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Nigeria Airways ex-workers protest non-release of N45bn pension

By Oluwatoyin Amao  Erstwhile workers of the defunct Nigeria Airways on Tuesday staged a protest at the Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA), Lagos over what they called...

Lufthansa offers cheaper fares on North American routes

Lufthansa to hire 8,000 workers in 2018   

German airline group Lufthansa said Monday it plans to hire more than 8,000 people in 2018, the latest step in a relentless push for growth at one of Europe’s largest...

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Secret recruitment: NPA workers petition Presidency, demand probe

By Oluwatoyin Amao  Some workers of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) have written a petition to the Presidency, demanding for an investigation of alleged secret...

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Concessioning: Workers’ protest paralyse activities at Lagos airport

Workers of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) Tuesday paralysed activities at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Lagos in protest of the federal...

Former Nigeria Airways workers protest unpaid severance benefits

About 100 former workers of the liquidated Nigeria Airways on Wednesday protested the failure of the Federal Government to pay their severance packages running into N78...

Damen shipyard grounded over workers’ protest

Damen shipyard grounded over workers’ protest

By Jite Eriabie  Workers at Damen’s Romanian subsidiary Damen Shipyards Galati have staged a protest, which has shut down work operations at the yard for the third...

Indian port workers set for strike 

Indian port workers set for strike 

Indian dockworkers are set to walk off their jobs at 11 major ports including Kandla and Nhava Sheva after August 18 in protest against the country’s government’s...

Air-Zimbabwe

Air Zimbabwe to sack 200 workers

Loss-making Air Zimbabwe is cutting half of its 400 jobs as part of a restructuring plan to revive the ailing national carrier, its Chairwoman, Chipo Dyanda, said on...

Maritime workers protests

Protesting workers shut Lagos ports over Ports & Harbours bill

Activities at the ports in Lagos were yesterday grounded as workers’ unions shut the ports’ gates over the Ports and Harbours bill presently before the National...

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Spain: Workers suspend strikes as companies quit Anesco

The Spanish stevedoring unions have decided to shelve their strike plans for the rest of this month as a sign of goodwill. The move was prompted by a letter from Javier...

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Hapag-Lloyd to sack 1,300 workers after UASC merger

The completion of the merger between German’s container carrier Hapag-Lloyd with UAE-based counterpart UASC will result in cutting of up to 12 percent of its almost...

2,074 migrants plucked from Mediterranean Sea

Italy investigating some migrant aid workers for people smuggling

An Italian prosecutor said on Wednesday he is investigating some members of humanitarian organisations rescuing migrants in the Mediterranean Sea on suspicion they may...