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SWL Condemns LASPOTECH Management’s Harassment and Intimidation of Workers

On Tuesday, 7th of May, 2019, the management of LASPOTECH organized a seminar for a section of the workers of the institution. They were...

N30,000 Minimum Wage: Struggle Continues

President Muhammadu Buhari signed the new National Minimum Wage Act on 18 April. This was after the Nigeria Labour Congress threatened general strike by...

LASPOTECH Workers Protest Arrests and Victimization of Leaders

Implementation of the Consolidated Tertiary Institution Salary Structure (CONTISS II) released in 2009 is pitching the workers’ unions against the management in polytechnics across...

Aviation Workers Fight for Improved Conditions of Service

The conditions of service of federal workers in the aviation industry have not been reviewed for the past eight years. This has resulted in...

Unpaid Galba Workers’ Salaries: AUTOBATE Continues Struggle

The Automobile, Boatyards, Transport, Equipment & Allied Senior Staff Association (AUTOBATE) has dragged Galba Nigeria Ltd to the National Industrial Court (NICN). This was...

NLC holds Delegates Conferences

Nigeria Labour Congress organised its 12th National Delegates Conference on 5-6 February. And a few months later, delegates conferences were also held at all...

Biobelemoye re-elected MHWUN President

Condemns privatisation of health care Comrade Biobelemoye J. Josiah was re-elected for a second four-year term as president of the Medical and Health Workers’ Union...

No to National Council of State’s N27,000!

Fight for N30,000 National Minimum Wage!! The recent National Council of State proposal of N27,000 as the new national minimum wage is totally unacceptable and...

POWER OF RESILIENCE AGAINST BI-COURTNEY AT MMA2: United We Stand, Divided We Fall

It was a long drawn out battle between the aviation trade unions and Bi-Courtney Aviation Services Limited at Lagos domestic airport.  The unions halted...

Women’s Involvement in Unions is Important

A trade union is an organization of workers who have come together to achieve common goals. These include attaining better wages and benefits (such...

Fight Against Repression in Bi-Courtney!

One of the criminal hallmarks of capitalism is its insatiable lust for expropriating everything possible – the wealth our labour creates, natural resources, the...

Minimum Wage: The Struggle Continues

In a press interview he granted in mid-July, the Trades Union Congress (TUC) President, Boboi Kaigama said an agreement had been reached on a...

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The 1989 Anti-SAP Revolt

In 1989, thousands rose in protest against the IMF and World Bank-inspired Structural Adjustment Programme (SAP). This supported the lavish lifestyles of corrupt government...