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The Effect of the NLC strike in Lagos, NIgeria

Lagos State is the commercial centre of the country, and if the Labour Union strike is to be taken seriously, there has to be a copious effect of "their" resolve in Lagos, if not, it's just a child's play. As an individual I do not support this strike, I work in the private sector and everyday business counts. I believe the Labour Union has to find other alternatives to pushing their goals. I haven't had the opportunity to listen to the argument canvassed by Labour (out of lack of interest #wink), and thus my opinion would be subject to debate, but in my world that's law.
I came across the Labour Union around the Ikeja High Court sometime around 2pm yesterday, and it was obvious from the reaction of by-passers and entrepreneurs at the area that Labour does not have their support . People hurried them off the road, asking them to move their vehicles quickly, as they were already causing traffic on the small road leading to the state police command. The Labour protester also shouted back at the people calling them betrayers and labeling them as part of the people who destroyed the country. They left...but nobody cared, business resumed as usual. I spoke to a man, a photographer, who argued that staying at home becuase of the strike would mean his family would starve, as he needed the daily income to survive.
The Lagos State Secretariat, Alausa was the Labour's next target. My visit to Alausa on Wednesday showed no sign that the workers were aware of the declaration by the Nigeria Labour Congress, as business continued, and everyone was at their desk, joyfully. However, I was unable to find my way to Alausa after the Labour invaded it and vehicles could no longer access the area. Workers were also unable to leave the premises of their office for fear of being molested by the Labour officials.

Honestly, I am not an advocate of the General in Aso Villa, but I do understand that only me can look out for my interest, Labour failed me in 2012, after days of "Occupy-ing Nigeria" and Buhari-led APC having promised heaven on earth shows hell colouration, I should start looking out for my interest, and with God always interested in my physically and spiritual prosperity, the future is assured. #smile. Who ever wishes to go on strike can do that, I have nothing against you, but please don't ask me to join you, the Constitution guarantees my freedom of association, which means "I" choose my association.

Goodluck to the workers on strike, shege Baba to those who wan force me to join.
Lagos—Except for the on-going “Settlement Week”, in the Lagos Judiciary, which prevented High Court from litigating on cases before it, all workers of the judiciary were at work yesterday. The settlement week enable litigants to sit around table and mediate on their cases peacefully. Observation by Vanguard at the Ikeja Division of the state High Court revealed that the Magistrate courts were sitting and attending to cases filed before them. The probate, litigation and bailiff sessions of the court were working optimally attending to all issues brought before them. A senior Registrar told Vanguard that it will be counter productive for the workers in the judiciary to go on strike, especially when the court was on strike for over a month last year. He said: “ We can’t join the strike called by the NLC. This is because, it’s obvious that there is a subsisting court’s ruling restricting the body from engaging on the work to rule.

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