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The Ogun State chapter of Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN) has called off its over two months old strike.
The Secretary to the State Government, Mr Tokunbo Talabi disclosed this on Thursday after a meeting held at Oke-Mosan, Abeokuta, between the State Government officials and the State Chairman of the Union, Tajudeen Edun.
Mr Talabi who presided over the meeting and supported by the Head of Service, Mrs. Salimot Ottun, announced that the strike which started on August 11, 2021, has been suspended.
Edun in his statement said, “I want to say that the industrial action that commenced on the 11 of August, 2021, is now suspended. I want to call on all judiciary workers in Ogun State to prepare themselves and resume fully”.
When briefing newsmen on the outcome of the meeting, the State Chairman said, “there were series of meetings before the issue was finally resolved today.
“There was an agitation from the cut of our salary. We have reached an agreement with the government to resume work after striking for more than two months.
“The State Government has accepted our demands and we also agreed to what government asked from us.
Edun stated that its members have resolved to work with the present administration to take the state to greater heights.