• FG delaying minimum wage talks – NLC

    FG delaying minimum wage talks – NLC

    The Nigeria Labour Congress on Thursday dismissed as misleading, speculations that talks between it and the Federal Government on new national minimum wage had collapsed.

    President of the NLC, Comrade Ayuba Wabba, said that the talks had not even started.

    He said that the government is foot dragging on the issue.

    Wabba said that the tripartite structure that should consider the modalities for the implementation had not been inaugurated.

    According to the NLC President, “The government is still dragging its feet on talks about […]

  • Major reason why we proceeded with strike despite court injuction – Ayuba Wabba over fuel price hike

    Major reason why we proceeded with strike despite court injuction – Ayuba Wabba over fuel price hike

    A faction of the Nigeria Labour Congress led by Ayuba Wabba has justified why it went ahead with its nationwide strike despite a court injunction secured from the National Industrial Court by the Federal Government.

    Wabba said the strike was meant to keep a date with the Federal Government and the people of Nigeria, especially on its neo-liberal policies and how it was causing hardship on the people.

    It was gathered from some NEC members of NLC loyal to Wabba’s group that […]