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Fuel Crisis Looms As NUPENG Threatens Strike

The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas workers, NUPENG, weekend, decried allegation by the Presidency that the National Assembly cut N11.5 billion from allocations to critical infrastructure like roads in the 2018 national budget. NUPENG in a statement in Abuja, insisted that cutting allocations meant for crucial and very critical infrastructural projects with huge […]

Oil Workers Suspend Nationwide Strike

Oil workers under the aegis of the Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) have resolved to suspend the planned nationwide strike. The suspension was announced on Monday afternoon by PENGASSAN National Public Relations Officer, Fortune Obi, in a statement in Lagos. According to him, the union suspended the strike following the […]

ASUU Set To Resume Strike

The Joint Action Committee has directed the Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities, Non-Academic Staff Union of Universities and Associated Institutions and National Association of Academic Technologists to resume strike on Monday. A letter to all the branch chairmen titled, ‘Directives to immediately resume the suspended strike,’ was signed by Samson Ugwoke, SSANU, Chris Ani, […]

ASUU “Hoping” To End Strike If Today’s Meeting With Nigerian Govt Is “Fruitful”

The leadership of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has said that it is looking forward to a fruitful deliberation with the federal government on Monday, September 18, in an attempt to end the ongoing strike embarked upon by university lecturers. Speaking with NAN on Sunday in Lagos, the union’s National President, Biodun Ogunyemi, […]

Doctors Begin Nationwide Strike

Doctors under the auspices of the National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) have begun an indefinite strike over the failure of the federal government to meet their demands. It was earlier reported that the doctors had suspended its plan to embark on the nationwide strike slated to begin today, September 4, 2017. The decision to suspend […]

NUPENG: Petroleum Workers Call Off Strike

The National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) has suspended its nationwide strike which began on Monday, April 2, 2017. The National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) has suspended its nationwide strike which began on Monday, April 2, 2017. ‘Mediating between the Nigerian Association of Road Transport Owners, NARTO, and […]