CNG, CAN, TUC, PENGASSAN, others rail against Govs’ proposal of N385 per litre of petrol

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The governors had in their last virtual meeting on Wednesday night, made case for full deregulation, recommending N385 per litre of petrol However, the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, Trade Union of Nigeria, TUC, Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria, PENGASSAN, and umbrella body for pro-labour civil society organizations, Joint Action Front, […]

CNG backs NLC, warns El-Rufai against rights abuse

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The Coalition of Northern Groups has warned the Governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai, against abusing the rights of members of the Nigeria Labour Congress. It also expressed solidarity with the NLC in the ongoing strike to checkmate what it called the state government’s growing excesses and abuse of privilege. The group’s position was contained […]

CNG lauds NLC, cautions El-Rufai, commends Police

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The Coalition of Northern Groups has extended total solidarity with the ongoing five day strike embarked by the Nigeria Labour Congress to checkmate what they group described as the Kaduna state government’s growing excesses and abuse of privilege. A statement signed by CNG’s spokesperson, Abdul-Azeez Suleiman also cautioned Governor Nasir Elrufai against escalating tensions with […]

Asaba Declaration Exposes Northern Governors’ Failure

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The Coalition of Northern Groups (CNG) on Sunday said the last week’s declaration by 17 southern governors in Asaba, Delta State, exposed the total failure of northern governors to speak up for the rights of northerners. The CNG, in a statement in Abuja by its spokesman, Abdul-Azeez Suleiman, accused the northern governors for failing to […]