FG Meets With Kaduna Government and NLC To Resolve Labour Dispute

The Federal Government has convened a conciliatory meeting with the Kaduna State government and the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) to resolve the crisis that has grounded labour activities in the state in the past few days.

The meeting was presided over by the Minister of Labour and Employment,Chris Ngige, while NLC National President, Ayuba Wabba, led other labour leaders to a discussion at the meeting.

Speaking at the end of the meeting, Ngige told reporters that the state government delegation disagrees with the labour leaders saying the meeting, thereafter resolved to constitute a 10-man committee comprising six state government officials and three NLC representatives to discuss and resolve the impasse.

According to thee minister stated,the committee is to be chaired by the Head of Service in Kaduna State and has the mandate of up to Tuesday next week to report back.

The minister said the meeting agreed that no person shall be victimised for participating in the industrial action in Kaduna after which both parties signed a documents on the decision.

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