Lagos workers dare rain, hold rally
Despite a downpour across the state yesterday morning, workers in Lagos converged on the Agege Stadium, demanding increased government commitment to workers’ welfare.
Speaking at the 2017 International Workers’ Day celebration, Lagos State Chairman of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Idowu Adelakun, said though the state government was setting the pace in terms of addressing workers’ plights, it should do more. especially in the face of current economic hardship.
Also speaking at the event, the state chairman of the Trade Union Congress (TUC), Francis Ogunremi, said government should double its efforts in ensuring adequate security of life and property of all Lagos residents.