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NLC suspends strike in Niger

The Niger State Labor Group halted its seven-day industrial strike, a 30 p.c minimize within the state's civil servants' salaries.

Employees offered causes for the remark in a press release made by Mr. Yakubu Garba, President, Nigerian Labor Convention (NLC) and Mr. Tanimo Yunosa, President of the Commerce Union Convention (TUC) in MENA on Tuesday.

In line with the assertion, this was directed to tell all state civil servants and native authorities employees to renew work by Wednesday.

It additionally acknowledged that the commercial strike was suspended after a pleasant determination with the federal government.

“The federal government agreed to pay state and native authorities workers’ salaries, and all civil servants and native authorities employees have been suggested to renew work by Wednesday. Between December eight and January 31.

”An settlement was additionally reached to pay Authorities Pensions Board funds are starting to pay pensions and bonuses, "the assertion stated.

However the unions added that the state authorities agreed to reinstate 80 employees who have been lately fired, in keeping with NAN stories.