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ASUU suspends strike orders lecturers to resume Friday

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), on Thursday suspended their strike, which has lasted for three months. This comes after ASUU signed all agreements with the Federal Government, following a conciliatory meeting in Abuja. Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, represented the Federal Government, while the lecturers were represented by

Minimum wage: NLC holds nationwide protest Tuesday

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Nigeria Labour Congress has announced that it will hold a nationwide protest on Tuesday to drive its demand for the upward review of the national minimum wage from N18,000 to N30,000. The General Secretary of the NLC, Dr. Peter Ozo-Eson, who disclosed this in a statement informed that

New Minimum Wage: Governors agree to pay N22,500

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF), on Tuesday, agreed to pay a national minimum wage of N22,500 from the existing N18,000. The chairman of the Forum and Governor of Zamfara State, Mr. Abdul’aziz Yari, disclosed this while briefing newsmen at the end of its 2nd emergency meeting held in Abuja. Yari said that

IPOB declares General strike September 14

The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) have declared general strike across the South-east and South-South geo political zones and other areas where Biafrans resides on September 14 to mourn those killed in the struggle for the restoration of Biafra Independence since 2015. The group stated that inhabitants of the two geo-political

Resident Doctors’ Strike, Breach of Agreement- Ngige

By Babatunde Opalana The industrial action embarked upon by members of the National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD), has been described as uncalled for, a breach of the agreement and total negation of Section 18 of the Trade Dispute Act of the Federation. Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige said