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Vision and Mission Statement

Vision and Mission Statement


The mission of the Nigeria Labour Congress is to organise, unionise and educate all categories of Nigerian workers; defend and advance the political, economic, social and cultural rights of Nigerian workers; emancipate and unite Nigerian workers and people from all forms of exploitation and discrimination; achieve gender justice in the work place and in NLC; strengthen and deepen the ties and connections between Nigerian workers and the mutual/natural allies in and outside Nigeria and; lead the struggle for the transformation of Nigeria into a just, humane and democratic society.


The worker aims to be the most dependable source of information and enlightenment of the working class in Nigeria. Our objective is to be the most reliable and faithful advocate of working class values, justice and equity.