BREAKING: Ebonyi Judicial workers call off strike

The Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN), Ebonyi state chapter has called off its indefinite strike.

The workers had embarked on the strike on August 13 to protest the non- implementation of the consolidated Judiciary Staff salary structure by the state government.

The strike had crippled the activities at the judiciary in the state with the courts remaining shut.

However after negotiations with the state government on Wednesday, the Union agreed to call of the strike.

National Organising Secretary of Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria, Prince Chinedu Eze announced the suspension of the strike on Wednesday in Abakaliki, the state capital.

He explained that the decision followed the intervention of various stakeholders.

According to him, calling off the industrial action will enable the state government look into the demand of the workers and address areas of concern.

The Chairman, Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria in Ebonyi State, Comrade Nnachi Oko said the workers would abide by any decision reached by the National Leadership and commended members for supporting the industrial action.