BY NKECHI NAECHE—-National Union of Air Transport Employers (NUATE) has announced that it will join force with the labour unions in the country on Tuesday to press home their demand for N30,000 minimum wage.
The National President, Ben Nnabue said: “All flights operating into and out of Nigerian airports shall be affected by this industrial action.”
He said the aviation workers will from midnight on Monday in compliance with the call for an industrial action by Labour.
The strike is to press the government for the N30,000 minimum wage request.
The Federal Government has proposed N24,000 minimum wage, but the governors say they can pay only N22,500
The strike plan has already been stopped by the Industrial Court which on Friday upheld the government’s ex parte application.