The Abia State chapter of the Joint Well being Sector Union (JOHESU) and Meeting of Allied Well being Professionals, have suspended the continuing strike motion launched into since Nov. 3, 2020, with quick impact.
The Council additionally directed her members to renew work as we speak Thursday, Jan. 14, 2020.
In a decision on the finish of a gathering between JOHESU, Meeting of Allied Well being Professionals and the Abia State Authorities, the Council expressed appreciation to Governor Okezie Ikpeazu for approving and implementing the Consolidated Well being Wage Construction (CONHESS) to all healthcare staff, civil service and Native Authorities Councils within the state.
Based on the decision signed by Dr Joe Osuji, the Commissioner for Well being, and Sir. Onyii Wamah, the Head of Service, on behalf of the state authorities and state Chairman (MHWUN), Comrade Okoro Ogbonnaya, and all of the Chairmen and Secretaries of the Council, “the Authorities of Abia State has proven dedication within the cost of wage arrears, having paid three months to Hospital Administration Board workers and two months to the workers of Abia State College Instructing Hospital, and 5 months to workers of Abia State School of Well being Sciences and Administration Expertise, within the month of Dec. 2020.”
The decision added that the state authorities has accredited the overall sum of N4million as working price for all of the Well being Authority Secretaries within the seventeen LGAs in addition to agreed to contain JOHESU management within the workers verification train on the Hospitals Administration Board and the Abia State College Instructing Hospital billed to start quickly.
It agreed that no any of the members of the Unions can be victimized due to the strike motion whereas noting that JOHESU must recommence the strike with a seven-day discover ought to the federal government fail to maintain its personal a part of the cut price.