BREAKING: FG moves to halt labour strike

The Federal Government has commenced move to halt the proposed warning strike of the organized labour today with the resumption of negotiation on the new national minimum wage.

The organized labour had announced its intention to commence a nationwide warning strike midnight today to compel the federal government to implement a new national minimum wage.

Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige said the Federal Government would today resume negotiation with the organized labour on minimum wage.

Ngige who spoke to State House reporters after attending the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting presided over by the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo said their meeting with the labour leaders will hold today.

The minister said there was a communication gap between them and the organized labour, hence the threat for the warning strike.

“Communication gap was discovered this morning. A breach in communication gap. They said they wrote a letter to me and the SGF but I didn’t see it,” he said.

Details soon…

Daily trust

Hassan Usman Author

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *