Breaking: NLC, TUC Declare Indefinite Strike from October 3

The Leaders of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and the Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC) have concluded plans to commence an indefinite strike on Tuesday, October 3.

The Union bodies decided to embark on the strike after the Federal Government’s decision to delay implementation of possible solutions to cushion effect of fuel subsidy removal across the country.

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The unions also asked their state chapters to mobilize for protests across the country, in order to compel the Federal Government towards fast-tracking all that is needed to address inflation’s brought about by the subsidy removal.

The bodies approved the indefinite industrial action after a joint press briefing held by both leadership of the union in Abuja, the nation’s capital on Tuesday.