workers

  • Weatherford Egypt Witnesses Workers’ Protest

    Weatherford Egypt Witnesses Workers’ Protest

    Wednesday, 3rd August 2016
    Fifty workers at Weatherford Egypt, an energy service company, staged a sit-in protest in front of the company's headquarter in Cairo, raising objections to a recent decision by the company to terminate their employment contracts.
  • Main Nigeria’s Oil Workers Unions Back Subsidy Removal

    Main Nigeria’s Oil Workers Unions Back Subsidy Removal

    Monday, 16th May 2016
    The main Nigerian oil workers unions, NUPENG and PENGASSAN, have declared their support for the government’s new price of petrol, after the removal of a controversial subsidy on gas, although the move is nearly doubling the price.
  • Nigerian Oil Workers to Resist Mass Sack

    Nigerian Oil Workers to Resist Mass Sack

    Monday, 16th November 2015
    The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) vows to resist any mass sack of its members.
  • Nigeria Oil Workers Threaten to Close OML 42 field

    Nigeria Oil Workers Threaten to Close OML 42 field

    Thursday, 21st May 2015
    Nigerian oil workers will go on strike to halt a small field if the government does not meet with them by the end of the week, a spokesman for Nigeria's main oil workers' union told Reuters on Tuesday.