Nigerians protested around the country on 10 March over minimum wage concerns © Getty Images
Nigerians protested around the country on 10 March over minimum wage concerns © Getty Images

Nigerians ‘ready for war’ in minimum wage row

11 March 2021

Workers in Nigeria have been protesting against the removal of the national minimum wage from the exclusive legislative list.

The protests were organised by the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and the Trade Union Congress, who described the move as a ploy to allow some state governors to pay slave wages to poor workers.

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