Both the Nigeria Labour Congress and the Trade Union Congress made the call in a joint statement issued in Lokoja on Friday.
The congress said this in respect of its December 31 proposed nationwide strike.
Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo state has reassured members of the Trade Union Congress, Oyo State Council, that his administration remained committed to the welfare of workers in the state.
The Chairman, Enugu State chapter of the Union, Chukwuma Igbokwe, told newsmen in Enugu on Friday that if government listened to Frank, it might spell doom for the country and could precipitate a protracted labour unrest.
The Trade Union Congress of Nigeria has urged the Federal Government to urgently conclude discussion on the new minimum wage and commence implementation across board.
Its President, Quadri Olaleye, and Secretary-General, Musa-Lawal Ozigi, commenting in Lagos, described the incident as unfortunate.
The TUC said this in reaction to the planned increase in electricity tariff by the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission.
The organised labour in Abia on Saturday announced an indefinite suspension of its planned industrial action over state government’s failure to clear the arrears of workers’ salaries and pensions.
The Trade Union Congress of Nigeria in Bayelsa has urged the federal and state governments to pay more attention to workers’ well-being and security in the efforts to build a stronger nation.
In a statement on Thursday, the TUC accused the Federal Government of betrayal of trust in the implementation of the new national minimum wage.
On July 16, the Federal Government announced that it would start the implementation of the new minimum wage with workers earnings below N30, 000 monthly.
Shuaibu in a statement in Abuja said the appeal followed low number of women in elective and appointive positions in all tiers of government.
The union also stressed the need for it to be checked.
Olaleye of the Food, Beverage and Tobacco Senior Staff Association, emerged after a consensus was reached at the end of the 11th Triennial Delegates Conference in Abuja.
Falana made the call in Abuja on Thursday at the opening of the Triennial National Delegates Conference of the Trade Union Congress.
At the opening of its Triennial National Delegates Conference in Abuja, Kaigama said it was a matter for regret that little efforts was being made to solve the issue.
Dr. Brown Ogbeifun, former President of the Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria and Comrade Peter Esele, ex-President, Trade Union Congress have expressed shock over the death of Francis Johnson.
The organised labour has commended the Kogi State government for the payment of December 2018 and January 2019 salaries and pensions to its workers and pensioners.
The Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige, has denied the allegations by the Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers and the Nigerian Labour Congress that he was on a vendetta mission to proscribe NUPENG.
The Chairman, Trade Union Congress, Enugu chapter, Chukwuma Igbokwe, said the union has joined its national union to picket the Transmission Company of Nigeria office in the state till further notice.