Tag: Kaduna Strike

Another NLC/Kaduna Government face-off imminent as NLC alleges breach of agreement

The Nigeria Labour Congress on Tuesday said it would resume its suspended industrial action in Kaduna State over the mass sacking of workers and other alleged anti- labour practices by the Governor Nasir El-Rufai administration. .The NLC took the decision after the emergency National Executive Council meeting presided over by[Read More…]

Kaduna Strike: El-Rufai has backed out of the reconciliation meeting with NLC

Kaduna State Governor Nasir El-Rufai has backed out of a scheduled meeting between the federal government, state officials as well as officials of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) saying none of the state officials will attend the meeting. The governor said he is yet to see evidence that the NLC[Read More…]

Kaduna Strike: Labour Minister invites El Rufai and NLC for reconciliation meeting

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige on Wednesday has invited the Kaduna State government and labour unions to a reconciliation meeting. The meeting is scheduled to hold by 11 am on Thursday, May 20, 2021, at the office of the Minister of Labour and Employment, Federal Secretariat,[Read More…]

Kaduna strike: Wabba dares El-Rufai; leads protest to state house

The Chairman of National Labour Congress (NLC), Ayuba Wabba, has challenged Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai to arrest him. El-Rufai had declared the NLC boss wanted on Tuesday morning for unlawful acts while leading the 5-day warning strike in the state. He also promised a handsome reward for anyone who[Read More…]

Governor El-Rufai declares NLC President Wabba wanted

Kaduna State Governor Nasir El-Rufai, has declared the National President of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Ayuba Wabba wanted, over a strike action that has all but paralysed the economy of the north-western state.The 5-day warning strike across all sectors of the state’s economy, commenced on Monday, May 17, 2021.[Read More…]

Kaduna Strike: El-Rufai accuses NLC of ‘unlawful practice’

The Kaduna State Government has accused the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) of unlawful actions and assaults on the rights of other people in the state as the labour union kicked off a 5-day warning strike. Part of the unlawful activities levied against the NLC included shutting down electricity and healthcare[Read More…]