Labour rejects NASS’ plans to scrap Housing Loans Board


By Victor Ahiuma-Young

Organised labour  weekend rejected plans by  the National Assembly to scrap the Federal Government Staff Housing Loans Board, FGSHLB, describing it as most unpatriotic.

Speaking through Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria, ASCSN, President, Bobboi Kaigama, and Secretary-General, Alade  Lawal, in a statement, contended that instead of concentrating on making laws that would alleviate the suffering of the citizens, the National Assembly was bet on enacting a law to abolish the Federal Government Staff Housing Loans Board to inflict maximum pain on public servants.

According to the statement: “The ill-advised Bill which has gone through second reading in the Federal House of representatives, if allowed to be passed into law, will certainly inflict maximum damage, pain, and sorrow on hapless public servants who have devoted their entire working…

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