• Salary arrears: LG worker slumps, dies during protest in Edo

    Salary arrears: LG worker slumps, dies during protest in Edo

    A staff of Esan North East Local Government Area of Edo State yesterday slumped and died during a protest by members of the National Union Local Government Employees (NULGE) from the 18 lo­cal governments in the state.

    The protesters number­ing over 3,000 and dressed in black, were protesting non-payment of their sal­ary arrears when the man identified as Peter Ayewoh attached to the Works De­partment of Esan North East Local Government, slumped and died.

    The workers, who shut down Benin, the state […]