Akeredolu bans NURTW indefinitely in Ondo

March 9, 2021
7 Views

Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo: bans NURTW indefinitely

Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo: bans NURTW indefinitely

By Muftau Ogunyemi/Akure

Governor Rotimi Akeredolu has announced an indefinite suspension of all activities of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) in Ondo state.

Dr Adedoyin Odebowale, Senior Special Assistant to the Governor on Special Duties and Strategy, made this known while addressing Government House correspondents in Akure.

The state government had earlier suspended the activities of NURTW and the Road Transport Employees Association of Nigeria (RTEAN) for two weeks over power tussle among the union leaders.

The governor’s aide said all NURTW members had been ordered to vacate all motor parks across the state immediately.

“The government hinged its decision on unruly and uncultured behaviour of the union leaders which resulted in violent attacks on members and other innocent people of the state.

“The government will not continue to fold its arms and allow innocent citizens to suffer in the hands of NURTW members who have resorted to violent attacks in recent times.

“This morning, there was pandemonium in major motor parks as NURTW officials engaged themselves in violent attacks, brandishing dangerous weapons such as guns and cutlasses.

“This indefinite suspension does not affect RTEAN, whose members have comported themselves in a peaceful manner,” he said.

You may be interested

“I Want You To Help Me Pray For YouTube” – TB Joshua Urges Congregation
News
1 views
News
1 views

“I Want You To Help Me Pray For YouTube” – TB Joshua Urges Congregation

Webby - April 19, 2021

 TB Joshua The founder of The Synagogue Church of All Nations, Pastor TB Joshua, has urged his followers to “pray…

Dancer, Kaffy Slams Follower Who Said ‘Her Age Is Now Showing’
News
8 views
News
8 views

Dancer, Kaffy Slams Follower Who Said ‘Her Age Is Now Showing’

Webby - April 19, 2021

Kaffy Nigerian dancer, choreographer, dance instructor, Kaffy Shafau has slammed a follower who made a comment about her age after…

Naira Depreciates Against Dollar…See Latest Exchange Rate
News
3 views
News
3 views

Naira Depreciates Against Dollar…See Latest Exchange Rate

Webby - April 19, 2021

Naira and Dollara The naira recorded a slump against the US dollar on Friday, 16th April 2021. The naira and…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.