workplace and union

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...

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...

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Justice for Tina: Candlelight Rally on 4 June

Several youths and cultural organisations in Oworonshoki are organising a candlelight rally to demand #JusticeForTina on Thursday, 4 June. Tina Ezekwe, a 16-year old...

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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...