BREAKING: NLC strike: Labour, FG attain settlement, industrial motion suspended

The Federal authorities and the Nigerian Labour Congress have reached an settlement on electrical energy tariff and the deliberate industrial motion has been suspended.

The brand new settlement, in line with the Minister of Labour and employment (State) Festus Keyamo includes the suspension of the brand new electrical energy tariff hike for 2 weeks.

Keyamo in a tweet introduced that the settlement was reached at 2:53 am and authorities has additionally promised to roll out palliative in two weeks.

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It might be recalled that NLC had fastened 28th of September for the graduation of strike over gas increment and electrical energy tariff hike. The Labour union additionally introduced negotiation assembly with the federal authorities.

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“FG & LABOUR reached settlement at 2:53am. Deregulation to remain as Govt rolls out palliatives for labour (particulars in 2 weeks); Electrical energy tariffs suspended by Govt for two weeks with a joint Committee headed by @fkeyamo to look at the justification for the brand new coverage. Strike suspended.”

Discover beneath particulars of the settlement reached.

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