• Nigerian Oil Workers Begin Strike, Deny Talks With FG

    Nigerian Oil Workers Begin Strike, Deny Talks With FG

    Despite reports that the government had commenced talks with their leaders, Nigerian oil workers are going ahead with their planned strike today, the Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) has said.

    The acting general secretary of PENGASSAN, Lumumba Okugbawa, told Premium Times this morning that they were not aware of any negotiations between any arm of the association and the government on any of their demands.

    “It is not true there are on-going negotiations between PENGASSAN and government. […]