Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, has recalled thousands of workers he suspended in 19 parastatals in the state.

This development ended the disagreement between the government and labour union on the issue.

Okorocha announced the recall of the workers on Wednesday at a time members of Nigeria Labour Congress ,NLC, were protesting.

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Members of the NLC from the 36 states of the federation led by the National President, Comrade Ayuba Wabba on Wednesday converged on Owerri, the capital of Imo State to hold a protest and force the state to reverse its decision.

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The protest which was held basically to express their displeasure over the Concession Policy by the state government and the suspension of some workers.

According to Channelstv, the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress ,APC, John Oyegun, had earlier met with the Governor over the issues.

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The State government and the State Executive of the Nigeria Labour Congress also held talks at the office of the Secretary to the Government of Imo State, before agreement to reverse the suspension of the workers was finally reached.


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