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NUP Tasks NSIWC On Approved Pension Review Implementation

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The Nigeria Union of Pensioners (NUP) has asked the acting Chairman, National Salaries, Incomes and Wages Commission (NSIWC), Ekpo Nta to hurriedly act on the review of pension related to the new national minimum wage agreed and signed into law by President Muhammadu Buhari in April last year General Secretary …

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Tariff hiked: CATEIN Wants FG To Revoke Inefficient Operators License

Citizens Access to Electricity Initiatives (CATEIN) has called on Federal Government to as a matter of urgency revoke the licenses of inefficient operators in the power sector without further delay. While rejecting the hiked in electricity tariff, the group in a statement jointly signed by the president and general secretary, …

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Buhari Focuses On Nation Building, Unity Of Nigeria

By Femi Adesina To state that we live in challenging times is perhaps an understatement and does very little justice in accurately capturing our current realities. Those realities include a world faced with a pandemic the scale of which hasn’t been seen in 100 years. The crisis has crippled economies, …

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Fuel, electricity tariff hiked: NLC Holds NEC September 22 To Strategies For Mass Action *commence mobilisation for protest September 28

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has begin a mobilisation of Nigerian people, professional groups, religious organizations, market women, the informal sector and Congress civil society allies towards total compliance to the indefinite strike action. Already Monday 28th September 2020 has been set for a mass protest championing by the NLC …

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Needs Help Call 112

Needs Help Call 112 The Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC) has announced 112 call center for assistance from Police, Fire Service, FRSC, Ambulance Services among others. READ MORE Defaulters Of Labour Laws To Be Penalized- Ngige Think 112 anytime in life threatening condition… #Call112ForEmergencies#partnership#NCC READ ALSO Governors Frustrating Reforms And Autonomy …

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LGs Chairmen: Give Criticism A Chance in Nasarawa

By Comrade Monday Abimiku Most politicians heading LGCs wouldn’t learn to accept CONSTRUCTIVE CRITICISM, just as Mr Femi Adesina did while responding to the criticism thrown at president Buhari by the former president OBJ, Prof. Soyinka respectively. Adesina said critics have their uses and not all their criticisms are to …

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Niger Correspondent Chapel Of NUJ Gets New Exco

From Mathew Jwantu, Minna The Correspondents’ Chapel of the Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ), Niger State Council have elected new officials who would steer its affairs for the next three years. The election had Yakubu Mustapha of the People’s Daily Newspaper, emerged the new Chairman and Abdul Isa as Vice …

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Ayade Appoints Ayiba MD Tinapa Resort

Cross River State Governor, Professor Been Ayade has approved the appointment of Hon. Ojong Ayiba as the managing Director of Tinapa Business and Leisure Resort. READ ALSO Covid-19: Ayade Commences Palliative Distribution To Northern District According to a statement by Special Adviser, Media and Publicity to the Governor, Christian Ita …

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2020 WPSD: ITUC Tasks Member Countries On Well-being Of Health Workers

As the world commemorate this year World Patient Safety Day ( WPSD), the International Trade Union Confederation Africa has urge member states to priotise health and wellbeing of health workers in the region. General Secretary of the Africa regional trade organisation, Comrade Kwasi Adu-Amankwah, in a statement said despite the …

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ITUC-Africa Applauds Qatar Over Migrant Workers

* want AU to investigate Saudi over torture of workers The International Trade Union Confederation(ITUC- Africa ) has applauded the amendment of the labour laws in Qatar to remove restrictions to migrant workers’ ability to change jobs and employers at their choosing following a notice period. According to a statement …

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