IRL 421- Comparative Industrial Relations

Definitions: Nigeria

Industrial Arbitration Panel - Body which hears disputes both over grievances and over new terms and conditions of employment

National Industrial Court - Body hearing appeals from the Industrial Arbitration Panel

NECA - Nigerian Employers' Consultative Association - The central employer body in Nigeria

NLC - Nigerian Labor Congress - The single central trade union body created by government mandate in 1978

OPEC - Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries - International oil cartel to which Nigeria belongs

Organization of African Trade Union Unity - A body designed to bring together all of the post-colonial labor movements on the African continent