You’ll regret your comment – NLC blasts Kano Commissioner for calling it ‘NGO’
This is contained in a statement signed by the NLC Chairman, Kabiru Minjibir on Tuesday.
Minjibir was responding to a statement credited to the Commissioner in which he allegedly described the Labour as a ‘Mere NGO’, when the workers called for the judicious use of the over N10 billion Paris Club Fund.
The NLC Chairman said “we never expected such a derogatory and dishonorable statement on the labour from an Honourable and a learned person who by his position is the Chief financial Adviser to the Governor”.
He explained that the call by the NLC was to exercise legitimate functions as a check and balance institution in a democratic dispensation as backed by extent Labour laws.
“The outrage expressed by the Commissioner in his regard, which we consider as using a hammer to kill an ant is most regrettable”.
Minjibir advised Governor Abdullahi Ganduje to remain steadfast towards the general welfare of workers and pensioners in the state.
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