JUSUN sets April 19 for nationwide peaceful protest



The Staff Union Nigeria (JUSUN) says it will hold a nationwide peaceful on April 19 to further push home its demand for financial autonomy for the .

This threat contained in a circular obtained by the News Agency Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos, dated April 16 and signed by the Deputy Secretary the Union, Mr P. Nnamani.

NAN reports that JUSUN on April 6, commenced a nationwide industrial action, calling for implementation financial autonomy for the .

While restating that the strike would continue following failure by government to meet its , the union urged its members to remain resolute in spite of pressures.

The circular read in part:

“Further be informed that following an emergency meeting of the National Working Committee (NWC) of JUSUN on the April 15, 2021,

“it is agreed that the union will organise a peaceful in the Federal Capital, which will  be replicated in the 36 state Capitals in furtherance of our agitations, from April 19, 2021.

“Please note that in case are any invitations for negotiations/talks, you should promptly inform the National Headquarters for guidelines and representations to avoid disorder in presentation of facts.” (NAN)