Tag archive for ‘NLC’
By admin On Thursday, February 6th, 2020

Delta Govt Saves Whooping N95bn After Worker’s Verification Exercise

LAGOS FEBRUARY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Government says it has saved a whopping of N95 billion after the worker’s verification exercise in the state. The State Commissioner for Information, Mr Charles More...

By admin On Thursday, October 17th, 2019

Delta: NLC Shuts Asaba Offices, Schools Over Non-Implementation Of Minimum Wage

LAGOS OCTOBER 17TH (URHOBTODAY)-The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Delta chapter has started to shut offices and schools in Asaba ahead of the planned strike over delay to implement the new minimum wage. The News More...

By admin On Monday, May 13th, 2019

NSITF: Kokori, Labour tackle Presidency On Appointment Of Chairman

LAGOS MAY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Veteran Labour leader, Chief Frank Ovie Kokori, yesterday, disagreed with the Presidency over his appointement as Chairman of the board of Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund, NSITF. More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 29th, 2016

Nigeria, A Nation’s Deadened Conscience

A seven years old lynched by angry mob in Lagos recently….. By Sunny Awhefeada LAGOS NOVEMBER 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A seven year old boy was recently lynched in Lagos State for stealing garri. The incident provoked More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 13th, 2016

JUST IN:Court Declares 45% Electricity Tariff Hike Illegal, Orders Reversal

LAGOS JULY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, in a landmark judgement has declared the 45 per cent tariff increase by the Nigeria Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) as illegal. The More...

By admin On Saturday, May 21st, 2016

Banks, Schools, Govt Offices Shut as More Unions Join NLC Strike

LAGOS MAY 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The ongoing nationwide strike declared by the Nigeria Labour Congress to protest the increase in the pump price of petrol entered its third day on Friday as more unions joined the industrial More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 18th, 2016
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Fuel Price Hike: NLC, TUC To Go Ahead With Strike Despite Court Order

File Photo LAGOS MAY 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Despite an order of the National Industrial Court restraining the Nigerian Labour Congress and the Trade Union Congress from going ahead with their planned strike to protest More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 17th, 2016

Fuel Hike: Court Restrains NLC, TUC from Embarking on Strike Tomorrow

LAGOS MAY 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)- – The National Industrial Court, NIC, sitting in Abuja has stopped the Nigerian Labour Congress, NLC, and the Trade Union Congress, TUC, from embarking on a strike action tomorrow. The More...

By admin On Friday, May 13th, 2016

NLC, Shehu Sanni,Balarabe Musa, NANS, Falana, Others Condemn Increase in Fuel Pump Price

LAGOS MAY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Reactions have started pouring in against the unilateral increase of fuel pump price and deregulation of the downstream sector. Yesterday Nigerian Labour Congress rejected the increase More...

By admin On Thursday, May 12th, 2016

Labour Resists Fuel Increase, Urges Goverment to Revert to Old Prize

LAGOS MAY 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Nigerian Labour Congress has resisted the increase in the prices of petroleum products as a result of the deregulation of the downstream sector. It called on the Federal Government More...

By admin On Thursday, May 12th, 2016

Nigerian Labour Resists Fuel Increase, Urges Goverment to Revert to Old Prize

Nigeria Labour Congre LAGOS MAY 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Nigerian Labour Congress has resisted the increase in the prices of petroleum products as a result of the deregulation of the downstream sector. It called More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 11th, 2016

FG Removes Fuel Subsidy, Increases Fuel Pump Price to N145 Per Litre

LAGOS MAY 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Minister of state for petroleum resources has announced that new price for petrol starting today, 11th May, 2016 will now be N145 per litre. In a Press Statement titled ‘On More...

By admin On Wednesday, December 30th, 2015

Nigerian Workers Set to Battle Buhari over Fuel Subsidy Removal

LAGOS DECEMBER 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Nigerian workers have vowed to vehemently resist any move by President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration to deregulate operations of the downstream sector of the country’s More...

By admin On Friday, November 20th, 2015

Casualisation: NLC to Commence Picketing Banks, Companies, Others

LAGOS NOVEMBER 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), will soon commence picketing of companies and establishments that indulge in outsourcing and casualisation of workers across the country, NLC More...

By admin On Thursday, May 1st, 2014

May Day: Uduaghan Assures Workers of Better Welfare Package, Extra End of Year Pay

Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan of Delta State (middle) Chairman, NLC, Delta State Council Comrade Akporeha Williams (left) and TUC State Chairman, Comrade Mike Arinze (right) matching with the governor during the 2014 More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 12th, 2013

Gory Tales of Dehumanization of NNPC Teaching Staff

Fejiro Oliver LAGOS NOVEMBER 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Against the backdrop of a communiqué issued by the Federal Ministry of Employment, Labour and Productivity on 20th January, 1992, directing all oil companies in More...

By admin On Saturday, September 14th, 2013

Labour Union Leaders Commend Uduaghan over Workers village

Delta State Governor Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan LAGOS SEPTEMBER 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Organized Labour in Delta State yesterday commended Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan for building an affordable workers village to be occupied More...