Politics and Economy

Anti-Corruption: Neglecting a Socialist Alternative

Sola Olorunfemi, General Secretary of AUTOBATE reports the opinions of the national dialogue on the fight of the Buhari led government against corruption The...

Wealth of five richest Nigerians could remove poverty in Nigeria – Oxfam

In mid-May the international NGO Oxfam issued a report which brings together information on poverty and inequality in Nigeria.  The information is shocking, but...

Economic Recession – Implications for the Working Class

The current global economic crisis is the outcome of unjust exploitation by the capitalists and appropriation of the sweat of the working class and...

NPC Lagos Chapter Holds Congress

  The Lagos State Chapter of the National Conscience Party (NCP) will hold its Congress on March 25. SWL members in the state will participate...

2017: TIME TO ACT!

     Rising cost of living      Unpaid salaries of workers     N56,000 Minimum Wage 2016 was one of the gloomiest years for Nigerian workers. We...

2017 Budget: No Cause for Workers to Cheer

The Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari on November 14, presented the 2017 Federal Budget tagged “Budget of Recovery and Growth to the National Assembly for...

RECESSION: BUILD A MASSIVE FIGHTBACK, NOW!

The Nigerian economy is now "technically" in a recession, according Ms Kemi Adesun, the Minister of Finance. By the end of July, recession was trending on google, in...

Capitalism Breeds Corruption – Worldwide

Quite often, elites in advanced capitalist countries and International Financial Institutions such as IMF & World Bank present corruption as a problem of the...

After the General Strike: the Struggle Continues

There have been controversies and confusion in the last two weeks over the mass action organised by the Nigeria Labour Congress and its civil...

Real wages have collapsed with the naira. Cost of living keeps rising. We must:...

Nigerian workers have been plunged into a terrible situation of hunger, suffering and indebtedness. Never before has real wages fallen to the level they...

Bailout Funds Fraud

*Politicians Show True Colour *NCSU, NLC protest It is now official that several governors, if not all, diverted significant amounts from the bailout funds made available...

The Budget Stalemate and Workers’ Agony

There has been controversy trailing the 2016 Appropriation Bill submitted by the Federal Government of Nigeria to the National Assembly, NASS. Various issues have...

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Ondo South Protests 10-year Power Outage

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