November 15, (THEWILL) – SEEThe Joint National Executive Council (NEC) meeting of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC), have suspended its ongoing nationwide strike.
This followed Wednesday’s meeting with the federal government team, held at the office of Nuhu Ribadu, the National Security Adviser to the President.
The Labour leaders, led by Festus Osifo, President of the Trade Union Congress (TUC), had stated that they will meet later tonight to decide the next line of action
Simon Lalong, Minister of Labour and Employment, who spoke to Journalists at the end of the meeting, said the meeting discussed the incident that happened in Imo and took far reaching decisions.
THEWILL reported that organised labour, on Tuesday, commenced an indefinite strike to protest the assault and brutalisation of NLC President, Comrade Joe Ajaero, in Owerri, Imo State.