NLC SUSPENDS THE 5-DAY WARNING STRIKE IT EMBARKED TO FORCE THE KADUNA GOVERNOR MALAM EL-RUFAI TO RESCIND HIS DECISION TO SACK MORE WORKERS IN THE STATE.
Written by miebaka ikiriko on May 21, 2021
The Nigeria Labour Congress has suspended the five-day warning strike it embarked to force the Kaduna Governor Malam El-Rufai to rescind his decision to sack more workers in the state.
The suspension became necessary in order to attend the meeting summoned by the Federal Government today.
The five-day warning strike entered its third day on yesterday.
National President of the NLC Ayuba Waba, who confirmed the receipt of the invitation by the Minister of Labour, Chris Ngige said “we meet and agreed w should honour the Federal governments invitation.
Earlier in a move to stop the strike in Kaduna State from escalating, the Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige yesterday invited El-Rufai and top official of the state as well as Wabba and top Labour Leaders to an emergency meeting.