Stories by UFOMBA UZUEGBU, Asst News Editor
Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC) has called on the Independent Corrupt Practices and Related Offences Commission (ICPC) and the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to intensify their investigations into how state governments utilised the bailout funds they received to offset workers’ outstanding salaries and allowances and the pensions of retirees.
Elated that salaries of Federal Public Servants have been paid by April 25, the Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria (ASCSN), has hailed President Muhammadu Buhari, for the development.
Automobile, Boatyards, Transport, Equipment and Allied Senior Staff Association (AUTOBATE) has condemned the National Housing Fund deductions from the hard earn salary of its members.
** Ngige tasks unions on industrial harmony
Asst News Editor
Nigeria’s electricity market lost a whopping N7.7bn to labour unrests in two years, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola has said.
Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC ) has concluded arrangements to hold its 10th Triennial Delegates Conference in the nation’s capital, Abuja, on Thursday 2nd and Friday 3rd of June, 2016 with a theme; “ Labour and National Re-orientation: The Change we want.”
Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) has said that the panacea to the national economic woes is to revert back to the practice of true federalism.
The UK’s exit from the European Union could cause “severe regional and global damage”, the International Monetary Fund has warned in its latest outlook.
The instant re-constitution of the National Stakeholders Working Group (NSWG) of the Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) by the federal government has shown Nigeria’s continued commitment to the global Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) process.
As part of its oversight function, the Lagos State House of Assembly Committee on Housing has commenced a two-week tour of Lagos Home Ownership Mortgage Scheme (HOMS) projects spread across various locations in the state.
Exporters under the aegis of Association of Metal Exporters of Nigeria, AMEN, have called on the Federal Government to intervene in the solid minerals sector and tap the abundant benefits as the sector has opportunity of generating N5 trillion annually.