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Aviation Sector: Workers Fight Job Cuts

Air transport workers are fighting to defend their jobs and against further privatisation in the aviation sector. Jobs and salary cuts have affected every...

ULC Returns to the Fold of NLC

The return of unions under the aegis of the United Labour Congress (ULC) to the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) was announced at a media...

The Untold Nightmares of Private Security Companies’ Workers

Private Security Services have been on the increase in recent times.  Quite a number of government offices, agencies, corporate organizations, small and medium scale...

In Solidarity with Striking Lagos Doctors

Socialist Workers and Youth League (SWL) supports the 3-day strike embarked upon by the Lagos State doctors under the auspices of Medical Guild. The...

Mass Strikes Loom in the Health Sector

The National Association of Resident Doctors will commence an indefinite nationwide strike action on Monday 15 June, except drastic action is taken by the...

Aviation Unions Mobilise to Defend Jobs

Unions in the aviation sector have commenced mobilisation of their members for struggle to defend jobs and wages, in the aftermath of the lockdown....

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...

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SWL Calls for the Immediate & Unconditional Release of Sowore and...

The Socialist Workers & Youth League calls for the immediate release of Omoyele Sowore, Juwon Sanyaolu, Michael Adenola, Peter and Kimrere. The three officials...

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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...