workplace and union

TUC Issues Ultimatum for Minimum Wage & Supports Global Anti-War Protest

The Trade Union Congress has called on all state governments “who have not complied with the implementation and immediate payment of the N30,000 new...

Union-busting Coscharis Management Must Be Fought and Defeated

At a meeting called to resolve the standoff between Automobile Boatyard Transport Equipment and Allied Senior Staff Association (AUTOBATE) and the management of Coscharis...

Sack of ASUU Leaders in LASU: Resist Attacks Against Tertiary Institutions’ Workers in Lagos

The management of Lagos State University (LASU) sacked leading members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, LASU branch (LASU-ASUU) on 12 September. These...

FES Organises Young Workers Training

The Friedrich Ebert Stiftung Foundation (FES) Nigeria office recently kickstarted a Young Workers Training (YWT) programme. The training which commenced in May takes place...

The Law and Labour

We are thought to see law as a set of rules, often written and meant to uphold a certain order. This order which law...

Precarious Work: AUTOBATE Pickets Coscharis

The Automobile Boatyards Transport Equipment and Allied Senior Staff Association (AUTOBATE) picketed the Coscharis Group Headquarter in Lagos on Thursday 18 2019. Members of...

LASPOTECH Struggle: No to Further Attacks on The Workers

Implement CONTISS 15 migration and pay full salary arrears NOW! On Friday 12 July, Lagos State government released a statement concerning the ongoing industrial action...

Release the LASPOTECH 38 & Drop All Charges!

Socialist Workers and Youth League (SWL) demands the immediate release of 38 Lagos State Polytechnic (LASPOTECH) staff arrested on 11 July, for protesting the...

New Minimum Wage Implementation: Defeat the Bosses Delay and Tricks – Organise Warning Strike...

The Trade Union Side (TUS) of the Joint National Public Service Negotiating Council (JNPSNC) appears set to commence a public sector general strike. In...

TUC Delegates Conference commences in Abuja: Dare to Struggle, Dare to Win!

Members of SWL from several unions joined over 700 unionists as delegates to the 11th National Delegates Conference of the Trade Union Congress (TUC),...

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...

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#August5thProtest: “FREEDOM COMETH BY STRUGGLE”

Working people and youth desiring a better Nigeria will be at the barricades today for the #August5thProtest to denounce the current social, economic and...

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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...