Nigeria Union of Pensioners, NUP, Oyo State Council has extended its good wishes and greetings to all Nigerian workers on the occasion of this year’s May Day celebration.

Chairman of the Union, Comrade Isiaka Abolade, made this known while speaking with newsmen in Ibadan.

Comrade Abolade described Nigerian workers as the engine room for of development despite various challenges socio-economic and political challenges prevailing in the country.

On his part of the Union’s Executive Secretary, Comrade Olusegun Abatan, salute pensioners, veterans and allies for their resilience despite all odds.

He said “It is when we have good people in government piloting the affairs of the nation, with the right vision and mission, with right developmental projects that we can have good governance. What we just need to do is to galvanise ourselves, ask the right questions, demand that the right things are done and also make sure that good people get to offices. That is the essence of this year’s May Day celebration,”.

Comrade Abatan however, noted that workers including pensioners are fed up with politicians playing with the welfare of workers.

Michael Adeyemo

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