Electricity workers’ union call off strike action, pledge to restore power supply


Nigerian workers in the electricity sector who embarked on a strike in protest against unfair labour practices which led to a blackout in some parts of the country, have pledged to ensure restoration of supply without further delay.

The Union, according to a statement by the Minister of Labour and Employment, after a quick intervention to stop the industrial action, promised to restore power while it awaits on the government to meet its demands.

After the meeting held behind closed doors, the Minister of Labour through a statement made available to journalists by the Ministry’s Head, Press and Public Relations,  Olajide Oshundun, said; “The Honourable Minister of Labour and…

Source: Nigerian Tribune