The President of the National Industrial Court of Nigeria, Hon. Justice B. A. Adejumo, OFR has given the approval to hold interactive media chat with News Agency of Nigeria on Monday 14th January 2019 by 11.00am.
The chat will center on “Historical Overview of the National Industrial Court of Nigeria: Challenges, Achievements, and Prospects”.
It will also serve as an avenue for His Lordship to educate the general public about the Judicial roles of the Court for National Growth and Development.
The Court has exclusive jurisdiction in civil cases and matters relating to labour, employment, trade unions, industrial relations, national minimum wage, industrial matters, discrimination or sexual harassment at the workplace, application or interpretation of international labour standards, child labour, child abuse, human trafficking, interpretation and application of collective agreements, payment or non-payment of salaries, wages, personnel matters arising from any free trade zone in the federation, etc.
For quick and speedy dispensation of Justice, the Court has established an Alternative Dispute Resolutions (ADR) Center within the Court premises, with Headquarters at Abuja and Six (6) Geopolitical Zones of the country- Kano, Gombe, Enugu, Calabar, Ibadan, and Abuja.