• Ekiti workers begin strike over unpaid salaries

    Ekiti workers begin strike over unpaid salaries

    There is tension in the Ekiti State civil service over the five month salary arrears owed workers.

    The workers are also aggrieved over government’s failure to pay last December deductions.

    The state councils of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Trade Union Congress (TUC) and Joint Negotiation Council (JNC) have issued another 48-hour ultimatum to the government to pay the December deductions or face an industrial action.

    Labour had last Tuesday issued a 24-hour ultimatum to the government to pay deductions or face a […]