It was gathered that the Non-Academic Staff Union (NASU), Lagos State Polytechnic (LASPOTECH), on Thursday staged a protest and declared an indefinite strike to press home some demands.
The Chairman of the Union, Mr Akinlawon Fasasi, while declaring the strike, said it was total, comprehensive and indefinite.
Fasasi said the union decided to embark on strike after several dialogue with the management for its demands to be met failed.
He said the union among other demands, was requesting for the payment of arrears […]
Medical workers in Ondo State under the auspices of National Association of Government General Medical and Dental Practitioners have suspended their industrial action on Tuesday.
The association, which is an affiliate of the Nigerian Medical Association, embarked on a strike action over two months ago following the inability of the state government to pay its members their five months salaries.
In a communique signed by the chairman and secretary of the association, Dr. Dolani Gbelela and Ismaila Busari respectively, the association said […]
Academic activities at Yaba College of Technology (YABATECH) were crippled as the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) on Thursday began an indefinite strike over unpaid allowances by the college management.
Two other sister unions, the Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Polytechnics (SSANIP) and the Non Academic Staff Union (NASU) are waiting in the wind as they have issued the college management 24-hour ultimatum to meet their demand or face industrial action.
Following the indefinite strike, thousands of students were stranded in […]
The National Secretariat of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), has ordered the suspension of seven weeks indefinite strike against the non payment of workers salary and allowances in the state.
It will be recalled that the state government based on the agreement with the national leaders of the union, set up a 14 man committee two weeks ago from both the government and labour sides to deliberate on how to resolve the industrial impasse.
The strike was called off after a joint […]
Civil servants in Niger State have been directed to proceed on an indefinite strike by the state chapter of Nigeria Labor Congress (NLC) and Trade Union Congress (TUC) following expiration of two weeks ultimatum given to the state government to pay full salary to workers in the state.
In a bulletin titled, “Clarion Call” which was signed by the Organized Labour union in the state and made available to The Nation in Minna, all civil servants were directed to sit at […]
According to reports,there was a total compliance of Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) members yesterday with the directive to embark on an indefinite strike.
In Abuja, few members of the association who reported for duty early in the morning were turned back from the NNPC Towers, except for NUPENG members and management staff who went about their normal duties.
A release issued by the National Public Relations Officer of PENGASSAN, Comrade Emmanuel Ojugbana, stated that there was […]
According to reports, the Federal Government on Thursday shut down the operations of the National Economic Reconstruction Fund following the crises that have crippled the agency within the last three weeks.
It also directed all workers of the agency to proceed on indefinite leave pending further action on the agency.
A notice on the shut down of the agency was on Thursday issued by the Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Finance, Mahmoud Dutse to members of staff of the Organisation.
The notice which […]
National President of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Professor Biodun Ogunyemi has declared indefinite strike over the increment of fuel pump price.
The union said the government should revert the oil price to N86 per litre. The letter sent to members of the congress nationwide was read at the University of Ibadan Chapter, where the Chairman, Dr Deji Omole mobilized members to get ready for mass resistance to what he called the obnoxious and callous policy of fuel price […]