Redundancy: Bi-Courtney begins payment to affected workers, as picketing consumes Jari Williams

Bi-Courtney Aviation Services Limited (BASL), operators of Murtala Muhammed Airport Two (MMA2), Lagos has commenced payment to the 30 affected workers who were disengaged following their decision to join the industry unions. This development is coming barely three months after the terminal was picketed by the aviation workers unions. Similarly, the picketing of the terminal for almost a week by the unions may have consumed Capt. Jari Williams, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) as it was gathered that he and some top management staff had been removed by the the…

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Foreign airlines may not be affected by NLC strike

Foreign airlines operating into the country may not adversely be affected by the planned grounding of activities in Nigeria, following agitation for wage increase by the nation’s unions. This is as aviation unions said they empathised with the domestic operators and other business organisations in the industry that would be affected by the action, saying that as affiliated members of labour centres, they had to comply with their directives. According to Comrade Illitrus Ahmadu, President of Air Transport Services Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (ATSSSAN), if the tripartite meeting with…

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