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Falana: man giving Igbo quit notice lives in Lagos

Falana: man giving Igbo quit notice lives in Lagos

Rights activist and constitutional lawyer Femi Falana (SAN) said yesterday that the leader of the northern youth group that issued a three months ultimatum to the Igbo to vacate the North does not live in the North, but in Lagos. Falana however said the restructuring and true federalism must be …

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Labour unions: No negotiating Nigeria’s unity

Labour unions: No negotiating Nigeria’s unity

Organised Labour Movement in the country has urged Nigerians to stand up with one voice and fight those promoting division on the basis of primordial affinity in the country. Mr Ayuba Wabba, President, Nigeria Labour Congress, (NLC) gave the advise at a news conference jointly addressed by the Trade Union …

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May Day: Workers have nothing to celebrate – ULC

The leadership of United Labour Congress of Nigeria (ULC) has stated that, the Nigerian worker has nothing to celebrate during this year’s May Day celebrations; as workers are virtually mourning due to neglect by the government at all levels. Kano state chairman of ULC, Comrade Ado Salisu Riruwai stated this …

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Workers Day: FG declares Monday public holiday

The Federal Government has declared Monday, 1st May, 2017 as Public Holiday to commemorate the 2017 Workers’ Day Celebration. The Minister of Interior, Lt Gen. (Rtd) Abdulrahman Bello Dambazau made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government in a statement signed by the Director Overseeing the Office of the …

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General Electric pays protesting workers’ salary arrears

Some days after it was picketed, the General Electric (GE) has paid five months salary arrears it owed workers of ARCO Group Ltd., its servicing company. Mr Abel Agarin, Lagos Zonal Chairman of the Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN), confirmed the payment to the News …

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