The ongoing NLC and TUC strike has been suspended by the National Executive Council of the Nigeria Labour Congress and the Trade Union Congress on Wednesday night.
The suspension comes after the intervention of the National Security Adviser, Nuhu Ribadu unions.
Sources revealed that the meeting which was held between the leaders of the organised labour and commenced at a few minutes past 7 pm and lasted for close to one hour
The National Deputy Vice-President of the TUC, Tommy Etim, made this development public in Abuja, during an interview.
He said, “The NEC of the NLC and the TUC have suspended the strike. We did this based on our trust for the National Security Adviser, Nuhu Ribadu, who gave us his words.”
Meanwhile, the NSA has announced that the individuals responsible for the brutalisation of Ajaero have all been been arrested.
On the reasons for the protest, the organised labour is protesting against the alleged brutalisation of its National President, Joe Ajaero, and the failure of the government to implement some of the agreements reached on October 2, 2023 effectively.