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Debates Over Nationwide Strike as Government Meets Labour Leaders
Emerging reports have claimed that members of the tripartite committee set up to come up with a new national minimum wage for the country are currently meeting at the office of the secretary to the government of the federation, Abuja, Legit.ng reports.
There are reports that the meeting, which held few hours to the commencement of the nationwide industrial action called by the labour unions was attended by officials of the federal government, representatives of the organised private sector and representatives of labour unions.
Members of the committee are expected to sign the final report at today’s meeting and thereafter forward it to the SGF, Boss Mustapha, for onward transmission to President Muhammadu Buhari.
Punch had also reported that there has been a refusal to grant a fresh order to the Nigerian Labour Congress for the commencement of the strike scheduled for tomorrow, November 6.