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Covid-19 Allowance: MHWUN Warn Against Industrial Unrest

*says CONHESS adjustment not equal pay with doctors The Medical and Health Workers Union of Nigeria (MHWUN) has warned that the union would not guarantee industrial harmony in the health system if her members who were wrongly paid ten percent as the covid-19 allowance is not addressed by relevant authorities. …

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You Are Not Reporting To NASS, Ngige Warn Associations,Unions

Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige has warned trade unions and associations in the country to desist from reporting any industrial disputes to the National Assembly but the appropriate quotas. Ngige who was speaking in an ongoing conciliatory meeting with Nigeria Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) and Nigeria …

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6%Stamp-duty: Tax Owners Of Empty Buildings Instead, Labour Tells FIRS

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has asked the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) to imposed tax on owners of empty estates and building around the country instead of recent 6% stamp duty for every tenancy and lease agreement. NLC president Comrade Ayuba Wabba in Abuja urge Federal Government to direct …

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ASUP Calls For Cancellation Of Mubi Rector Post Advertised


The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) has demanded the cancellation of the advertisement for the post of Rector of Federal Polytechnic Mubi, Adamawa State. President of ASUP comrade Anderson Ezeibe in a letter addressed to the Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu said the advertorial breach the provisions of …

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NUP Lauds FG For The Release Of N7.45BN CPS

nup president and PTAD DG

The Nigeria Union of Pensioners (NUP) has applauded the Federal Government for the release of about N7-45bn for the payment of outstanding accrued rights and benefits to her members under the Contributory Pension Scheme (CPS) National President of NUP comrade Abel Afolayan in a statement expressed gratitude to President Muhammadu …

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Poly Lecturers Reject Electricity, Fuel Hike

*warn against a post-pandemic crisis in schools *says it is premature to reopen schools The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) has lashed at Federal Government for increasing the price of Petroleum Motor Spirit (PMS) and planned electricity tariff hike in the country. The union after her organs meeting in …

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NLC/ULC Ends 5 Years Crisis

  The crisis that rocked the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) for more than  5 years that leads to the formation of the United Labour Congress (ULC) as a centre has ended   Our correspondent who has been following the situation since 2015 after the National Delegates Conference, reports that with …

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COEASU Gives Three Weeks Ultimatum Over Unresolved Disputes

The Colleges of Education Academic Staff Union (COEASU) has given a 21 days ultimatum for the government to address what they described as prevailing rapid and awful conditions of both staff infrastructure in public colleges of education in Nigeria. National president of the union comrade Nuhu Ogirima said the union …

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ILAW Vows To Ensure Justice For Kano 126

The International Lawyers Assisting Workers (ILAW) Nigeria chapter has restated its readiness to use every legal means to ensure the 126 workers illegally held by a rice mill in Kano get Justice. According to a statement by Comrade Benson Upah on behalf of the group, stated that holding the workers …

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Over 400 MHWUN Members Tests Positive To Covid-19, Says Biobelemoye

The National President of Medical And Health Workers Union of Nigeria (MHWUN) Comrade Joy Josiah Biobelemoye said about 400 of his members tested positive to covid-19 pandemic across the country. Comrade Biobelemoye made this known during the flag-off distribution of Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) to State councils of the union …

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