From: Femi Oyelola, Kaduna
Vice President Industrial global union, Comrade Issa Aremu has said the Tuesday rescheduled meeting with organized labour and civil society offers an opportunity for continuous pro- active constant engagement with organized labour and citizens on all policy reforms and socio- economic issues in the country.
He stated this in a statement made available to media in kaduna yesterday
Comrade Aremu who was also a former Vice President of NLC and former General Secretary of Textile Union while welcoming the proposed parley observed that policy dialogue in place of what he called “policy dictatorship” was necessary to prevent and apprehend incessant stoppages and protests.
He said in line with relevant ILO conventions dealing with tripartite consultation and social dialogue, people are not just means and tools of development but the end beneficiaries whose inputs are needed to compliment government afforts.