The federal authorities has warned that it’ll now not enable strikes or riots round airports nationwide.
The warning was issued hours after aviation staff underneath the aegis of the Nationwide Union of Air Transport Workers, the Affiliation of Senior Air Transport Service Personnel of Nigeria and the Employees Affiliation Nigerian Air Transport Service Chief, have suspended their strike which the unions started on Monday twenty third January. , and which additionally led to an enormous disruption of flights throughout the nation.
The employees had gone on strike for non-payment of their wages.
Apologizing to Nigerians for the inconvenience brought on by the strike, Aviation Minister Hadi Sirika mentioned the federal authorities would now not enable strikes by aviation staff across the airport as a result of no solely aviation gives important companies, however additionally it is prohibited by regulation.
He additional disclosed that the Federal Govt Council had accepted contracts value over N10 billion for the Ministry of Aviation.