Following the choice by the nationwide physique of Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) to shelve the deliberate industrial strike scheduled for Monday, the Nigeria Labour Union (NLC), Kaduna State Council has urged all its associates to obey the directive of the nationwide physique and watch for the subsequent line of motion, pending the assembly of the Nationwide Working Committee.
DAILY POST recollects that the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) and Commerce Union Congress (TUC) had scheduled at the moment, September 28 for a nationwide rally to protest will increase within the costs of petrol and electrical energy.
Nevertheless, the unions suspended the strike and rally after a late-night assembly with a federal authorities staff on the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
In addition they resolved to overview their resolution in one other two weeks to see if their settlement with the federal government was being complied with.
Addressing members of union who converged on the Medical and Well being Employees Union of Nigeria, Kaduna State workplace, the Kaduna NLC Chairman, Comrade Ayuba Suleiman who relayed the official message to shelve the deliberate protest and strike prevailed on the union members to obey the directive and resolution.
“As you possibly can see, we now have mobilized our members throughout the 23 native authorities areas to take part within the deliberate protest and strike, however we’re left with no choice than to obey the directive to shelve it.
“We have now instruction from the Nationwide Secretariat to droop the deliberate twin actions; the strike and the peaceable protest.
“The message got here to us this morning. As you possibly can see, you possibly can’t rule the truth that we’re prepared, we’re on floor, and we now have the capability to mobilise Kaduna staff and the plenty for the protest.
” After negotiations between authorities and the labour unions on the nationwide degree, the deliberate protest and strike was shelved.
We gathered reliably that the congress has referred to as for Central Working Committee assembly by 4pm at the moment,
“I wish to consider that the CWC will meet at the moment, peruse the settlement and give you a decision on the subsequent line of motion.
”As a State Congress, we don’t have a lot to do than to abide by the instruction of the Nationwide Secretariat and watch for the end result of the CWC.
The NLC Chairman, nevertheless, gave the reassurance of enough illustration if a gathering known as.
He additionally counseled all of the union members for his or her braveness, solidarity and help.