Kwara workers protest nonpayment of salary; seal off Finance Ministry

Kwara workers protest nonpayment of salary; seal off Finance Ministry

Hundreds of civil servants in Kwara state on Wednesday staged a protest over nonpayment of salaries, percentage payment and promotion without cash backing. The workers made the peaceful protest, blocking the entrance of the Kwara state Ministry of Finance, and Accountant General Office in Ilorin. The protesters were mainly from the State Water Corporation, Kwara
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Workers’ welfare is my priority; says Kwara NLC new Chairman

The new chairman of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) in Kwara, Alhaji Issa Ore has said that welfare of workers in the state would be his top priority. Ore said this on Monday in Ilorin while speaking with journalists on the preparation for the May Day celebration. He said he would work with the incoming
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Nasarawa NLC Chair failed in his reelection bid

Samson Osuo, Lafia. Nasarawa State Chairman of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Comrade Abdullahi Adeka has lost his reelection bid to the Union Auditor Yusuf Iya. The election which took place on Thursday at the Ibrahim Abacha Youth Center Lafia, was at the instance of Mercy Okezie, a representative of the Union National President, Ayuba
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NURTW boss emerges NLC chairman in Kwara

Alhaji Issa Ore, the chairman, Kwara chapter of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), on Thursday emerged as the new chairman of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) in Kwara. Ore defeated Dr Davies Ehindero of the Agriculture and Allied Employees’ Union of Nigeria (AAEUN), to form a new executive council alongside others, who
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Certificate scandal rocks Osun civil service.

Michael Olanrewaju, Osogbo. Certidicate scandal rocks the rank and file of the Osun State civil service as not less than 769 civil servants in the State were caught in the act. This was disclosed by the Supervisor for Information and Strategy, Hon. Adelani Badwrinwa in a press statement made available to newsmen in Osogbo. According
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Doctors strike: Nasarawa NLC intervenes.

 Samson Osuo, Lafia. Nasarawa State Chapter of  Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has intervened to end the ongoing three days warning strike action by the state branch of Nigeria Medical Association (NMA). NLC chairman in the state, Abdullahi Adeka, disclosed this to Newsmen on Tuesday in Lafia, the state capital . According to the Chairman, since the
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Strike: Nasarawa Govt/Joint Union of tertiary institutions meeting deadlock.

Samson Osuo, Lafia. The meeting between representatives of both the Nasarawa state Government and the state owned tertiary institutions which took place at the conference hall of the Ministry of Higher Education on Friday, ended in deadlock. Chairman of the state Joint Union of Tertiary institutions, Paul Useni who spoke to Journalists shortly after the
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Senate reconstitutes Minimum Wage committee.

The Senate on Tuesday appointed Senate Deputy Majority Whip, Sen. Francis Alimikhena, as Acting Chairman of the Adhoc Committee on Minimum Wage. The President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki, who made the announcement at plenary on Tuesday, said Alimikhena would work in acting capacity while the Chairman, Sen. Olusola Adeyeye, was away on health
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Sani-Bello extends tenure of Niger State HoS, Alhaji Yabagi.

Tunde  Bolaji – Minna Governor Abubakar Sani-Bello  of Niger state has approved the extension of the appointment of the State Head of Service, Yabagi Alhaji Sule, until May 29, 2019. The Governor, who is acting on the powers conferred on him by the 1999 Constitution (as amended), said the extension was in recognition of his
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Gov. Sani-Bello tells Labour that their demands will lead to inflation as they say “no minimum wage no vote”

Tunde  Bolaji – MinnaOrganised Labour in Niger State stormed the Niger State Government House to press forward their demand for the implementation of the 30,000 Naira minimum wage for Nigerian workers.The workers in their numbers blocked the entrance to the Government House with placards carrying different inscriptions.They condemned what they described as tactical slowdown by
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Niger state ready to pay N30,000 minimum wage-Gov. Sani-Bello.

Tunde  Bolaji –  Minna Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani-Bello  on Tuesday reassured the State Chapter of the organised labour of his readiness to pay the new minimum wage, just as he pledged that welfare of the state workforce remain his major priority. Governor Sani-Bello gave the assurance in Minna, the state capital, when he
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ASUU begs PMB on lingering crisis.

YOlusakin Babalola,Ibadan Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) on Monday begs President Muhammadu Buhari to show mercy on students by quickly meeting the demands of the Union. ASUU has been on strike since November 5, 2018 The Union says it is on the strike to make the ruling class responsible for the future of Nigerian
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Nasarawa to sustain payment of full salaries to council workers.

Samson Osuo, Lafia. Nasarawa State Government said she will sustain the hundred percent payment of salaries to Local Government workers. The state has been paying percentage of monthly salary to Local Government workers since 2015 and has just came out of it in September, 2018. Commissioner of Local Government and chieftaincy Affairs, Haruna Osegba who
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SP. Bukola Saraki pledges to offset Kwara salary arrears.

Kehinde Emmanuel, Ilorin. The Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki said he would start off setting salary arrears owed certain category of workers in Kwara state from next week Saraki announced the cheering news during the PDP monthly stakeholders meeting at the ‘ charity house’ in Ilorin, Kwara state. He said he would commence the payment
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