The Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, has known as on the Federal Authorities to supply a resilient base for sustainable improvement for the wellbeing of all Nigerians no matter ethnic and spiritual orientation within the nation.
Mr. Ayuba Wabba, NLC President, made the decision in a message to staff and Nigerians on the nation’s sixtieth Independence Anniversary with the theme, “Collectively” on Thursday in Abuja, NAN experiences.
Wabba additionally stated that the journey of Nigeria’s nationhood couldn’t be full with out citing the timeless and nice contribution of the Nigerian working class within the liberation and developmental battle for the nation.
“Being collectively after 60 years of independence regardless of being by way of very tumultuous moments in our nationwide life, together with experiencing a really bloody civil warfare is actually one thing to have fun.
“However being ‘collectively’ should’ve acquired a stronger worth than mere bodily co-existence and enforced tolerance of ourselves. At 60 years, we should confer an even bigger worth to our being collectively.
“Our togetherness quantities to nothing if we’re not tapping from the wealth of data, expertise and cultural variety of the Nigerian individuals.
“Our being collectively quantities to nothing if the wealthy mental useful resource of our individuals isn’t utilized to fixing key developmental points.
“Our togetherness would possibly as nicely be a legal responsibility if we fail to make use of the political course of to realize nationwide consensus on the Nigeria of our dream,” he stated.
Wabba added: “It’s unhappy that at 60 years, our political leaders nonetheless choose to ship their kids to varsities overseas and deal with themselves in overseas hospitals since our public faculties and hospitals have been so terribly mismanaged.
“Actually, the message Nigerians, particularly staff, get when our political leaders say that we’re collectively is that we’re collectively to the extent of baking the nationwide cake.”