Salako bows out in style

November 29, 2016 Olatunde Dodondawa - Lagos

After successive two terms of six years in office as the National President of the Association of Senior Staff for Banks, Insurance, Financial Institutions (ASSBIFI), Comrade Sunday Olusoji Salako, bowed out in thunderous ovations at […]

FMC leadership must be suspended, investigated —NLC

November 29, 2016

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has called on the Medical Dorector, Federal Medical Centre, Owerri, Dr. Angela Uwakem, to step down and allow investigation on alleged corruption to be conducted without undue interference. The labour […]

NUP demands N25,000 minimum wage

November 22, 2016

THE Nigeria Union of Pensioners (NUP) has demanded for N25,000 as new minimum pension. The union said it is sad that many pensioners were still paid less than N5,000 monthly, even with the high rate […]

NUPENG holds national education seminar

November 15, 2016

The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) held its National Education Seminar in Abuja, last Wednesday, with a threat that the union may embark on a nation-wide industrial action by this week […]

Ryder re-elected ILO DG

November 15, 2016

The Governing Body of the International Labour Organisation (ILO) has re-elected Guy Ryder as Director-General for a second five year-term to start on October 1, 2017. Guy Ryder received 54 of the 56 votes cast […]

NABDA to train 5,000 ex-militants

August 9, 2016 Soji-Eze Fagbemi

The National Biotechnology Development Agency (NABDA) has agreed to train thousands of  ex-agitators under the Presidential Amnesty Programme. The NABDA Coordinatng Director, Mr Josiah Bitrus Habu made this known at the agency’s  headquarters in Abuja […]

Varsities are under-staffed —NAAT 

August 2, 2016

• Calls for employment of more technologists The National Association of Academic Technologists (NAAT) has lamented that universities in the country are greatly under-staffed, especially in the area of laboratory technologists. To this end, the […]

Job creation: Graduate Foundation to recognise jobs provider

July 19, 2016

An Abuja-based Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), Graduate Foundation (GRAFO), is set to recognise individuals and organisations that are empowering Nigerian unemployed youths. According to the Chief Executive Officer of Graduate Foundation, Mr Emmanuel Eche-Ofun John, the […]