Oyo workers begin indefinite strike over unpaid salaries, pensions


The Oyo State chapter of the Nigeria Labour Congress on Monday directed that in line with the directive of the national leaders of NLC, all workers in the state should begin an indefinite strike on Tuesday.
Chairman of the union in the state, Waheed Olojede, who stated this after a meeting of the state executive, noted that the action became necessary after the state government owed months of workers’ salaries and retirees’ pensions.
Olojede explained that the state council had continued negotiation with the state government on the issue, but lamented that an agreement had yet to be reached when the national …Read More

Source:: New Mail