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Security guards get two years’ pay after being fired for being women

Twenty-eight female guards were unfairly dismissed by a security company because the client‚ Metrora.

Strike over fuel price rise

By unknown | Jun 19, 2007 | COMMENTS [ 0 ]

ABUJA - Nigerian trade unions will start an indefinite general strike in Africa's top oil producer tomorrow to protest rising prices and privatisation, the umbrella union body said yesterday.

The Nigeria Labour Congress set the strike in motion after the expiry yesterday of an ultimatum to reverse a fuel price increase, a doubling of value-added tax and the sale of two big oil refineries. - Reuters


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