According to reports, the leadership of Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, yesterday led workers to shut down operations at a Lebanese Firm in Abuja, Artco Industries Limited for alleged anti-labour activities and violations of labour law in the country.
The National President of NLC, Comrade Ayuba Wabba, while addressing workers on the 2016 World Decent Day with the title ‘End Corporate Greed’, said that the NLC decided to picket the Lebanese company because the management refused to recall sacked 128 workers of […]
The police have charged a 42-year-old Lebanese, Rami El Masri, to court for allegedly forging a letter of Nigerian citizenship confirmation and parading himself as a Nigerian.
The police claimed that Masri forged the said Nigerian citizenship confirmation letter with reference number MIA/NAT 382/1 with the intent it might be acted upon as genuine.
The foreigner was accused of falsely and fraudulently presenting himself as a Nigerian citizen by birth, an act the police said was contrary to and punishable under sections […]
Timothy Rhoda, a 17-year-old girl, who was reportedly raped and impregnated by a Lebanese whom she worked for in Lagos, has narrated her ordeal. The Lebanese, identified as Ali Hussein, works as a professional chef in Lagos and resides on Allen Avenue, Ikeja area of the state.
Rhoda had reportedly left Plateau for the state in search of greener pastures when she met Hussein who promised to give her a job as a maid and had eventually agreed to pay her N10, […]
Two policemen were killed while two expatriate workers were kidnapped by armed men who attacked a sand dump at Onuegbum in Ogbia local government area of Bayelsa State.
Though details of the incident were sketchy at the time of this report, the gunmen were said to have launched the vicious attack on the sand dump through the Ikoli river and escaped with the expatriates through the same route.
The remains of the slain policemen have been deposited at the morgue of the […]