Nigeria Labour Congress Holds Huge Protest In Enugu, Abia, Benue, Others Over College Lecturers’ Strike

1000’s of staff in Enugu, Abia, Benue and Cross River states and members of civil

1000’s of staff in Enugu, Abia, Benue and Cross River states and members of civil society organisations have joined within the two-day nationwide protest by Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) in solidarity with the placing Tutorial Employees Union of Universities (ASUU).
SaharaReporters reviews that Labour members, affiliate unions, civil society teams gathered at New Market workplace of the Enugu NLC the place the protest took off.

Over 100 safety brokers with over 30 patrol autos are at present guarding the protesters to make sure that criminals don’t infiltrate the protest.
There may be additionally gridlock alongside Enugu-Abakaliki as motorist have been seen taking different routes.
There are additionally reviews of large turnouts of staff in Abia, Benue, Cross River and Bayelsa states to hitch the ASUU solidarity protest.
SaharaReporters reported that ASUU had launched into the lingering strike on February 14, after the Federal Authorities didn’t implement the 2009 ASUU/FG Settlement on modalities to fund the nation’s public college training.
A few of the calls for amongst others issues are; launch of earned allowances for college lecturers, and deployment of the College Transparency and Accountability Resolution platform for the fee of salaries and allowances of college lecturers.
 

Supply: Sahara Reporters.

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