The leadership of the Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria, PENGASSAN, says they are going ahead with their strike action and that the strike took effect yesterday.
The general secretary of PENGASSAN, Lumumba Okugbawa, speaking on Channels TV news, said the strike is to draw the attention of the federal government to issues bordering the oil sector.
He said; “This strike action is to attract the attention of the government to a round table discussion. We know the impact it will have on people but painful pills cure better than sweet pills. The strike has started”.