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The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the strike, the longest industrial action in the Nigerian judiciary, was suspended on June 9 following a meeting between officials of the union and the National Judicial Council, led by the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Ibrahim Muhammad.

Some of the governors who are already in Asaba as of 11:30 am for the crucial meeting are the host governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa (Delta), Chairman of the Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF), Dr. Kayode Fayemi (Ekiti); Chairmen, South-West Governors Forum, Mr. Rotimi Akeredolu (Ondo), Governors Seyi Makinde (Oyo), Nyesom Wike (Rivers) and Dapo Abiodun (Ogun).

The Governor stated this in his office on Thursday night when he played host to a delegation of the Nigerian Academy of Science led by its President, Prof. Ekanem Braide,  alongside Ekiti State GBV Management Committee led by Erelu Bisi Fayemi after a two-day assessment of GBV projects and facilities across the State.

The News Agency of Nigeria reports that a Wuse Zone 2 Magistrate Court, Abuja, on March 16, gave the Commissioner of Police, FCT Command, three weeks to produce two staff of OGFZA;  Wasiu Sule, the Head of Legal Services and Secretary to OGFZA’s Board and  Alenju Ngofa, who is the Human Resource Head of the organisation, for arraignment.

The News Agency of Nigeria reports that on April 6,  judiciary workers, under the aegis of the Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN), embarked on an indefinite nationwide strike demanding an enforcement of constitutional provisions and court judgments granting financial autonomy to the judiciary at both the state and federal levels.