Makinde Assures Labour Leaders of Continuous Support
Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo state has assured the leadership of the Labour Unions in the state that his administration would continue to cooperate with them as partners in progress and contributors to the growth and development of the state.
He stated this during a meeting with the leadership of the Labour Unions in the state, held at the Executive Chamber of the Governor’s Office, Secretariat, Ibadan,
The governor said his government would always work with the leadership to ensure that their agitations are addressed without protests and confrontations.
While calling for patience from the Labour Unions, Governor Makinde noted that the agitations of many years cannot be resolved in a few years.
The governor, however, pledged to always have a quarterly engagement with the labour unions starting from March, 2023.
He also sought the cooperation of the civil servants and labour leaders to help improve the Internally Generated Revenue of the state in order to cover its recurrent expenditure.
Earlier, the leadership of the Labour Unions commended the magnanimity of Governor Makinde towards the state workers, pledging their unconditional support for the success of the present administration in the state.
The meeting created an avenue for the government to discuss ways to improve the welfare of the state’s workers.