The Federal Government has expressed optimism that courts and state assemblies would re-open next week, following the resolution it reached with the striking workers in the sectors.
The Minister of Labour and Employment, Sen. Chris Ngige, stated this while addressing journalists at the end of a closed door meeting between the government and workers’ unions on Friday in Abija.
The meeting was called to smoothen the grey areas in the Memorandum of Action (MoA) reached on May 20.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) recalled that the Judicial Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN) and Parliamentary Staff Association of Nigeria (PASAN) had embarked on nationwide strike on April 6.
READ ALSO: Gulak’s Murder: Ndigbo can’t afford to be linked to senseless murder ― Ngige
They began the strike after the expiration of the 21-day ultimatum earlier given, over the failure of the government to implement the law recognising financial autonomy for the judiciary and the…
Source: Vanguard Newspaper