The governing body of National Labour Congress popularly known for short as NLC is set and has schedule to commence yet another nationwide protest come the 26th day of this very moment of July.
According to the union(NLC), they are once again set to will embark on yet another nationwide protest come the 26th and 27th day of this month in that particular order in order to show and profess their solidarity with the strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU).
It is worthy to note that the number one governing body of tertiary institutions in the country which is the Academic Staff Union of Universities ASUU commenced their strike action which has lasted for months now as regards to the failure of the federal government to honour an agreement on issues relating to funding universities, as well as on salaries and allowances of lecturers.
This disclosure were made known via a message put across by the body in its later issued on the 15th day of the month of july directed towards chairpersons of the National Labour congress in the various states spread across the country of which it noted.
“Our children back to school and support our unions in Nigeria’s public universities fighting for quality education”.
“They designated Labour House in the federal capital territory (FCT) and secretariats of the NLC as the takeoff points for the protest”
“We bring you fraternal greetings from the national secretariat of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC),”
“In line with the decisions of the National Executive Council (NEC) meeting of the Nigeria Labour Congress held on the 30th of June 2022, we have scheduled as follows the National Days of Protest to get our children back to school and support our unions in Nigeria’s public universities fighting for quality education”
“Dates: Tuesday, 26th July 2022 and Wednesday, 27th July 2022″
“Venue: All the State Capitals of the Federation and Abuja the Federal Capital Territory. Take off Point: NLC State Secretariats and the Labour House, Abuja”
“You are requested to immediately convene the meetings of your SAC to disseminate this information and to fully mobilize workers in the
states for this very important protest for good governance” the statement reads.