Aviation Unions Picket NCAA, May End Strike Today


There are strong indications that the four aviation unions, comprising National Union of Air a Transport Employee (NUATE), Air Transport Senior Staff Services Association of Nigeria (ATSSSAN), Association of Nigerian Aviation professionals (ANAP) and the National Association of Aircraft Pilots and engineers (NAAPE) may call of its one day strike today.

Although, their joint meeting with the Honourable Minister of State, Aviation, Hadi Sirika and other key stakeholders were still going on as at 8:00pm yesterday but feelers from the meeting indicate that the strike may be called off May 23rd, 2019 being Thursday.

Speaking on the industrial action, the President, Air Transport Senior Staff Services Association of Nigeria (ATSSSAN), Mr. Illitrus Ahmadu told LEADERSHIP that the unions is yet to call off the strike, adding that they have met with the Honourable Minister and still preparing to issue a communique on the strike.

Promising that the statement will be out Thursday, Illitrus…

Source: Leadership Newspaper