There are indications that nurses in Lagos state who had commenced a warning strike may call off their action today.
This is because the Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu at a closed-door meeting with members of the Nigerian Association of Nurses and Midwives, Lagos State Council on Sunday evening resolved to call off after hours of discussions.
It was gathered that both parties agreed on a number of issues which had been raised by the nurses at the meeting with the leadership on Thursday.
It was gathered that the Governor pledged Government’s sincerity in the implementation of all that was agreed on, to the delight of the representatives of the nurses.
Chairman of the Lagos State Council of the Nigerian Association of Nurses and Midwives, Comrade Olurotimi Awojide reportedly thanked Governor Sanwo-Olu for acceding to most of their requests.
It was there that Awojide reportedly promised to call an emergency congress of the association on Monday, where the union will announce the decision to call off the planned strike.