The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan appeal for a speedy and amicable resolution of the ongoing negotiations between the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities(ASUU)
This he said is expedient and instructive to ensure that the nation’s universities reopen for learning and research in the spirit of May Day,
A statement by his special adviser on media Ola Awoniyi said
“We should always be mindful that no society can make meaningful progress without industrial peace and harmony.
These were all contained in a message of congratulations to Nigerian workers on the occasion of 2022 May Day.

Lawan also celebrated the workers for their immense contributions to the development of the nation.

“Nigerian workers deserve our appreciation and respect for their contributions to the development of our country.

“I also salute them for their patriotic cooperation with the government and and other institutions in the collective efforts to address societal challenges.

“There is no gainsaying the fact that Labour creates wealth for the nation, the more reason that the welfare of the Nigerian workers should always be accorded priority.

“As Parliament, the National Assembly will continue to partner with the Organised Labour in addressing issues that affect workers and the generality of the Nigerian people.

“Despite the prevailing challenges, the relationship between Labour and the Government should be cooperative in the overall interest of the country.

“Once again, I say congratulations to all Nigerian workers and wish them a happy May Day,” Lawan says.

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