NLC HOLDS NATIONWIDE PROTEST OVER UNIVERSITY UNIONS STRIKE
Written by Kayode Sanni on July 26, 2022
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has held nationwide protest amid the prolonged strike by university workers.
The NLC Chairman, Kogi state chapter, ONUH EDOKA, while speaking at the Government House Lokoja said they are feeling the pains of the federal government’s insensitivity which has caused hardship on parents and their children.
In Kaduna State, University students also joined the NLC in a solidarity protest with ASUU where the ASUU Chairman of Kaduna State University, Dr. SILAS AMOS, said the protest is in compliance with the resolution of the Congress which represents the first in the series of actions the NLC intends to take to compel the government to do the needful.
Among other states is the nation’s commercial capital where Human rights lawyer FEMI FALANA SAN advised President MUHAMMADU BUHARI to resign.
The Senior Advocate of Nigeria, who spoke at the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) protest in Lagos, lamented the worsening economic plights of Nigerians and the prolonged ASUU strike action.