• Kogi workers to resume strike over non-payment of salaries

    Kogi workers to resume strike over non-payment of salaries

    Organised labour in Kogi said on Monday in Lokoja that it would resume strike to impress it on the state government on the need to pay outstanding five-month salary arrears to workers.

    This is contained in a communiqué issued by the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), the Trade Union Congress (TUC) and the Joint Negotiating Council (JNC) at the end of an emergency meeting.

    The communiqué was jointly signed by Mr Onuh Edoka, the state NLC Chairman; Mr Ojo Ranti Matthew, Chairman of […]

  • Kogi workers threaten strike over unpaid salaries

    Kogi workers threaten strike over unpaid salaries

    According to reports, the organised labour in Kogi State has threatened to declare a trade dispute with the state government over the non-payment of the October and November salaries to the workers employed between January and December 2015.

    The organised labour, comprising the Nigeria Labour Congress, Trade Union Congress and Joint Negotiating Council, condemned ‘in strong terms’ the payment of salaries in piecemeal.

    The workers regretted that the payment of salaries for the month of October 2015 spanned three weeks while a […]