2019 Budget: NASS Appeal To PASAN Over Proposed Strike
he Chairman House of Representatives Committee on Media and Public Affairs, Mr. Abdulrazaq Namdas says the National Assembly Leadership is intervening on the industrial dispute that has made the Parliamentary Staff to issue strike notice effective Monday the 17th of December 2018.
In a telephone message,Mr.Namdas stated that the National Assembly had last Friday interacted with the Minister of Finance and the interaction was to know why the money that was supposed to be released to the workers was not released.
He added that the appeal to PASAN members was for the workers to continue to show understanding.
Mr. Namdas remarked that the 2019 budget proposal has been slated to be presented on Wednesday, stressing that everyone knows the possible implication of not allowing the document to be presented on the entire Country.
Earlier, the Secretary, Parliamentary Staff Union, NASS branch,Comrade Suleiman confirmed to our correspondent that the proposed strike will commence on Monday morning.