According to a notice by the National Union of Banks, Insurance, and Financial Institutions Employees, all Nigerian banks will be closed on Tuesday and Wednesday.
NAIJA NEWS NG reports that this is due to the fact that the Nigerian Labour Congress’s directive.
The notice is signed by the General Secretary, Mohammad I Sheikh.
Read the notice below.
NOTICE ON TWO DAYS WITHDRAWAL OF SERVICES
In line with the communique issued after the meeting of the National Executive Council
(NEC) of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NE.C) held on Thursday 31* August 2023 that all
affiliates should direct all its members to commence two days’ withdrawal of services
from Tuesday & Wednesday the 9″ & 6″ of September. 2023.
The directives are imperative to get the needed attention of the government and watch it off its
a new-found love of meddling in the internal affairs of unions rather than addressing the
punishing economic circumstances we find ourselves.
We hereby direct all our organs to comply with this directive by ensuring all our members
stay off duties for two days.
Your cooperation in this regard will be appreciated.