Tag: unions

Don’t just fight for salary review, save Nigeria – CSO tells Labour, Trade Unions

The Caretaker Committee Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Enugu State, Dr. Ben Nwoye, has expressed optimism that the party would take over the Enugu State Government House…

Labour unions give Oyo govt ultimatum to sack consultant for tertiary institutions

Labour unions in Oyo State-owned tertiary institutions have issued a seven-day ultimatum to the state government to sack the consultant appointed to authorise all spending of the institutions. The labour…

● South East town unions hit Miyetti Allah

From Magnus Eze, Enugu  Association of South East Town Unions (ASETU) has known as on President Muhammadu Buhari to name the Fulani cultural organisation to order earlier than they set…

ASUU May Resume Strike In February, Varsity Unions War Over N40bn

Ogunyemi,  in the interview with The PUNCH on Wednesday evening, said if the government reneged on its promises, members of the union would not hesitate to withdraw their services. Earlier…

Labour unions organise special prayer over insecurity in Niger state

A special prayer session seeking divine intervention in the areas of security and welfare has been called by labour unions in Niger state. This was contained in a statement co-signed…

Pope endorses same-sex civil unions, says homosexuals are children of God

Catholic leader, Pope Francis has endorsed same-sex civil unions despite the Catholic church’s teaching on homosexuality. According to the Catholic News Agency, the religious leader delivered the historic remark in ‘Francesco’,…

Hollywood Unions Sign Deal With Studios Boosting Return To Work

HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA – AUGUST 13: PAM & NMA Magnet Coordinator Ali Nezu (L) disinfects the New Media Academy Magnet center at Hollywood High School on August 13, 2020 in Hollywood,…

Aviation Unions Shut Down Arik Air

A photo of Arik Air   Two aviation unions on Monday shut down the operations of Arik Air over non-payment of salaries. They are the National Union of Air Transport…

Arik boss seeks Sirika’s intervention over looming strike by unions

The Management of Arik Air has asked for intervention of the Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, over the planned industrial action by aviation unions scheduled to commence on Monday. The…

Labour, trade unions launch accountability movement in Borno

From Timothy Olanrewaju, Maiduguri Members of the organised labour congress, trade unions, the bar and academics in Borno have launched a movement for the monitoring of execution of government projects…

Unions call off August 17 strike at Arik Air 

Chinelo Obogo     Following a meeting with the Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, the management of Arik Air mana and aviation unions, the plan to shutdown the…

UNILAG Senate, 4 staff unions reject sack of Ogundipe as VC, ask FG to dissolve council

Gabriel Dike Twenty-four hours after the Governing Council of University of Lagos (UNILAG) announced the removal of Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe as Vice Chancellor, the Senate of the institution and the…

Aviation unions to shut down industry in coming weeks over ‘deplorable’ working conditions

The National Union of Air Transport Employees (NUATE), Air Transport Services Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (ATSSSAN) and the Association of Nigeria Aviation Professionals (ANAP) have said it has become…

Aviation unions to ground Arik Air August 17 over salary arrears, 90% staff layoff

 Chinelo Obogo   The National Union of Air Transport Employees (NUATE) and the Air Transport Senior Staff Services Association of Nigeria (ATSSSAN) has said that it will shut down activities…

Unions kick as FG sacks 850 refinery workers

Uche Usim, Abuja Two prominent pressure groups in the petroleum sector have frowned at the sack of 850 contract staff of various redundant refineries by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation…