Min­istry de­cries job in­se­cu­rity

Daily Trust - - NEWS - From Mo­hammed Shosanya, La­gos

The South-West Zonal Di­rec­tor, Min­istry of Labour and Pro­duc­tiv­ity, Dr. Ifeoma Ig­weze-Anyan­wu­tako, yesterday ex­pressed con­cern over ris­ing job in­se­cu­rity and un­fair labour prac­tices by em­ploy­ers.

Speak­ing in La­gos at a sym­po­sium or­gan­ised by the As­so­ci­a­tion of Se­nior Staff of Banks In­sur­ance and Fi­nan­cial In­sti­tu­tions (ASSBIFI) to mark this year’s De­cent Work Day, she re­gret­ted that 55 years af­ter in­de­pen­dence, many work­ers were still with­out so­cial pro­tec­tion.

ASSBIFI pres­i­dent, Com­rade Sun­day Salako, em­pha­sised the need to have a Min­is­ter of Labour who is a worker in or­der to feel the pains of the na­tion’s work­force.

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