FG Holds Another Meeting With Striking Health Workers

Channels Television  
Updated September 30, 2017

The Federal Government is currently holding another conciliatory meeting with striking health workers.

This second conciliatory meeting is holding after the first meeting which was held on September 27, ended in deadlock.

The meeting is chaired by the Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige. Ngige and his Ministry of Health-counterpart, Professor Isaac Adewole, are said to be absent at the meeting today. They are represented by the Minister of State for Labour and the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Health.

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The Joint Health Sector Union (JOHESU) is currently on strike, demanding among other issues, that the government pay earned salary arrears of their members