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Minimum wage: We are surprised at Ngige’s position - ASCSN

The General Secretary of Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria, ASCSN, Comrade Bashir Lawal, has revealed that organised labour is still surprised at the position of the Minister of Labour and Productivity, Dr. Chris Ngige, over the national minimum wage.

He made this known recently i [...]

Sun, 28 October 2018


Infertility: Expert advocates early reproductive education, marriage

A fertility expert, Dr. Tunika Akunyili, has recommended early marriages and reproductive health education for young women to mitigate the prevalence of infertility among women.

She made this known recently during the official commissioning of the Tunicleo Medical Center in Abuja.

Akunyi [...]

Sun, 21 October 2018


NUJ president to enhance media capacity through ICT centers

The new president of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, Comrade Christopher Isiguzo, has promised to enhance the capacity of journalists in the country by establishing multiple information, communication and technology centers at the national secretariat and state councils.

He made this kno [...]

Sun, 21 October 2018


Ngige assures of FG commitment to social security

The Federal Government has reaffirmed its commitment to promoting social security in order to eradicate poverty, ensure inclusion and address contemporary socio-economic challenges in the country.

Sen. Chris Ngige, Minister of Labour and Employment, made this known during the Induction/Award of [...]

Sun, 14 October 2018


NSITF pays N835m to injured workers

The Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund, NSITF, has disclosed that between January 2017 and June 2018, it has paid over N835 million to beneficiaries as claims and compensation under the Employees Compensation Scheme, ECS.

This was made known by the MD/CEO of the fund, Adebayd Somefun, during t [...]

Sun, 14 October 2018


Group wants direct primaries in Electoral Act

A group, “We The People Forum, WTPF, on Sunday called for the amendment of the Electoral Act to compel parties to adopt direct primaries in choosing their candidates.

The convener of the group, Mr Nathaniel Okoro, made the call in a statement on behalf of the group.

According to th [...]

Sun, 14 October 2018


Need for new minimum wage long overdue - MHWUN

The president, Medical and Health Workers Union of Nigeria, MHWUN, Comrade Josiah Biobelemoye, has said that the need for a new minimum wage was long overdue and cannot be over emphasized by organized Labour.

Biobelemoye, who made this known while speaking to journalists in Abuja, said: "P [...]

Sun, 14 October 2018


Data mgt: We have been playing with numbers - Odinkalu

The Chairman Board of the Global Rights, Nigeria office, Prof. Chidi Odinkalu, has said Nigerians are known for playing hide and seek with numbers and data management, which has made the international community not to take the country serious.

He made this known recently at an event which held [...]

Sun, 07 October 2018


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