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May Day 2017: Workers Rose in Anger!

This year’s commemoration of the May Day celebration took place on Monday 1st May 2017 at the Eagle Square, will for long be remembered...

“Chibok girls” – from one Prison to Another?

On Sunday, 7th May, the Federal Government announced to great fanfare that 82 more of the Chibok young women had been freed by Boko...

82 Chibok Girls Released

How can we overcome crises in the north east? The release of 82 more pupils of the Chibok Girls Secondary School on May 7, is...

Bungling bosses – THROW THEM OUT! – Build Power from Below!!

The political situation in Nigeria is a tragic-comedy. There are abundant natural resources. The immense majority of the population labour tirelessly every day, creating...

The Left And The New Year Rising

Socialist Worker issued a call at the on January 1 for us to make 2017 a year call action. The past two months has...

Labour Party Crisis Deepens

The crisis rocking the Labour Party has deepened. On Monday 27th February 2017, another factional leadership emerged. As a result, there are now three...

The Sectarian Clash at Ife in Perspective

The fatal clash at Ife has deeper roots than those of ethnic differences between Ife and Hausa. Peoples of these different ethnic extraction have...

BRT fare increases show that the APC is not on the side of the...

Since Wednesday, 1 March, thousands of Lagosian workers have faced huge price increases for their journeys to work. The APC government of Lagos state...

Putting the New Labour Centre in Perspective

The splinter group from the 11th NLC Delegates Conference re-constituted itself as the United Labour Congress on December 17. It claims to represent the...

Housing Is A Human Right!

Forced Evictions on the Increase!      Mobilise Mass Resistance, NOW!   "How do they want us to survive, when we pay high taxes; government does not know...

Towards Rebuilding Popular Resistance in an Era of “Change”: UAD holds 10th National Convention

The leading Pan-Nigerian coalition of radical civil society organisations, the United Action for Democracy (UAD), held its 10th National Convention on December 3, at...

On Herdsmen and Settlers Clashes

The killing of over 40 persons in Southern Kaduna by armed herdsmen further brings to the fore, the fatal consequences of a failed socio-economic...

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Nigerian workers, minimum wage and capitalism

The amount determined as a minimum wage has political, economic and social importance. Minimum wages are not simply products of negotiation. There are many...

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