Monthly Archives: January 2022

NLC to shutdown Chinese, Turkish firms over dehumanization, sex gratifications

By Sylva Emeka-Okereke Long before now, and even presently, Nigerian workers have cried bitterly over labour as well as sexual abuses by foreign firms, with the latest allegations against Chinese and Turkish firms based in Lagos state. The two foreign firms, Caili Plastics, Ikeja and Dogan Sugar, Agboju have been differently accused of mistreatment, exploitation, sexual harassments as well as abuse of staff among other widespread allegations. In the case of Caili Plastics, the management was alleged to have employed one Joseph Sam, to work on a highly-technical grinding machine, without giving him adequate trainings and in the process, he ...

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NLC to shutdown Chinese, Turkish firms over dehumanization, sex gratifications

By Sylva Emeka-Okereke Long before now, and even presently, Nigerian workers have cried bitterly over labour as well as sexual abuses by foreign firms, with the latest allegations against Chinese and Turkish firms based in Lagos state. The two foreign firms, Caili Plastics, Ikeja and Dogan Sugar, Agboju have been differently accused of mistreatment, exploitation, sexual harassments as well as abuse of staff among other widespread allegations. In the case of Caili Plastics, the management was alleged to have employed one Joseph Sam, to work on a highly-technical grinding machine, without giving him adequate trainings and in the process, he ...

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NLC to shutdown Chinese, Turkish firms over dehumanization, sex gratifications

By Sylva Emeka-Okereke Long before now, and even presently, Nigerian workers have cried bitterly over labour as well as sexual abuses by foreign firms, with the latest allegations against Chinese and Turkish firms based in Lagos state. The two foreign firms, Caili Plastics, Ikeja and Dogan Sugar, Agboju have been differently accused of mistreatment, exploitation, sexual harassments as well as abuse of staff among other widespread allegations. In the case of Caili Plastics, the management was alleged to have employed one Joseph Sam, to work on a highly-technical grinding machine, without giving him adequate trainings and in the process, he ...

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NLC to shutdown Chinese, Turkish firms over dehumanization, sex gratifications

By Sylva Emeka-Okereke Long before now, and even presently, Nigerian workers have cried bitterly over labour as well as sexual abuses by foreign firms, with the latest allegations against Chinese and Turkish firms based in Lagos state. The two foreign firms, Caili Plastics, Ikeja and Dogan Sugar, Agboju have been differently accused of mistreatment, exploitation, sexual harassments as well as abuse of staff among other widespread allegations. In the case of Caili Plastics, the management was alleged to have employed one Joseph Sam, to work on a highly-technical grinding machine, without giving him adequate trainings and in the process, he ...

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Nigerians groan under hardship: Hard Times: Shoprite, Chicken Republic wind-down, quit Maryland mall

By Sylva Emeka-Okereke, publisher At last, Shoprite may be at the final stage of winding-up in Nigeria, as the shopping giant had on Tuesday, January 18, 2022 close down its operations at Maryland Shopping Mall, Lagos. Shoprite Holdings Limited, a South African retail giant with branches in Nigeria, had in 2020, announced its gradually end of its business operations in the Country. So, as early as 8.30am on Tuesday, many customers had gathered in their numbers in front of the supermarket, waiting for its normal opening by 9am. While some were seen waiting anxiously, others had viewed the late resumption ...

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Nigerians groan under hardship

Students and workers carry placards as they sit on the Lagos-Ikorodu highway to protest

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Hard Times: Shoprite, Chicken Republic wind-down, quit Maryland mall

By Sylva Emeka-Okereke, publisher At last, Shoprite may be at the final stage of winding-up in Nigeria, as the shopping giant had on Tuesday, January 18, 2022 close down its operations at Maryland Shopping Mall, Lagos. Shoprite Holdings Limited, a South African retail giant with branches in Nigeria, had in 2020, announced its gradually end of its business operations in the Country. So, as early as 8.30am on Tuesday, many customers had gathered in their numbers in front of the supermarket, waiting for its normal opening by 9am. While some were seen waiting anxiously, others had viewed the late resumption ...

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Hard Times: Shoprite, Chicken Republic, others quit Maryland mall

By Sylva Emeka-Okereke, publisher At last, Shoprite may be at the final stage of winding-up in Nigeria, as the shopping giant had on Tuesday, January 18, 2022 close down its operations at Maryland Shopping Mall, Lagos. Shoprite Holdings Limited, a South African retail giant with branches in Nigeria, had in 2020, announced its gradually end of its business operations in the Country. So, as early as 8.30am on Tuesday, many customers had gathered in their numbers in front of the supermarket, waiting for its normal opening by 9am. While some were seen waiting anxiously, others had viewed the late resumption ...

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Hard Times: Shoprite, Chicken Republic, others quit Maryland mall

By Sylva Emeka-Okereke, publisher At last, Shoprite may be at the final stage of winding-up in Nigeria, as the shopping giant had on Tuesday, January 18, 2022 close down its operations at Maryland Shopping Mall, Lagos. Shoprite Holdings Limited, a South African retail giant with branches in Nigeria, had in 2020, announced its gradually end of its business operations in the Country. So, as early as 8.30am on Tuesday, many customers had gathered in their numbers in front of the supermarket, waiting for its normal opening by 9am. While some were seen waiting anxiously, others had viewed the late resumption ...

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Hard Times: Shoprite, Chicken Republic, others quit Maryland mall

By Sylva Emeka-Okereke, publisher At last, Shoprite may be at the final stage of winding-up in Nigeria, as the shopping giant had on Tuesday, January 18, 2022 close down its operations at Maryland Shopping Mall, Lagos. Shoprite Holdings Limited, a South African retail giant with branches in Nigeria, had in 2020, announced its gradually end of its business operations in the Country. So, as early as 8.30am on Tuesday, many customers had gathered in their numbers in front of the supermarket, waiting for its normal opening by 9am. While some were seen waiting anxiously, others had viewed the late resumption ...

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