The administration of The Polytechnic Ibadan, Oyo State has described the indefinite strike embarked upon by staff within the establishment as counterproductive.
The establishment made this disclosure through a press release made obtainable to DAILY POST on Monday.
The administration of the establishment within the assertion signed by Registrar of the establishment, Mrs. Theresa Fawale, added that the strike motion by all ramifications could also be counterproductive and thus, additional negotiations needs to be explored.
DAILY POST recollects that each the tutorial and non-academic workers of the establishment had Monday morning declared an indefinite strike over the non-implementation of minimal wage.
However, Fawale, who spoke on behalf of the administration of the establishment, urged staff of the establishment to sheath their sword and return to work.
She appealed to the employees to return to work and pave method for additional negotiations.
Fawale whereas talking additional described the strike motion as a untimely and can inflict a variety of damages on the actions of the establishment.
“The Authorities of The Polytechnic, Ibadan (TPI) have appealed to the employees who commenced an indefinite motion at this time to return to work and pave method for additional negotiations.
“This strike motion is untimely and can inflict a variety of damages on the actions of the establishment, most particularly the on going first semester examination which had suffered sequence of postponement.
“The Administration needs to attraction to the hanging staff to return to negotiation desk with the federal government because the strike motion would solely put extra pressure on the actions of the establishment.
“We wish to attraction to the Unions to unlock all of the gates resulting in the establishment as there are a variety of Stakeholders who will endure from this motion.
“Many Stakeholders with intent to go to the establishment for transactions will be unable to achieve entry into the establishment whereas Employees that reside inside the establishment and their households may also endure untold hardship.
“The well being services, by this motion may also not be obtainable to the workers, most particularly people who reside inside the establishment.
“This strike motion by all ramifications could also be counterproductive and thus, additional negotiations needs to be explored.”