OrderPaperToday – The Parliamentary Staff Association of Nigeria (PASAN) has said it suspended its warning strike action embarked upon on Monday December 17, 2018, because the management of the National Assembly had met some of its demands.
The workers had demanded the payment of their outstanding wage increment of 28% of salaries, improved condition of service and constitution of Commissioners of the National Assembly Service Commission (NASC).
But speaking to journalists on Thursday, Chairman of PASAN, Comrade Musa Muhammed Bature said the strike action was suspended as some of the demands are receiving attention.
According to him the management of the institution has agreed to implement 28% increment in the Consolidated Legislative Salary Structure (CONLESS) and that payment would start in January 2019.
Furthermore, the management agreed that outstanding letters of promotion will be released as soon as work resumes and that a committee was set up with the union to identify available vacancies before the end of the year 2018.