Federal Government has started the process of
enforcing ‘ no work , no pay’ rule said to be captured in the Trade Disputes of the Federation .
Once enforced, any worker who embarks on
industrial action will lose his or her pay for that
period while the period of the strike will not be
The Minister of Labour and Employment, Chief
Chris Ngige , disclosed this to State House
correspondents at the end of the weekly meeting of the Federal Executive Council presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa , Abuja .
He said the decision formed part of the report of a technical committee established on April 27 , 2016 .
The minister said the decision had become
necessary because of the many industrial actions witnessed in the country lately .