Strike Looms As Nigerian Govt, Unions Fail to Make Wage Deal

A meeting between Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and state governors to agree on a new national wage ended in deadlock. The governors have said that they are willing to pay any amount demanded by the workers but their main challenge is the capacity to pay. Labour unions say they will start an indefinite strike on November 6 to protest government's delay to accede to their demands.

Nigeria Labour Congress


Don't Miss

AllAfrica publishes around 800 reports a day from more than 130 news organizations and over 500 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.