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Nigeria: Teachers, soldiers strike actions dominate Nigerian media

Written on July 6th, 2008 by
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Nigerian newspapers were this week dominated by the stri ke actions embarked upon by primary and secondary schools teachers early in the week and the Friday demonstration of soldiers who participated in the UN peace-ke e ping mission in Liberia. The... Read More | Share

Nigeria's unions end fuel strike

Written on June 24th, 2007 by
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Nigeria's trade unions have called off their general strike over a recent rise in petrol prices, after talks with government officials.Read More:http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/6233968.stm... Read More | Share

NATIONWIDE STRIKE: State-by-State Report

Written on June 21st, 2007 by
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EKITI: Workers shun offices in Ekiti Adeolu Adeyemo, Ado-Ekiti Workers across Ekiti State on Wednesday heeded the call of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and the Trade Union Congress (TUC) that they should embark on a nationwide strike.Read... Read More | Share

Strike paralyses cities across the country

Written on June 21st, 2007 by
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The nation was virtually brought down on its knees as labour on Wednesday commenced an indefinite strike to force government to meet fully its demands, particularly total reversal of the pump price of petrol.Read... Read More | Share

Nigerian Labor Congress NLC alleges blackmail

Written on June 20th, 2007 by
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The Nigeria Labour Congress has accused the Federal Government of attempting to... Read More | Share

Nigerians braced for fuel strike

Written on June 18th, 2007 by
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STRIKE OPTION: Nigeria's trade unions looks set to call a general strike over recent rises in petrol prices and value-added tax.Read More:http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/6763143.stm... Read More | Share

Nigeria strike averted

Written on June 1st, 2007 by
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The Nigerian team have confirmed that their threatened strike has been called off and their 2008 African Cup of Nations game against Uganda will go ahead on Saturday. The overseas-based players in the Super Eagles squad missed their scheduled flight... Read More | Share

NLC Insists on May 28, 29 sit-at-home strike

Written on May 23rd, 2007 by
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The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Trade Union Congress (TUC) and the Joint Action Forum (JAF) under the leadership of Labour and Civil Society Coalition (LASCO) on Wednesday warned foreigners living in the country to stay at home for their own safety... Read More | Share

Oil Workers May Commence Strike Thursday

Written on May 19th, 2007 by
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All workers of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and its affiliates have been directed to, come to work on Monday clad in red outfits as a way of expressing their angst over the sale of the Port Harcourt and Kaduna Refineries as... Read More | Share

SSS Arrest Ezeazu; Police Deploy against May Day rallies

Written on May 1st, 2007 by
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PROTEST: Nigeria's opposition to join May Day rallies to protest against recent polls despite police warnings.Read More:http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/default.stm... Read More | Share

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