Will Nigeria's Govt Sack Civil Servants?

The Minister of Labour, Chukwuemeka Wogu, has promised that no workers will lose their jobs, following the heat generated over the call by the governor to cut the nation's workforce by half to help sustain the economy.
  • Nigeria:  We Won't Sack Civil Servants, Says FG

    Vanguard, 30 November 2012

    Following the heat generated by the call of the Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Mallam Lamido Sanusi on the Federal Government to sack half of its workforce, the Minister ... read more »

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Health workers protest

  • Nigeria:  FG Rebuffs Sanusi, Says No Plan to Sack Workers

    Leadership, 30 November 2012

    The Minister of Labour, Chief Chukwuemeka Wogu, yesterday told Nigerian workers not to be worried over the call on the government by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) governor, ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Minister to Sanusi - No Mass Sack of Workers

    Daily Trust, 30 November 2012

    The Federal Government yesterday said it would create more job opportunities rather than reduce its workforce, apparently responding to the call for mass sack by the Central Bank ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Jang, Lawmakers On Warpath Over Council Workers' Strike

    Vanguard, 30 November 2012

    Plateau State House of Assembly and Governor Jonah Jang may be on warpath over the six months old strike by local government workers in the state. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Plateau - Lawmakers May Compel Jang to Pay Striking Workers

    This Day, 29 November 2012

    There are indications that members of the Plateau State House of Assembly may compel the state Governor, Jonah David Jang to pay striking Local government workers in the state. read more »