high rates of unemployment worldwide and chronic vulnerable employment in many emerging and developing economies are still deeply affecting the world of work, warns a new International Labour Organisation

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Labour minister lauds NURTW, says road transport pivotal to Nigerian economy

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige has commended the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) for its immense contribution to the development of the Nigerian economy,

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