First, it was a threat by the oil workers senior staff association (PENGASSAN) to shut down oil operation in Nigeria following the federal government insincerity in the negotiations with the Academic Staff Union of Nigerian Universities (ASUU). Interestingly, the oil workers union suddenly remembered to pull force with ASUU almost eight months after our universities were shut down.

You have an opportunity to innovate, becoming advocates for businesses and rowing in the same direction, for the overall good of all parties. That’s the right thing to do. That’s what will benefit thousands of your members. And at a personal level, that’s what I want given the need to secure my pension after 30 years of hard work in the industry we all care about