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Minimum wage talks continue between labour unions & Nigerian govt

Talks between the Nigerian government and the Joint National Public Service Negotiating Council on a new minimum wage will resume today. The meeting which began on Tuesday saw the labour unions suspended a nationwide industrial action that was supposed to commence today. Issa Aremu, Member of the National Executive Council of the Nigerian Labour Congress joins CNBC Africa for more.

Nigerian Labour Congress suspends strike

The Nigerian Labour Congress has suspended its warning strike pending the outcome of its talks with the Federal Government on the 4th of October. Ayuba Wabba, President of the NLC speaks.

Nigeria’s labour unions to down tools over minimum wage

Labour Unions in Nigeria have called for an indefinite warning strike starting from Thursday, as they seek the implementation of a new minimum wage for workers. Peter Ozo-Eson, the General Secretary of the NLC joins CNBC Africa from Abuja to discuss the details.