NLC: Many Nigerian leaders not worried about the plight of workers

The Nigeria Labour Congress on Thursday decried the attitude of Nigeria’s leaders to workers, lamenting that the plight of the poor and the downtrodden were never their concern. The NLC made the claim through its National President, Mr Ayuba Waba, who paid a courtesy visit to Plateau State governor Simon Lalong in Jos. “We have always directed workers to support every government, but some leaders make that just impossible,” he stated. He accused many leaders of abandoning the workers, saying that the fate of the labourer was always the last…

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Lagos Local Government Service Commission underfunded – Chairman

The Chairman, Lagos State Local Government Service Commission,  Alhaji Babatunde Rotinwa, on Wednesday appealed to the state government for more funding to enable it to actualise its mandate. Rotinwa spoke at Stakeholders’ Meeting on “A Bill for a Law to Repeal and Re-enact the Lagos State Local Government Service Commission Law, 2015 and for Connected Purposes”. TBI Africa reports that the public hearing was organised by the Lagos State House of Assembly’s five-man Ad-hoc Committee headed by Mr Kazeem Raheem, representing Ibeji-Lekki Constituency II. Rotinwa, in his contribution, said: “I…

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