NLC set to begin nationwide warning strike 

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) will begin a two-day warning strike on September 5, 2023, in preparation for a total shutdown which will start in 21 days. The decision was taken at the end of its National Executive Council meeting which was held in the early hours of Friday. A communique released by the labour […]

Fuel Subsidy: NLC suspends June 7 strike

Fuel Subsidy: NLC suspends June 7 strike

The Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) confirmed on Monday that it will no longer proceed with its nationwide strike planned for Wednesday, June 7. The decision was part of resolutions announced by the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, and confirmed by the President of the Nigerian Labour Congress, Joe Ajaero, after a nearly […]

BREAKING: NLC, TUC strike restrain by court order

Petrol Hike: Angry protesters block Benin-Lagos road over fuel subsidy

A Federal High Court has granted an interim order restraining the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) and Trade Union Congress (TUC) from embarking on strike on Wednesday. Justice O. Y. Anuwe issued the order on Monday and adjourned further hearing till 19 June. Details later..

Petrol Subsidy: NLC absent, FG’s meeting with TUC ends in deadlock

Petrol Hike: Angry protesters block Benin-Lagos road over fuel subsidy

A federal government delegation is in a meeting with representatives of organised labour at the presidential villa in Abuja over the removal of subsidies on petrol. The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) didn’t make the meeting. The meeting comes five days after a first meeting with the new government on the same issue ended in a […]