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  1. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Akwa Ibom, labour disagree over payment of new minimum wage – The Guardian Nigeria News

    Akwa Ibom State chapter of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has denied signing any agreement with the state government on the new national minimum wage in the state. Secretary of NLC, Iboro Ibara, stated this while reacting to government’s announcement of … Read more via The Guardian...
  2. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Gov. Ayade Set Up Minimum Wage Negotiation Team – Information Nigeria

    Cross River State Governor Ben Ayade has set up a minimum wage negotiation team that are expected to work out the payment of the new minimum wage as agreed nationwide. Speaking at the inauguration of the team on Friday, Ayade revealed that the state would … Read more via Information Nigeria...
  3. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Minimum wage: State governors get new deadline from Trade Union –

    The leadership of the Trade Union Congress (TUC) on Thursday, January 9, issued a fresh ultimatum to state governors over the implementation of the newly FG approved minimum wage. The union said that all state governments that failed to comply with the implementation of the new... Read more...
  4. Nigeria Business News

    Business Minimum wage: Great news for Nigerian workers as labour, FG finally reach agreement on percentage increase –

    An agreement was finally reached between the federal government and organised labour on Thursday, October 17, on the consequential adjustment in salaries of Nigerian workers as a result of the new N30,000 minimum wage. Both teams reportedly finally shifted ground from earlier positions and...
  5. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Minimum Wage: FG, labour reach agreement – Premium Times Nigeria

    After days of intense negotiations, the federal government of Nigeria and the country’s labour unions have reached a deal on the implementation modality of the new minimum wage. Disagreement over how the new minimum wage law signed by President Muhammadu Buhari in April would be implemented...
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    Politics Fayemi begs workers to shelve minimum wage strike – The Guardian Nigeria News

    Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi, yesterday, appealed to workers to shelve their planned nation-wide strike to protest against the non-implementation of the new national minimum wage, saying such action would amount to an effort in futility. Fayemi, who is also … Read more via The...
  7. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro New minimum wage: Ngige confirms workers already getting N30,000 – Daily Post Nigeria

    Minister of Labour, Chris Ngige, has confirmed that juniors workers employed by the Federal Government, have started receiving the N30,000 minimum wage. Ngige stated this while speaking in Enugu over the weekend. He disclosed that the payment to levels 1 to 6 commenced last month. The...
  8. Nigeria Business News

    Business Minimum Wage Talks: Labour Seeks Buhari’s Intervention to End Deadlock – Thisdaylive

    The federal government’s committee on the negotiating of consequential adjustments for the new minimum wage and the Joint National Public Sector Services Negotiating Council (JNPSNC), have agreed to approach President Muhammadu Buhari to help broker a deal on the issues … Read more via...
  9. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Are you willing to pay increased taxes – Fashola to those criticising government’s borrowing – INFORMATION NIGERIA

    Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola has reacted to criticism suffers by the President Muhammadu Buhari’s government over borrowing funds. The minister while working with journalists in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital, asked those who are opposed to borrowing to provide...
  10. Nigeria Political News

    Politics No delaying minimum wage, go ahead and pay, FG tells MDAs, states, others – Vanguard News

    With the assent of President Muhammadu Buhari to the new minimum wage of N30,000, there is no other hurdle barring or delaying state governments, ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs) from implementing the new pay structure, the Federal Government clarified last night. President … Read...
  11. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Minimum wage: Workers boo Ngige, Yari at Reps hearing – Vanguard News Nigeria

    Workers, yesterday, booed the chairman of Nigerian Governors Forum, NGF, Abdulazez Yari of Zamfara, and Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, while … Read more via Vanguard News Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  12. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Dogara says N30000 minimum wage is not enough for workers – Laila’s Blog

    Speaker Yakubu Dogara says the proposed N30000 minimum wage is not enough for workers and can barely feed a small family unit. The speaker said this at a public hearing on the New Minimum Wage organised by the House Ad-Hoc Committee on New Minimum Wage … Read more via Nigeria News | Laila’s...
  13. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Minimum wage: NAAT storms NASS public hearing – Vanguard News Nigeria

    AS the House of Representatives begins public hearing on the bill for a new minimum wage, National Association of Academic Technologists, NAAT, has mobilised its members to attend the public hearing at the National Assembly complex. Labour leaders … Read more via Vanguard News Nigeria –...
  14. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro N27,000 minimum wage, NLC to storm NASS Monday – Newtelegraph

    Following the transmission of a new minimum wage bill pegged at N27,000 to the National Assembly by President Muhammadu Buhari, the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), has concluded arrangements to engage members of NASS, to ensure that … Read more via Newtelegraph – Get...
  15. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Minimum Wage: Workers kick as FG sends executive bill to N-Assembly – Vanguard News Nigeria

    Workers, through their unions expressed anger yesterday at the N27,000 minimum wage recommendation of the National Council of State, as the Federal Government transmitted the executive bill on the new minimum wage to the National Assembly.... Read more via Vanguard News Nigeria –...
  16. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Minimum wage: FG to review revenue sharing formula – Vanguard News Nigeria

    THE Federal Government is considering a review of the federation allocation sharing formula as demanded by Nigeria Governors Forum, NGF, to accommodate the N30,000 minimum wage for states..... Read more via Vanguard News Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News
  17. Nigeria Sports News

    Metro ‘We Can’t Afford N30,000’ – Governors Bullish on Minimum Wage –

    Governors have said they cannot afford the N30,000 minimum wage demanded by organised labour in the country. They said this in reaction to the allegation of Peter Ozo-Eson, general secretary of NLC, that governors who are against N30,000 minimum wage took such stance because they diverted the...
  18. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro NLC Declares ‘Mother-of-all Protest’ over Minimum Wage –

    The Nigeria Labour Congress has declared January 8, 2019, a national day of protest over the delay in processing a new minimum wage for the country. Labour leaders reached the decision at the NLC National Executive Council meeting, according to a statement by the union’s President, Ayuba...
  19. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Labour Threatens to resume nationwide strike January 2 – Vanguard News Nigeria

    ORGANISED Labour, yesterday, issued a December 31 deadline to the Federal Government to send a draft bill on the new national minimum wage to the National Assembly for … Read more via Vanguard News Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro NLC Rejects Any Renegotiation Of N30,000 Minimum Wage – Nairaland

    The President of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Ayuba Wabba, has reacted to a proposal by President Muhammadu Buhari to set up a technical committee to review the agreed N30,000 minimum wage, saying organised labour will not be a party to such an exercise. Buhari had revealed the plan …...