The organised labour has appealed to state Houses of Assembly to identify with workers by compelling governors to pay the new minimum wage. Mr. Emmanuel Ugboaja, General-Secretary of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), made the appeal while fielding questions from journalists on Sunday in Lagos. According to Ugboaja, any governor […]

Senate President, Bukola Saraki has reacted as President Muhammadu Buhari signed the Minimum Wage Repeal and Reenactment Bill, 2019 into law. Sources had reported that Senator Ita Enang, Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters(Senate) disclosed this while briefing State House correspondents at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. […]

Economic Management Team, which is chaired by the Vice-President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, is expected to hold a special meeting on Tuesday to deliberate on the ongoing clamour for the increase in new minimum wage. The Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige, disclosed this to State House correspondents on […]