NLC backs industrial actions by PASAN, JUSUN
Yobe State Council of the Nigeria Labour Congress, (NLC), has expressed support and solidarity for the industrial action embarked upon by the Parliamentary Staff Association of Nigeria, (PASAN), and Judicial Staff Union of Nigeria, (JUSUN).
In a statement signed by the Council’s Chairman, Muktar Musa Tarbutu and made available to newsmen in Damaturu, the council appreciates the unions for demanding their rights over financial autonomy of national and state Houses of Assembly as well as Judicial Commission in the country.
“It could be recalled that President Muhammudu Buhari had approved financial autonomy for the above-mentioned organizations, but it’s yet to be implemented,” Tarbutu frowns.
NLC in Yobe State in the statement called on the striking PASAN and JUSUN members not to relent in their efforts, but rather continue to press home their demands “appropriately without any breach of law and order”.
He pledged continued…