LG AUTONOMY: Delta ALGON Clears Air on Deduction of Allowances from Workers Salaries, As NULGE Pledges to protect Workers Interest, Welfare

By Chijioke Ugbolue With the full implementation of Financial Autonomy in the Local Government Councils in Nigeria, a policy which had been welcomed with wide spread commendation by stakeholders, workers of the unified Local Government Councils in Delta State may, however, now be regretting the policy, which appears to contain some conditions that may not favour them, especially at this initial stage. This is as … Continue reading LG AUTONOMY: Delta ALGON Clears Air on Deduction of Allowances from Workers Salaries, As NULGE Pledges to protect Workers Interest, Welfare

WORKERS’ DAY: Okowa Commits To Payment Of  N30, 000 Minimum Wage, Describes Labour Unions As Defenders Of Workers’ Welfare

As workers all over the world mark Workers’ Day, Delta State Governor, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa has described labour unions as great defenders of the welfare of workers. The governor who addressed members of the organized labour under the auspices of the Trade Union Congress (TUC) and the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) at the May Day celebration 01/05/19, in Asaba said that, “the efforts of … Continue reading WORKERS’ DAY: Okowa Commits To Payment Of  N30, 000 Minimum Wage, Describes Labour Unions As Defenders Of Workers’ Welfare

CDHR Backs Labour, Rejects N27, 000.00 Minimum Wage, Task FG on ASUU Demands

The Committee for the Defence of Hunan Rights, CDHR, has joined the Nigerian Labour Congress, NLC, and other dissenting voices in Nigeria, to reject the proposed N27, 000 minimum wage recommended to President Muhammadu by the National Council States as the new minimum wage for Nigerian workers, even as the Human rights body has called on the Nigerian government to address the prolonged strike embarked … Continue reading CDHR Backs Labour, Rejects N27, 000.00 Minimum Wage, Task FG on ASUU Demands