The National Union of Crude oil and Gas Workers (NUPENG) on Sun announced the suspension of its planned strike.
Recall that Crude oil Tanker Drivers (PTD) had announced that it will embark on a strike due to the pitiful province of the country’s highways and other issues.
It lamented that the union has lost many lives and asset due to naughty roads.
Nevertheless nonetheless, the strike, which would have kicked off on Monday, was shelved because of the intervention by the Federal Authorities.
Mr Tayo Aboyeji, the S-Westward Zonal Chairman of NUPENG, in an interview with the Tidings Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos, said the suspension was to allow the union’s representatives and that of authorities to address the knotty issues at stake.
“The leadership of the union after a brief coming together with representatives of authorities decided to suspend the strike in the involvement of the country.
“The coming together with the authorities continues during the week with the assurance that the union grievances will be positively addressed,” he said.
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