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Strike: Senate urges FG to dialogue with oil marketers over subsidy arrears

Senate approves N30,000 minimum wage for Nigerian workers

The Nigerian Senate on Tuesday approved the sum of N30,000 as new national minimum wage for both the federal and state governments. The approval followed the adoption of...

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MWUN issue 21 days ultimatum to Chevron over unionization of workers 

The Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) has issued a 21-day ultimatum to the management of Chevron Nigeria Limited to address the union’s demand for the...

Two workers killed in Bangladesh shipbreaking yard tanker fire

Two workers killed in Bangladesh shipbreaking yard tanker fire

A fire broke out in the engine room on board a tanker beached in Chittagong, Bangladesh killing two workers on Monday.  Md Jamil, 23 years old cutter man, and Bipul...

Uljanik workers return to work

Croatian shipyard workers resume strike

Two weeks after suspending their strike, the workers of Croatian shipbuilder Uljanik Group resumed their industrial action on Sunday.  According to local media, the...

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NLC says workers running out of patience over minimum wage 

By Omotilewa Quadri  The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) says Nigerian workers were running out of patience with the government over the delay in implementation of the...

Kenya docks Chinese railway workers for bribery

Kenya docks Chinese railway workers for bribery

Prosecutors in Kenya on Monday, charged three Chinese men with trying to bribe detectives investigating fraud involving ticket sales on a $3.2 billion railway built by a...

Tanzania Port Authority suspends 749 workers for lack of credentials

Tanzania Port Authority suspends 749 workers for lack of credentials

The Tanzania Ports Authority (TPA) said on Tuesday it has suspended 749 workers who lacked credible academic credentials. Chairman of the TPA Board of Directors, Ignatus...

Passengers stranded as workers paralyse operation at Lagos airport

Passengers stranded as workers paralyse operation at Lagos airport

Hundreds of passengers are stranded at the domestic terminal of the Murtala Muhammed Airport 2 (MM2), Lagos on Wednesday, as aviation unions carried out their shutdown...

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Workers vow to shut Murtala Muhammed Airport today 

The unions in the aviation sector have threatened to shut down operations at the Murtala Muhammed Airport 2 (MMA2), Lagos on Wednesday over alleged sack of 20 employees...

48% of workers in transport, supply chain will lose jobs to automation - Report

48% of workers in transport, supply chain will lose jobs to automation – Report

The World Economic Forum (WEF) has said the world’s supply chain and transport industry would experience a reduction in its workforce by 48% due to an increase in...

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Hyundai Heavy Industry paralysed over workers strike 

The operations of Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) in Ulsan, South Korea were grounded on Monday as unionized workers of the world’s largest shipbuilder embarked on...

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Abduction of workers, cultism threaten businesses in Eket – Group 

By Godspower Edoza  Several small and big businesses in Eket, Akwa Ibom State are closing down their operations due to increasing insecurity in the area, according to...