As Workers suspend strike
The Nationwide Identity Management Commission (NIMC) says it has resumed customary enrolment companies for the Nationwide Identity Number (NIN) at its centres nationwide.
This followed the suspension of its two-day strike motion by the group of the Commission which commenced on Wednesday.
In step with an announcement from the Commission, signed by the Head of Company Communications, Mr. Kayode Adegoke, your total system faults skilled since January 6, 2021, had been sorted out earlier than the resumption of the enrolment order by the striking group.
Find that the enrolment companies at NIMC centres comprise been temporarily disrupted when the local chapter of the Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria (ASCSN) of NIMC launched into industrial motion on Wednesday, January 6, 2021, straight away after their congress.
Nonetheless, the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Ali (Pantami), promptly intervened in the topic and guaranteed the workers that he would glance into their grievances and told them to empathise with Nigerians, especially at the moment that linkage of the NIN with the Subscriber Identification Module (SIM) cards is ongoing for the protection of lives and property in the nation.
The assertion reads in aspects: “The Nationwide Identity Management Commission (NIMC) is wrathful to narrate the customary public that customary enrolment companies for the Nationwide Identification Number (NIN) comprise been completely restored at all NIMC offices nationwide as the system faults skilled since January 6, 2021, comprise been sorted out.
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“Enrolment companies comprise been temporarily disrupted when the local chapter of the Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria (ASCSN) of NIMC launched into an industrial motion on Wednesday, January 6, 2021, straight away after their congress.”
Whereas thanking Nigerians for his or her figuring out in the face of the challenges posed by the two-day hiatus in enrolment, Director-Overall of NIMC, Engr. Aliyu Aziz, harassed his Management’s avowed pursuit of the welfare, effectively being, and security of all group of the Commission.
Engr. Aziz enjoined group to head about their customary duties while completely gazing the COVID-19 protocols as they enroll Nigerians and other eligible people. He additionally gave the peace of mind that extra Interior most Preserving Tools (PPE) would be made on hand to group, as effectively as to those already donated by the World Bank which had since been distributed to all NIMC offices nationwide.
In the period in-between, workers of the Nationwide Identity Management Commission comprise suspended their two days of industrial motion which they embarked upon over the apprehension of COVID-19 spread in the agency.
In step with the group, they decided to construct the strike on retain after a gathering with the Federal Government, where it became as soon as agreed that the demands of the workers would be regarded into.
The President, Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria, NIMC Unit, Asekokhai Fortunate, who confirmed the suspension of the strike in Abuja said the group had agreed to return to their duty posts on compassionate grounds pending the implementation of the agreement reached with Federal authorities.
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