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Open further negotiations with NMA, Ajimobi charges FG

Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has appealed to the Federal Government to enter into further negotiations with the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) with a view to resolving the current impasse over the sacked of 16,000 resident doctors. 188 more words


What We Learned Last Week (11/08 - 18/08)

1) Last day to sign the EU Media Initiative for media plurality

Today is the last day to sign the Initiative fighting conflict of interest, cronyism, and monopoly ownership of our media. 694 more words


Birmingham refuse collectors to strike again next week

Refuse collectors refuse deal

Birmingham binmen and street cleaners will be on strike next Monday and Friday mornings (11th and 15th August). 

A council spokesperson said: “We expect there will be some disruption to services. 57 more words


It's not just public sector workers who've been suffering

I was unfollowed on Twitter yesterday by someone who didn’t like the fact that I wasn’t throwing my weight 100 per cent behind the strike action taken by around one million public sector workers. 715 more words

Personally Speaking

Solidarity in Stoke

Yesterday Clarion were proud to take part in the joint union demonstration outside Stoke Civic Centre,in solidarity with striking Local Government workers.

Local government workers have already endured three consecutive years of pay freezes, followed by a below inflation settlement in 2013. 29 more words

Birmingham Clarion Singers

Nick Parker: "Working class people need a new political party"

Nick Parker is Secretary of Lincoln & District TUC and was amongst the organisers of todays March and Rally in Lincoln.

The March and Rally coincided with the national strike action called by a number of Unions across the country. 182 more words