Workers deserve more credit for nation's development, says Kwara Speaker
The Speaker, Kwara State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Dr. Ali Ahmad has
said that Nigerian workers' contribution to the development of the
country could not be over-emphasised, stressing that they deserve the
very best from their various employees.
This, according to Ahmad would further encourage them in discharging their duties effectively and enhance their productivity.
In a statement issued by the speaker's Media Aide, Shuaib Abdulkadir to
commemorate the 2016 International Workers' Day, he commended the
workers for selfless services rendered over the years inspite several
challenges being encountered.
The Speaker however called on
government and private organisations to always make workers welfare
their priority, noting that such gesture would further encourage them to
work towards the country's development.
He also challenged the
leadership of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and Trade Union Congress
(TUC) to use the occasion to harmonise all factions within the union in
order to forge ahead as one indivisible family.
enjoined the labour unions to cooperate and support President Muhammadu
Buhari's administration in its desire to make lives more meaningful to
Similarly, the Speaker advised the union to
always embrace dialogue on issues, especially as it affect their members
rather than resorting to industrial action which would further affect