Minimum Wage: – The economy of the country will be shut down. NLC warns Nigerians ahead of November 6th nationwide strike

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The Nigerian Labour union has said there is no going back on its plan to embark on a nationwide protest over the new National minimum wage.

 

The leaders of the NLC, Trade Union Congress and the United Labour Congress with their members marched from their NLC office at DLine to the Rivers state Government House to pass their protest.

 

Speaking at the gate of the government house in Port Harcourt, United Labour Congress National Vice President,  Igwe Achese said they were at the government House to present  their protest message to Governor Nyesom Wike.

“The only thing that can abort this strike is if they agree to our terms. Until that is done, there is no going back. Our message is for Nigerians to begin to stockpile their homes with foodstuff because this strike, when it begins, it will not end until the Government meet our demands,” Achese said.

Also speaking, the chairman of the River state council of the NLC, Beatrice Itubo made it clear  that the economy of the country will be shut down on November 6 if their demands were not met.

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