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National Association of Resident Doctors Suspends Nationwide Strike

The National Association of Resident Doctors of Nigeria (NARD) has suspended the strike action it embarked on a week ago. This comes after hours of a secret meeting with the Minister of Health, Isaac Adewole. In a report by Vanguard, Sen. Chris

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Nigerian Doctors Commence Indefinite Strike

National Association of Resident Doctors of Nigeria (NARD) on Monday morning directed all its members across the country to embark on total and indefinite strike action until further notice. The directive was issue at the end of the marathon National

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FG Release Statement on the ASUU Ongoing Strike as It Hits Day 3

As the indefinite strike embarked upon by the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, enters its third day, activities on campuses have been paralysed as students vacate hostels. Meanwhile, the Federal Government of Nigeria pleaded with the union on Tuesday to

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“Do your Worst” – Oyo Gov. Ajimobi Taunts Protesting LAUTECH Students Over 8 Month Closure of their School (WATCH)

Oyo State governor, Abiola Ajimobi has been caught on camera daring protesting students of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH) Oyo, to do their worst after they got him provoked while he was addressing them. Reports revealed that students were protesting

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ASUU Ends Warning Strike, Tells Lecturers To Resume Work Immediately

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, announced that it had ended its one week nationwide warning strike over the non-implementation of a 2009 agreement with the Federal Government. Speaking with newsmen in Abuja, yesterday, the President of ASUU, Professor Biodun

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PENGASSAN Strike: Fuel Depots May Run Dry In Two Days

The crisis of the Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria, PENGASSAN  may affect the supply of fuel in Nigeria thereby ushering in another round of scarcity and inflated prices in fuel. According to reports from Punch, it has

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National Association of Resident Doctors Call Off Nationwide Strike

The National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) have suspended their (read also) nationwide strike which they started on Monday June 20th. According to News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), NARD president, Mohammad Askira, made the disclosure on Saturday. On Tuesday June

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National Association of Resident Doctors Suspends Planned Strike

The National Association of Resident Doctors of Nigeria (NARD) has suspended the planned strike scheduled to begin this week after a meeting with the speaker of the house of representatives, Yakubu Dogara. NARD reportedly suspended the strike after Dogara urged them to

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Association Of Nigerian Resident Doctors to Embark on Nationwide Strike on Thursday

The National Association of Resident Doctors of Nigeria (NARD) has announced that it will embark on a nationwide strike on Thursday, 9th of June, 2016. According to the president of the association, Muhammad Askira, they are taking the painful decision

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NLC Strike Day 2: ”No-Work-No-Pay” -Edo State Government Warns Workers

The Edo State Government, under the leadership of ex- NLC president, Adams Oshiomole has revealed that workers who join the ongoing labour strike in the state civil service stand the risk of losing their salaries if they continue in the strike.

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NLC Protesters Storm Streets Of Lagos State – PHOTOS

The ongoing protest by the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has cut across several states and Lagos has not been left out in the action as people have come out in large numbers to carry out the planned protest against the fuel

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Update On Fuel Hike: NLC Walks Out On FG…Vows Indefinite Strike

Nigerian labour leaders walked out of a meeting with the government yesterday, May 17th, 2016 claiming they are mobilizing their members for an indefinite strike today, 18th of Wednesday, 2016. Punch reports that representatives of the Trade Union Congress, TUC

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NLC At War With Federal Govt │ Threatens Total Shutdown of Economy Over New Fuel Price

The Nigeria Labour Congress has reacted violently to the decision of the Federal Government to remove the fuel subsidy and increasing the fuel price without consultation with labour indicating that the government did not have any regard for workers. According to

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