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ASUU STRIKE- NLC STRIKE: Buhari Goes On His Knees!! “Have Pity On Me” President Begs Labour, Lecturers

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Abdulsalam A.A
Kwara state polytechnic,ilorin
Masscommunication
Graduate, Nigeria.
The country seem to be heading for the rocks, first the ASUU strike seem not to be getting anywhere near resolution and now the NLC has threatened to embark on an indefinite strike if the issues of the minimum wage increase is not resolved before Tuesday.

Labour & Employment Minister Chris Ngige has pleaded with striking varsity teachers to show mercy on students by calling off their strike. The teachers, under auspices of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), began a nationwide strike since November, last year, over some disagreement between the union and the Federal Government. Ngige also declared that Federal Government would pay a minimum wage, adding that things were being worked out by the Committee saddled with that responsibility.

Ngige spoke yesterday in Awka, Anambra State capital, in a chat with reporters at the premises of a local radio station, belonging to the state. The Federal Government and Labour representatives adjourned their meeting till today after a five-hour deliberation last Friday. At the end of the meeting, the minister said substantial progress was made and that all that is left is a final resolution.  Ngige said the problems of ASUU were not caused by President Muhammadu Buhari, but were bequeathed to the present administration by the previous governments based on agreements reached in 2009.

He said: “FG will comfortably pay minimum wage, we want to pay it, but there must be balancing because figures were bandied and we are asking Labour to exercise patience. “I appeal to ASUU and Labour to have mercy on students and be patient. As far as I’m concerned, we have treated Labour well. And they should also know I’m a comrade and that is why I always intervened on matters that concern them.” Ngige, who narrated how he became Anambra governor in 2003, said some of the things being faced in governance today were same problems that he confronted, yet, he paid salaries and piled pensions without borrowing.

The minister said he was made governor under compulsion, and such made him to stand his ground when the hurricane invaded Anambra State then, adding that the rest was now history. Ngige said: “What Buhari is doing now is what I did in office as governor in Anambra, which was mainly my offence that brought the problems. So, Buhari is not the architect of salary issue in Nigeria.”


source: www.dailyadvent.com/index.php/2019/01/07/asuu-strike-nlc-strike-buhari-goes-on-his-knees-have-pity-on-me-president-begs-labour-lecturers/
ASUU STRIKE- NLC STRIKE: Buhari Goes On His Knees!! “Have Pity On Me” President Begs Labour, Lecturers   - Educational News

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Fadeyi Oluwaseun
Ladoke Akintola University Ogbomosho
B.tech Marketing
200Level, Nigeria.
All this are just Political Scam shit

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Abdulsalam A.A
Kwara state polytechnic,ilorin
Masscommunication
Graduate, Nigeria.
political hallucination causing political hullabaloo
due to the general worrisome based on socio-political miasmal!

source of newstory :dailyadvent.com cant broadcast scam nor myth.


lets see more comments to finalise the real fact which will harmonise credibility to such newstory !!
www.dailyadvent.com/index.php/2019/01/07/asuu-strike-nlc-strike-buhari-goes-on-his-knees-have-pity-on-me-president-begs-labour-lecturers/

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