New Minimum Wage

Soludo cautions Pres. Tinubu against unsustainable minimum wage

The Anambra State Governor, Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, has cautioned President Bola Tinubu against implementing a minimum wage that may be economically unsustainable for...

NLC rules out Tuesday strike, awaits Tinubu’s intervention

The President of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Joe Ajaero, says there will be no strike on Tuesday, June 11, but he is...

Just in: Minimum wage negotiations hit brick walls as FG proposes N62,000

The meeting of the Tripartite Committee on the New National Minimum Wage (NNMW) ended in a stalemate on Friday night, with the Federal...

FG not proposing N105,000 as minimum wage – Onanuga

The Presidency on Thursday denied report that the Minister of Finance and Coordinating Minister of the Economy, Mr. Wale Edun proposed N105,000 as...

Strike: Expedite passage of new national minimum wage bill, Falana urges NASS 

Mr. Femi Falana (SAN) has urged the National Assembly to swiftly pass a new National Minimum Wage Bill that would reflect the current...

Presidency distances itself from Onanuga’s statement on Tinubu addressing NASS May 29

Contrary to a statement that President Bola Tinubu would address a joint sitting of the National Assembly on Wednesday to mark Nigeria’s 25...

Just in: Edo Gov. Obaseki announces N70, 000 new minimum wage

Ahead of the announcement of a new minimum wage by the Federal Government, Edo Gov. Godwin Obaseki, has increased the minimum wage for...

Tinubu reassures organized labour, says new minimum wage will be implemented in 2024

In a new year message to Nigerians, President Bola Tinubu on Monday raised the hope of Nigerian workers that his administration will implement...

Ogun workers rattle Gov. Abiodun’s 15-month-old administration with strike 

    The labour unions in Ogun State have called out workers on a week warning strike to press home their demands including...

New Minimum Wage: FG Backtracks, Says Can’t Meet Labour’s Demand

By Kunle Akinsola   Citing dwindling economy, the Nigerian Government says it cannot meet the demands of workers for the percentage for the...